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Strongwell’s PULSTAR Technology a Key Component of New Composites Initiative

Strongwell’s PULSTAR Technology a Key Component of New Composites Initiative

Strongwell’s PULSTAR pultrusion technology, equipment and technical expertise in pultrusion production will yield efficiency in processes, lower overall manufacturing costs and enable broader use of composites in high-volume, cost-sensitive markets such as those in the focus of IACMI. [More]
Development of Advanced Composite Materials Could Redefine American Manufacturing Industry

Development of Advanced Composite Materials Could Redefine American Manufacturing Industry

President Obama has announced a new multistate Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI). A state-of-the art Vanderbilt laboratory, which explores how machines, materials and structures function under real-world conditions, will play an integral role in this new $259 million institute. [More]

TenCate Advanced Composites Signs Long Term Supply Agreement with Kestrel Aircraft for New All Composite Turboprop Kestrel K-350

TenCate Advanced Composites North America, a leading global composite materials company for space and aerospace applications, have signed a long term composite materials supply agreement with Kestrel Aircraft, headquartered in Superior (Wisconsin), United States of America. [More]

TenCate Cetex® Thermoplastic Composites Featured on Airbus A350 XWB

TenCate Advanced Composites, a leading global composite materials company for aerospace applications, is a key supplier of thermoplastic composite materials for the Airbus A350 XWB, which completed a significant milestone event today with the first commercial delivery to Qatar Airways. [More]
Global Lightweight Materials Market Forecast to Grow at 8.5% CAGR

Global Lightweight Materials Market Forecast to Grow at 8.5% CAGR

The lightweight materials market is expected to grow exponentially in the next five years. Different governments across the world have been strengthening regulations for reduction of vehicular pollution. Lightweighting of vehicles enhances fuel efficiency. Hence, the lightweight materials market is set to witness high growth. [More]
New Report Analyzes Key Players in Glass Fibre Composites Market

New Report Analyzes Key Players in Glass Fibre Composites Market

The glass fibre composites market will experience growth in the near future across many sectors and industry applications. The glass fibre composites industry is a highly fragmented competitive sector resulting in many companies competing for market share. [More]
New Report Provides Trends and Forecasts of Global Ceramic Matrix Composites Market

New Report Provides Trends and Forecasts of Global Ceramic Matrix Composites Market

The report on ceramic matrix composites captures its global market size by volume and value. This market is growing at a rapid pace in Asia-Pacific and North America. [More]
TPI Composites Inks Multiyear Supply Agreement with Vestas Wind Systems

TPI Composites Inks Multiyear Supply Agreement with Vestas Wind Systems

TPI Composites announced today that it has signed a multiyear supply agreement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S to provide blades for the V110 wind turbine from TPI's factory in Dafeng, China. [More]
NASA's Langley to Test Composite Multi-Bay Box Delivered by Super Guppy Plane

NASA's Langley to Test Composite Multi-Bay Box Delivered by Super Guppy Plane

NASA’s Super Guppy plane has hauled a huge composite fuselage cross-section from Long Beach, California to the Langley Research Center in Virginia for testing. This plane resembles a giant fish and is based at the Houston facility of NASA's Johnson Space Center. [More]
Supercomputer Simulations Help Design New Nanocomposite Materials

Supercomputer Simulations Help Design New Nanocomposite Materials

Scientists at the University College London (UCL) have used supercomputer simulations to develop a ‘virtual lab’ for designing new nanocomposite materials. James Suter, Peter Coveney and Deren Groen based in UCL’s Centre for Computational Science have collaborated to develop the ‘virtual lab’. [More]