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Roadstar replica made with durable glass fiber

Scott Bader says that its tooling, tooling, laminating and structural adhesive products are used to make glass fiber replicas of 1960 racing cars.

Composite manhole covers for remote underground monitoring

Fibrelite says that it has developed a new range of manhole access covers designed to support data transfer between antennas underground and aboveground.

Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has chosen a fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) system as part of the state’s Route 28.

Scott Bader and material supplier Shape Corp says that they have produced the auto industry’s first curved pultruded carbon fiber bumper beam.

BASF has developed a polyamide 6 particle foam that it says has high temperature and chemical resistance when in contact with fuels, oils and lubricants.

Vision Systems says that it has supplied resin transfer molding (RTM) composite products to the RACER (rapid and cost-effective rotorcraft) project.

Lanxess says that its Tepex continuous-fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite has been used to form structural components in passenger cars.

Lanxess says that it has provided a range of glass fiber reinforced material to make electric razor parts.

Victrex has reportedly joined forces with cabin interiors specialist Safran Cabin, to qualify thermoplastic composite parts for aerospace aircraft.

According to a study run by Aachen University, tape inserts offer enormous potential for injection molding parts.

Cobra International Ltd has developed a composite fuselage cover for the latter’s Tiger Drone unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) range.

Sicomin has developed a carbon fiber version of its MaxCore sandwich core infusion technology.

MITO Material Solutions has received US$1.1 million to develop hybrid nanoadditives to help create lighter, tougher, and more durable composite products.

Technical Fibre Products (TFP) says that it will be exhibiting a range of its nonwovens at the Composites Europe show.

Polygon Company has developed a new range of custom and standard composite plain bearings/bushings, suitable for construction and mining equipment.

EconCore has chosen a flat die extruder for its trial production of recycled polyethylene terephthalate (R-PET) honeycomb sandwich panels.

RTP Company has expanded its line of conductive compounds for applications where electrostatic discharge (ESD) is an issue.

Toray and BASF have signed an agreement to produce continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic (CFRT) tapes for the automotive and industrial markets.

Spanish company MontefibreCarbon has developed a new carbon fiber polyacrylonitrile (PAN) precursor with a tow of 80,000 individual filaments.

Scott Bader has supplied resin to make the interior panels of a steel framed gold egg structure as part of a dining room in a Dubai hotel.

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