16 September 2002
16 September 2002
Alcan Composites, part of Alcan Inc and Cyclics Corp. are working together to develop CBT resins for structural composite applications.
The material development activities will be focused on developing various Cyclics resins as structural composite materials targeting the construction, infrastructure, and other industries. Alcan Composite's development team has been working with experts from Cyclics to determine how the material can best be incorporated in new structural composite applications. Alcan Composites is a global leader in the composites market, with operations in Europe, North and South America and China, and has 40 years of experience in products ranging from lightweight foam sheets, rigid plastic foam sheets to aluminum composite panels, sandwich core material, structural components and prefabricated modules for the transportation industry. Alcan Composites, as have Cyclics, have had success working on a variety of processing methodologies to make both products and intermediate products.
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.