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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.


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.


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.


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...


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.


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...


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...


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.


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...


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.


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...


Solvay Showcases Lightweighting Composite Solutions and Additive Manufacturing Technology for Challenging Aerospace and Automotive Applications at JEC World

07 March 2017

Solvay will present its technologically advanced lightweighting material solutions for the manufacture of cost-efficient and high-performance structures for aerospace, automotive, mass transportation, oil & gas, and other demanding industrial end-use applications at JEC World 2017.


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...


FiberSystems’ Custom FRP Composite Bridge Drainage Pipe System Stands Test Of Time For Major Project

FiberSystems’ Custom FRP Composite Bridge Drainage Pipe System Stands Test Of Time For Major Project

28 February 2017

When FiberSystems was asked to construct an FRP composite drainage pipe system for the Lunda/Ames Bridge at 2nd Street and US Highway 61 in ...


The Gill Corporation Signs Contract with flydubai

28 February 2017

The Gill Corporation Signs Contract with flydubai


Vision Systems Opens a Trade Office in Dubai

28 February 2017

French system supplier, Vision Systems has further expanded its international presence through a new strategic location, Dubai, to facilitate trade development opportunities in the Middle East, in all of Vision Systems’ market segments: aeronautics, land transport, railway and marine.


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).


ORACLE TEAM USA and Airbus: Warming up for the Final Race

ORACLE TEAM USA and Airbus: Warming up for the Final Race

21 February 2017

ORACLE TEAM USA have unveiled their new yacht developed in collaboration with Airbus that will race the America’s Cup in June 2017.


AOC Announces Price Increase for US and Canada

21 February 2017

AOC has increased the price for all products and all orders shipped on or after 4th March 2017 by $0.07/lb. in the US, and CND $0.20/Kg in Canada, including list prices.


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.


FiberSPAN Gives British Columbia City a Lightweight, High-Tech Pedestrian Bridge Deck Solution

FiberSPAN Gives British Columbia City a Lightweight, High-Tech Pedestrian Bridge Deck Solution

07 February 2017

It was out with the old and in with the new when the City of Trail, British Columbia permanently closed a nearly century old vehicle bridge ...


IACMI Teams With Industry to Unveil Unique Combination of Technologies in Nine-meter Wind Turbine Blade

IACMI Teams With Industry to Unveil Unique Combination of Technologies in Nine-meter Wind Turbine Blade

07 February 2017

The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), a Manufacturing US institute driven by the University of Tennessee, ...


Composites One Acquires Canadian-­Based BMB Solutions Composites

07 February 2017

Composites One has closed on the purchase of Canadian-­based BMB Solutions Composites, a leader in supplying composites materials to the Canadian aerospace and advanced composites markets.


AOC Announces Price Increase for Europe

07 February 2017

AOC has increased the price for all products sold in Europe in the amount of €150 per metric ton, effective for all orders shipped on or after 20th February 2017.


Thermwood Partners with RUAG to Develop Advanced Satellite Production System

Thermwood Partners with RUAG to Develop Advanced Satellite Production System

31 January 2017

Thermwood Corporation has entered into an agreement with RUAG Space to supply advanced equipment that applies RUAG’s revolutionary new inser...


AOC Increases Price of Resins Containing Isophthalic Acid

31 January 2017

AOC has increased the price increase for all resins containing isophthalic acid.  


Composites Design Software Provides New Sculpting Tools

Composites Design Software Provides New Sculpting Tools

24 January 2017

Bertram Stier owns three mountain bikes with aluminum frames, but he’s working to help enthusiasts like himself step up to more affordable, ...


LM Wind Power Gaspé Factory Expansion Shows How Wind Industry Growth Brings Strategic Economic Gains

LM Wind Power Gaspé Factory Expansion Shows How Wind Industry Growth Brings Strategic Economic Gains

24 January 2017

The expansion of LM Wind Power's Gaspe factory, which last week received financial support of almost USD 5.7 million from the Government of ...


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.


Spatial Completes Successful Installation of A321 Multi-door Trainer for Spirit

Spatial Completes Successful Installation of A321 Multi-door Trainer for Spirit

17 January 2017

Spatial recently completed the successful installation of an A321 door trainer for Spirit.


