DuPont Tedlar® and Seaman Corporation Announce New Shelter-Rite® High Light Transmission Architectural Fabric

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WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 12, 2022 – DuPont and Seaman Corporation today announced the launch of a new Shelter-Rite® High Light Transmission architectural fabric using transparent Tedlar® PVF film. This new architectural fabric is ideal for structures that require natural light such as sports arenas, event venues and greenhouses. Seaman Corporation will showcase this new product at IFAI Expo (Booth #1403), October 12-14, in Charlotte, North Carolina.

“We are thrilled to continue our long-standing history of collaboration with Seaman Corporation and know their latest innovative offering will meet an important need for the building industry,” said Matt Urfali, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, DuPont™ Tedlar®.

Transparent UV-blocking Tedlar® film is an ideal high-performance material that provides decades of durable protection. With excellent weatherability and dirt-shedding properties, Tedlar® preserves the life and aesthetics of architectural fabric structures even in extremely harsh environments. It provides high level of protection against ultraviolet (UV) light, moisture, rain, and pollution. Shelter-Rite® architectural fabrics with Tedlar® have a proven track record of long-lasting performance and aesthetics.

“Our new Shelter-Rite® High Light Transmission fabric is just the latest in a long history of providing best-in-class architectural fabric,” said Frank Bradenburg, Business Director of Architectural Fabrics, Seaman Corporation. “With the added protection of Tedlar®, our customers know that their fabric structure will perform and look like new for many years.”

To learn more about Shelter-Rite® High Light Transmission or to request a sample please visit


About DuPont™ Tedlar®

Tedlar® represents a portfolio of product solutions with over 60 years of service to the solar, aerospace, building & construction and many other markets. Tedlar® films provide superior surface protection for a variety of materials and industries, including construction, signage & graphics, transportation, healthcare and wallcoverings. We are committed to continuing to innovate through time-tested science and engineering to solve today’s challenges. To learn more about the Tedlar® business, please visit


About Seamen Corporation

Since 1949, Seaman Corporation has been a world leader of innovative, high performance coated fabrics including FiberTite® Roof Systems, Shelter-Rite® Architectural Fabrics, XR® Geomembranes, and Shelter-Rite® Truck Tarps, as well as collapsible fuel tanks and tent materials for military and government applications. Seaman Corporation is a Veteran owned USA manufacturing-based company. To learn more, visit


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