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Intertronics Offers Technology and Training to Enhance Productivity

Intertronics Offers Technology and Training to Enhance Productivity

23 May 2017

Intertronics is offering process innovation and training to its customers to enhance their productivity and ability to compete in both home ...


NetComposites Enterprise and ACMA Launch Global Composites 2018

NetComposites Enterprise and ACMA Launch Global Composites 2018

16 May 2017

NetComposites Enterprise, in association with the American Composites Manufacturers Association (AMCA), is pleased to announce the launch of...


Williams Grand Prix Engineering Chief Composite Engineer Confirmed for Multicomp Conference Panel

Williams Grand Prix Engineering Chief Composite Engineer Confirmed for Multicomp Conference Panel

16 May 2017

Brian O’Rourke, Chief Composites Engineer at Williams Grand Prix Engineering, has been confirmed as a panel member for Multicomp 2017, takin...


Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub launched

Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub launched

09 May 2017

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub has held a launch event in Notti...


Abaris and KVE Partner on Training in Europe

Abaris and KVE Partner on Training in Europe

02 May 2017

US company Abaris Training Resources and KVE Composites Group of The Netherlands have agreed a collaboration...


ACMA Invites Entries for 2017 Composites Excellence Awards

25 April 2017

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) is now accepting entries for the Awards for Composites Excellence (ACE), which are sponsored by Composites One. The deadline for submission is 15 May. 


Ecocomp Student Poster Competition Launched

Ecocomp Student Poster Competition Launched

11 April 2017

Ecocomp 2017 will feature its inaugural Student Poster Competition. Judged by a panel of industry experts, led by Neil Calder of Engineered ...


Programme for EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Hub Launch Event Announced

11 April 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Hub will be hosting an Open Day on the 4 May 2017 at the East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham, UK.


New ASTM Standard Helps Test 'Sandwich' Panels Used in Airplanes

28 March 2017

A new ASTM International standard will help test ‘sandwich’ panels, which are flat, lightweight, durable products often used in the cabin floors and other areas of airplanes.


Confidence and Excitement for Materials 2017 Expressed by Key Partners

28 March 2017

Key influencers in the UK architecture and construction media industry have voiced their support for Materials 2017 – the new conference and exhibition coming to London, UK, next month on the 25-26 April.


Record Breaking Figures for JEC World 2017

Record Breaking Figures for JEC World 2017

21 March 2017

JEC WORLD 2017 closed its doors on Thursday 16 March 2017 with a 2-digit attendance growth (+10%).


ALMACO Announces Action Plan for 2017

ALMACO Announces Action Plan for 2017

21 March 2017

ALMACO, the Latin American Composite Materials Association, has announced its action plan for 2017, where, in addition to the traditional co...


H-Prec, Pond and 3D Fortify Win JEC Group Startup Booster Competition

H-Prec, Pond and 3D Fortify Win JEC Group Startup Booster Competition

21 March 2017

Additive manufacturing, biomaterials and disruptive technology on Pre-Preg are the 3 innovations presented by these 3 winners from France, I...


Composites UK Launches SME Regional Roadshows for 2017 in Partnership with the National Composites Centre

21 March 2017

Composites UK has launched a series of regional SME roadshow events for 2017 in partnership with the National Composites Centre (NCC).


Tecnatom Shows Its Inspection Systems That Reduce Time and Cost in Manufacturing Processes at JEC World 2017

Tecnatom Shows Its Inspection Systems That Reduce Time and Cost in Manufacturing Processes at JEC World 2017

14 March 2017

Tecnatom Group, together with its French subsidiary M2M, will showcase its technological developments for the aerospace industry, especially...


Solvay Launches SolvaLite 730, a Next-generation Sub 60 Seconds Cure Technology for Automotive Applications

14 March 2017

Solvay will launch its new innovative thermoset prepreg resin system SolvaLite 730 specifically developed for high volume automotive applications at JEC World 2017.


Graphene-Enhanced Composite Materials Improve Lightning-Strike Performance

14 March 2017

Haydale Composite Solutions are producing a graphene-enhanced electrically-conductive carbon fibre-reinforced composite materials with improved resistance to damage from a severe lightning-strike event.  


Teijin Exhibits High Performance Products at JEC World 2017

14 March 2017

The Teijin Group will showcase a wide range of high-performance composite products at JEC World 2017.


JETCAM Launches Low-cost Subscription for Composite Material Location/life Tracking Software

14 March 2017

JETCAM launches CrossTrack MTL, its composite material and kit location/life tracking software which is available on a monthly subscription basis and companies can also receive an initial free three-month trial without commitment.


Porcher Industries Writes Next Chapter in History With Massive Growth and Investment Plans Worth €50+M for 2017

Porcher Industries Writes Next Chapter in History With Massive Growth and Investment Plans Worth €50+M for 2017

07 March 2017

Porcher Industries will implement a multi-million Euro growth and restructuring phase as the company moves into 2017.


Recycled Carbon Fibres Used in Novel Rail Vehicle Project

Recycled Carbon Fibres Used in Novel Rail Vehicle Project

07 March 2017

ELG Carbon Fibre says it is taking a prominent role in a project to develop a novel composite bogie frame for use in rail vehicles.


SCIGRIP Secures Multiple High Volume Sales with Top European Marine Manufacturers

07 March 2017

SCIGRIP is reporting a strong and impressive start to 2017 following a number of successful trials in boat yards across Europe, the company has secured a significant number of high volume orders with leading sail, power and leisure boat manufacturers.


Good Growth Expected Next Week in Paris for Jec World 2017

Good Growth Expected Next Week in Paris for Jec World 2017

07 March 2017

JEC World will take place from 14th - 16th March in Halls 5a and 6 of Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, France, for 3 days of Network...


3A Composites AIREXBALTEKBANOVA Presents Latest Innovations at  JEC WORLD

3A Composites AIREXBALTEKBANOVA Presents Latest Innovations at JEC WORLD

07 March 2017

3A Composites AIREXBALTEKBANOVA will showcase its new products, AIREX T10.60 and BALTEK VBC QX based on PET foam and balsa composite materia...


Alan Harper Showcases Newly Launched MAGLOC at JEC World

Alan Harper Showcases Newly Launched MAGLOC at JEC World

07 March 2017

Alan Harper Composites has launched MAGLOC, a new composite mould air ejector comprising of just two hardened precision steel parts locked t...


Altair Shows How to Unlock the Potential of Lightweight Design at JEC World

Altair Shows How to Unlock the Potential of Lightweight Design at JEC World

07 March 2017

Altair will present its comprehensive technology and expertise to design, analyse, and optimise composite material structural parts and asse...


Anaglyph Demonstrates Augmented Reality for Composites Manufacturing with PlyMatch at JEC World

Anaglyph Demonstrates Augmented Reality for Composites Manufacturing with PlyMatch at JEC World

07 March 2017

Anaglyph is demonstrating the ‘revolutionary’ hand-layup ply placement technology PlyMatch.


A. Schulman Introduces New High-strength Composite Material at JEC 2017

07 March 2017

A. Schulman will present its range of Engineered Composites and Powders for Thermoplastic Composites at JEC World 2017.


Diab to Show Products and Innovations at JEC World 2017

07 March 2017

Diab will be showcasing its latest product innovations and engineering capabilities for a number of applications including marine, aerospace, transport and wind energy.


Covestro Present Composites for Cost-effective Lightweight Construction at JEC World

Covestro Present Composites for Cost-effective Lightweight Construction at JEC World

07 March 2017

Covestro will present material solutions and technologies for the automotive, electronics and construction sectors and for the generation of...


Bond-Laminates Focus on Hybrid Moulding Plus IMD Technology at JEC World

07 March 2017

Bond-Laminates will be making hybrid moulding plus IMD (In-Mould Decoration) technology at JEC World 2017.


CGTech to Showcase VERICUT Composites Applications Software at JEC World

CGTech to Showcase VERICUT Composites Applications Software at JEC World

07 March 2017

CGTech will demonstrate how critical simulation is when trimming composite parts and also demonstrate VERICUT Composite Applications: VERICU...


