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Gurit Helps to Improve Sustainability in the New Zealand Dairy Industry

14 August 2012

An innovative New Zealand company has embraced Gurit to manufacture what it claims is the world’s first composite rotary platform for the milking industry.


Olympic Bikes Designed and Manufactured in East Midlands

14 August 2012

The Gold Medal winning bikes ridden to 7 Gold medals, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze by British Cycling riders were designed and manufactured in the East Midlands area, according to Metron Advanced Equipment.


Sika Introduces New Long Pot Life Epoxy Resin System for Drip Free Filament Winding

14 August 2012

Sika Deutschland has introduced a new composite epoxy resin system, Biresin CR84, particularly aimed at filament winding.


Huntsman Advanced Materials Enhances Production Processes at Composites Europe 2012

14 August 2012

At Composites Europe 2012, Düsseldorf, Germany, 9th – 11th October 2012, Huntsman will look at growing demands for faster processing and reduced production cycles, focusing on the role high-performance chemistries are playing in enabling more efficient manufacturing techniques and the increased penetration of composites.


Nova-Institute Publishes First Results of Multi-Client International Bioplastics Market Survey

14 August 2012

According to a recent market survey, 25 companies have developed production capacity at 30 sites worldwide of over 180,000t of polylactic acid (PLA).


Airtech Shows Innovative Products and Services at Composites Europe 2012

14 August 2012

Airtech continues to develop innovative products and services and will present them during Composites Europe 2012, in Düsseldorf, Germany.


New, Stiffer, Sandwich Panel Now Has 3 Layers of Structural Skins

14 August 2012

ACP Composites has introduced new 3 Ply Sandwich Panels, designed to offer increased strength properties without losing the light weight features that sandwich panels offer.


Scott Bader Shortlisted for UK Technology Innovation of the Year Award

14 August 2012

Scott Bader has been shortlisted in this year’s UK Private Business Awards in the ‘Technology Innovation of the year’ category for the outstanding chemical research and innovative development of their Crestabond range of industrial primer-less structural adhesives.


North American Composites Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification

14 August 2012

North American Composites Company (NAC), a division of Interplastic Corporation, have achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification for their 27 distribution facilities.


Web Processing Now Part of Cygnet Tex-Web

14 August 2012

The transition for Web Processing into the Cygnet Group of companies has been a marathon but Cygnet say the end is in sight and the final step comes on the 19th September when both Texkimp and Web Processing are due to be rebranded into the 'Cygnet Tex-Web' division.


Vacuum Processes in Composites Demystified

14 August 2012

Vacmobiles.com has developed a new website that they say composites manufacturers and researchers using the resin infusion process, or contemplating using the process will find of interest.


Versatile Hand-Held Spray Gun Systems Simplify Manual Spraying Process

14 August 2012

Dymax has introduced SG-100 hand-held spray gun systems; available in both standard- and high-flow models, designed to provide a solution for manually spraying materials for masking and coating applications.


epm: technology Formalises a ‘Self-Improvement’ Division

14 August 2012

epm: technology formally opens an R&D Division in line with its 3 point future strategy.


AOC Increase Prices for US and Canada

14 August 2012

AOC will have an increase of US$0.05/lb in the US and CN$0.11/ per kilo in Canada for all products shipped on or after September 3, 2012.


Network Group for Composites in Construction goes Global

14 August 2012

The Network Group for Composites in Construction (NGCC) has opened up its membership to companies across the globe.