12 December 2017
12 December 2017
Diab reports that it has secured long-term agreements for its Divinycell core materials with three major European luxury boat builders.
The company says its complete structural core offering combined with its capabilities in finishing, processing, engineering and tailor-made kits will provide the basis for the agreement over the coming years.
"Our cooperation as a core composite solutions provider enables a strong working partnership with our customers, together with strong service needs in both technical cooperation and commercial support," says Javier Martinez - VP Diab Sales Europe. "The company´s strength and flexibility will help us to meet market needs and continue our leader status in marine in Europe."
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.
The Metyx Hungary factory, located in Kaposvár, has recently expanded its warehousing facilities, adding an additional 3,024 m2 of enclosed storage space for composite technical fabrics, packaging and FRP tooling.
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.