ABOUT PLAST-TECH

  • News
    Distribution agreement with Selstad AS

    The Norwegian equipment supplier Selstad AS and PLAST-TECH have entered into a distribution agreement for equipment for land-based fish farming. With this agreement, PLAST-TECH gets another solid business pillar and Selstad becomes a more complete dealer of fish farming equipment.

    Selstad is already a large and international company within supplying equipment to the sea-based fish farming industry. Now, Selstad is expanding the activity into equipment for land based fish-farming.

    "With this distribution agreement, we can provide solutions for land-based plants and fingerling plants in addition to our solutions in sea-based aquaculture. We are excited to be able to contribute to bring this exciting solution from PLAST-TECH into the market.", says CEO of Selstad, Hans Petter Selstad.

    Hans Petter and Endre Kvalheim



    PLAST-TECH chooses Autodesk Fusion 360 as our CAD and simulation tool

    PLAST-TECH SIA believe that Autodesk Fusion 360 is the first 3D CAD, CAM, and CAE tool of its kind, connecting the entire product development process into one cloud-based platform that works on both Mac and PC.

    PLAST-TECH SIA and the Norwegian sister-company Koda AS has a long experience within design, product development and production drawings. Now we look forward to use Autodesk fusion 360 as our tool to bring own and customer ideas into life.

    © 2019 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.



    Opening of the new production facility

    During the visit of Norwegian ambassador Kristian Ødegaard and representatives from Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia, the new production facility is opened.

    Photo: Lauris Rinmanis

    Increasing the production capacity

    We are pleased to announce that we have began the process to expand our production area. Our current facility is around 1200 square meters. By building another facility next to the current one, we shall increase the total production area to 3200 square meters. We look forward to offer our clients increased production capacity in early 2019.

    Partnership with Driftwood ehf

    We have estabilished a healthy relationship with a new product development and design partner - Driftwood ehf from Iceland.

  • Approach
    Our values

    Photo: Lauris Rinmanis

    We offer more than 16 years of experience in the composite industry. We have designed and produced a wide variety of composite solutions for maritime and automotive industries as well as for individuals - from boats and auto bodywork to swimming pools and storage products.

    We do everything from engineering and design to tooling and production as a part of both our own solutions and partnerships. Our production methods are mainly wet layup and resin infusion. High quality and attention to detail are our core values at every stage of the production process.

  • History
    How we came to be


    Year 2019: A new production hall is opened. PLAST-TECH is continuing a steady growth. The company offers a wide range of services. From the office in Norway the company provides product development, design, production drawings, project management and sales. From the production plant in Latvia PLAST-TECH produce plugs, moulds, prototypes, components and finished multi material products.

    Year 2018: Production of various FRP (Fiber Reinforced Plastic) products to several different customers. The company gets sustainable growth.

    Year 2017: Endre Kvalheim joins PLAST-TECH SIA as part owner and CEO. PLAST-TECH goes through a corporate renewal. A turnaround year for the company.

    Year 2014 - 2017: Horse trailer production in cooperation with MUSTANG-trailers AS.

    Year 2006 - 2013: Going automotive. In cooperation with Ebil Norge, production of fiberglass bodies for a city electric car - Buddy, the sixth generation of the Kewet electric vehicle. In cooperation with Loyds Industri, fiberglass hardtop production for Toyota Hilux.

    Year 2005: A change of mindset. Due to instability of pleasure boat market, a decision is made to also produce other products.

    Year 2002 - 2004: Navette is successfully manufacturing two boat models - Navette S565 and Navette 540. In 2003, production is outsourced to a Latvian company with a goal to cut costs while maintaining the quality. This step results in lower prices and product being more available to the customer. To ensure quality control, Navette expands its operations to Latvia - Rune Nilsen estabilishes a new company and production facility in Saldus.

    Year 2001: Rune Nilsen starts a company called Navette in Norway. The company is born out of an idea to design and manufacture pleasure boats. Initially there are 3 founders, but later Rune Nilsen buys all shares.

  • BUSINESS INFORMATION
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    Business Name: PLAST-TECH SIA
    Business Address: Enkuri, Saldus pagasts, Saldus novads, LV-3801
    Registration No: 48503022589
    VAT Registration No: LV48503022589
    E-mail: info@plast-tech.lv

    Bank name: Citadele banka AS
    SWIFT: PARXLV22
    IBAN: LV12PARX0013958590001 EUR
    IBAN: LV55PARX0013958590003 NOK

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