06 October 2015
06 October 2015
Hexagon Bus Systems has been nominated by MAN Truck & Bus for the continued supply of compressed natural gas fuel systems.
Hexagon Composites explains that it is currently the Supplier of Choice, and this agreement would extend that for another ten years.
"Our history, technology, and relationships with customers are what set us apart in the industry," said Chet Dawes, Vice President of CNG Automotive Products. "We are very pleased to continue as Supplier of Choice for MAN Truck & Bus."
"Since teaming up, our companies have brought valuable product development to the marketplace," said Milosz Szymaniak, Global Sales Manager of Hexagon Bus Systems. "We look forward to future innovations and success."
The bus systems are built at Hexagon Composites' Raufoss, Norway facility and are fitted with tanks built at its Lincoln, Nebraska, US facility.
Cobra International will showcase a range of composite products at CAMX 2018, including carbon fibre components for the automotive, transportation, marine, water sports and luxury sectors.
A skateboard, architectural panels and a rigid roof for boats, all built using Chomarat composite reinforcements, will be on display at CAMX 2018.
The American Composites Manufacturers Association participated in a roundtable discussion about the IMAGINE Act. Known as the Innovative Materials in American Growth and Infrastructure, Newly Expanded (IMAGINE) Act, the new bill is designed to promote the increased use of innovative materials like fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, as well as new manufacturing methods to accelerate the deployment and extend the life of infrastructure projects.