Other Services

Formation Marine GRP also works in the Visual Merchandising and Museum Display industries providing predominantly off site assistance to mannequin and display manufacturers.  The proprietor Tim Seaman has worked in visual merchandising for 15 years covering the manufacture of retail display mannequins and furniture, museum display mannequins and supporting props.

There are many GRP companies in the UK but the Display industry, specifically mannequins, benefit from an established understanding of their needs and the requirements of their product.

Formation Marine GRP has this experience and believes it can deliver a service to this industry at any stage of the production process. In this time experience has been gained in all process sectors.

  • Plaster finishing mannequin masters to a polished paint finish
  • Production GRP moulding (including the use of silicone and polyurethane      rubbers)
  • Production lamination to a very high standard
  • First and second finishing for final top coat
  • Spraying various finishes including cellulose and 2K

Experience in the museum display industry includes,

  • Wax casting and finishing
  • Body and hand life casting
  • Development and production of supporting props

These combined skills enable Formation Marine GRP to take on custom projects.  For companies who work with such a wide variety of materials such as retail window designers, introducing GRP specialists to their team for a limited period can help them guarantee safely, the progress of the task in hand.  Visit our gallery to see the variety of applications we have encountered.

 Formation Marine GRP
Lanner Moor, Redruth,
Cornwall, TR16 6HU

e: contact@formationmarinegrp.co.uk
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