Collier Research Joins NASA’s Advanced Composites Consortium

Collier Research Joins NASA’s Advanced Composites Consortium

10 January 2017

Collier Research Corporation has become a member of NASA’s Advanced Composites Consortium (ACC).


Teijin Completes Acquisition of Continental Structural Plastics

Teijin Completes Acquisition of Continental Structural Plastics

10 January 2017

Teijin has completed the acquisition of all the shares of Continental Structural Plastics Holdings Corporation (CSP), a global leader in aut...


Rockman Industries Invests in Next-Generation Carbon Composites Technology

10 January 2017

Rockman Industries, the auto-components arm of Hero Group, has entered into the carbon composites technology market.


Thermwood Signs Agreement with Navy’s FRC East

03 January 2017

Thermwood Corporation has signed a formal Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with Fleet Readiness Centre East located at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point and part of the Naval Air Systems Command, to conduct a two-year, joint technology development effort centred on Thermwood’s emerging large scale additive manufacturing (LSAM) technology.


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.


AOC Announces Price Increases

03 January 2017

AOC has increased the price of its resins, gel coats and pigments effective for all orders shipped on or after 15th January 2017.  


Robust, Non-rotating Internal Spring Suspensions for a Broad Range of Automation Industries

Robust, Non-rotating Internal Spring Suspensions for a Broad Range of Automation Industries

20 December 2016

FIPA has released a robust new series of non-rotating internal spring suspensions, designed to compensate for height and level differences i...


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.


Thermwood Adds Thermographic Imaging to its Additive Manufacturing Machines

Thermwood Adds Thermographic Imaging to its Additive Manufacturing Machines

06 December 2016

Thermwood has added thermographic imaging as a standard feature on its LSAM (Large Scale Additive Manufacturing) systems.


Robnor Resins to Re-brand as Robnor Resinlab Following Partnership With US Resin Manufacturer Resinlab

06 December 2016

Robnor Resins has announced its merger with US Resin Manufacturer, Resinlab, and in recognition of this new partnership, effective from 5 December 2016, the company says it will adopt a new brand identity as Robnor Resinlab.


Huber Announces North America Price Increase for Precipitated Alumina Trihydrate and Magnesium Hydroxide Grades

06 December 2016

Huber Engineered Materials has announced a price increase in North America for its precipitated alumina trihydrate and magnesium hydroxide products, effective 2 January 2017, or as current contracts allow and explains that prices will increase depending on product grade and packaging.  


Technical University of Munich Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Extreme Altitude Composite Rotorcraft Blades

Technical University of Munich Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Extreme Altitude Composite Rotorcraft Blades

22 November 2016

Technical University of Munich (TUM) is leveraging its powerful VABS software to accelerate design of composite helicopter rotor blades.  


Penn Electric Racing Breaks a US Record with Student-Built Car

Penn Electric Racing Breaks a US Record with Student-Built Car

15 November 2016

After winning four out of eight events at Formula SAE Electric 2016 and breaking a US record, Penn Electric Racing is already planning for n...


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.


Dymax Launches a New 25” WIDECURE Conveyor for Curing Larger Parts

Dymax Launches a New 25” WIDECURE Conveyor for Curing Larger Parts

15 November 2016

Dymax Corporation has launched a new WIDECURE conveyor system designed to offer consistent, fast, and safe curing.


Avcorp Restructures its Gardena Facility

15 November 2016

Avcorp Industries issued 60 day WARN notifications on 24 October 2016, as part of a restructuring initiative at its Gardena, California, US, facility that will result in a workforce reduction of 75 permanent employees by 31 December 2016.


Betaforce Composite Bonding Adhesives for Mass Production Named to the 2016 R&D 100 List

15 November 2016

BETAFORCE composite bonding adhesives from Dow Automotive Systems have been named to the 2016 R&D 100 list of most significant technology innovations of the year.


Tesla and SolarCity Launch of Multiple Styled Solar Roof Tiles

Tesla and SolarCity Launch of Multiple Styled Solar Roof Tiles

08 November 2016

Sven Lindström, CEO of solar tech company Midsummer, says that he finds Tesla’s and SolarCity’s launch of multiple styled solar roof tiles r...


DuPont is Giving Shape to Smart Ideas as Evident in New Daimler NAG3 Production-Ready Oil Pan

DuPont is Giving Shape to Smart Ideas as Evident in New Daimler NAG3 Production-Ready Oil Pan

08 November 2016

DuPont has collaborated with IBS Filtran to optimise production and processing of Daimler car oil pans in nine speed automatic transmission....


