Quickstep Acquires Specialty Boat-Builder

06 April 2006

Quickstep has entered a new manufacturing venture using its Quickstep Process, after reaching agreement to purchase the business of Flatout Boats.

New Funding for Science Research at Composites Innovation Centre

06 April 2006

The Composites Innovation Centre (CIC) will receive a further $6.6 million under the Canada-Manitoba Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) to support the growth of an internationally competitive composites industry in Manitoba.

AMT Devold Distribution Agreement with Vosschemie Polyester De Moor

06 April 2006

AMT- Devold, part of the Hexagon Composites group of companies, has signed a distribution agreement with Vosschemie Polyester De Moor, one of the major distributors of cold curing plastics in the Benelux.

Univar Named as Reichhold Distributor for Iberian Market

06 April 2006

Univar has been appointed as a distributor of Reichhold’s products for the composites industry in the Iberian market, which includes Spain and Portugal.

Composite Sports Bow Uses Huntsman Advanced Materials

06 April 2006

Swiss bow maker, Willi Heuberger’s prize winning bow models were made using Huntsman Advanced Materials RenLam laminating system.

Launch of the new Stimson 750/850 RIB range

06 April 2006

Stimson Yachts and Carbon Index, both based in Cowes in the UK, are collaborating to design, build and promote a new range of high performance semi-custom RIBs, suitable for a wide variety of functions, from workboat to superyacht tender.

Alliance Spacesystems to Merge with Vision Composites

02 April 2006

Alliance Spacesystems and Vision Composites will merge to bring together engineering and manufacturing expertise on projects ranging from Mars rover robotics to products for use in applications on Earth.

Teijin Twaron to Expand Capacity Again

03 December 2006

Teijin Limited and Teijin Twaron will be increasing capacity for the fourth time in the six years, the latest expansion again increasing Twaron production capacity by approximately 15%.