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News for 5 December 2017


ELG and Land Rover BAR Partner to Recycle Carbon Fibre

ELG and Land Rover BAR Partner to Recycle Carbon Fibre

5th December 2017 0 comments

ELG Carbon Fibre has announced that it is to become a Technical Supplier to Land Rover BAR (Ben Ainslie Racing) and will process the America’s Cup team’s carbon fibre manufacturing waste and end-of use-parts to recover the high performance carbon fibres they contain.

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Mikrosam Introduces Integrated AFP and Filament Winding Solution at CAMX 2017

Mikrosam Introduces Integrated AFP and Filament Winding Solution at CAMX 2017

5th December 2017 0 comments

Mikrosam will introduce its new hybrid automated fibre placement (AFP) and filament winding solution for production of structural composite components at the CAMX 2017 exhibition in Orlando, Florida, US, on 12-14 December.

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Adhesive-Free Process for Bonding Metal to Thermoplastic Showcased in Hipercar Project

Adhesive-Free Process for Bonding Metal to Thermoplastic Showcased in Hipercar Project

5th December 2017 0 comments

A method for joining metal to thermoplastic composites developed by Powdertech Surface Science has been employed in the Ariel Hipercar project to bond glass fibre polypropylene to aluminium for the vehicle’s monocoque chassis.

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SHAPE and TenCate Demonstrate Press Moulding of Automotive Composites

SHAPE and TenCate Demonstrate Press Moulding of Automotive Composites

5th December 2017 0 comments

SHAPE Machining reports that it has successfully demonstrated its capabilities in the field of advanced composites for automotive applications through a recent collaboration with TenCate Advanced Composites.

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Cristex Introduces Co-Fibre to UK

Cristex Introduces Co-Fibre to UK

5th December 2017 0 comments

UK distributor Cristex is introducing Co-Fibre, a hybrid glass fibre and polypropylene (PP) fabric that is reported to offer superior mechanical performance including an exceptional stiffness-to-weight ratio.

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Chomarat Presents C-PLY Applications at CAMX 2017

Chomarat Presents C-PLY Applications at CAMX 2017

5th December 2017 0 comments

Chomarat will present two new applications using its C-PLY carbon multiaxial fabric – a drone wing and a kayak – at the CAMX 2017 exhibition in Orlando, Florida, USA, on 12-14 December.

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Ironjaw Lowers Injection Moulding Costs

Ironjaw Lowers Injection Moulding Costs

5th December 2017 0 comments

Plastics converters using the IRONJAW system, which boosts the clamping force of an injection moulding machine, save an average of €10,000 per month and per injection machine, its developer claims.

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Teijin Invests in New US Carbon Fibre Facility

5th December 2017 0 comments

Teijin has announced that it will establish a new carbon fibre production facility in Greenwood, South Carolina, US, and Teijin Carbon Fibers (TCF), a wholly owned subsidiary. 

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JEC Appoints Jury for Start-Up Booster Competition

5th December 2017 0 comments

JEC Group has announced the jury for the second edition of its Start-up Booster competition to be held during JEC World 2018 on 6-8 March 2018.

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Solvay Unveils Zeniva PEEK Polymer for Implantable Devices

5th December 2017 0 comments

Solvay is introducing Zeniva ZA-600 CF30 polyetheretherketone (PEEK), a 30% carbon fibre reinforced, radiolucent polymer for implantable medical device applications.

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