CHOMARAT Showcases G-FLOW for Infusion and Highlights latest JEC Innovation Award as a Partner in the Fast RTM Project

CHOMARAT Showcases G-FLOW for Infusion and Highlights latest JEC Innovation Award as a Partner in the Fast RTM Project

07 March 2017

CHOMARAT G-FLOW, a reinforcement that combines structural and vacuum-draw functionalities, and is being used by leading companies in the mar...


Covestro Presents Composites for Cost-effective Lightweight Construction at JEC World

Covestro Presents Composites for Cost-effective Lightweight Construction at JEC World

07 March 2017

Covestro will present material solutions and technologies for the automotive, electronics and construction sectors and for the generation of...


CRP Technology Showcases Additive Manufacturing with Windform Materials at JEC World

CRP Technology Showcases Additive Manufacturing with Windform Materials at JEC World

07 March 2017

CRP Technology will showcase its latest innovations in the field of additive manufacturing with Windform high performance materials.


Diab to Show Products & Innovations at JEC World 2017

07 March 2017

Diab will be showcasing its latest product innovations and engineering capabilities for a number of applications including marine, aerospace, transport and wind energy.


Dow Presents Innovative VORAFUSE Epoxy Intermediates for Mass Production in Passenger Vehicles at JEC Paris 2017

Dow Presents Innovative VORAFUSE Epoxy Intermediates for Mass Production in Passenger Vehicles at JEC Paris 2017

07 March 2017

Dow Automotive will present its latest innovation in composite solutions, VORAFUSE epoxy intermediates at JEC 2017.


ELG Carbon Fibre Showcase Recycled Carbon Fibres Used in Novel Rail Vehicle Project at JEC World

ELG Carbon Fibre Showcase Recycled Carbon Fibres Used in Novel Rail Vehicle Project at JEC World

07 March 2017

ELG Carbon Fibre is taking a prominent role in a project to develop a novel composite bogie frame for use in rail vehicles.


Evonik to Showcase its News VESTAPE Unidirectional Tape at JEC World

Evonik to Showcase its News VESTAPE Unidirectional Tape at JEC World

07 March 2017

Evonik will showcase its endless fibre-reinforced UD tapes with thermoplastic matrices at JEC World 2017, now distributing them under the VE...


FRD Showcase Expertise in Plant Fibres at JEC World

FRD Showcase Expertise in Plant Fibres at JEC World

07 March 2017

Fibres Recherche Développement (FRD) will showcase its expertise in plant fibres, from the choice of reinforcement (UD, multiaxial, rovings,...


Granta Presents Latest Composite Information Management Software and Support for Simulation at JEC World

07 March 2017

Granta Design will present its latest software technology, solutions for managing composite data, support for composite simulation, and tools to aid the qualification and specification of composites, at JEC World 2017 in Paris.


Hexcel Promotes its Cross Sector Innovations at JEC World

07 March 2017

Hexcel will be promoting a number of composite innovations for aerospace, wind energy, automotive and recreation industries at JEC World 2017.


JEC Group Puts Entrepreneurship on the Front Scene With ‘Startup Booster’

07 March 2017

JEC Group launches ‘Startup Booster’, a program meant to support and accompany innovations and entrepreneurship in composites (aeronautics, automotive, construction, medical, design, sports and leisure, etc.), a dynamic and growing market that is expected to reach $ 90 billion (in value) by 2020.


JETCAM Showcases New Versions of Crosstrack and Latest Expert CAM/Nesting Software at JEC World

07 March 2017

JETCAM will exhibit version 4 of its CrossTrack Composite Manufacturing suite, including the new Material Tracking Lite (MTL) product aimed at customers who want low-cost material life tracking of rolls and kits at JEC World 2017.


L&L Showcases Structural Adhesive A-K083 - Supplied to Automotive Composites Customer - at JEC World

L&L Showcases Structural Adhesive A-K083 - Supplied to Automotive Composites Customer - at JEC World

07 March 2017

L&L Products has joined a top composite customer to work together on a solution to bond a rear spoiler made from carbon fibre reinforced...


METYX Composites Showcases New High Performance RTM Fabric and Carbon Woven Technical Textiles at JEC World

METYX Composites Showcases New High Performance RTM Fabric and Carbon Woven Technical Textiles at JEC World

07 March 2017

METYX Composites will showcase its latest high performance Eglass, aramid and carbon fibre technical textile products in its range of RTM, m...


Michelman to Focus on the Power of Fibre Sizings at JEC World

Michelman to Focus on the Power of Fibre Sizings at JEC World

07 March 2017

Michelman will use this year’s JEC World 2017 event in Paris, France to feature its versatile line of fibre sizings that are used by fibre p...


North Thin Ply Technology Showcases Unique Technologies for Performance Sports at JEC World

North Thin Ply Technology Showcases Unique Technologies for Performance Sports at JEC World

07 March 2017

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT) will showcase its range of Thin Ply Prepregs, processing technologies and products for performance sports a...


Porcher Industries and Airbus Helicopters to Showcase World’s First Carbon/PEEK Helicopter Rotor Hub at Jec World 2017

Porcher Industries and Airbus Helicopters to Showcase World’s First Carbon/PEEK Helicopter Rotor Hub at Jec World 2017

07 March 2017

Airbus Helicopters and Porcher Industries will showcase the latest structural component on the H160; Airbus Helicopters’ new cutting-edge co...


RAMPF Display Latest Materials and Technologies JEC World

RAMPF Display Latest Materials and Technologies JEC World

07 March 2017

RAMPF Tooling Solutions will feature the newest board, paste, and liquid materials for maximising the benefits of lightweight construction u...


R-TECH Materials Showcase Composites Laboratory Tests at JEC World

R-TECH Materials Showcase Composites Laboratory Tests at JEC World

07 March 2017

R-TECH Materials will be showcasing its capabilities for composites at this year’s JEC World in Paris.


Rubbercraft Showcase Custom Made High Performance Reusable Vacuum Bags at JEC World

Rubbercraft Showcase Custom Made High Performance Reusable Vacuum Bags at JEC World

07 March 2017

Rubbercraft will showcase its latest capabilities to design and custom manufacture elastomeric Reusable Vacuum Bags (RVB) during JEC World i...


SCIGRIP and Magnum Venus Products to Host Technical Demonstrations at JEC World

SCIGRIP and Magnum Venus Products to Host Technical Demonstrations at JEC World

07 March 2017

During JEC World, SCIGRIP is participating in a series of technical demonstrations with Magnum Venus Products.


SAERTEX and Brødrene Aa Win the JEC Innovation Award 2017 for ‘Vision of the Fjords, Ship of the Year 2016 in Norway’

07 March 2017

SAERTEX, together with Brødrene Aa and two other partners, have won the prestigious JEC Innovation Award 2017 in the ‘Better Living’ category for the tourist ferry ‘Vision of the Fjords’, which is constructed almost completely of carbon.


Scott Bader Showcase Olympic Laser Dinghy, Adhesives and Composite Materials at JEC World

Scott Bader Showcase Olympic Laser Dinghy, Adhesives and Composite Materials at JEC World

07 March 2017

Scott Bader will be promoting its materials solutions for manufacturers of composite parts under a new ‘Making a Positive Difference’ corpor...


Sicomin Secures Significant Bio Resin Contract With Cobra International and Launches InfuGreen 810 Infusion System at JEC World

Sicomin Secures Significant Bio Resin Contract With Cobra International and Launches InfuGreen 810 Infusion System at JEC World

07 March 2017

Following the launch of Sicomin’s bio resin range, the company says it has firmly established itself as the leading formulator and supplier ...


Technical Fibre Products Launch New Nonwoven Materials at JEC World

Technical Fibre Products Launch New Nonwoven Materials at JEC World

07 March 2017

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will showcase its new range of lightweight nonwovens with increased flexibility, smoothness and fibre volume ...


TenCate Launches Next Generation Composite Materials for Aerospace and High Performance Industrial Applications at JEC World

07 March 2017

TenCate Advanced Composites will launch its next generation of fibre reinforced composite materials for aerospace and high performance industrial applications during JEC World 201.


Textechno Launches New Precision Test Equipment to Measure Properties of Rovings at JEC World

07 March 2017

extechno will launch its latest equipment ROVINGTEST which measures the most important properties of rovings all at once.


