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Toho Tenax Develops Flame-retardant High-modulus Thermoplastic Textile Prepreg

Toho Tenax Develops Flame-retardant High-modulus Thermoplastic Textile Prepreg

08 March 2016

Toho Tenax has developed a flame-retardant, high-modulus thermoplastic textile prepreg, which uses TenaxTPWF (Thermo Plastic Woven Fabric) a...


Gateway Composites Expands Carbon Fabric Product Line as Exclusive Manufacturer of Fiberlock Concrete Repair System

Gateway Composites Expands Carbon Fabric Product Line as Exclusive Manufacturer of Fiberlock Concrete Repair System

08 March 2016

Gateway Composites has expanded its carbon fabric product line as the exclusive manufacturer of FiberLock, a concrete crack repair system co...


Composites Innovation 2016 to Focus on Advances in Automation

Composites Innovation 2016 to Focus on Advances in Automation

08 March 2016

The 5th biennial Composites Innovation Conference will take place on 22-23 June 2016 at the Mercure St Paul’s Hotel, Sheffield, UK, focusing...


Hexagon Composites Extends Long-term Agreement With New Flyer Industries

08 March 2016

Hexagon Lincoln has signed a long-term agreement with one of its key customers, New Flyer Industries.


Epsilon Optics Launches Ultra-Compact, Fibre-Optic Sensor Interrogator

Epsilon Optics Launches Ultra-Compact, Fibre-Optic Sensor Interrogator

08 March 2016

Epsilon Optics has just launched a new ultra-compact fibre-optic sensor interrogator with 8 channels and data acquisition rates of up to 10k...


Technical Fibre Products Awarded Aerospace Quality Standard

Technical Fibre Products Awarded Aerospace Quality Standard

08 March 2016

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) has successfully gained the AS 9100 (BS EN 9100) global aerospace quality accreditation.


Johns Manville Invests to Support Growth in Engineering Thermoplastics

Johns Manville Invests to Support Growth in Engineering Thermoplastics

08 March 2016

Johns Manville’s (JM) expansion of its glass fibre operations plant inTennessee, US, to service the increasing needs of the engineered therm...


AVS-SYS Introduces its New Range of Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Flexible Ducting

AVS-SYS Introduces its New Range of Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Flexible Ducting

08 March 2016

AVS-SYS has introduced a new range of Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Low Pressure Flexible Ducting which is manufactured in the UK.


DuPont Performance Materials to Co-locate Research Activities at the RWTH Aachen University

DuPont Performance Materials to Co-locate Research Activities at the RWTH Aachen University

08 March 2016

DuPont Performance Materials (DPM) will extend its existing partnership with the Aachen Centre for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) ...


TRB and Seisenbacher Team Up To Better Serve UK And European Train Builders

08 March 2016

TRB Lightweight Structures and Seisenbacher have created a strategic partnership to better serve UK and European train builders with a full suite of interior products.


JEC Group and AZL Extend Partnership Agreement

08 March 2016

Mrs Frédérique Mutel, JEC Group President and CEO and Dr Michael Emonts, Managing Director of AZL, are very happy, after a first successful co-operation, to announce the extension of their partnership agreement which started in 2015.


Exova Expands Aerospace Capabilities in Plzeň

08 March 2016

Exova has made a series of investments at its laboratory in Plzeň, Czech Republic to extend its range of capabilities for customers within the global aerospace market, and further grow its presence in Mainland Europe.


Gearing Scientific Invest in TA Instruments Pukka TMA

08 March 2016

Gearing Scientific has invested in a TA Instruments Pukka TMA apparatus for measuring the thermal expansion of materials even where this is very small.


CompoSIDE DMDB Released

08 March 2016

CompoSIDE has released CompoSIDE CMDB Addon featuring over 1,200 composite materials and plies properties and micro-mechanical analysis.


Dilutec Highlights the Importance of the Correct Selection of Gelcoat for Moulds

08 March 2016

Dilutec explains that, when producing a tool, it is necessary to use special gelcoats that are at least capable of withstanding the constant reaction of styrene present in the resin, in addition to having high thermal stability and good mechanical strength.


CTC Stade to Partner with Plataine to Create the ‘Factory of the Future’

08 March 2016

CTC Stade will operate Plataine's IIoT based Production Optimisation Solutions as part of its effort to bring innovation, new technologies and competitive advantage to the Aerospace Community CTC Stade (Composite Technology Centre, Stade).


Huntsman Advanced Materials Offers One-stop Resource in Composite Parts Production

08 March 2016

Huntsman Advanced Materials is now improving processes, products and performance levels to deliver a one-stop resource for more efficient composite parts production.


TeXtreme Gains CFK Valley Membership

08 March 2016

Oxeon has joined the CFK Valley network, which spans the entire fibre-reinforced composite value chain.


Further Investment in High Speed CNC Machinery Increases Capacity for Specialist Engineering

Further Investment in High Speed CNC Machinery Increases Capacity for Specialist Engineering

08 March 2016

The purchase of 3 new Haas Automation’s 3 axis CNC machines (2 Super VF5 and 1 VF4) and a trunnion table for 5 axis milling will increase ma...


Penso Set to Unveil Lightweight Rail and Auto Solutions at JEC World

Penso Set to Unveil Lightweight Rail and Auto Solutions at JEC World

08 March 2016

A composite door design and innovative high volume automotive parts made in the West Midlands will be unveiled at JEC World this week in Par...


Owens Corning to Launch New Pipestrand Product Range for Filament Winding Applications at JEC World

08 March 2016

Owens Corning will launch its new PipeStrand range of products for high- and low-pressure filament winding applications at JEC World this week in Paris, France.


Engineering Technology Introduces a Line of Standard Machines at JEC World Composites Show

08 March 2016

Engineering Technology (ET) will be introducing a new line of standard machines which enable businesses to quickly and affordably build up production capabilities at JEC World this week in Paris, France.


Scott & Fyfe Sign New Distribution Partnership With RSM for New Alphashield Product Range

08 March 2016

Scott and Fyfe has appointed RSM Lining Supplies Global as their distributor for their new range of Alphashield products in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.


Bodega Matarromera Develop First PLA Wine Bottle Designed by AIMPLAS

Bodega Matarromera Develop First PLA Wine Bottle Designed by AIMPLAS

08 March 2016

Bodega Matarromera has successfully completed the development of a new sustainable bottle for its wines.


Modular Flange Made of Thermally Conductive Polyamide 6 for Fan Module in Car Interior Ventilation System

08 March 2016

The new thermally conductive polyamides from LANXESS which is reinforced with a 75 percent mineral content, is replacing a polyamide with a glass fibre/mineral mix for thermal conductivity.