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JEC Europe: ThyssenKrupp to Display Capabilities in CFRP Components

JEC Europe: ThyssenKrupp to Display Capabilities in CFRP Components

ThyssenKrupp is to take part in the world’s biggest composites show. The company will be displaying its capabilities in carbon fiber reinforced plastics (CFRP) at booth M35 in hall 7.2 at the JEC Europe show in Paris from March 11 to 13. [More]
JEC Europe 2014: Granta to Demonstrate Composites Design Data Module

JEC Europe 2014: Granta to Demonstrate Composites Design Data Module

Granta Design today announced the latest advances to support both simulation and materials information management in engineering enterprises working with composites and advanced materials. Central to this is the idea of“bridging the gap” between design or test data and the input data required by the finite element community, as well as for Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME). [More]
Zero-Maintenance Fiber Reinforced Polymer Trail Bridge Installed at Germantown MetroPark

Zero-Maintenance Fiber Reinforced Polymer Trail Bridge Installed at Germantown MetroPark

Dayton, Ohio’s Five Rivers MetroParks has installed a prefabricated, 20-footFiberSPAN™ trail bridge in Germantown MetroPark. Manufactured by Composite Advantage, the zero-maintenance Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) trail bridgespans a stream as part of a new trail construction project at the Germantown, Ohio park. [More]
Dow Introduces VORAFORCE  TW 1100 Series Polyurethane Systems for Composites Fabrication

Dow Introduces VORAFORCE TW 1100 Series Polyurethane Systems for Composites Fabrication

Dow expands its composites portfolio with the VORAFORCETM TW 1100 series of polyurethane systems developed for composites fabrication by filament winding, to enhance the existing epoxy systems offering. [More]
Celanese Extends Contract with Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production

Celanese Extends Contract with Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production

Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced it has signed a two-year contract extension with the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) in Aachen, Germany, to jointly develop thermoplastic composite solutions for automotive, construction, and oil and gas applications. [More]
Use of High-Performance Thermoplastics Provides Long Life to Southwire C7 Overhead Conductor

Use of High-Performance Thermoplastics Provides Long Life to Southwire C7 Overhead Conductor

Utilities looking for greater flexibility, reliability and single-failure tolerance for critical transmission lines now have an affordable carbon-fiber option in the new Southwire C7™ Overhead Conductor. The multi-stranded composite core using advanced polymers, resins and thermoplastics from Celanese delivers increased performance and a service life in excess of 40 years. [More]
Arkema Introduces New Range of Liquid Thermoplastic Resins

Arkema Introduces New Range of Liquid Thermoplastic Resins

Arkema is launching its first range of liquid thermoplastic resins under the brand Elium®, which is transformed using the same processes as composite thermosets. The exciting new technology won an award in 2013 at JEC and is being used in 2014 because it is lightweight, cost-effective and recyclable. [More]
JEC Europe 2014: Hexcel Showcases Composites and Launches New Carbon Fiber, Prepregs

JEC Europe 2014: Hexcel Showcases Composites and Launches New Carbon Fiber, Prepregs

At JEC Europe 2014 [Paris, Porte de Versailles - March 11-13th] Hexcel will be promoting the latest innovations developed for aerospace and industrial markets. In addition to launching a new carbon fiber and aerospace prepreg, Hexcel is showcasing some of the latest customer applications for which Hexcel’s composites are “the strength within”. [More]
BASF to Participate in ‘JEC Composites Show’

BASF to Participate in ‘JEC Composites Show’

As a supplier and development partner for composite applications involving polyurethanes, epoxy resins and thermoplastics, BASF will be participating in the "JEC Composites Show", which runs from March 11 to 13, 2014 in Paris, Hall 7.2, Booth F 51. This trade fair is considered one of the world's most important exhibitions for specialty materials. [More]
Forecast Report on Automotive Composites Market

Forecast Report on Automotive Composites Market

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Automotive Composites Market Forecast 2014-2024 [More]