26 March 2010
26 March 2010
Dow Automotive Systems has introduced Synexa ultra fast curing epoxy composites, designed enable cycle times as low as 10 minutes.
Dow is working to establish Synexa carbon fibre reinforced epoxy systems in the passenger car industry in order to respond to requirements from OEMs who are actively looking into composite solutions. For the introduction of epoxy carbon fibre reinforced structural parts in this sector, Dow is working to drive curing times to under five minutes.
SABIC is launching its STADECK heavy-duty panel for the building and construction industry. Made from glass fibre reinforced thermoplastic resin, the lightweight panel is said to offer significant advantages across a range of applications where weight saving is important.
On 27-28 June 2018, composites manufacturing business leaders and experts from North America and Europe assembled in Las Vegas, Nevada, US, for the inaugural Global Composites Conference. The new international composites industry event, hosted by American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and NetComposites, was designed for corporate leaders in the industry with a focus on global business, trends and insights for the global composites market.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) selected a lightweight FiberSPAN fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) bridge deck, manufactured by Composite Advantage, for the Rugg Bridge on Route 57.