Teijin Completes Land Acquisition for Business Expansion in US

08 November 2016

Teijinhas completed the purchase of approximately 1.8 million m2 (about 440 acre) commercial land in Greenwood, South Carolina, US.


Rolls-Royce Expands Aerospace Research Centre in Southern California, US

08 November 2016

Rolls-Royce is growing its presence in Southern California, US, with a $30 million expansion into a new 62,000 square foot facility that will be dedicated to research and development of ceramic matrix composite (CMC) materials and processes for use in next generation aircraft engine components.


Harper Teams with Oak Ridge National Laboratory on Carbon Fibre Project

Harper Teams with Oak Ridge National Laboratory on Carbon Fibre Project

01 November 2016

Harper International, in partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), has been awarded funding for a project through the US Depart...


Light and Sturdy Powerboats from Symphony Boat Company

Light and Sturdy Powerboats from Symphony Boat Company

01 November 2016

Sustainability and respect for the environment are core elements explain the boat builders at Symphony Boat Company, when constructing their...


The Gill Corporation Celebrates New Building at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

01 November 2016

Stephen Gill, Chairman and CEO of The Gill Corporation, was pleased to participate at a ceremony to celebrate the opening of its newest building adjacent to the existing seven building campus.


Strongwell Corporation Wins Two Prestigious Awards

01 November 2016

Strongwell Corporation was recently recognised with two prestigious awards for its innovation, corporate citizenship and advocacy.


Sigmatex Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Sigmatex Celebrates 30th Anniversary

25 October 2016

Sigmatex is celebrating its 30th anniversary.


The Gill Corporation Passes AS9100 Revision C Re-Certification Audit

25 October 2016

The Gill Corporation has successfully passed their annual AS9100, Revision C Re-Certification audit.


Divinycell F - for New Innovative Interior Aircraft Applications

Divinycell F - for New Innovative Interior Aircraft Applications

18 October 2016

An ideal solution for Canadian manufacturer FDC Composites, Divinycell F fulfills all regulations for interior applications of commercial ai...


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   


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.


New Gelcoats Produced by Dilutec Feature Special Effects

New Gelcoats Produced by Dilutec Feature Special Effects

11 October 2016

Dilutec has developed a family of products that provide special effects to the composite parts, such as metallic or pearlescent finish, amon...


Composites One Announces Educational Partnership with Davis Applied Technology College

Composites One Announces Educational Partnership with Davis Applied Technology College

11 October 2016

Composites One and Davis Applied Technology College (DATC), announced their new partnership during CAMX 2016 in Anaheim, California, US.


Diab Americas Starts In-house Kitting to Meet Increasing Demand

11 October 2016

Shorter lead times, a more efficient supply chain and reduced carbon footprint will be the result when Diab Americas starts kitting and reprocessing in-house.


New Ashland Brand Signals Acceleration of Corporate Mission, Organisational Transformation and Separation from Valvoline

11 October 2016

Ashland has taken another important step in its plan for the future, furthering its competitive strategy following its eventual separation from Valvoline, revealing its new ‘Always Solving’ corporate identity and unveiling the organisational culture that will continue to differentiate the company as it continues its mission to become the premier specialty chemical company in the world.


Hexagon Composites Acquires xperion and Strengthens Its Position in the Composite Pressure Cylinder Market

11 October 2016

Hexagon Composites has entered into an agreement with AVANCO to acquire its wholly owned subsidiary, xperion Energy & Environment, a market leader in Type 4 high pressure cylinders.


Core Bond System Gains American Bureau of Shipping Certification for Marine and Offshore Composite Applications

Core Bond System Gains American Bureau of Shipping Certification for Marine and Offshore Composite Applications

04 October 2016

The two-part Core-Bond system product range from Scott Bader North America (formerly Scott Bader-ATC) has recently been awarded Product Desi...


LEHVOSS North America Unveils New Generation of PEEK Compounds for Applications in the Energy Industry

LEHVOSS North America Unveils New Generation of PEEK Compounds for Applications in the Energy Industry

04 October 2016

LEHVOSS North America has introduced LUVOCOMEOG, a new generation of PEEK compounds specifically formulated for the energy industry.  


