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Marine composites set sail

Liz Nickels spoke to marine composites company Nautech Composites about a recent shipyard move and about the current state of shipbuilding in the UK.

Design for the future

Liz Nickels spoke to Teton Composites about 3D printing reinforced plastics, stress analysis software, and the importance of analysis in composite design.

Now that natural fibers have lost a lot of their traditional market shares to synthetic fibers, they are gearing up to conquer new markets.

Reinforced Plastics spoke with Gino Francato from SABIC about composites manufacturing and current trends in the composite industry.

Residents across North America and the Caribbean are still feeling the impact of one of the most destructive hurricane seasons in recent memory.

Newcomers Composite Prime describe their journey into the composites market.

Fibrelite has formed a number of strategic partnerships with major precast manufacturers in Europe and the USA.

Over the past several years, lightweight construction has undeniably become a driving force in many areas of transportation.

As research into how carbon fiber composites will perform in an airplane crash is ramping up, we talk to one of the researchers investigating it.

Manufacturers have become attuned to the need for process improvements that generate real cost savings, accelerate production and improve part quality.

The benefits of composite materials are now widely appreciated in the automotive industry.

Fiber reinforced plastics have been attracting enormous media interest over the last few months, especially in lightweight construction.

For some years now many leading companies have used EconCore ThermHex technology for making thermoplastic honeycomb core materials and panels.

Innovating in parallel with the composites industry, Chomarat has developed a new textile solution.

Reinforced Plastics spoke with Hinrich Hampe from Toho Tenax Europe GmbH.

How one of the strongest, lightest automotive construction materials is overcoming the problems that have so far kept it from entering the mainstream.

When producing high-strength lightweight parts in large volumes, the length of the structural reinforcing fibers is of key importance.

Reinforced Plastics spoke with Steven Bassetti from Michelman about its fiber technologies and the current trends in the composite industry.

Revolution Fibres have developed Xantu.Layr®, the world's first commercially available nanofiber interleaving veil.

UK glass fiber specialist MPM had positive news last month and announced that the company anticipated a major 40% growth in 2016.

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