Toho Tenax Europe Showcases New Thermoplastic Recycling Solution at JEC World

Toho Tenax Europe Showcases New Thermoplastic Recycling Solution at JEC World

07 March 2017

Toho Tenax Europe (TTE) has developed a new compound, based on recycled thermoplastic carbon fibre material and PEEK (polyetheretherketone) ...


Wabash and Carver Highlight Hydraulic and Pneumatic Presses at JEC World

Wabash and Carver Highlight Hydraulic and Pneumatic Presses at JEC World

07 March 2017

Wabash MPI and Carver are exhibiting at JEC World 2017 and will highlight their full line of hydraulic and pneumatic presses for the composi...


Program and Keynoter Announced for the North American Pultrusion Conference

28 February 2017

Nearly 100 composites manufacturing industry professionals will assemble in Atlanta, Georgia, US, on 4-5 April 2017, for the North American Pultrusion Conference, produced by the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and the European Pultrusion Technology Association (EPTA).


Site Visit to A C Marine & Composites Dubbed a Success

Site Visit to A C Marine & Composites Dubbed a Success

21 February 2017

Composites UK recently organised a site visit of A C Marine & Composites (ACM&C) in Gosport, UK, giving them an insight into the com...


New Dust Information Seminar Launched by Dark Matter Composites and Composites UK

New Dust Information Seminar Launched by Dark Matter Composites and Composites UK

14 February 2017

Following on from two successful events in 2016, Dark Matter Composites and Composites UK are again teaming up to provide a seminar on risks...


Prof Mark Goulthorpe Day Two Keynote Speaker for JEC’s ‘The Future of Composites in Construction’

14 February 2017

Prof Mark Goulthorpe, Associate Professor at the MIT Department of Architecture, teaching in undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate programs, and undergoing research in digital design and fabrication will serve as the guest keynote speaker for the Future of Composites in Construction Show & Conferences in Chicago at McCormick Convention Center, the premier convention facility in North America, Downtown Chicago, Illinois, US on 21 June 2017.


Diab/CCG and Aquarius Shipyard Win Prestigious Prize At ICERP

31 January 2017

The ICERP-JEC Innovation Award within the Marine segment goes to Diab/CCG and Aquarius Shipyard for innovative use of a single shot resin infusion process with stiffeners for the hull and deck or all kinds of vessels.


Applications for the AVK Innovation Award 2017

31 January 2017

The German Federation of Reinforced Plastics (AVK) is inviting applications for the AVK Innovation Award 2017 in fibre-reinforced plastics/composites.


The Core of the Bioeconomy: New Developments in Bio-based Building Blocks and Platform Chemicals

31 January 2017

For its 10th anniversary, the International Conference on Bio-based Materials, 10-11 May, Cologne, Germany, has a special focus: Bio-based building blocks and platform chemicals


New Technology for Mass-production of Complex Moulded Composite Components

New Technology for Mass-production of Complex Moulded Composite Components

24 January 2017

Evonik’s newly developed PulPress method is ensuring manufacturers can mass-produce complex moulded parts at a reasonable price, taking the ...


JEC Group Celebrates Composite Innovation at JEC World 2017

24 January 2017

JEC World 2017 will take place from 14th - 16th March at the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, France, and JEC Group is proud to unveil the names of the 13 winners of the JEC Innovation Awards.


Carbon Nanotubes – a Game Changer in Reinforcing Composites

24 January 2017

A recent study by the Institute of Polymers and Composites at Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) has compared neat and TUBALL single wall carbon nanotube modified unidirectional CFRP prepreg with results showing that ultra-low concentrations of 0.01 and 0.05 wt.%, nanotubes significantly improve fracture properties and fatigue behaviour.


Energy Efficiency Applications Brings Award to Kordsa

24 January 2017

Kordsa has won the Jury’s Special Award in the ‘Project Contest on Energy Efficiency in Industry’ organised by the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Renewable Energy Directorate General.


First Recipient of Dr. John S. Michelman Award for Outstanding Technical Contributions Announced

24 January 2017

John B. Homoelle, outgoing Director of New Technology & Regulatory Affairs at Michelman, has become the first recipient of the company’s Dr. John S. Michelman Award for Outstanding Technical Contributions.


Sicomin Supplies Complete Composite Materials Package for Gilded Domes of New Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Paris

Sicomin Supplies Complete Composite Materials Package for Gilded Domes of New Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Paris

17 January 2017

Sicomin has supplied a complete package of composite materials to produce both moulds and parts for the 5 gilded domes of the recently inaug...


CompIC 2017 Panel Session Announced to Include Network Rail and Rijkswaterstaat

CompIC 2017 Panel Session Announced to Include Network Rail and Rijkswaterstaat

17 January 2017

The panel has been announced for CompIC 2017 and will consist of Network Rail, Rijkswaterstaat, Optima Projects and Connectra Global, which ...


Osirys Project to Run Workshop as Parallel Session at CompIC 2017

Osirys Project to Run Workshop as Parallel Session at CompIC 2017

10 January 2017

On 31st January 2017, the Osirys Project consortium will be holding a project workshop to deliver its results to the construction industry a...


Multicomp 2017 to Analyse Multimaterial Composites for Advanced Multifunctionality

Multicomp 2017 to Analyse Multimaterial Composites for Advanced Multifunctionality

03 January 2017

Multicomp conference is set to bring together researchers, designers, manufacturers and end-users to showcase the latest developments in hyb...


American Composites Manufacturers Association Continues Advocacy for Composites in Infrastructure Applications

03 January 2017

From 7th-9th February 2017, the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and its members will continue to advocate for the increased use of fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in infrastructure applications.


First Ever North American Pultrusion Conference will take Place 4-5 April 2017, in Atlanta

20 December 2016

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and the European Pultrusion Technology Association (EPTA) announce the first ever North American Pultrusion Conference, which will take place 4-5 April 2017, at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.


AVK Innovation Awards Presented to Four Outstanding Winners

20 December 2016

The AVK – Industrievereinigung Verstärkte Kunststoffe (Federation of Reinforced Plastics) has announced the winners of its Innovation Awards 2016.


Carbon Concrete Composite Team Wins President of Germany’s German Future Prize

Carbon Concrete Composite Team Wins President of Germany’s German Future Prize

13 December 2016

Toho Tenax congratulates the carbon concrete composite researchers Prof. Manfred Curbach, Prof. Chokri Cherif and Prof. Peter Offermann from...


Asian Composites Challenges More and More at the Centre of JEC Asia

Asian Composites Challenges More and More at the Centre of JEC Asia

13 December 2016

The 9th annual edition of JEC Asia in Singapore concluded on a positive note for the Composites markets in Asia Pacific as the event counted...


USQ Seminar Attracts Research Leaders in Advanced Composites

USQ Seminar Attracts Research Leaders in Advanced Composites

13 December 2016

The University of Southern Queensland hosted the 1st International Symposium on Advanced Composites at USQ Springfield recently.


Winners of Composites Industry´s Top of Mind Announced

13 December 2016

On 8 December, the awards ceremony for the Composites Industry ‘Top of Mind’ competition was held in São Paulo, Brazil.


Discover the Future of Composites in Construction: Programme Announced for CompIC 2017

Discover the Future of Composites in Construction: Programme Announced for CompIC 2017

29 November 2016

NetComposites is pleased to announce the publication of the conference programme for CompIC 2017 which will set the scene for the future of ...


The Composites Innovation Cluster Celebrates its Success at Westminster Event

The Composites Innovation Cluster Celebrates its Success at Westminster Event

29 November 2016

After five years of work with a total spend of £22m, the Composites Innovation Cluster (CiC) came to a close on 17 November 2016 with a high...


Plataine Wins ‘2016 Innovation in Composite Manufacture Award’

29 November 2016

On 2 November 2016 at the National Conference Centre in Birmingham, Composites UK awarded Plataine with the 2016 Innovation in Composite Manufacture Award.


TFP Launch Updated Tecnofire Range

TFP Launch Updated Tecnofire Range

22 November 2016

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will be launching its new, updated Tecnofire range of fire protection materials at Composites Europe in Dusse...


