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Paraglider Harness Incorporates Ultra-Strong Sandwich Composite with Honeycomb Core

Paraglider Harness Incorporates Ultra-Strong Sandwich Composite with Honeycomb Core

21 July 2015

An extremely lightweight paraglider harness has been created for an extreme alpine crossing, using Tepex composite from LANXESS for the foot...


SCIGRIP Solar Boat Dominates Leaderboard during Solar1 Monte Carlo Cup 2015

SCIGRIP Solar Boat Dominates Leaderboard during Solar1 Monte Carlo Cup 2015

21 July 2015

The SCIGRIP Solar Boat has put in an outstanding performance in the Solar1 Monte Carlo Cup hosted at the Yacht Club de Monaco on 9-11 July.


NetComposites Launch CompIC 2016 and Call for Papers

21 July 2015

NetComposites will present CompIC ME (Composites in Construction Middle East), an international conference taking place 9th- 10th February 2016 at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai and abstracts are now being accepted from potential speakers.


PRESCHE Project Confirms Quickstep's Superior Automotive Manufacturing Technology

21 July 2015

Quickstep Holdings has completed a German government-funded project that has confirmed its ability to manufacture niche volume carbon fibre composite vehicle parts more efficiently than traditional processes.


DIAB Improves Divinycell F Core Production Output to Satisfy Forecast Demand

DIAB Improves Divinycell F Core Production Output to Satisfy Forecast Demand

21 July 2015

With significant growth in its worldwide aerospace business, DIAB is ramping up production for high-performance composite foam core Divinyce...


Gilde Buy-Out Partners Leads Consortium to Make a Recommended Cash Offer for all Shares of TenCate

21 July 2015

Royal TenCate and Tennessee Acquisition, a company controlled by a consortium of investors led by Gilde Buy Out Partners and also including Parcom Capital and ABN Amro Participaties, have jointly reached conditional agreement on an intended recommended full public offer for TenCate of EUR 24.60 (cum dividend) in cash per ordinary share of TenCate, subject to customary conditions (the "Offer").


First Birthday Marks Year of Success for Carbon Nexus

First Birthday Marks Year of Success for Carbon Nexus

21 July 2015

In just its first year of operation, Deakin University’s Carbon Nexus research centre has attracted industrial partners from nine countries,...


JEC Asia Conferences to highlight Composites Developments in Eco-Design, Simulation, Aeronautics, Automotive and HP Tanks

JEC Asia Conferences to highlight Composites Developments in Eco-Design, Simulation, Aeronautics, Automotive and HP Tanks

21 July 2015

JEC Group has revealed the program of its 5 conferences organised for the JEC Asia composites Show’s 8th annual session at the SUNTEC Center...


High Quality Functionalised Graphene

21 July 2015

Haydale and Versarien have formed a collaboration agreement to accelerate the development of their respective graphene projects.


Radici Novacips Measures and Discloses the Environmental Impact of its HERAMID Products

21 July 2015

Radici Novacips has measured and disclosed the environmental impact of both its HERAMID post-industrial engineering plastics and its polyamide waste and scrap recovery service.


New AVK Working Group on Continuous Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastic Semi-Finished Products

21 July 2015

The kick-off event for a new AVK working group dedicated to "Continuous Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastics in the Automobile Sector" took place in Frankfurt, Germany, on 1 July, 2015.


Toho Tenax Develops New Carbon Fibre with High-intensity, High-tensile Modulus Properties

21 July 2015

Toho Tenax has developed TENAX XMS32, a new grade carbon fibre that achieves both high-intensity and high-tensile modulus required for aircraft and automotive applications.


Innovative Explosion-Proof HVAC System Provides Customisable Climate Control Solution for Large Process Analyser Shelter

Innovative Explosion-Proof HVAC System Provides Customisable Climate Control Solution for Large Process Analyser Shelter

21 July 2015

Intertec has developed an innovative ATEX-compliant HVAC system that provides a complete all-in-one climate control and personnel safety sol...


£1m Investment in Technical Fibres Fuels Job Generation at Cygnet Texkimp

21 July 2015

Fibre handling specialist Cygnet Texkimp is investing £1m to expand its machinery and materials research centre after receiving one third of funding for the scheme from the Textiles Growth Programme.


Automated Laser Cutter Means Increased Productivity and Higher Quality for Dolphin Sails

21 July 2015

Dolphin Sails has installed a new Blackman and White Mastercut heavy duty automated flatbed cutting machine at their Harwich sail loft which they claim is both improving productivity and saving costs.


Formaplex Awarded a Trio of Accreditations for Automotive, Aerospace and Defence Industries

21 July 2015

Formaplex has been awarded three major certifications, adding to the ISO 9001 and UKAS management systems, already in place.


Composites One Presented with 2014 Gold Award from Great West Casualty Company

21 July 2015

Composites One was presented the Gold Award by Great West Casualty Company as a part of the 2014 National Safety Awards Program.


Altair to Offer HPC Cloud Solutions on Microsoft Azure

21 July 2015

Altair has formed a business collaboration with Microsoft to build and offer high-performance computing (HPC) solutions on the Azure cloud computing platform.


Huntsman Expand Distribution Partnership with Antala

21 July 2015

Huntsman Advanced Materials has revealed a further development to its impressive network of distributors, following the announcement of its extension of the existing partnership with Antala Industria, to the UK and Ireland through Antala.