Sordal Receives Innovation Award for Non-flammable Composite Material

02 July 2004

Sordal of Michigan, USA, has received the Innovation of the Year Award from the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM) for its ARMAREX non-flammable advanced composite material.

Second International Conference on High Performance Structures and Materials

02 July 2004

The Second International Conference on High Performance Structures and Materials took place recently in Portonovo, Province of Ancona in Italy, organised by the Wessex Institute of Technology (WIT) and the Free University of Brussels.

Airbus and Alcoa Recognize Partnership on the Airbus A380

02 July 2004

Airbus and Alcoa officials joined together earlier this week at Alcoa's Davenport Works in Riverdale, IA to acknowledge the contributions Airbus is making to America's aerospace industry.

Dow and Ashland Increase Resin Prices

02 July 2004

Dow are increasing the price of GMA whilst Ashland are increasing prices for their resins and gel coat products

Surface Transforms Signs Cooperative Agreement with METEK

02 July 2004

Surface Transforms plc has signed a two-year Cooperative Agreement with German automotive parts supplier METEK.

Resin Systems Joint Venture Reaches Milestone with Completion of Composite Trailer Testing

02 July 2004

Resin Systems Inc. has successfully completed the final full load and performance test track testing of the complete composite material designed monocoque semi-trailer.

RL Industries and AOC Support Growth in PCs

02 July 2004

RL Industries are using Vipel corrosion-resistant resin technology and service from AOC to support the growing worldwide demand for personal computers.

Hexcel Polyspeed Laminates Produce Lightest Ever Snowboard

30 June 2004

Major ski and snowboard manufacturer, Elan, has developed one of the lightest snowboards in the industry using Hexcel's ultra-light Polyspeed glass/epoxy laminates.