Carbon Fibre Design Contest 2017

22 November 2016

Olympus-FRP Brigante Engineering Group and the Arch. Simonetta Pegorari, Communication & Marketing, Composite Materials, Tepco and CMC Composite Materials centre has launched the 2017 Carbon Fibre Design Contest with the support of Stratasys.


LORD Competes for the Top of Mind Award of the Composites Industry in Brazil

22 November 2016

LORD is competing for the fifth Top of Mind Award of the Composites Industry in the category ‘Adhesives’.


Solvay ‘Materials Supplier for Aftermarket’ Category Winner at 46th SPE Automotive Innovation Awards

Solvay ‘Materials Supplier for Aftermarket’ Category Winner at 46th SPE Automotive Innovation Awards

15 November 2016

Solvay is the materials supplier named on an SPE Automotive Innovation Awards Competition winner in the Aftermarket Category.


9th JEC Asia Innovation Award Winners Announced

9th JEC Asia Innovation Award Winners Announced

15 November 2016

The 9th annual JEC Asia will showcase the best current and future Composites Innovations during the 3 day event held between the 15-17 Novem...


TFP Host Live Webinar on Composites Structures Using Nonwovens

TFP Host Live Webinar on Composites Structures Using Nonwovens

15 November 2016

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will be hosting a free, live Webinar titled ‘learn to enhance the performance, properties and production of c...


Composites UK 2016 Composites Industry Award Winners Announced

15 November 2016

On 2 November 2016, at the National Conference Centre in Birmingham, Composites UK announced the winners of its 2016 industry awards at its prestigious black-tie awards dinner.


Benefit from Graphene in Your Composite Development

Benefit from Graphene in Your Composite Development

08 November 2016

Meet and interact with graphene experts at the Graphene Connect workshop taking place at Messe Düsseldorf, conference room 814 A & B, du...


VELOX Introduces Its Comprehensive Composites Range at Advanced Engineering Show

VELOX Introduces Its Comprehensive Composites Range at Advanced Engineering Show

01 November 2016

VELOX will be present at the Advanced Engineering Show taking place on the 2-3 November at NEC in Birmingham, UK.


Attwater Highlights New Capabilities at Advanced Engineering 2016

Attwater Highlights New Capabilities at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

Attwater and Custom Composites will display advanced carbon fibre marine products and a range of their best-selling laminates, when they ret...


Chomarat Presents Latest Glass and Carbon Innovations at Advanced Engineering 2016

Chomarat Presents Latest Glass and Carbon Innovations at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

On 2-3 November, Chomarat will present its latest glass and carbon innovations at the Advanced Engineering Show in Birmingham, UK.


Cristex Composite Materials Present New Materials at the Advanced Engineering Show 2016

25 October 2016

Cristex Composite Materials will be exhibiting at the Advanced Engineering Show 2-3 November 2016, NEC, Birmingham, UK.


ELG Carbon Fibre Presents 2.7 Metre Nonwoven Recycled Mats at Advanced Engineering 2016

ELG Carbon Fibre Presents 2.7 Metre Nonwoven Recycled Mats at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

ELG Carbon Fibre will be making its debut appearance at the Advanced Engineering Show 2016 in Birmingham, UK on the 2-3 November.


epm: technology Celebrates 20 Years in Business at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

epm:technology has achieved AS9100 approval industry standard quality management system (QMS) within the aerospace sector and says it has strengthened its team with the key appointment of Andrew Walker as Commercial Director.


Hexcel Displays Bright Lite Structures Award-winning Zenos E10 Chassis at Advanced Engineering 2016

Hexcel Displays Bright Lite Structures Award-winning Zenos E10 Chassis at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

Hexcel says its HiMax carbon fibre reinforcements have been selected by Bright Lite Structures (BLS) for the manufacture of safety-critical ...


John Burn to Showcase Latest Key Products at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

In the past decade, John Burn has been a regular exhibitor at the Composites Engineering Show, part of Advanced Engineering.


National Composites Centre Showcases Tier 1 Core Research at the Advanced Engineering Show 2016

25 October 2016

This year the NCC says its stand is going to be bigger and better than ever, and even made from carbon fibre.


Pipex px Present World’s Phenolic FRP Handrail at Advanced Engineering Show 2016

25 October 2016

Pipex px will be exhibiting at Advanced Engineering 2016 and its Technical Director and composite solutions specialist, Simon Eves, will be one of this year’s expert guest speakers, presenting an enlightening brief on the ‘World’s First Phenolic FRP Handrail Application Offshore’.


PRF Showcase Latest Prepreg Materials at the Advanced Engineering Show 2016

25 October 2016

The PRF team will showcase its prepreg materials alongside its traditional hand layup range, and in particular, will be presenting its highly toughened RP549 epoxy prepreg.


Scott Bader Showcasing Olympic Class Laser Dinghy and Advanced Composites Materials at Advanced Engineering 2016

25 October 2016

Scott Bader will be exhibiting its latest technology advanced materials and services for manufacturing high performance composite parts, including its Crystic Ecogel ‘ultra-low’ styrene content spray gelcoats range with four grade options for a variety of end applications including marine, transportation, buildings, general industrial and wind turbine blades.


CAMX 2016 Reflects the Growth and Bright Future of the Composites & Advanced Materials Industry

CAMX 2016 Reflects the Growth and Bright Future of the Composites & Advanced Materials Industry

18 October 2016

CAMX 2016 Reflects the Growth and Bright Future of the Composites & Advanced Materials Industry   


3A Composites AirexBaltekBanova wins IBEX Innovation Award for its BANOVA Products

3A Composites AirexBaltekBanova wins IBEX Innovation Award for its BANOVA Products

18 October 2016

3A Composites AirexBaltekBanova was awarded the IBEX Innovation Award 2016 in Boatbuilding Methods & Materials for its BANOVA products.


Composites One Extends 2017 Educational Partnership with IACMI

18 October 2016

The schedule for Composites One, the Closed Mold Alliance and Magnum Venus Products 2017 educational workshops that run in association with the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) has been released.


Huber’s Fire Retardant Additives Business Introduces Two Technical Innovations

11 October 2016

The Fire Retardant Additives (FRA) business unit at Huber Engineered Materials has introduced two new technologies.


CAMX Technical Paper and Poster Session Winners Announced

CAMX Technical Paper and Poster Session Winners Announced

04 October 2016

CAMX, The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo, announced the CAMX 2016 Technical Paper Award and Poster Session winners during the expo, ...


Olympic Gold Medallist to Speak at Composites in Sport Conference

Olympic Gold Medallist to Speak at Composites in Sport Conference

27 September 2016

Olympic canoeist, Tim Baillie, will provide the keynote at Composites in Sport 2016, taking place on 16 November at Holywell Park Conference...


AkzoNobel Launches Safety E-learning Program

AkzoNobel Launches Safety E-learning Program

27 September 2016

AkzoNobel launches an innovative e-learning safety training module at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) in Anaheim, Californ...


Composites UK Reveals its Industry Award Shortlist for 2016

27 September 2016

Composites UK has revealed its shortlist for the 2016 composites industry awards.


Finalists Announced for ACMA Awards for Composites Excellence

Finalists Announced for ACMA Awards for Composites Excellence

20 September 2016

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) has announced the finalists for the Awards for Composites Excellence (ACE), sponsor...


Lean Mean Process Machine Live at CAMX

Lean Mean Process Machine Live at CAMX

20 September 2016

Composites One, along with the Closed Mould Alliance and more than 20 industry partners, will present more than 15 closed mould and advanced...


TFP Exhibit Innovative Nonwoven Developments at CAMX

TFP Exhibit Innovative Nonwoven Developments at CAMX

20 September 2016

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will be exhibiting several innovative nonwoven developments at CAMX from 27-29 September 2016 in Anaheim, Cal...


Chomarat will Present a Carbon C-PLY Backpack Frame at CAMX 2016

Chomarat will Present a Carbon C-PLY Backpack Frame at CAMX 2016

20 September 2016

Chomarat will present its latest innovations at CAMX 2016, including a carbon C-PLYT backpack frame created in partnership with Rocket Compo...


Wabash and Carver at CAMX 2016

Wabash and Carver at CAMX 2016

20 September 2016

Wabash and Carver are highlighting their standard and custom composite moulding presses for manufacturing and laboratory applications, with ...


