19 June 2018
TRB Lightweight Structures has developed a carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) sandwich panel door leaf using a bio-based resin and a 100...
19 June 2018
Presentations are being invited for the 7th edition of Ecocomp, the International Conference on Sustainable Fibres, Polymers and Composites,...
08 May 2018
On 12 April, the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) concluded its first Composites Recycling Conference with nearly 90 industry professionals, leaders and experts from around the world.
06 March 2018
US-based Teknor Apex reports that its recycled polyamide compounds are now available throughout Europe.
27 February 2018
TenCate Advanced Composites will highlight its latest developments in composite material technologies for aerospace and high performance industrial markets.
20 February 2018
Following several years of technical collaboration, ELG Carbon Fibre, Sanko Engineering and Tooling (SET) and Sanko Gosei UK have formalised their partnership. A key element of this strategic alliance will be the further development of cost effective, lightweight solutions for the automotive market.
30 January 2018
The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) has announced the programme for its first Composites Recycling Conference, which takes place on 10-12 April in Knoxville, Tennessee, US.
09 January 2018
ELG Carbon Fibre will be exhibiting for the first time at the Automotive World Show in Tokyo on 17-19 January.
05 December 2017
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...
21 November 2017
Sigmatex reports that it has received a Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Innovation Award in recognition of its efforts in developing a recycled carb...
10 October 2017
Composites UK has named Sigmatex winner of its 2017 Environmental/Sustainability Award for its work to reduce the amount of carbon fibre was...
19 September 2017
Armacell will present its ArmaFORM PET MultiCore (MC) core material at Composites Europe 2017 on 19-21 September.
12 September 2017
BASF is launching the CONTOURA prepreg range, which combines Acrodur resins with a variety of natural, recycled or synthetic fibres to produce a prepreg suitable for use in the automotive, RV, and home and office furnishing industries.
29 August 2017
Responding to the trucking industry's need for a better recycled scuff liner material, US Liner is introducing Bad Wolf Scuff, a glass fibre...
01 August 2017
Microcab has announced its involvement in the new pan-European project ECOBULK – Circular Process for Eco-Designed Bulky Products and Internal Car Parts.
04 July 2017
Continuous recycled carbon fibre tow has been used to manufacture a composite overwrapped pressure vessel (COPV) for the first time, reports...
21 March 2017
The French composite recycling collective CRECOF has launched the first guide to recycling composites.
07 March 2017
ELG Carbon Fibre says it is taking a prominent role in a project to develop a novel composite bogie frame for use in rail vehicles.
07 March 2017
ELG Carbon Fibre is taking a prominent role in a project to develop a novel composite bogie frame for use in rail vehicles.
07 March 2017
Sigmatex will reveal one of Reebok CCM Hockey’s new 2017 sticks – SuperTacks 2.0 at JEC World 2017 which utilises sigmaST- Sigmatex’s Spread Tow carbon fibre and is designed to achieve maximum performance through lightweight, precision and strength.
07 March 2017
Toho Tenax Europe (TTE) has developed a new compound, based on recycled thermoplastic carbon fibre material and PEEK (polyetheretherketone) ...
14 February 2017
ELG Carbon Fibre and Adesso Advanced Materials Wuhu (Wuhu, China) have concluded a MOU regarding cooperation to develop lightweight composit...
06 December 2016
OEMs and designers need to have peace-of-mind on the availability of reliable end-of-life solutions for the composite parts and components t...
08 November 2016
Sigmatex has developed a new carbon fibre composite material within its sigmaRF product range.
20 September 2016
ELG Carbon Fibre has started production of a range of nonwoven mats on a new production line which is specifically designed to process recyc...
02 August 2016
ELG Carbon IACMI - The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation.
21 June 2016
Carbon dioxide instead of crude oil – Covestro is now, for the first time, using CO2 to produce plastics on an industrial scale.
01 March 2016
As manufacturers continue to seek out the most advanced material innovations to promote light weight structures, ELG Carbon Fibre has respon...
23 February 2016
Toray Industries and Toyota Tsusho will launch a joint carbon fibre recycling initiative to develop highly efficient recycled carbon fibre manufacturing technology using an innovative and energy-efficient thermal decomposition method.
13 October 2015
Solvay’s Move4earth project for the recycling of technical textile waste from post-industrial sources is well on target.
15 September 2015
Automated Dynamics’ composite production and laser-based fibre placement technology has been chosen by NASA for continued research and development.
01 September 2015
Cristex has launched its Flexyfoam range of PVC Foams, a closed cell, cross linked polymer foam that combines high stiffness and strength to weight ratios with toughness.
24 March 2015
Aquarius Fibreglas has developed a fully infused boat hull, claiming it is the first of its kind in India.
10 March 2015
Norco Composites has recently developed and manufactured a unique composite footbridge to replace a 50 year old timber footbridge in Sedlesc...
03 March 2015
Granta Design will demonstrate its latest edition of its flagship materials information management software, GRANTA MI Version 8 which will be showcased at JEC Europe 2015.
03 March 2015
Altair will present its solutions for the design and optimisation of composites as well as several customer successes at JEC Europe 2015.
10 February 2015
Altair today announced that it has been selected by Artemis Racing to serve as a technical supplier in the team's bid to win the 35th America's Cup in 2017. Areas of focus for this new era of wingsail foiling catamaran design include composites development, aerodynamics simulation, structural optimisation, and fluid-structure interaction.
13 January 2015
Innovative, underground access manhole and drain covers, so lightweight that even the largest can be lifted by hand, have been developed by ...