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, ...


New Nanoparticle Coating for Plasticating Screws Has Greater Wear Resistance Than Standard Thermal-spray Tungsten Carbide

New Nanoparticle Coating for Plasticating Screws Has Greater Wear Resistance Than Standard Thermal-spray Tungsten Carbide

04 October 2016

A technology that uses exceedingly tiny tungsten carbide spheres barely larger than the particles in cigarette smoke has yielded a coating f...


New ACCU-CAL 160 Radiometer Helps Ensure Consistent Production Quality

New ACCU-CAL 160 Radiometer Helps Ensure Consistent Production Quality

04 October 2016

Dymax Corporation offers ACCU-CAL 160, a new radiometer which it says simplifies validation and monitoring of UV or LED light-curing up to 1...


Wabash Press Installed at New Purdue University Indiana Manufacturing Institute

04 October 2016

A Wabash composite moulding press is part of the new collaborative research facility, Indiana Manufacturing Institute at Purdue University, US.


Carver Non-Wovens and R3 Composites Expand to Better Serve Customer Base

04 October 2016

R3 Composites and Carver Non-Woven Technologies are both in the process of expanding to serve their respective customer base better.


Agility Fuel Systems and Hexagon Composites Successfully Close Merger to Create Agility Fuel

04 October 2016

Agility Fuel Systems and Hexagon Composites have finalised their merger effective 3 October 2016.


SCIGRIP Acquired Arjay Technologies

SCIGRIP Acquired Arjay Technologies

27 September 2016

SCIGRIP has completed an agreement to acquire Arjay Technologies, the Florida-based manufacturer of high performance bonding compounds for t...


CRP Launches WINDFORM FX BLACK Material for Professional 3D Printing Is Here

CRP Launches WINDFORM FX BLACK Material for Professional 3D Printing Is Here

27 September 2016

CRP Technology launches WINDFORM FX BLACK, the new material within the WINDFORM family of materials for professional 3D Printing.


Relyon Plasma PB3 Plasmabrush for Surface Treatment, Activation and Cleaning

Relyon Plasma PB3 Plasmabrush for Surface Treatment, Activation and Cleaning

27 September 2016

The Relyon Plasma PB3 Plasmabrush from Intertronics offers convenient, high speed, high performance atmospheric plasma cleaning and surface ...


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...


Wabash National Corporation Signs Exclusive Agreement with EconCore to Offer New Composite Technology in North America

27 September 2016

Wabash National Corporation has signed a new agreement with EconCore to execute EconCore’s patented honeycomb core production technology in North America.


Dymax Receives US Patent

27 September 2016

Dymax has been awarded a new patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


Significant Capacity Expansion for Huber’s Fire Retardant Additives Business

27 September 2016

Huber’s Fire Retardant Additives (FRA) business unit will have 10% capacity expansion of its Martinal fine precipitated alumina trihydrate production at its newly acquired Martinswerk Plant in Bergheim, Germany.  


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’.


Thermwood Has Successfully Tested the ‘Ultra High Output’ PH50 Print Head on the LSAM

Thermwood Has Successfully Tested the ‘Ultra High Output’ PH50 Print Head on the LSAM

20 September 2016

After recently announcing its line of LSAM (large scale additive manufacturing) machines, Thermwood has now built and tested a high output v...


RadiciGroup Performance Plastics Acquires the Engineering Polymer Solutions Business of Invista

20 September 2016

Radicigroup performance plastics has signed an agreement for the acquisition of the engineering polymer solutions business of the american company, Invista.


AOC Installs New Mixer at Indiana Manufacturing Plant

AOC Installs New Mixer at Indiana Manufacturing Plant

13 September 2016

AOC has recently added a new 6,000-gallon mixer at the manufacturing plant in Valparaiso, Indiana, US, which greatly expands the plant’s cap...


Teijin to Acquire Continental Structural Plastics

13 September 2016

Teijin has announced that it has agreed to acquire Continental Structural Plastics Holdings Corporation (CSP) for USD 825 million.


Armacell Starts Slicing Operations of PET-based Foam Core Materials in Canada

Armacell Starts Slicing Operations of PET-based Foam Core Materials in Canada

06 September 2016

Armacell Benelux has started ArmaFORM PET foam slicing operations at its Canadian plant in Brampton, Ontario.