Scott Bader North America Promoting Adhesives and Advanced Composites Materials at CAMX 2016

20 September 2016

A newly renamed Scott Bader North America (SBNA) is exhibiting at CAMX 2016 from 27-29 September 2016, in Anaheim, California, US, in Booth S46.


Solvay Wins SPE Process Innovation Award for BMW M4 GTS Hood as 'Most Innovative Composite Part’

Solvay Wins SPE Process Innovation Award for BMW M4 GTS Hood as 'Most Innovative Composite Part’

20 September 2016

Solvay has received the 2016 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Process Innovation Award for the ‘Most Innovative Composite Part’.


ACIC 2017 Announces Call for Papers

ACIC 2017 Announces Call for Papers

06 September 2016

The eighth biennial Advanced Composites in Construction (ACIC) conference will be taking place on 5-7 September 2017, at the University of S...


NCC-Foam Showcases Lightweight Biocomposite Sandwich Material at SMM

06 September 2016

EU Funded project, NCC-Foam, is presenting a demonstrator at SMM, the leading international maritime trade fair, in Hamburg, Germany, taking place 6th - 9th September.


Speakers Announced for All-New CAMX Live!

06 September 2016

Luminati Aerospace CEO Daniel Preston, Architect Greg Lynn, and Local Motors General Manager Gregory Haye highlight the first ever CAMX General Session panel.


Michelman Introduces Hydrosize Link – Next Generation Polyurethane Fibre Sizing for Automotive Under-the-Hood Composites

06 September 2016

Michelman is introducing two unique polyurethane dispersions designed as fibre sizing for reinforced composites in automotive under-the-hood applications.


AMRC Tested Aerobatic Aircraft Put Through Its Paces at Top Global Airshow

AMRC Tested Aerobatic Aircraft Put Through Its Paces at Top Global Airshow

23 August 2016

A spectacular aerobatic aircraft, which passed airworthiness tests at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre wit...


Papers Invited for NetComposites’ Inaugural Multicomp 2017 Conference

Papers Invited for NetComposites’ Inaugural Multicomp 2017 Conference

09 August 2016

Papers are requested for NetComposites’ first ever Multicomp Conference, which will take place on 21-22 June 2017, at the Nottingham Confere...


Call for Papers Announced for International CompIC 2017 Conference

Call for Papers Announced for International CompIC 2017 Conference

12 July 2016

Abstracts are now being taken for CompIC, an international conference focussing on composites in construction, which will take place 31 Janu...


Composites Innovation 2016 a Global Success

Composites Innovation 2016 a Global Success

05 July 2016

Composites Innovation 2016, which focused on the latest advances in automation, was a huge success attracting people from across the globe.


Boeing Launches Second Century of Aerospace Leadership at Farnborough International Airshow

28 June 2016

Boeing will celebrate its 100th anniversary at the Farnborough International Airshow, displaying advanced commercial and defense platforms, and presenting a unique exhibit to commemorate its first century and look ahead to the future.


Composites for End-users Showcased at the 9th JEC Asia Pacific International Composites Event

21 June 2016

For the 9th consecutive year, the JEC Asia International Composites event will settle in at the Suntec Center in Singapore for another three-day event on 15-17 November 2016.


Composites for End-users Showcased at the 9th JEC Asia Pacific International Composites Event

Composites for End-users Showcased at the 9th JEC Asia Pacific International Composites Event

31 May 2016

For the 9th consecutive year, the JEC Asia International Composites event will take place at the Suntec Center in Suntec City, Singapore, fo...


SPE Lifetime Achievement Award Winner for 2016 Announced

31 May 2016

Dr. Lawrence T. Drzal, University distinguished professor of Chemical Engineering and Director-Composite Materials and Structures Center at Michigan State University's College of Engineering, has been named the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award winner by the Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE).


Keynote Speaker Announced for 5th Biennial Composites Innovation Conference

Keynote Speaker Announced for 5th Biennial Composites Innovation Conference

17 May 2016

NetComposites is pleased to announce Andrew Mafeld of Connectra Global as its keynote speaker at Composites Innovation 2016, taking place on...


JEC Americas 2016 Unites Innovative Developments in Composites Manufacturing at Annual Conference

19 April 2016

JEC Americas International Composites Event will bring together trailblazers and innovators in composites at the fifth annual international conference and exhibit show in Atlanta, US from 3-5 May 2016.


Programme Announced for Composites Innovation 2016

29 March 2016

The Composites Innovation 2016 conference programme has been released featuring speakers from Altair, Plataine, Coriolis, Exel Composites, Flow International, Mafic and Sandvik.


JEC World Preview: Composites Innovations and End-User Planets

JEC World Preview: Composites Innovations and End-User Planets

01 March 2016

JEC World will take place from 8th – 10th March 2016, in a 62,000 sqm exhibit space within Paris Nord Villepinte Exhib...


Composites Innovation 2016 to Focus on Advances in Automation

23 February 2016

The 5th biennial Composites Innovation Conference will take place on 22-23 June 2016 at the Mercure St Paul’s Hotel, Sheffield, UK, focusing on latest advancements in automation.


DIAB Will Participate in Compic Middle East 2016 in Dubai

02 February 2016

Diab will participate in CompIC (Composites in Construction) Middle East Conference, which will take place at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort in Dubai, UAE, 9-10 February 2016.


JEC’s Experience Composites Sets Ambitious Goals

05 January 2016

The new fibre composite and lightweight construction trade fair ‘Experience Composites – powered by JEC’ will take place in Augsburg, Germany, between 21-23 September 2016, for the first time.


Cyclitech is Rolling Along Just Fine!

22 December 2015

JEC Group and the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) have finished two days of conferences and business networking on the use of composite materials in racing bicycles and on applying technology transfer to the design of consumer bicycles.


JEC Americas Solidifies Partnership with IACMI

15 December 2015

JEC Group has recently become a Consortium Member of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI - The Composites Institute).  


Visitors to 'Essentials for Excellence in Aerospace Manufacturing' Demonstrate a Thirst for Knowledge

15 December 2015

Organised by CGTech, TTL and Siemens, the ‘Essentials for Excellence in Aerospace Manufacturing’ conference was held at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), Coventry, UK, on 26 November 2015.


NTPT Develop New Thin Ply Prepreg Technology

NTPT Develop New Thin Ply Prepreg Technology

08 December 2015

NTPT will demonstrate how Thin Ply Prepreg Technology can help bicycle designers develop lighter, stronger and faster frames at Cyclitech 20...


JEC World Presents a New Format

JEC World Presents a New Format

01 December 2015

JEC is locating its Paris, France, exhibition to a bigger venue with a new name: JEC World.


Record Numbers Flock to UK’s Biggest Engineering Trade Show

17 November 2015

The UK’s largest annual trade show and open conference for the high performance engineering sectors closed its doors to record numbers of visitors this November.


International Composites Seminar Brings Together 350 People in São Paulo

International Composites Seminar Brings Together 350 People in São Paulo

17 November 2015

350 people participated in the International Composites Seminar last week in São Paulo, Brazil; an event organised by the Latin American Com...


Strongwell Corporation Receive ACE Award

Strongwell Corporation Receive ACE Award

17 November 2015

Strongwell Corporation has been awarded the American Composites Manufacturers Association’s (ACMA) ACE Award in the Infinite Possibility for...


Record Numbers Attend 2015 UK Composites Industry Awards Dinner

Record Numbers Attend 2015 UK Composites Industry Awards Dinner

17 November 2015

Composites UK, the Trade Association for the UK composites industry, welcomed 250 attendees to its Awards Dinner on 4 November 2015, a repor...


Far-UK Wins Composites UK Engineering 2015 Innovation in Design Award

Far-UK Wins Composites UK Engineering 2015 Innovation in Design Award

17 November 2015

At this year’s Composites UK Industry Awards annual dinner, the ‘Innovation in Design’ award was won by Far-UK for its super lightweight car...


Brazilian Composites Sector Elects the 2015 Top of Mind Companies

17 November 2015

Approximately 200 people participated in the the Brazilian Composites Industry Top of Mind award ceremony, held on 5 November 2015 at Transamérica Expo Center, in São Paulo, Brazil.


