News - 5 Nov 2008
Jon Nash of Applied Market Information (AMI) has cited new growth in the European markets for wood-plastic composites (WPC) including an increase in sales from Deceuninck, a new plant being built by...
News - 2 Jul 2008
Hydro has formally acquired the privately owned Alumafel Group, one of the most established and well-known aluminium building systems brands in Spain.
Adding Alumafel puts Hydro at the top of...
News - 10 May 2008
Hydro has agreed to acquire the privately owned Alumafel Group, one of the most established and well-known aluminium building systems brands in Spain. The transaction confirms Hydro’s position...
This product profile explains how flexible low-force testing can help R&D.
News - 20 Mar 2019
Polyscope Polymers is this year’s winner of the JEC Innovation Award in the Automotive Application category.
XIRAN® SGH30EB - Glass Filled Thermoplastic Composite
News - 26 Oct 2010
Arkema has turned ecotechnologies into reality with increasingly efficient materials that are key to the competitiveness of its downstream markets: the growing use of renewable raw materials,...
News - 20 Sep 2005
Adal Group has announced that it has filed patent applications for a metal matrix composite ("MMC") that will be referred to by the company as "Ticalium." Ticalium combines...
Article - 13 Apr 2005
The rheology of polymers is impostant as it directly influences flow during processing. Rotational and capillary extrusion rheometers are reviewed and property determination outlined. Examples are...
Article - 1 Jul 2002
Titanium alloys can be joined by fusion, resistance, flash-butt, explosion, friction, plasma, TIG, MIG and electron beam welding. There is particular emphasis on TIG, electron beam, plasma, resistance...
Article - 21 Sep 2001
Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene has been used extensively as a wear face in orthopaedic implants. The performance of the material has been related to sterilisation techniques. Methods of...