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New Clearcoat With Biobased Hardener for Automotive Manufacturing

New Clearcoat With Biobased Hardener for Automotive Manufacturing

04 April 2017

A project team consisting of employees of Audi, BASF´s Coatings division and Covestro has now passed a new milestone: for the first time, a ...


Henkel to Further Drive Growth Within Global Aerospace Industry

Henkel to Further Drive Growth Within Global Aerospace Industry

04 April 2017

Henkel’s Adhesive Technologies business unit has started the construction of a new production facility for aerospace applications at its sit...


NetComposites Enterprise Upgrades Nanocomposite Facilities to Further Extend its Consultancy Offering

NetComposites Enterprise Upgrades Nanocomposite Facilities to Further Extend its Consultancy Offering

04 April 2017

To better support the increasing interest in the use of nano-scale additives for enhancing the properties of composite materials, NetComposi...


Custom Composites Helps Advanced Velo Design Engineer Lighter, Stronger Trike

Custom Composites Helps Advanced Velo Design Engineer Lighter, Stronger Trike

04 April 2017

Custom Composites has helped Advanced Velo Design to launch a stronger, lighter version of its high-performance recumbent trike.


‘Smart’ Wings Offer a Composite, Economic, Eco-friendly Solution to the Threat Posed by Icing in Flight

‘Smart’ Wings Offer a Composite, Economic, Eco-friendly Solution to the Threat Posed by Icing in Flight

04 April 2017

A £1 million-plus project to develop ‘smart’ composite leading edges for aircraft wings with embedded heaters to protect the wings against i...


Recycled Recoboard from Diab Forms Base for Maltese Plugs

Recycled Recoboard from Diab Forms Base for Maltese Plugs

04 April 2017

Sustainability played an important part when Maltese chose recyclable Recoboard from Diab for their new plugs.


Cathay Investments Makes Multiple Acquisitions With £24 Million Support from HSBC

Cathay Investments Makes Multiple Acquisitions With £24 Million Support from HSBC

04 April 2017

Croydon-based Cathay Investments has acquired three new businesses, having secured a £24 million revolving credit facility from HSBC.


Cygnet Texkimp Joins British Manufacturing Initiative

Cygnet Texkimp Joins British Manufacturing Initiative

04 April 2017

A Government-led initiative to encourage on-shoring of UK manufacturing has awarded UK-based machine builder Cygnet Texkimp a £200k grant to...


Huntsman Advanced Materials Reveals Future of Composites in Automotive Industry

04 April 2017

Huntsman Advanced Materials (Huntsman) is releasing the results of its latest comprehensive survey into the use of composites in the automotive industry, which gauges customer needs and attitudes towards light weighting materials and technologies.


ACMA Prepares Composites Businesses to Navigate Prop 65

04 April 2017

As part of a 2016 ruling released by the California EPA, manufacturers, distributors, OEMs and importers of products containing styrene that are sold in California, US, have until 22 April 2017 to determine if styrene exposures associated with the use of their products are below the No Significant Risk Level (NSRL).


New Application for Tepex from LANXESS in Large Series Production

04 April 2017

Increasing numbers of automotive manufacturers are using Tepex continuous-fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composite semi-finished products from LANXESS for the lightweight design of parts in large series production.