Thermwood Offers 3D Additive Manufacturing Program with LSAM Machines

Thermwood Offers 3D Additive Manufacturing Program with LSAM Machines

06 September 2016

After an extensive development program, Thermwood Corporation, is now offering a line of Additive Manufacturing Systems for the production o...


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.


Dymax BlueWave MX-150 High Energy UV LED Spot Curing Lamp from Intertronics for Superfast Cures

06 September 2016

Intertronics has recently introduced the new Dymax BlueWave MX-150 LED UV Spot Curing Lamp which offers the speed, consistency, reliability and long service life associated with LED UV curing.


EconCore Licenses Technology for Thermoplastic Honeycomb Panels and Automotive Applications in North America

06 September 2016

EconCore has signed a license agreement with a leading textile manufacturer in North America.


COMAC Selects Victrex Bracket Solution to Improve Efficiency on Its ARJ21 Regional Jet

COMAC Selects Victrex Bracket Solution to Improve Efficiency on Its ARJ21 Regional Jet

30 August 2016

For the development of efficient and durable aircraft floor brackets in its new regional jet ARJ21, COMAC (Commercial Aircraft Corporation o...


Divinycell HCP Goes Diving - With Sharks

Divinycell HCP Goes Diving - With Sharks

30 August 2016

Extremely durable and able to withstand great depths, the Divinycell HCP is used by renowned filmmaker and shark expert, Joe Romeiro.


Innova Engineering Establishes New Research and Development Facility

30 August 2016

Innova Engineering has purchased and established a new Research and Development facility in Santa Ana, California, US, allowing for an expansion of capabilities and services offered by the engineering firm.


Hexagon Composites Develops Next Generation Hydrogen Cylinder for Daimler's New Mercedes-benz GLC F-CELL

Hexagon Composites Develops Next Generation Hydrogen Cylinder for Daimler's New Mercedes-benz GLC F-CELL

23 August 2016

Hexagon Lincoln was selected by Daimler to supply compressed hydrogen gas (CHG) cylinders for Daimler's next generation of fuel cell electri...


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...


Jacobs Engineering Chooses FiberSystems for Composite Off-Shore Platform Break Tank Application

Jacobs Engineering Chooses FiberSystems for Composite Off-Shore Platform Break Tank Application

23 August 2016

When Shell Exploration & Production subcontractor Jacobs Engineering was tasked to make modifications to a potable water system aboard P...


Black Opaque Conformal Coating from Intertronics Enhances PCB Security

Black Opaque Conformal Coating from Intertronics Enhances PCB Security

23 August 2016

The new Dymax Multi-Cure 9451 is a true black and opaque conformal coating from Intertronics that enhances security of electronic products b...


IACMI Launches Project to Enable Thermoplastic Composite Parts Manufacturing for High Volume, Low Cost, Reduced Weight Automotive Components with Increased Design Flexibility

IACMI Launches Project to Enable Thermoplastic Composite Parts Manufacturing for High Volume, Low Cost, Reduced Weight Automotive Components with Increased Design Flexibility

23 August 2016

The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), in partnership with DuPont Performance Materials, Fibrtec and Purdue...


Saertex and CEM Partner for Core Material Distribution on US Territory

23 August 2016

CEM, Composite Essential Materials, has partnered with Saertex to deliver its SAERfoam material.


Divinycell Brings Versatility to Mobile Satellite Communications

Divinycell Brings Versatility to Mobile Satellite Communications

16 August 2016

AvL Technologies has chosen Diab as its primary supplier of closed cell foam products for SatCom applications.


Automated Dynamics Partners With Bartell Machinery

Automated Dynamics Partners With Bartell Machinery

16 August 2016

Automated Dynamics has entered into a partnership with Bartell Machinery of Rome, New York, US.


Hexagon Composites Enters the CNG-for-rail Market with New Joint Venture

16 August 2016

Hexagon Composites' wholly owned subsidiary Hexagon Lincoln has entered into a joint venture agreement with Allegheny Creative Energy Solutions (ACES) and Resonance Mode, to create a new entity.


The Gill Corporation Purchases New Building to Expand El Monte Manufacturing Plant

09 August 2016

The Gill Corporation has finalised purchase of a new building on property adjacent to the existing seven building campus.


