18 May 2001
18 May 2001
PowerSki International Corp has entered a strategic partnership agreement with French-based multinational marine and aeronautical products company Zodiac Group. Zodiac Group, which has made a substantial equity investment in PSI through Zodiac of North America, will equip a complete new line of rigid and semi-rigid tenders aimed at the worldwide market with PSI's proprietary Jetboard engine.
The Igniter 2000 POWERSKI(TM) JETBOARD(TM) is a patented 8-foot 4-inch, motorized, solo-rider, standup PWC weighing approximately 100 pounds. Surfboard-shaped and equipped with a long control handle, the craft features a high-tech composite hull and proprietary, state-of-the-art engine that replaces the converted conventional outboard motors used in early Jetboard(TM) prototypes.
BÜFA Composite Systems is developing conductive gelcoats incorporating TUBALL single wall carbon nanotubes.
Finnish nanodiamond manufacturer Carbodeon and Dutch 3D printing specialist Tiamet 3D have announced the development of nanodiamond-enhanced filaments for 3D printing.
New Zealand company Revolution Fibres is tripling nanofibre production to meet increased international demand from a range of industries, from cosmetics manufacturers through to Formula One teams.