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CSIRO tech could increase speed of carbon fiber production

CSIRO has launched a wet spinning line which could dramatically increase the speed of carbon fiber production.

Solvay plans to present a range of its materials at JEC World 2017, taking place in Paris from 14–16 March.

Hexcel has developed HexPly M781, a fast-curing prepreg system with multiaxial reinforcements.

Product development specialist ARRK has opened a new paint spraying facility at its Composites Centre in Nuneaton, UK.

Glass fiber specialist Şişecam has invested of 400 million TL (around €100 million) to build a plant in Turkey.

ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd and Adesso Advanced Materials Wuhu Co Ltd, have concluded a MOU to develop lightweight composite components.

Oxford Advanced Surfaces (OAS) plans to showcase a new surface treatment product at JEC World 2017.

Conductive CNT-composites could be produced using standard commercial 3D printers, according to Italian researchers

DolphiTech plans to launch a new range of ultrasound instruments with extended capabilities for non-destructive testing (NDT).

Scott Bader says that has increased the production capacity for its range of Crestabond adhesives.

Liz Nickels looked at what's at the cutting edge of the growing e-bike market.

A carbon fiber transport pod has achieved first place in the inaugural SpaceX Hyperloop Competition Weekend in the US.

Composites One, a North American supplier of composites raw materials, has acquired Canadian-based BMB Solutions Composites.

The German Federation of Reinforced Plastics (AVK) is now welcoming applications for the AVK Innovation Award 2017.

Michelman has named John B Homoelle as the first recipient of an award for outstanding technical contributions.

Hexcel has reported Q4 2016 results of diluted EPS of US$0.64 on net sales of US$483.5 million.

The composite tooling market is projected to reach US$551.8 million by 2021, at a CAGR of 7.35% between 2016 and 2021.

An Australian organization has pledged AUS$250,000 to support a consortium of Australian carbon fiber and composite manufacturers.

IACMI has announced a project focused on thermoplastic composite advancements for wind turbine blades.

GOM, a company that develops software for 3D coordinate measuring technology and 3D testing, is now a member of the NCC.

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