News - 4 Aug 2010
The new hammer drill made by DeWALT - a worldwide developer and manufacturer of professional power tools and part of the Stanley Black & Decker corporate group - has a plastic housing that is a...
News - 19 Jun 2009
Solutia announced today that their Saflex SilentGlass Technology advanced acoustic interlayer is now approved for use in Dade County Florida. Saflex SilentGlass Technology has passed the weathering...
From our original formation in 1987, USL has grown to become the UK's only manufacturer of ultrasonic testing systems and instruments, in the process becoming one of the world's major suppliers to...
News - 21 Aug 2007
With prices rising and environmental issues taking centre stage, EUREKA project E! 2819- FACTORY ECOPLAST is combining natural fibres with thermoplastics to create new recyclable compounds for...
Article - 30 Apr 2002
Transducer materials are a key component of any sonar system. This article compares and explains properties of materials such as nickel, lead zirconate titanate and Terfenol. These materials have been...
The ICAM scanning acoustic microscope is a high speed, fully digital and integrated system designed for rapid non-destructive inspection of integrated circuit (IC) packages and similar parts. It can...
News - 8 Jun 2020
When you speak softly in one of the galleries of St Paul's cathedral, the sound runs so easily around the dome that visitors anywhere on its circumference can hear it. This striking phenomenon has...
News - 7 Mar 2013
Composites Evolution will launch a range of low cost jute fibre reinforcements at JEC Europe, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France, on the 12 – 14 March 2013.
The range of Biotex Jute...
News - 6 Oct 2009
The international heating systems manufacturer Viessmann, Germany, now uses Basotect to insulate its solar collectors. The light, flame-retardant melamine resin foam produced by BASF is fitted to the...
Article - 12 Apr 2019
This article discusses the beneficial applications of compounds with high viscoelasticity.