Shock absorbers, fluid dampers, shock isolators, liquid springs, hydropneumatic springs, crane buffers, crane bumpers, earthquake protection technology, seismic dampers, seismic isolation...
Article - 6 Jul 2004
Rubber is a versatile material due to its combination of properties. These properties and rubbers application in tyres and earthquake protection in buildings is briefly explored. The recycling of...
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Vibration isolation, bridge bearings, suspension bearings and energy absorption applications are covered in detail in this article, while other uses for rubbers are outlined.
News - 28 Jul 2011
Eco Building Products declared that it has inked a letter of intent with Fieldstone Partners California to construct a neighborhood called The Cove in Dana Point, California.
Eco Building Products...
News - 15 Nov 2012
In cooperation with partners in industry and academia, Bayer MaterialScience has developed an effective and cost-efficient seismic protection system for buildings. An extremely tear-resistant woven...
News - 22 Aug 2018
Trelleborg’s offshore operation has recently been awarded DNV-GL certification for its Vikodeck™ fireproofing tiles. Manufactured using Trelleborg’s next-generation Firestop™...
News - 3 Sep 2008
Bayer MaterialScience’ startup of its worldscale MDI production facility in Shanghai, and the new BaySystems system house in Guangzhou, will significantly strengthen its foothold in the...
Article - 10 Oct 2014
Professor Andrew Alderson, Principle Research Fellow at the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) at Sheffield Hallam University, talks to AZoM about his work with Auxetic Materials,...
Article - 27 Apr 2004
BASF are to continue developing an innovative Saqndwich Plate System (SPS) involving steel and polyurethane for use in bridges.Advantages of the system and current projects are outlined. Posted April...
News - 24 Feb 2011
Disasters such as floods, tsunamis, and earthquakes often result in the spread of diseases like gastroenteritis, giardiasis and even cholera because of an immediate shortage of clean drinking...