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Blades for Rooftop Wind Turbine Manufactured from Composites Evolution’s Biotex Flax

Blades for Rooftop Wind Turbine Manufactured from Composites Evolution’s Biotex Flax

11 March 2014

Composites Evolution’s Biotex Flax has been used to manufacture natural fibre reinforced blades for a rooftop wind turbine at the University...


PolyGraph Project Launched to Develop Production Techniques for Delivering Graphene-Reinforced Thermosetting Polymers

PolyGraph Project Launched to Develop Production Techniques for Delivering Graphene-Reinforced Thermosetting Polymers

11 March 2014

PolyGraph, a multi-partner EU project led by NetComposites in the UK, is set to develop new production techniques to deliver industrial scal...


National Composites Centre Support Sector Growth with Mentor Scheme

11 March 2014

The National Composites Centre (NCC) states it was recently awarded funding from the BIS’ Sector Mentoring Challenge Fund to run a pilot to help support the growth of our sector by linking 10 Mentors and 10 Mentees to work with each other over a 12 month period beginning in April 2014.


JEC Europe’s Largest Exhibition to Date

11 March 2014

JEC Group states that the 49th edition of JEC Europe, which runs 11th – 13th March, Paris, France, will be the show’s largest to date.


TenCate Signs Contract with Cirrus Aircraft

TenCate Signs Contract with Cirrus Aircraft

11 March 2014

TenCate Advanced Composites has signed a multi-year contract with Cirrus Aircraft for the supply of advanced composites to Cirrus Aircraft’s...


Lonza to Introduce of New High-Temperature Resistant Thermoset Resins for Fast-Curing Composite Manufacturing Processes

11 March 2014

Lonza states it has introduced a new range of Primaset CE resins for fast-curing composite (FCC) processes.


PlastiComp Adds LFT Pultrusion Line Dedicated to Manufacturing Carbon-Fibre Reinforced Thermoplastics

11 March 2014

PlastiComp states it has recently commissioned a new pultrusion compounding line dedicated to producing carbon-fibre reinforced LFT composite compounds at its Minnisota, US, manufacturing and corporate headquarters location.


RTP Company Introduces New Acetal Wear and Friction Compounds

11 March 2014

RTP Company states it has introduced APWA Plus compounds, the latest advancement in its family of wear and friction acetal (POM) compounds, to utilise either homopolymer or copolymer resin.


Jones Snowboards Wins ISPO Award for Board Reinforced by TeXtreme

Jones Snowboards Wins ISPO Award for Board Reinforced by TeXtreme

11 March 2014

Snowboard brand Jones Snowboards has been awarded best in class at the ISPO show in Munich, Germany, for their Ultracraft Splitboard reinfor...


Indy Composite Works Use JETCAM's High Performance Nesting Systems

Indy Composite Works Use JETCAM's High Performance Nesting Systems

11 March 2014

Indy Composite Works, based in Indiana, US, is now using JETCAM’s High Performance Nesting module to optimise nest patterns.


Strategic Alliance between Schuler and AZL

Strategic Alliance between Schuler and AZL

11 March 2014

The Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) plans to begin manufacturing on a new composite press from Schuler by the end...


Celanese and Airborne Oil & Gas Sign Strategic Supply Agreement for Deepwater Thermoplastic Composite Pipes

Celanese and Airborne Oil & Gas Sign Strategic Supply Agreement for Deepwater Thermoplastic Composite Pipes

11 March 2014

Celanese and Aiborne Oil and Gas have signed a multi-year agreement to improve materials, systems and solutions.


Composite Integration to Distribute Diatex products

11 March 2014

Composite Integration has been appointed as UK distributors for the Diatex range of vacuum bagging and infusion products.


Five Rivers MetroParks Installs Composite Advantage FiberSPAN Trail Bridge

Five Rivers MetroParks Installs Composite Advantage FiberSPAN Trail Bridge

11 March 2014

Dayton’s Five Rivers MetroParks, situated in Ohio, US, has installed a prefabricated, 20-foot FiberSPAN trail bridge in Germantown MetroPark...