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 - 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...
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...
News - 8 Jul 2009
For its new portable Lifestraw Family water purification system, Vestergaard Frandsen uses Ultrason E 6020 P resin, a polyethersulfone (PESU) from BASF. The Swiss company manufactures products to...
News - 6 Jun 2008
With the Atlantic hurricane season starting June 1, builders are increasingly relying on silicone glazed impact-resistant glass and silicone waterproofing sealants to protect property from sustained...
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,...