Article - 20 Apr 2001
This article briefly describes what thermoset composites are, provides properties of some common examples and outlines design considerations and market trends.
Article - 27 Nov 2001
Fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) concrete provides an alternative to steel reinforced concrete. It overcomes corrosion problems, possesses high strength and low stiffness and cracks in the matrix are...
Article - 27 May 2003
Polyaramid fiber is an infusible, wholly aromatic polymer that can strictly be described as nylon T, T – but rarely is. Manufactured only as a fiber (by solution spinning) and is characterized by high...
Article - 26 May 2003
Properties are provided for a polyaramid fibre reinforced polyphenylene sulphide matrix polymer matrix composite.
News - 5 Sep 2013
The Teijin Group announced today that Toho Tenax Co., Ltd., the group’s carbon fibers and composites business, and Shanghai-based Teijin Aramid Asia Co., Ltd., the group’s aramid fibers...
Article - 22 May 2003
Chemical, physical and thermal properties are provided for polyaramid polymetaphenylene isophthalamide, also known as Nomex. Applications and availabel forms are also detailed.
Article - 8 May 2003
StormRoom is a kevlar reinforced room that can be built into homes to protect people from tornados. Posted May 7 2003
Article - 20 May 2002
Composites are common place in automotive and aerospace applications, however they have not been exploited in building and construction. LTM provides a technology and advantages that could potentially...
A comparison of common fabric that is used in producing industrial garments and this video demonstrate the potential use of PBI fiber in garments and its applications as protective garment for the...
News - 1 Sep 2014
The Teijin Group announced that Toho Tenax Co., Ltd., the group's carbon fibers and composites business, and Shanghai-based Teijin Aramid Asia Co., Ltd., the group's aramid fibers business,...