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Carbon Nanofibre Producer Signs Second International Distribution Agreement

11 February 2005

Pyrograf Products, Inc. (PPI) of Ohio, USA, has signed an agreement with the Electrovac Group, establishing the Austrian firm as the sole distributor of PPI’s Pyrograf-III carbon nanofibres in Europe.


Owens Corning and RheTech Sign Agreement for Making Proprietary LFTP in North America

11 February 2005

Owens Corning and RheTech, Inc., have finalised licensing terms under which RheTech will manufacture and sell in North America a proprietary long-fibre glass/polyolefin thermoplastic (LFTP).


AEWC Centre Receives Funding to Increase WPC Extrusion Capacities

11 February 2005

The Advanced Engineered Wood Composites (AEWC) Center at the University of Maine recently received a $200,000 grant from the Maine Technology Institute (MTI) to expand its Wood-Thermoplastic Composite (WPC) processing capacities.








India Signals Intent to Become Major Aviation Outsourcing Destination

11 February 2005

Indian Defence minister delivered an encouraging message to the future of India’s aviation sector during a speech at Aero India 2005.



Ethiopian Airlines to Buy upto Ten Boeing 787 Dreamliners

11 February 2005

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines have made preliminary agreements for up to 10 Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger planes that will make the airline the first Africa-based operator of the all-new jetliner.