28 March 2011
28 March 2011
At the 2nd Innovative International Composites Summit (I.I.C.S.), more than 100 papers from 15 nationalities will this year focus on composites for mass production
The Innovative International Composites Summit (I.I.C.S.) provides a wide-ranging and eventful program, with 12 conferences and forums, including 4 brand-new ones.
A special automotive spotlight highlights OEM's increasing focus on sustainable mobility and alternative energy sources, and the search for alternative technologies to bring massive weight reductions and new structural solutions is intensifying. In this forum OEMs and tiers 1 will discuss about their choice and strategy.
ZSK will hold its bi-annual technology showcase on 21-22 September 2018 at its Krefeld, Germany, headquarters. The Embroidery Technology Show assembles more than 25 exhibitors from around the world to discuss emerging trends in the embroidery manufacturing industry and demonstrate the latest products produced using techniques such as tailored fibre placement (TFP) or smart textiles.
SGL Carbon and Fraunhofer IGCV have officially opened the Fibre Placement Centre (FPC) at SGL's site in Meitingen, Germany. Compositence, BA Composites and the Chair for Carbon Composites at the Technical University of Munich have also joined the alliance, and Coriolis Group and Cevotec are planning to come on board as partners.
Fibrelite reports that since the start of its partnership with Trenwa more than 100 precast trench systems integrating Fibrelite composite covers have been sold for use in electrical substations, wastewater treatment plants, chemical refineries and many other applications across North America.