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Carbon fiber CHANGE TOPIC

Carbon fiber news, December 2013

SGL Group has announced the sale of SGL Rotec GmbH & Co KG, a manufacturer of composite blades for wind turbines.

Glass-fibre reinforced PBT solves flame retardancy problem on French railways

French company ABB in Lyon has selected polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) Ultradur® B4450 G5 from BASF for its DC contactors for use on railways.

Quickstep Holdings Ltd has signed a US$75 million deal with aerospace group Lockheed Martin to supply 120 sets of carbon composite wing flaps for the C-130

Chinese fibreglass producer Jushi is opening a new plant in Egypt.

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Researchers from Washington State University have developed a new method to recycle the carbon fiber plastics.

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Space launch company SpaceX used Fibersim composites engineering software to reduce the time needed to design and manufacture composite parts for its Drago

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This article discusses the issues surrounding the recycling of glass fibre reinforced plastics (GRP), and reviews some of the options available today.

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A materials experiment on-board the International Space Station has determined the survivability of carbon nanotube yarn

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

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