07 March 2017
07 March 2017
The UBE Group will present its numerous new products at JEC World in Paris, which are tailor-made for the composites industry.
These products include:
UPIA-NF: An environmentally friendly, water-based polyimide paint with a heat resistance of up to 450 °C.
a-BPDA: An asymmetrical monomer that is used to increase the heat resistance and viscosity of polymer products or as a matrix resin for composites.
Simtex: A high-strength polypropylene fibre for manufacturing thermoplastic composites.
Visit UBE in Hall 5A, Stand M55 at JEC World 2017.
Teijin's high-performance materials will be adopted in the carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) vehicle developed by the Kogakuin University Solar Team for the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge taking place in Australia this October.
The Institute for Computational Design and Construction (ICD) and the Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design (ITKE) at the University of Stuttgart, Germany, are researching a novel production process for architectonic structures based on SGL Group's SIGRAFIL 50k carbon fibres.
METYX reports the conclusion of a major deal with long-time partner Karl Mayer for the supply of new warp knitting production lines to provide 12,000 tonnes of additional glass and carbon fibre multiaxial fabric capacity.