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NetComposites Ltd has transferred the rights and ownership of this website to Gardner Business Media Inc.

On 1st January 2020, NetComposites' media assets including, newsletters and conferences were transferred to Composites World (Gardner Business Media).

This site is no longer being updated. Please direct all enquiries to

For further details see our joint press release.



The axis in the plane of the laminate used as 0-degree reference; the Y-axis is the axis in the plane of the laminate perpendicular to the X-axis; the Z-axis is the reference axis normal to the laminate plane in composite laminates.