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What does the future hold for composites in transportation markets?

As a rule, predicting the future should only be done in the privacy of your own mind, or if need be: verbally.

Carbon composites continue to find new markets

Carbon fiber manufacturers are adding production capacity to meet an increasing number of high performance applications.

An innovative building technique using stackable, sand reinforced polyester bricks could speed up the construction process.

A growing environmental problem and the increasing scarcity of non-renewable resources are heavily modifying our habits.

POLYTEC gives us a look behind the scenes in the development process of automotive parts.

Liz Nickels looks at current research into the use of ‘wonder material’ graphene to improve fiber reinforced plastics.

Download the first chapter of "Near-Field Radiative Heat Transfer Across Nanometer Vacuum Gaps".

A lot of money and materials gets wasted. The website www.composite-trade.com was conceived to put an end to all that.

Scott & Fyfe, an employee owned technical textile manufacturer, has become a member of the Composites UK trade association.

Django Mathijsen discusses how Solar powered vehicles are starting to show real potential.

Dust free operations are possible with carbon or glass thermosets.

Liz Nickels delves into the world of internet business funding sites to see which innovative composite projects have captured the interest of investors.

Reinforced Plastics investigates which new fibers might be popular in composites in the future.

Liz Nickels looks back at the groundbreaking composite commercial spacecraft eleven years on.

Liam O'Sullivan examines the benefits of FORMAX's approach to materials characterization.

Lightweight construction represents one of the greatest opportunities for the fiber composites industry.

Tony McNally has focused his career on developing new composites based on nanomaterials.

A start-up company in the US has patented a new technique that can create authentic hinges in carbon fiber reinforced plastic.

Developing the Apeer range of composite doors has been a great example of how success hinges around planning and detailed practical experimentation.

A new report commissioned by Composites Germany shows the growth of glass fiber reinforced plastics in Europe.

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