20 May 2002
20 May 2002
Cymat Corp has opened its European office in Nuremberg, Germany, and appointed three new management: Gunther Albrecht, as Director, Market Development, Europe; Frank Hendrickx, as Director, Automotive Markets, Europe; and David Read, as Director, Industrial Market Development, North America.
""We are very pleased to have opened our European office,"" said Michael Liik, Chairman and CEO of Cymat Corp. ""This new facility gives us access to leading scientists specializing in materials technology. Nuremberg is located in the heart of the automotive industry, allowing us to work closely with our European partners and advance our relationships with other European automotive companies.""
Cymat's European office is part of New Materials Furth GmbH, a new 40,000 square foot research facility focused on developing and commercializing light metal technologies. Through this facility, Cymat will be able to draw on the expertise and contact base of leading materials scientists and researchers, along with the latest technology and equipment for commercializing Cymat's proprietary aluminum foam.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) selected a lightweight FiberSPAN fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) bridge deck, manufactured by Composite Advantage, for the Rugg Bridge on Route 57.
The Lightweight Technologies Forum will take place in parallel to Composites Europe, on 6-8 November 2018 in Stuttgart, Germany.
Tecniplas will exhibit FRP tanks suitable for contact with drinking water at the Fispal Tecnologia food and drink trade fair in São Paulo, Brazil, on 26-28 June.