30 April 2007
30 April 2007
Carbostamp, a range of fully impregnated products made of Torayca high-strength carbon fibre / thermoplastic resin, has been launched by Soficar.
It is available in different weave styles and has been specially developed for high-productivity markets: the automobile industry, sport and leisure, the aeronautical industry and industrial products. According to Soficar, the material gives a Very short moulding cycle, excellent impact and fatigue resistance, indefinite storage at room temperature, excellent surface finish and post-formablability.
Several process can be used to implement Carbostamp products: press moulding, stamping, autoclave or vacuum moulding.
The sister ship of the renowned passenger ferry Vision of the Fjords takes sustainability one step further. A catamaran constructed from carbon fibre composite that runs entirely on batteries, Future of the Fjords will offer sightseeing with a minimum of environmental impact.
At the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA)'s third annual Infrastructure Day on 6-7 February 2018 34 ACMA members joined together to meet with over 100 Members of Congress and their staffs to advance legislation to drive investment in innovative material solutions for transportation, water and energy infrastructure.
Shoppers visiting the newly redeveloped Halls Head Central Shopping Centre will be greeted by a 3.5 m x 2.5 m core composite spiral ribbon representing the logo of one of the centre's owners.