Composites Build a Staircase to Education

Composites Build a Staircase to Education

02 August 2016

The ultra-modern A. Alfred Taubman Complex will soon offer a source of daily inspiration for engineering and architecture students of Lawren...


ELG Carbon Fibre Joins IACMI as Plans Towards Opening of US Recycling Plant Accelerate

ELG Carbon Fibre Joins IACMI as Plans Towards Opening of US Recycling Plant Accelerate

02 August 2016

ELG Carbon IACMI - The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation.


Strongwell Recognised by Southwest Virginia Technology Council

28 June 2016

Strongwell Corporation has been recognised by the Southwest Virginia Technology Council, winning the ‘Advanced Manufacturing of the Year’ award for Strongwell’s overall achievements in advanced manufacturing in the southwest Virginia region, US.


Composites One Presented with 2015 Platinum Award from Great West Casualty Company

21 June 2016

Composites One was presented the Platinum award by Great West Casualty Company as a part of the 2015 National Safety Awards Program.  


NTPT Continues Global Expansion with Appointment of Technology Marketing as US Distributor

NTPT Continues Global Expansion with Appointment of Technology Marketing as US Distributor

14 June 2016

To support its ambitious growth strategy North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT) has appointed Technology Marketing (TMI) as its distributor for th...


PPG Awarded DOE Partnership for Fiberglass Manufacturing Improvement Project

PPG Awarded DOE Partnership for Fiberglass Manufacturing Improvement Project

07 June 2016

PPG will partner with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) to use high-performance computers to help reduce glass fibre breakage du...


Stratasys Showcase New 3D Printing Solutions Designed to Reduce Time and Cost of Composite Tooling

Stratasys Showcase New 3D Printing Solutions Designed to Reduce Time and Cost of Composite Tooling

31 May 2016

Stratasys has released a new 3D printing solution for composite tooling, introducing composites manufacturers to new operational efficiencie...


Exova Expands Aerospace Fatigue Testing Capabilities in North America

31 May 2016

Exova has added twelve of the newest designed fatigue frames at its locations across North America.


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).


Hexagon Composites' SMARTSTORE CNG Transport Module Now Available in the US

Hexagon Composites' SMARTSTORE CNG Transport Module Now Available in the US

24 May 2016

Hexagon Lincoln has received US DOT (Department of Transportation) approval to operate its newest Mobile Pipeline product in the US.


Final Highway Bill a Major Victory for the Composites Industry

08 December 2015

The American Manufacturers Composites Association (ACMA) commends Congress on behalf of the composites industry for including an important provision in the recently passed $305 billion highway bill.


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...


ASTM International Launches Campaign in Smart Manufacturing

17 November 2015

ASTM International has launched a campaign that strengthens its commitment to serve as the global leader in smart-manufacturing standards.


FiberSPAN Cantilever Sidewalk Offers Bridge Owners a Lightweight, Corrosion Resistant Option for Sharing the Road with Pedestrians

FiberSPAN Cantilever Sidewalk Offers Bridge Owners a Lightweight, Corrosion Resistant Option for Sharing the Road with Pedestrians

10 November 2015

Growing numbers of walkers, runners, hikers and bicyclists are finding it increasingly challenging to share space with motor traffic on vehi...


New Corporate Name Between Two Milwaukee Manufacturers

New Corporate Name Between Two Milwaukee Manufacturers

10 November 2015

Since pooling their talents, Wisconsin Thermoset Molding and Rose Polymer Composites have taken aggressive steps that include acquisition of...


CAMX Award Winners Announced

10 November 2015

At the second annual Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX), the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) presented four ACE Awards in three categories recognising outstanding achievement and innovation in technology, manufacturing and product development.


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...


ACMA and IACMI Combine Forces to Grow the Composite Industry

ACMA and IACMI Combine Forces to Grow the Composite Industry

03 November 2015

The American Composite Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) have ente...


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).


Thermwood Continues Development of its Large Scale Additive Manufacturing System

27 October 2015

Thermwood has embarked on a program to develop Large Scale Additive Manufacturing (LSAM) which can perform both the “additive” and “subtractive” functions on the same machine.


nCode Automation Selected as Collaborative Platform for Managing and Analysing Test Data at Liebherr-Aerospace

27 October 2015

HBM nCode’s nCode Automation has been selected by Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse as its preferred tool for performing robust and automated analyses.


