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Scott Bader Commits to the Irish Composites Market
- Scott Bader has further committed to the Irish composites market through the incorporation of its Irish office.Previously part of Scott Bader UK, Scott Bader Ireland was established as its...
Brazilian composites industry meets Top of Mind 2021 finalists
- Promoted by ALMACO since 2010, Top of Mind is the main award in the composites sector – a type of special plastic present in more than 70 thousand applications in the civil construction,...
50 % weight reduction with composite part for automotive rear seat back
- The calculations have been done in the framework of the AZL Workgroup Product Cost Benchmark. Within this workgroup the AZL Network has the possibility to closely work together with the team and...
Researchers Explore 3D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades with Improved Recyclability
03/12/2021 - A team of National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) researchers are furthering their revolutionary combination of recyclable thermoplastics and additive manufacturing to manufacture advanced...
Thermoplastic Wheel Takes the Rough Road
03/12/2021 - Oribi Composites has launched what it calls the world’s first high-performance off-road utility vehicle (UTV) wheels made with advanced thermoplastic composite materials. The new composite UTV...
Composite Integration appoints new director
03/12/2021 - Molding specialist Composite Integration has appointed Dr Tim Searle as its new research and development director.According to the company, Dr Searle has supported the company’s...
Hexcel and Metyx develop pultrusion
03/12/2021 - Hexcel is collaborating with Metyx to make carbon pultruded profiles made from polyurethane (PU) resin and unidirectional carbon fiber for the wind energy market.Hexcel makes polyurethanes...
Airtech’s Dahltram® Resins Qualified For Use On All CEAD AM FlexbotPlatforms
- Airtech Advanced Materials Group has been extruding and compounding resins for nearly 50 years and has expanded its offering with a line of technologically advanced and reliable resins for use in...
Hexcel partners with Metyx for high performance carbon pultrusion technology
- The two companies have joined forces to develop technology that builds on Hexcel expertise in polyurethanes for the ski industry combined with its strength in providing high-performance composites...
JW Hill Capital acquires Performance Plastics and Angeles Composites Technologies
- Located in San Diego, California, Performance Plastics, Inc. (“PPI”) is a manufacturer of precision-engineered composite aerostructure components for major military and commercial OEMs...
Plataine receives SME 2021 Excellence in composites manufacturing award
- SME, the professional association committed to advancing manufacturing professionals, academia and communities, awarded Plataine an 2021 Excellence in Composites Manufacturing Award. The award,...
Hexcel and Fairmat Partner to Recycle Carbon Fiber Prepreg into Composite Panels
02/12/2021 - Hexcel and Fairmat have announced an agreement to build the capability to recycle carbon fiber prepreg from Hexcel European operations for reuse in composite panels sold into commercial...
UK’s First Moulded FRP Lock Gates Installed by ECS
- ECS Engineering Services has installed the UK’s first ever set of moulded fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) lock gates on the River Thames at Sunbury Dry Dock. The new gates, fitted on behalf of...
FibreCoat GmbH closes first financing round
- The capital raised is being used to expand the FibreCoat team to increase sales and marketing activities as the company looks to increase capacity and to allow FibreCoat to build new partnerships...
New lightweight strong composites
01/12/2021 - The Aluula Durlyte series was recognized by ISPO Textrends as a Top 5 winner at the 2022/23 Awards.Aluula Composites has launched a new range of composites which it says is lighter and stronger...
Composite Integration Appoints New Research and Development Director
- Composite Integration has carried out both collaborative and internal Research and Development activities since its beginnings in 2002. These activities have continued to develop and grow. Dr Tim...
Duplex filament winding machine of Roth Composite Machinery with double power
- The company from Steffenberg now offers the Filament Winding Machine FWA 1 Duplex. The new process technology enables the winding process from both sides of a spindle and thus halves the...
A more than 40-meter-long carbon fiber high-speed passenger catamaran launched in China
- The hull of “Haizhuwan” has a length of 42.8 meters and a width of 10.8 meters. It can carry 260 passengers. Using water jet propulsion, its speed can overtake 37 knots. Its carbon...
Plastics at battery show
26/11/2021 - Chemicals company Lanxess plans to showcase a range of its fiber reinforced composites at the Battery Show Europe, reportedly the biggest trade fair for battery technology and manufacture in...