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World’s first carbon fiber rail bogie

ELG says that it has developed the world’s first carbon fiber bogie.

Award for continuous fiber project

Lanxess says that a project using its continous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composite material has won an award.

Solvay and SGL Carbon have entered into a joint development agreement (JDA) to produce the first composite materials based on large-tow IM carbon fiber.

ELG Carbon Fibre has recycled waste carbon fiber material from sailing team INEOS Team UK to make two cradles for the Britannia race boat.

Solvay and engineering company Penso say that they have created a modular, multi-material Body in White structure that can be produced in large volumes.

SGL Carbon says that it has delivered two non-crimped glass fiber textiles for the new version of Airbus’ H145 helicopter.

Toray Advanced Composites has released a new prepreg resin for automotive and motorsport market.

Solvay Performance Polyamides says that its new Technyl Max polyamide 6.6 (PA6.6) material has been chosen to make an all-plastic brake pedal.

Toray Industries has developed what it says is the world’s first porous carbon fiber with a nanosized continuous pore structure.

Thai composites specialist Cobra International and Australian boat builder Skeeta Foiling Craft have developed a new range of hydro foiling dinghies.

Materials specialist Sicomin says that it has supplied epoxy resins and adhesives to make a new all-electric foiling boat.

Nova Institute has announced the nominees of its Biocomposite of the Year award.

TRB Lightweight Structures and Spanish railway manufacturer CAF have joined forced to make 17 new trains for West Midlands Railway in the UK.

Composites Evolution says that it has introduced a range of flax-reinforced epoxy prepregs for motorsport applications.

The University of Maine has printed the largest additive manufactured (AM) boat on the world’s largest prototype polymer 3D printer.

Solvay materials have been used to make what the company says is the world’s first e-bike made out of injection-molded composite materials.

GKN Aerospace has designed and manufactured a mid-scale demonstrator tool to make a composite wing spar for Airbus.

3D printing startup Carboni e Metalli, based in Italy, has developed a concept motorcycle featuring 3D printed carbon fiber and titanium parts.

Solvay says that it has developed a new high temperature polyetheretherketone (PEEK).

Lanxess says that it plans to increase its use of artificial intelligence (AI) in product development.

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