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Nine Composites Companies to be recognised at the 2013 JEC Innovation Awards Program

23 October 2012

The inaugural JEC Americas Composites Show and Conferences on November 7th – 9th, 2012 will host JEC’s Innovation Awards Program and highlight the nine most cutting-edge advances to emerge from the world-wide composite industry this year.

The nine companies are:

  • Aeronautics Category: Hexcel
    HexMC: A technology based on a new form of discontinuous carbon fibre prepreg to produce structural parts by compression moulding
  • Automotive Category: Edison2
    A new structural architecture for automobiles starting with the Edison2 In wheel suspension
  • Carbon Category: Chomarat
    Thin ply with bi-angle reinforcement in order to replace traditional black aluminium structures
  • Construction Category: MVC Soluções em Plasticos
    Schools built with sandwich panels of plastic reinforced to reduce construction period
  • Energy Category: MPD Designs
    Solar Floating Resort, the unique building integrated photovoltaic hospitality concept
  • Process Category: Swift Engineering
    A High-Speed Press Cure for a High-Speed Race Car
  • Recycling Category: Connora Technologies
    RecyclamineT epoxy hardener technology allows to design and produce fully recyclable epoxy-based composite products
  • Software Category: CGTech
    VERICUT Composite Paths for Engineering (VCPe) improves Automated Fibre Placement
  • Sports & Leisure Category: Cervélo Cycles
    The new Cervelo Rca road racing bicycle enhances racing bicycle performance

The Awards ceremony will take place at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on November 7th at 4:00 pm at the Agora 3 of the JEC Americas exhibition.






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