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Specialty chemicals company Lanxess is strengthening its presence in China by building a new plant for plastics in Changzhou for around €20 million.

Improved carbon fiber structure for automotive

SGL Group and German engineering company Bertrandt have developed a new design idea for the interior structures of automotive vehicles.

Scott Bader says that has invested over €1.2 million to expand production capacity for its range of adhesives, gelcoats and formulated products.

R-TECH Materials said that it increased visitors to its stand by 350% at this year’s Advanced Engineering show.

Solvay Performance Polyamides has announced a price increase across Asia of US$300 per metric ton for its entire Technyl range of products.

Lanxess has incresaed the prices for its Durethan and Pocan compounds in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA region) with immediate effect.

Composite component manufacturer Safran Nacelles received business opportunities from its participation at Composites UK’s North West Regional Roadshow.

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub, in the UK, has released its second call for feasibility studies.

Chemicals company Lanxess plans to acquire the phosphorus chemicals business of Belgian chemical group Solvay.

SGL Technologies Composites has acquired a 50% share in Benteler Carbon Composites in the Benteler-SGL GmbH joint venture.

Revolution Composites has expanded its manufacturing facility in Norwood, Massachusetts, USA.

Solvay has formalized a joint venture to supply Boeing with composite materials from a facility to be built in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.

Attendance for the Advanced Engineering show which took place recently in Birmingham, UK, was up 15%, according to its organizers.

Fibers made of carbon nanotubes configured as wireless antennas work as well as copper antennas but are 20 times lighter.

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) has recently promoted the use of composites in transportation and defense to US politicians.

Sika Corporation, which makes products for the marine industry, will participate in the 2017 International WorkBoat Show.

EuCIA reports that it recently focused on sustainability in composites as part of a Lightweight, Durable and Sustainable Composites seminar.

Granta Design, which makes materials information software, has launched new updates to its Granta MI materials information management system.

Scientists have determined what kind of carbon nanotubes produce the best fibers and developed a novel method for purifying them.

Velox GmbH, a European distributor of composite materials, has expanded its distribution partnership with Low & Bonar.

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