rail materials

At CB Frost, we stock, supply and convert a wide range of high-performance materials to meet the stringent requirements of the modern Railway industry. The materials used in the construction of rail carriages play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety, efficiency and longevity of the vehicles and carriages. As technical advancements continue to shape…

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RSN 2024

It’s an exciting time for CB Frost as our team gears up for the summer, starting with RSN 2024, which takes place at Derby Arena on 4th July. Now in its fifth year, Rolling Stock Networking (RSN) is the UK’s largest international rail industry exhibition, attracting rolling stock businesses from all over the world. Primarily…

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Rogers Bisco BF1000

With its wide range of resistance properties, customisability and durability, Rogers BISCO BF1000 is ideally suited for use in applications for customers across many of the industries that CB Frost regularly serves. Having been founded in 1921, we have seen many innovations in material development over the last 100 plus years. Having grown alongside the…

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sponge rubber extrusions

In the world of industrial manufacturing and product design, there are certain materials and products that play pivotal roles yet seldom receive the spotlight they deserve. Among these, sponge rubber extrusions stand out as unsung heroes of vibration isolation and noise control in many different industries. Often hidden away in the crevices of machinery, buildings,…

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thermal management EV batteries

In the rapidly expanding and evolving landscape of electrical vehicles (EVs), one critical aspect that takes centre stage is the thermal management of EV batteries. Teaming up with Rogers’ Corporation, we supply high performance insulation materials to safely manage the temperature of lithium-ion batteries, preventing thermal runaway and propagation. With the government pledging to meet…

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rubber gasket

In the world of sealing solutions, rubber gaskets stand as stalwart defenders against leaks, environmental factors, and mechanical stresses. Their flexibility, resilience, and reliability make them indispensable components across a wide spectrum of industries, from automotive to aerospace, manufacturing to medicine and everything in between. Yet, even the most robust rubber gasket can face challenges…

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changes at CB Frost

  As the end of the year approaches, as well as looking forward to the new year, we always like to take the opportunity to look back on the key events of the past year. 2022 was an important year of changes at CB Frost as we entered the electric vehicles market and developed a…

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silicone rubber strips

With its unique properties and versatility, silicone rubber has revolutionised numerous industries. From automotive and aerospace to healthcare and electronics, silicone rubber has become a go-to choice for manufacturers seeking a high-performance material. With its exceptional durability, heat resistance, and flexibility, silicone rubber strips, sheet material and gaskets offer a wide range of benefits that…

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nitrile rubber

Nitrile rubber, also known as nitrile butadiene rubber, acrylonitrile butadiene rubber, Buna-N or NBR, is a highly versatile material that has gained popularity as a gasket material in various industries. A copolymer of butadiene and acrylonitrile, the chemical and physical characteristics of the material depend on the composition of nitrile, meaning that the properties of…

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