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JEC WORLD 2016 Composites Exhibition to be Held in Paris Nord Villepinte

JEC WORLD 2016 Composites Exhibition to be Held in Paris Nord Villepinte

The largest composites exhibition in the world relocates in a bigger venue with a new name: JEC World. Taking into account the growing demand of its exhibitors, the event will be able to increase its space in a controlled and monitored Parc Paris Nord Villepinte. [More]

Strongwell Corporation Recognized by American Composites Manufacturers Association

Strongwell Corporation, headquartered in Bristol, Virginia, was recently awarded the American Composites Manufacturers Association’s (ACMA) prestigious ACE Award in the Infinite Possibility for Market Growth Catego... [More]
ULV Team Utilizes Scott Bader Resin and Structural Adhesive for Building ARION1 Land Speed Bicycle

ULV Team Utilizes Scott Bader Resin and Structural Adhesive for Building ARION1 Land Speed Bicycle

The ARION1 Land Speed bicycle, designed and built by The University of Liverpool Velocipede (ULV) Team, has recently competed in the IHPVA “World Human Power Speed Challenge”, which took place from the 14-19 September 2015. Now in its 16th year, this annual speed trial event attracts engineering teams from all over the world to test their designs and their rider’s endurance on the famous five mile highway road at Battle Mountain, Nevada in the USA. [More]
JEC Group to Power New Experience Composites Event

JEC Group to Power New Experience Composites Event

In the coming year a new event called "Experience Composites - powered by the JEC Group" will be staged in Augsburg from 21 to 23 September 2016 in a Multi-Location-Format. [More]
Airbus Helicopters Installs VICTREX PEEK 90HMF40 Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Brackets in Airbus A350

Airbus Helicopters Installs VICTREX PEEK 90HMF40 Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Brackets in Airbus A350

Airbus Helicopters is replacing aluminum in a fitting in the aircraft door of the Airbus A350-900 with a high-modulus, carbon fiber-reinforced high performance polymer. The brackets, now manufactured from VICTREX® PEEK 90HMF40, has been developed by Airbus Helicopters and is in serial production for commercial use after receiving the relevant component qualification. [More]
Procedure Developed to Produce Materials that Mimic the Fine Structure of Biological Composites

Procedure Developed to Produce Materials that Mimic the Fine Structure of Biological Composites

A novel technique is being developed that makes it possible to imitate the fine and complex structure of seashells, teeth and other biological composite materials in order to mimic their hardness. [More]
JEC Group Announces Participation of Three Renowned Motivational Speakers at JEC Asia 2015

JEC Group Announces Participation of Three Renowned Motivational Speakers at JEC Asia 2015

JEC Group enriches the business dimension of JEC Asia with the participation of 3 renowned motivational speakers over the 3 days of the event. The 3 KeyNote Speakers will illustrate Human Development, team spirit and winning methods. All attendees, either students, engineers or entrepreneurs will be inspired by their drives to succeed. [More]
Composites Europe 2015: Dow to Exhibit High-Performance Polyurethane and Epoxy Composite Systems

Composites Europe 2015: Dow to Exhibit High-Performance Polyurethane and Epoxy Composite Systems

As part of an ongoing effort to address the major challenges facing society with its industry and scientific expertise, Dow will engage customers and value chain partners at Composites Europe 2015. The event takes place from September 22 to 24 in Stuttgart, Germany, where Dow will present high-performance polyurethane and epoxy composite systems for infrastructure, construction and many more applications at stand B03 - located in hall 5. [More]
Composites Europe 2015: Granta Design Shows Updated Composite Software for Qualification, Specification and Managing Composite Data

Composites Europe 2015: Granta Design Shows Updated Composite Software for Qualification, Specification and Managing Composite Data

Granta Design today announced the package of new and updated software technology that it is demonstrating at this week’s Composites Europe exhibition in Stuttgart, Germany (Sep 22-24). [More]
Graphene Enhanced ARALDITE Resin Composite Materials

Graphene Enhanced ARALDITE Resin Composite Materials

Haydale, a leader in the development of enhanced graphene and nanoparticulate materials, has announced that its composites division, Haydale Composite Solutions Ltd (HCS), has signed a letter of intent to start a joint development and commercialisation agreement with Huntsman Advanced Materials (Switzerland) GmbH (Huntsman), a leading global manufacturer of epoxy, acrylic and polyurethane based polymer products. [More]