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Composite industry news, April 2014

Composites Evolution has appointed Jacomp Oy as distributor of its Biotex range across Finland and Estonia.

nova-Institute and COMPOSITES EUROPE collaborate on bio-based composites

This year the COMPOSITES EUROPE trade show is joining forces with the nova-Institute to organise an exhibition stand focusing on bio-based composites.

Composites UK adds that this is in response to industry needs for an increased number of trained personnel, standardised training provision and a means of

As part of a €2.5m investment programme, FORMAX, the manufacturer of carbon fibre and specialty composite reinforcements, has successfully installed and co

A toughened epoxy resin system from Huntsman Advanced Materials is being used by the University of Bayreuth’s Department of Polymer Engineering, in an on-g

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website last week.

Far-UK, having started at the University of Nottingham Innovation Parkin the UK, has now moved to its new 5000 square feet facility on Wilford Industrial E

Creative Pultrusions, Inc. (CPI) and Ebert Composites Corporation (ECC) has entered into a manufacturing and marketing agreement, whereas CPI will house th

Hexagon Composites' subsidiary Hexagon Ragasco has received a US$13.6 million order for the supply of liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders to Iraq.

Airborne Oil & Gas has secured an order for multiple flexible risers and jumpers from OneSubsea™.

Hexagon Composites' wholly-owned subsidiary Hexagon Ragasco has received an order worth EUR 12.7 million (around NOK 104 million) for the supply of LPG cyl

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, claim to have created a 3D vascular system that allows for damage in composite material

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website last week.

LANXESS and EconCore NV are joining forces to produce honeycomb core materials from LANXESS' Durethan polyamide resins using EconCore's patented process.

TenCate Advanced Composites and Performance Polymer Solutions Inc (P2SI) are partnering to develop and market high temperature prepreg materials to the aer

Composite materials manufacturer Gurit reports sales for the first quarter (Q1) of 2014 of CHF78.8 million, an increase of around 29% over Q1 2013, and 4.5

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website last week.

Airtech has developed Wrightlease 2R, an extruded fluoropolymer film coated with rubber-based pressure sensitive adhesive.

This report, commissioned by the UK's Materials Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and authored by NetComposites, describes current and emerging biocomposite

Industrial laminate specialist Attwater & Sons Ltd has reformulated its B42 fabric-based laminate to comply with revised REACH regulations

Composites Germany, the trade association founded in 2013, has replaced the AVK - Industrievereinigung Verstärkte Kunststoffe e.V. (Federation of Reinforce

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website last week.

Airtech has developed Airflex, which is an uncured silicone rubber which has been specially formulated for use as a pressure intensifier on complex shapes

Dutch company Airborne, a manufacturer of composite blades for tidal turbines, has established a legal presence in Cherbourg, France, to support the develo

Harper International has secured recent contracts worth $38 million for its production scale carbon fibre conversion line.

Bayer MaterialScience is selling its intellectual property, patents and technology in the area of carbon nanotubes (CNT) and graphenes to FutureCarbon GmbH

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website during the month of March.

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