07 June 2002
07 June 2002
Tomkins PLC, the global engineering group, has sold Lasco Composites, part of its Engineered & Construction Products business group, to Kemlite Company, Inc. for $43.5 million.
Kemlite is a wholly owned subsidiary of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR), the US diversified manufacturer of engineered industrial products. Lasco Composites and Kemlite are manufacturers of fiberglass reinforced plastic (""FRP"") products for the transportation, building construction and industrial industries. This disposal, which follows an approach by Crane Co., places Lasco Composites into a more focused business grouping with Kemlite.
Cobra International will showcase a range of composite products at CAMX 2018, including carbon fibre components for the automotive, transportation, marine, water sports and luxury sectors.
Australian organisations Austrak, Laing O’Rourke and the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) have joined forces to develop polymer composite solutions for bridge transoms in a $10 million project titled Polymer Composite Transoms for Rail Bridge Deck Replacement (CompTrans).
The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) led a Transportation and Defence Fly-In, 25-26 September 2018, during which ACMA members and staff met with more than 75 congressional offices and several key decision makers from federal agencies.