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Advanced Engineering 2018




Ashland Introduce New Resins and Support the Buckeye Bullet Towards New Speed Record

08 October 2004

Ashland Composite Polymers, a division of Ashland Inc. demonstrated a number of new resins at booth 718, and support the first electric car towards a new land speed record.



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08 October 2004



Vipel Helps Put a Squeeze on Composites Technology

08 October 2004

Vipel F737 isophthalic polyester from AOC helped Plasticos Industriales of Tampico, S.A. (PITSA) put an extraordinary squeeze play on a 350,000-gallon (1.3 million-litre) composite tank.


Successful Partnership for Twintex Mountain Rescue Stretcher

08 October 2004

New Twintex mountain rescue stretcher made out of Twintex has been developed in an all-French collaborative project.




Core Molding Technologies Acquires Assets of Auto-Aftermarket Company

08 October 2004

Core Molding Technologies, Inc. has acquired the operating assets of Keystone Restyling Products, Inc., a privately held manufacturer and distributor of fibreglass reinforced products for the automotive-aftermarket industry.



Composite Technology Corp. Completes Agreement with General Cable

08 October 2004

Composite Technology Corporation completes Manufacturing and Distribution Agreements between CTC Cable Corporation (CTC) and General Cable Industries, Inc.


Scott Bader and Ashland Make Further Resin Price Increases

08 October 2004

Scott Bader and Ashland Composite Polymers will be increasing the prices of their polyester resins.




SpaceShipOne Captures X-Prize

08 October 2004

On October 4, 2004, SpaceShipOne rocketed into history, becoming the first private manned spacecraft to exceed an altitude of 328,000 feet twice within the span of a 14 day period, thus claiming the ten million dollar Ansari X-Prize.