By Cameron Chai
Richmond Aerovac and Advanced Composites Group, subsidiaries of Umeco, will display their advanced materials solutions at Seatec/Compotec 2012 to be conducted from 7-9 February, 2012 at the CarraraFiere Exhibition Centre located in Marina di Carrara, Italy.
Richmond Aerovac will exhibit its process materials solutions at the event. The company’s resin infusion experts are capable of assisting throughout any project and enhancing the process and finished laminate quality using novel products such as Infuply and VMS2. Its kitted materials decrease error margin and improves productivity. Its systematic approach to kitting decreases cost and labor time.
Reusable vacuum bags from Richmond Aerovac are capable of withstanding several cure cycles. The company designs and produces reusable vacuum bags based on tooling of its customers. The company will also display its superior-performance vacuum bagging consumables at the event.
Advanced Composites Group will display its structurals materials solutions for major market sectors at the event. The company’s MTM57 and VTM260 line of prepreg systems are suitable for superior-performance yacht racing. Its HTM, MTM and LTM prepreg systems are utilized extensively in the motorsport industry such as Formula One. Its materials deliver enhanced performance edge in sports and leisure activities, including fishing, racquet sports, kayaking, sailing and cycling.
Advanced Composites Group is a major supplier of advanced materials for OEMs in the automotive industry producing super cars to prototypes. The company will display its MTM45-1 and MTM44-1 structural prepreg resin systems, specially designed for out-of-autoclave curing, for producing primary and secondary structures of aircrafts. It will also exhibit its epoxy and phenolic systems that comply with stringent European smoke and fire standards.