VERICUT V7.4 in Pole Position at Williams F1

17 November 2015

Over 100 people from almost 60 of the UK’s leading technology manufacturing companies attended CGTech’s latest VUE 2015 (VERICUT Users Exchange), held on 29 September 2015, at Williams F1, Oxfordshire, UK.


SPE Automotive Division Names Winners for 45th Annual Automotive Innovation Awards

17 November 2015

The Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) have announced the category and Grand Award winners for its 45th-annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition, the oldest and largest recognition event in the automotive and plastics industries.  


NetComposites Announce Call for Papers for Composites Innovation Conference

NetComposites Announce Call for Papers for Composites Innovation Conference

10 November 2015

NetComposites presents Composites Innovation 2016, an international conference and exhibition taking place 22-23 June 2016 at the Advanced M...


JEC Group and SPE to Launch the First International Conference on Bicycle Technology

JEC Group and SPE to Launch the First International Conference on Bicycle Technology

10 November 2015

JEC Group is going a step further in its mission to address every industry using Composites Materials by focusing a brand new conference on ...


EPSRC CIMComp to Present New Textile and 3D Reinforcement Developments at Composites Engineering 2015

03 November 2015

EPSRC CIMComp will present new developments in textile and 3D reinforcements including quad-axial braiding, tufting with multifunctional threads, and Augmented Reality (AR) training tools at the Composites Engineering show at The NEC, Birmingham, UK. 


5th Annual JEC Americas Returns to Atlanta with Focus on Composites Manufacturing and End-Users Needs

03 November 2015

Co-located with Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas, the JEC Americas Composites Show & Conferences will be host to 750 exhibitors and 9,000 attendees encompassing 363,000 square feet of the Georgia World Congress Center on 3-5 May 2016.


CAMX Awards' Winners Announced

CAMX Awards' Winners Announced

03 November 2015

The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) presented two awards, sponsored by Ashland, honouring cutting-edge innovations that will s...


JETCAM Rolls Out New Software

03 November 2015

JETCAM Composite roll out new versions of its core composite software products, as well as showcasing the latest in laser projection systems which offer solutions for kitting, automatic ply verification and documentation, and FOD prevention at Airtec in Munich, Germany, Hall C3 Booth B15 between 3-5 November 2015.


Lightweighting Excellence Programme Announce Three Automotive OEMs Working on Vehicle Weight Reduction

Lightweighting Excellence Programme Announce Three Automotive OEMs Working on Vehicle Weight Reduction

03 November 2015

The Lightweighting Excellence Programme (LX) will be launched at Advanced Engineering UK 2015 and it will announce three UK-based automotive...


Six Manufacturing Firms Join West Midlands Showcase at Advanced Engineering UK 2015

03 November 2015

Automotive firms from the West Midlands’ six Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) will take part in a delegation to showcase the region’s services and cutting-edge technology to the wider engineering market.


UK’s Biggest Advanced Engineering Show Builds Momentum

UK’s Biggest Advanced Engineering Show Builds Momentum

27 October 2015

Advanced Engineering UK returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 4-5 November 2015.


NetComposites ‘Introduction to Composites’ Training Module Running Live at UK Advanced Engineering Show

27 October 2015

NetComposites will be running one of its Live Online Training modules, ‘Introduction to Composites’ during the Advanced Engineering Show 2015 taking place on 4 – 5th November at The NEC, Birmingham, UK.


Aligned Flax Tapes for Maximum Performance and Minimum Cost

Aligned Flax Tapes for Maximum Performance and Minimum Cost

27 October 2015

At the upcoming Advanced Engineering Show, Composites Evolution will be launching its new range of aligned Biotex Flax tapes, offering signi...


NTPT Showcases Lightweight Prepreg Solutions at the Composites Engineering Show 2015

NTPT Showcases Lightweight Prepreg Solutions at the Composites Engineering Show 2015

27 October 2015

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT) will be showcasing its lightweight prepreg and automation solutions for the marine, motorsports, industrial...


New VERICUT Version on Display at Advanced Engineering

27 October 2015

CGTech will demonstrate the new version of VERICUT CNC machine simulation and optimisation software at Advanced Engineering 2015 on the 4-15 November 2015. 


Sigma Components Showcase Sigma Lite Range of Lightweight Components at the Advanced Engineering Show

27 October 2015

Sigma Components will showcase its Sigma Lite range at the Advanced Engineering show including its ‘star of the show’ COMPipe – a composite aero-engine pipe that delivers weight savings of 50% over traditionally-manufactured pipes.


Scott & Fyfe Launch New Composite Reinforcement Materials at the Advanced Engineering Show

27 October 2015

Scott & Fyfe will introduce several new products to its growing range of standard and innovative reinforcement materials for the composite industry at Advanced Engineering UK, which is to be held in The NEC, Birmingham, UK on the 4-5 November 2015.


Technical Fibre Products Exhibiting Advanced Nonwovens at Advanced Engineering UK

27 October 2015

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will be exhibiting its advanced nonwovens at the Composites Engineering Show, part of the Advanced Engineering UK group of events which will be held at The NEC, Birmingham, UK from 4-5 November 2015.


Attwater Returns to the Composites Engineering Show for 6th year

27 October 2015

Attwater Group is once again exhibiting at the Advanced Engineering Show when it returns for the sixth consecutive year in November.


Formax Showcases Portfolio Of Multiaxial Reinforcements at the Composites Engineering Show 2015

27 October 2015

Formax will be showcasing a selection of their optimised multiaxial fabrics for the automotive, aerospace, marine, sports and industrial markets Advanced Engineering Show 2015 taking place on 4 – 5th November at The NEC, Birmingham, UK.


VELOX to Present its Composites Range at Advanced Engineering Show

27 October 2015

VELOX will present its wide portfolio of composites specialities including epoxy resins, reinforcements such as natural fibres, pre-pregs, carbon fibre, as well as tooling materials, core materials and release agents Advanced Engineering Show 2015 taking place on 4 – 5th November at The NEC, Birmingham, UK.


Sicomin to Offer Advanced Epoxy Solutions at CAMX 2015

27 October 2015

Sicomin will present infusion processing solutions that best assist manufacturers within the marine sector, aerospace and sports and leisure markets at CAMX 2015.


IDI Composites International and Horton Nominated for the CAMX 2015 ACE Award for High Strength Composite

27 October 2015

IDI Composites International has partnered with Horton to produce a high-strength composite fan blade that excels at engine cooling in harsh environments.


Vectorply Releasing Cloud-based VectorLam Cirrus 2.0 at CAMX

27 October 2015

Vectorply is excited to announce the release of VectorLam Cirrus 2.0 at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) on 26-29 October 2015 at the Dallas Convention Center in Dallas, Texas, US.


Cytec Presents its Composite Materials Portfolio at CAMX 2015

27 October 2015

Cytec Industries will be presenting information on its end to end composite portfolio, including structural and tooling prepregs, resin infusion systems and structural adhesives that are complemented by a range of process materials available as roll stock or tailored kits.


Composites One Announces Partnership with IACMI

27 October 2015

Composites One, along with the Closed Mold Alliance and Magnum Venus Products, has partnered with the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) to lead four schools in 2016 focused on advanced process and materials.


Covestro Polyurethane and Know-how Strengthen Composite Parts and Customer Collaborations

27 October 2015

Covestro will showcase its advanced polyurethane systems for composites and examples of its customer collaborations during Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX).


AMRC Expertise Takes Flight at London’s British Design Museum Exhibition

AMRC Expertise Takes Flight at London’s British Design Museum Exhibition

27 October 2015

The University Of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), along with Boeing, is to have work shown at the British Design Mu...


Innovation at the Heart of Advanced Engineering UK

Innovation at the Heart of Advanced Engineering UK

13 October 2015

More than 700 leading international suppliers have booked stands for Advanced Engineering UK, which opens its doors on 4th - 5th November 20...


Scott Bader Highlights Benefits of Structural Adhesives for Composites at CAMX 2015

Scott Bader Highlights Benefits of Structural Adhesives for Composites at CAMX 2015

13 October 2015

At CAMX 2015, Scott Bader is promoting its latest advanced composite materials and applications, including the carbon fibre compatible high ...


