Article - 25 Apr 2001
Relative advantages and disadvantages listed together with a summary property table for this thermoplastic.
Article - 28 Aug 2001
Recycled PET is used in many applications from automotive to office equipment. It is also alloyed with other polymers or combined with fillers.
Article - 8 May 2001
The trend behind MMC development has tapered off of late, but a thriving indutry still exists. MMC's remain popular for automotive, aerospace and sporting goods due to their light weight and high...
Article - 13 Jan 2020
Any SPCC-regulated site or facility is obligated by EPA regulation to have robust enough secondary containment that any oil spilled from primary containment will not be able to reach navigable water.
Article - 28 Feb 2019
Hannover Messe began in 1947 and, more than 70 years later, has become one of the world’s largest trade fairs, typically hosting 6500 exhibits and 250,000 visitors per year.
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Technologies such as ion implantation, CO2 laser treatment and plasma spraying are described. These can be used to alter the surface properties of materials, resulting in increased wear and...
Article - 12 Apr 2019
This article discusses the beneficial applications of compounds with high viscoelasticity.
Article - 13 Apr 2018
Engineers within the fertilizer industry are all too aware of the toxic and combustible nature of ammonia.
Article - 28 Nov 2016
A low-grade surface mining operation relies on large, expensive equipment such as Caterpillar 793 haul trucks and Hitachi 5500 shovels. Oil analysis is required to detect problems so they can be...
Article - 30 Apr 2001
Techniques such as sheet moulding, pultrusion, filament winding, prepreg moulding and resin transfer moulding can be used to produce thermoset composites. These processes can be applied to a wide...