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Hexcel and Arkema plan to host a webinar covering the use of thermoplastic polymers as matrices for continuous fiber reinforced composites.

Gurit says that it plans to invest more than CHF 20 million to produce composite components for the Indian wind energy industry.

Composites UK has announced its new board members for 2020-2022.

Teijin's Tenax dry reinforcements (DR) carbon fiber material is now qualified to produce Airbus A320neo wing spoilers using resin transfer molding (RTM).

Volume Graphics says that it has updated its VGSTUDIO MAX software with a reverse engineering module.

The UK government and composites organizations have launched a new initiative to develop and industrialize new sustainable composite materials.

The organizers of the CAMX show have decided to move the event online, with a range of virtual events starting in mid-September.

Teijin Carbon Europe GmbH has increased the production capacity of chopped carbon fiber type Tenax-E HT C604 6mm by 40%.

SGL has reported group sales revenues of €247 million, approximately 15% below the prior year’s level.

Composites UK says that it is looking for individuals from its member companies to form part of its board of directors from 2020-2022.

The organizers of Composites for Europe, previously Composites Europe, have appointed Dr Hans-Christian Früh as the event’s new project manager.

Solvay and Leonardo have signed a material supply agreement for programs in Leonardo’s aerostructures, aircraft, helicopters and electronics divisions.

Researchers have discovered that adding graphene to the carbon fiber production process can greatly increase the strengthen of the material.

Researchers have found that porous carbon fibers are up to 40 times faster at desalinating small batches of water than other materials available today.

Composites UK has released the nomination forms for its 2020 Industry Awards.

Gurit reports that CEO Rudolf Hadorn has decided to step down as CEO of Gurit Holding AG at the end of March 2021.

Gurit has reported net sales of CHF 136.1 million in Q1 2020, an increase of 0.9% compared to Q1 2019.

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