DIAB Nominated for a Sustainability Award

13 October 2015

On 16 October, DIAB has the chance to win the award for the Most Sustainable Company in 2014 at the Golden Evening Gala in Laholm, Sweden.


Experience Composites - A New Fibre Composite Materials Trade Fair

06 October 2015

Experience Composites, co-organised by the JEC Group will be held in Augsburg, Germany from 21-23 September 2016 in a multi-location format.


CAMX Announce Conference Program Schedule and Technical Paper Award Winners

06 October 2015

A full schedule of the conference program for the second annual Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX), taking place in Dallas, US, 26-29 October 2015, is now available online.


The Lean Mean Process Machine…Redux – LIVE at CAMX 2015

The Lean Mean Process Machine…Redux – LIVE at CAMX 2015

06 October 2015

Composites One, along with the Closed Mold Alliance and more than 20 industry partners, will present closed moulding and advanced process de...


JEC Boston Demonstrates Revolutionary Composites of the 21st Century Industry

06 October 2015

The 4th session of JEC Forums gathered major Industry leaders around 2 days of high-level conferences discussing Efficiency in Design & Production for Aeronautics & Automotive.


Student Nanocomposite Poster Competition Announced for INC 2015

29 September 2015

Students will have the opportunity to showcase their work to an industrial audience in a poster competition that will run during INC 2015 (Industrial Nanocomposites Conference) in Stuttgart, Germany, 24-25th November.


Evonik’s ROHACELL Receives Two Innovation Awards

Evonik’s ROHACELL Receives Two Innovation Awards

29 September 2015

ROHACELL went to the podium twice during the AVK Federation of Reinforced Plastics Innovation Award Ceremony at the Composites Germany Confe...


Inspirational Keynote Speakers Open New Horizons During JEC Asia

29 September 2015

JEC Asia will host 3 renowned motivational Keynote speakers over the 3 days of the event, taking place in Singapore from the 20th to 22nd October, designed to illustrate human development, team spirit and winning methods.


RTP Company Introduces New Plastic Technologies At Fakuma Show

RTP Company Introduces New Plastic Technologies At Fakuma Show

29 September 2015

RTP Company will feature successful applications created from its portfolio of industry-leading engineered thermoplastic compounds at the up...


New Structural Thermoplastic from RTP Company Fills Performance Gap

22 September 2015

RTP has developed new RTP 100 eXtra Performance (XP) Compounds, a series of thermoplastic compounds formulated for higher strength, modulus and impact properties than any standard chopped fibreglass polypropylene (PP) compounds available on the market today.


PRET Launches its US Operation Unit, Wellman Advanced Materials

22 September 2015

PRET Composites announce the new name of its US operating unit, Wellman Advanced Materials, after acquiring WPR Holdings (Wellman Plastics Recycling) of Johnsonville, South Carolina, US, earlier this year.


Composites Evolution Present Hybrid Carbon-Biocomposite Automotive Structures at bio!CAR 2015

Composites Evolution Present Hybrid Carbon-Biocomposite Automotive Structures at bio!CAR 2015

15 September 2015

Composites Evolution will be presenting “Hybrid Carbon-Biocomposite Automotive Structures with Reduced Weight, Cost, NVH and Environmental I...


Automated Dynamics Selected for NASA Research Program

15 September 2015

Automated Dynamics’ composite production and laser-based fibre placement technology has been chosen by NASA for continued research and development.


PPG Fibreglass Researcher Recognised by Peers with Best Paper Award

08 September 2015

Dr. Jacob Anderson, Senior Research and Development Engineer at PPG Industries, has been named a winner of the Dr. Jackie Rehkopf Best Paper Award for the Society of Plastics Engineers 15th annual SPE Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition (ACCE).


3D Printing Engineering Launches New Design and Tooling Services for Rapid Manufacturing

08 September 2015

3D Printing Engineering is exhibiting for the first time at the TCT Show 2015 (stand H46F), NEC, Birmingham from 30 September – 1 October, where it is launching its new design, 3D colour modelling, tooling and rapid manufacturing services utilising 3D Systems 3D printing technology.


2015 JEC Asia Innovation Award Winners Announced

01 September 2015

JEC Group has revealed the results of the JEC Asia Innovation Awards competition that highlights innovative companies and processes among all stakeholders.


Airborne Oil & Gas Supplies TCP Flowline to Petronas

18 August 2015

Following the successful completion of a 3 year qualification program of subsea flowline for hydrocarbon service, Petronas has requested Airborne Oil & Gas supply a TCP Flowline for a pilot project, intended to be installed later this year.


RTP Strengthens Thermoplastic Compounding with the Acquisition of Polymer Partners

11 August 2015

RTP has acquired Polymer Partners, a manufacturer of black concentrates and speciality compounds located in Henderson, Kentucky, US.


Altair Enlighten Award Nominations in for 2015

28 July 2015

There are 17 nominations for Altair’s 2015 Enlighten Award with the winner to be announced at the CAR Management Briefing Seminars in August.


New AVK Working Group on Continuous Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastic Semi-Finished Products

21 July 2015

The kick-off event for a new AVK working group dedicated to "Continuous Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastics in the Automobile Sector" took place in Frankfurt, Germany, on 1 July, 2015.


BGF Industries Releases Innovative Thermoplastic Composite Material

23 June 2015

BGF Industries has launched its latest innovation in thermoplastic composite material, PolyPreg.


Polymer Distributors Delivering in a Challenging Market

09 June 2015

AMI Consulting has just published a new report on the latest developments in the polymer distribution market in Europe.


Solvay Launches Time and Cost Efficient Tegralite Thermoplastic Lightweighting Solutions for Aeronautics Industry

02 June 2015

Solvay has launched Tegralite, a family of materials which offer the aeronautics industry new downstream solutions and part making capabilities that improve fuel efficiency and speed up the production, refurbishment and maintenance of planes at a lower cost.


Engineered Sheet Products D Clear, Anit-Static Sheet for Electronics, Dust and Static-Free Applications

Engineered Sheet Products D Clear, Anit-Static Sheet for Electronics, Dust and Static-Free Applications

26 May 2015

Engineered Sheet Products (ESP), a division of RTP Company, has developed a unique thermoplastic sheet with anti-static properties inherent ...


Solvay Specialty Polymers Launches New Wear-Resistant Veradel Polyethersulfone

26 May 2015

Solvay Specialty Polymers has introduced Veradel 3300 SL 30 polyethersulfone (PESU) to help automotive OEMs increase powertrain efficiency and cut CO2 emissions.


Solvay Materials Fuel Breakthrough Innovation of “Polimotor 2” All-Plastic Car Engine

19 May 2015

Solvay is proudly taking a leadership role in the development of the Polimotor 2 all-plastic automotive engine to be tested in a race car next year, demonstrating the company’s unique and industry-leading advanced specialty polymer technologies in light-weighting through metal replacement.


Crestabond Primer-Less Structural Adhesives Gain DNV-GL Approval for Maritime Applications

Crestabond Primer-Less Structural Adhesives Gain DNV-GL Approval for Maritime Applications

19 May 2015

Two grades from Scott Bader’s range of Crestabond primer-less methacrylate structural adhesives have now been independently approved by DNV-...


Testing Facility for Next Generation Oil & Gas Pipeline  

Testing Facility for Next Generation Oil & Gas Pipeline  

05 May 2015

EPL Composite Solutions has developed an in-house testing facility to measure and demonstrate the durability of a new generation of graphene...


Victrex New PAEK Capacity Now Online

Victrex New PAEK Capacity Now Online

05 May 2015

Victrex has successfully commissioned the first production stream of its £90 million third polyaryletherketone (PAEK) manufacturing plant as...


NetComposites to Host Live Online Training Giving Introduction to Polymer Matrices for Composites

NetComposites to Host Live Online Training Giving Introduction to Polymer Matrices for Composites

28 April 2015

NetComposites will host the second of its series of live online training modules titled, “Polymer Matrices for Composites”, on Wednesday, 29...


AMAC Support Strategic Cooperation of AZL Partners

28 April 2015

Composites market newcomer, Katcon Advanced Materials and German Engineering specialist M.TEC have formed a strategic cooperation in order to establish a high-­class product portfolio to serve automotive and aircraft interior customers, thanks to help from the Aachen Centre for integrative Lightweight Production (AZL).