Victrex Launches Composites Designed For Aerospace: Victrex Ae250 Product Family

27 October 2015

Victrex has launched unidirectional (UD) tape and laminate panel composites for the aerospace industry, introduced under the brand VICTREX AE250 composites.


The American Composites Manufacturers Association Calls for Reduced Tariffs in International Trade Commission Testimony

20 October 2015

In a testimony before the United States International Trade Commission (ITC), the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) requested an equal playing field for tariffs on composite products, covered in the Environmental Goods Agreement.


Dassault Systèmes Launches SOLIDWORKS 2016

Dassault Systèmes Launches SOLIDWORKS 2016

20 October 2015

Dassault Systèmes has released SOLIDWORKS 2016, delivering new and enhanced capabilities that will help 2.7 million users quickly and easily...


Exova Opens Pittsburgh Laboratory

20 October 2015

Exova has opened its first facility in the North East of the US with a new materials and corrosion testing laboratory in Pittsburgh. 


Royal Engineered Composites Acquires "Time Reversal" Technology

Royal Engineered Composites Acquires "Time Reversal" Technology

13 October 2015

Royal Engineered Composites (REC) is the first North American Aerospace Composites company to add "Time Reversal" technology to their nondes...


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 ...


Airbus A350 to Use Victrex PEEK Polymer in Cabin Doors

Airbus A350 to Use Victrex PEEK Polymer in Cabin Doors

06 October 2015

Airbus Helicopters is replacing aluminum in a fitting in the aircraft door of the Airbus A350-900 with a high-modulus, carbon fibre-reinforc...


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.


Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

06 October 2015

Initial data on Harper International's 3 metre wide production scale Oxidation Oven for carbon fibre manufacturing has demonstrated outstand...


MAN Truck & Bus Extends Supplier of Choice Agreement with Hexagon Composites

06 October 2015

Hexagon Bus Systems has been nominated by MAN Truck & Bus for the continued supply of compressed natural gas fuel systems.


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.


Global Tooling Company Enters UK Composites Market

06 October 2015

Dimar Tooling is entering the UK composites market by launching an exciting range of products specifically designed for composite materials.


Boeing Opens Advanced Manufacturing Research Center in South Carolina

29 September 2015

Boeing has opened its research and technology centre in South Carolina, which is devoted to current and next-generation technology development.


1 Million Pound ASC Econoclave Moves into Boeing Everett Washington

1 Million Pound ASC Econoclave Moves into Boeing Everett Washington

29 September 2015

ASC have moved a 28 ft. x 120 ft. (8.5m x 37m) Econoclave from Paine Field Airport to Boeing's newly constructed Composite Wing Center in Ev...


TFP Open State of the Art Production Line

TFP Open State of the Art Production Line

29 September 2015

TFP has celebrated the formal opening of a third manufacturing line, doubling production capacity in response to increased demand for its in...


Zenyatta Ventures Graphite Has Unique Properties for Valuable Graphene Applications

29 September 2015

Following materials testing by the nanomaterials research group at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), researchers have identified unique properties in Zenyatta Ventures Albany graphite deposit that show positive attributes for use in multiple graphene applications.


High Performance Type 4X Outdoor Equipment Enclosures Comply with CSA, UL and Nema Standards

29 September 2015

Intertec now supply an extended range of Type 4X outdoor equipment enclosures that comply with CSA, UL and NEMA standards.


Teijin Aramid Stops Research for New Aramid Copolymers Containing DAPBI

29 September 2015

Teijin Aramid is stopping its research program to develop and commercialise aramid copolymers containing DAPBI.


Wabash Introduces New Microlim Liquid Injection Moulding Machine

29 September 2015

Wabash MPI has introduced a new hybrid servo-pneumatic MICROLIM Liquid Silicone Injection Moulding Machine.


Henkel Adhesive Technologies Expands Expertise in Surface Treatment

Henkel Adhesive Technologies Expands Expertise in Surface Treatment

15 September 2015

As part of its innovation strategy, the Henkel business unit is strengthening its technical scouting and engagement with promising start-up ...


BYK Completes Acquisition of PolyAd Services

07 March 2017

BYK has completed the acquisition of the plastics additives manufacturer PolyAd Services; the acquisition was announced on 1 February 2017.