11 Composite Innovations to Receive an Award at JEC Americas 2015

21 April 2015

In its mission to spot and promote the most advanced composite innovations, JEC Group has revealed the 11 winners of JEC Innovation Awards.


Hanwha Azdel Add Azdel SuperLite LWRT Production Line to Meet Growing Industry Demand

21 April 2015

Growing demand for lightweight composites in North America and Europe has prompted Hanwha Azdel to increase capacity for its Azdel SuperLite lightweight reinforced thermoplastic (LWRT) composite product at its Virginia, US, production facility. 


Solvay's Amodel PPA and KetaSpire PEEK Earn NSF Approval for Use in Food Processing and Household Appliances

21 April 2015

The National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) has certified seven of Solvay Specialty Polymers’ Amodel polyphthalamide (PPA) and KetaSpire polyetheretherketone (PEEK) resin grades, under its NSF/ANSI 51 standard for food equipment materials.


Teijin Accelerates its Automotive CFRP Businesses

Teijin Accelerates its Automotive CFRP Businesses

14 April 2015

Teijin has integrated its development and marketing of automotive-use carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRTP), aiming to strengthen the grou...


Tri-Mack Expands Capabilities to Meet Aerospace Supply Chain Challenges 

Tri-Mack Expands Capabilities to Meet Aerospace Supply Chain Challenges 

14 April 2015

Tri-Mack Plastics believes that it has found the formula for meeting clients’ needs for lower cost, lightweight, high-quality thermoplastic ...


Automated Dynamics Issue Patent for Composite Lightning Strike Solution

07 April 2015

The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued Automated Dynamics (ADC) with US Patent 8,947,847, which covers methods to automate incorporation of lightning strike protection layers into composite structures.


AGY Expand S-2 Glass Fibre Capacity

31 March 2015

AGY has expanded its capacity to produce S-2 Glass yarns and rovings.


Solvay’s Radel PPSU Outperforms Competitive Thermoplastics Enabling ELITechGroup to Upgrade Two Slide Stainer Carousels

Solvay’s Radel PPSU Outperforms Competitive Thermoplastics Enabling ELITechGroup to Upgrade Two Slide Stainer Carousels

31 March 2015

Radel PPSU’s superior chemical resistance, transparency and compatibility with ultrasonic welding make it the material of choice for demandi...


Latest Release of e-Xstream Engineerings’ Multi-Scale Material Modelling Software Adds Thirteen High-Performance Solvay Resins

17 March 2015

The expanded material modelling platform software from Digimat’s e-Xstream software enables design engineers to simulate fibre-reinforced composite parts more accurately adding thirteen of Solvays advanced polymer grades.


NetComposites Develops Innovative Highly Aligned Flax

NetComposites Develops Innovative Highly Aligned Flax

03 March 2015

NetComposites, in collaboration with Tilsatec and FORMAX, has developed an innovative, highly aligned flax-based tape and non-crimp fabric.


L&L Products Showcase Reformable Epoxy Adhesive Film, Adhesive and Sealant Products at JEC Europe 2015

L&L Products Showcase Reformable Epoxy Adhesive Film, Adhesive and Sealant Products at JEC Europe 2015

03 March 2015

L&L Products will showcase its F610 reformable epoxy adhesive film, the A-K series of ambient curing structural adhesives and the A-J se...


TFP Launch Nonwovens to Improve Composite Fracture Toughness at JEC Europe 2015

TFP Launch Nonwovens to Improve Composite Fracture Toughness at JEC Europe 2015

03 March 2015

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will be exhibiting their advanced nonwoven materials and new products including an extended range of thermopl...


NetComposites Develops Natural Fibre LFT for Lightweighting

NetComposites Develops Natural Fibre LFT for Lightweighting

24 February 2015

NetComposites has developed injection mouldable long fibre thermoplastic (LFT) Flax/PP and Jute/PP pellets.


Greene, Tweed Expands Manufacturing Capabilities for Ramp-Up of Xycomp Dlf Composites Production Programs

Greene, Tweed Expands Manufacturing Capabilities for Ramp-Up of Xycomp Dlf Composites Production Programs

17 February 2015

Greene, Tweed has commissioned additional state-of-the art composites manufacturing equipment to support the ongoing growth of production pr...


ALMACO and JEC Enter into Partnership to Promote Compocity 2015

03 February 2015

The Latin American Composite Materials Association (ALMACO) and JEC have entered into an agreement to promote Compocity 2015, the composites city that will be built at the Expo Transamerica, in São Paulo, Brazil, and will be open to visitors from 4 - 7 November, 2015.


Levhoss Develops New High Performance Compounds for Automotive Gear Wheels

Levhoss Develops New High Performance Compounds for Automotive Gear Wheels

20 January 2015

Lehvoss North America has developed new thermoplastic compounds that make it possible to produce gear wheels that are more resilient when co...


Discovery Channel Taps Angstron Materials for Segment Featuring Graphene Advances

20 January 2015

Angstron Materials will be featured this month in a segment for Discovery Channel’s Trending Today.


Citadel Plastics to Host Grand Opening for New China Facility

20 January 2015

Citadel Plastics has opened a new manufacturing facility in Changshu, a city in the Jiangsu Province of China, as part of a joint venture with EMEI Group.


RTP Company Develops Long Fibre Thermoplastic Compounds with Low VOC Emissions for Automotive Interior Applications

RTP Company Develops Long Fibre Thermoplastic Compounds with Low VOC Emissions for Automotive Interior Applications

13 January 2015

RTP Company has expanded its very long fibre reinforced Polypropylene (PP VLF) portfolio to include a range of low emission products.


PhD Student Designs and Develops Revolutionary New Tool – ‘The Dibber’

PhD Student Designs and Develops Revolutionary New Tool – ‘The Dibber’

06 January 2015

A PhD student from the University of Bristol, UK, has designed and developed a hand-held laminating tool, known as the dibber, for use in th...


Tepex High-Performance Composites for BMW i8 Rear Muffler Cover

Tepex High-Performance Composites for BMW i8 Rear Muffler Cover

06 January 2015

Tepex performance composites from Lanxess subsidiary Bond-Laminates has been used to improve the mechanical strength of fibre-reinforced the...


Composites Experts on hand for 'Ask the Expert' at Advanced Engineering Show 2014

04 November 2014

NetComposites will be offering its initial advice and signposting service, "Ask the Expert", for the third year running at the Composites Engineering Show 2014, taking place on 11 - 12 November at the NEC, Birmingham, UK.


Registrations Now Open for Event to Highlight Opportunities for FRP Materials in Mass Transport Applications

Registrations Now Open for Event to Highlight Opportunities for FRP Materials in Mass Transport Applications

19 August 2014

Registrations for the Opportunities for FRP Materials in Mass Transport Applications one-day event are now open; set to offer a unique meeti...


Biocomposites at Composites Europe 2014

Biocomposites at Composites Europe 2014

01 July 2014

Biocomposites are steadily gaining in importance for the future of the manufacturing sector, and Composites Europe 2014 is set to present th...


NetComposites Announce Composites Innovation Two Day Conference 2014

NetComposites Announce Composites Innovation Two Day Conference 2014

13 May 2014

NetComposites has announced a two day event which aims to showcase material and manufacturing developments in FRP’s by presenting the best q...


University of Nottingham wins the JEC Asia Innovation Award for Biocomposites

University of Nottingham wins the JEC Asia Innovation Award for Biocomposites

11 June 2013

The University of Nottingham has won the JEC Asia Innovation Award in Biocomposites for their research on natural-fibre development for smal...


NetComposites to Present Latest Biocomposite Advances at JEC Europe

NetComposites to Present Latest Biocomposite Advances at JEC Europe

06 March 2013

NetComposites will present its latest biocomposite developments at JEC Europe, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France, next week.


Advanced Engineering UK Gains New Support from SAE International and Co-locating Symposium

Advanced Engineering UK Gains New Support from SAE International and Co-locating Symposium

09 October 2015

Advanced Engineering UK will enjoy new support from SAE International for its 2015 show being held at the NEC, Birmingham, UK, on the 4th an...