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New technique by NUS scientists to transform waste carbon dioxide into high-value chemicals achieves cost reduction of about 30%
27/05/2024 - Asst Prof Lum Yanwei (centre), Dr Wang Bingqing (left), and Mr Wang Meng (right) from NUS Dept of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering have developed an energy-efficient, cost-effective way to...
TPI Composites manufactures all-composite cab for Kenworth SuperTruck 2
- TPI’s expertise in the development and design of lightweight, high-strength composite materials enable the manufacturing of critical components and cab structures with significant weight...
Start of the REWIND project
- REWIND aims at developing critical technologies for dismantling end-of-life wind turbine blades (evaluation, advanced, cutting, etc.) and implementing new methodologies for composites repurposing...
Hypetex wins government backing for coloured flax fibre
- Called FlaxTex the material is strong, lightweight and 100 per cent biodegradable, having a net positive carbon footprint at point of manufacturing. It can be colourised whilst enhancing its...
Hexcel’s carbon fibre composite material waste will be recycled by Fairmat
- Fairmat, a leading international carbon fibre recycler and material manufacturing company, recently opened its new 15,000 square foot state-of-the-art recycling facility near the Hexcel Salt Lake...
Cementing a sustainable future with composite recycling
17/05/2024 - Kim Sjödahl, senior vice president for technology and sustainability at specialist composites manufacturer Exel Composites, explores the initiatives shaping the future of composites manufacturing.
China’s Aoke Group and MFE Sino Polymer join hands in new materials industry
- Liu Zuozhen, chairman of MFE Sino Polymer, presented its company’s decades of focus in the field of high-performance resins and composite materials, as well as the company’s domestic leading...
Report: Plastics and Chemistry Products Improving Vehicle Safety and Efficiency
15/05/2024 - WASHINGTON (May 15, 2024) — Today the American Chemistry Council (ACC) released a report,...
Exel Composites et Flying Whales vont développer un dirigeable d’une capacité de soixante tonnes avec des tubes en fibre de carbone
- Le dirigeable livrera jusqu’à soixante tonnes de fret dans des endroits éloignés et difficiles d’accès dans le monde. Cela réduira également les émissions par rapport au...
Syensqo introduces AeroPaste® 1003, an innovative two-part room-temperature paste
- AeroPaste® 1003 is designed for structural bonding of metallic and composite parts, rapid assembly, repair applications and is suitable for out of autoclave. It has excellent high temperature...
Composite cardboard packaging manufacturer expects demand to recover in H2 / Plant in China to be operational earlier than planned
10/05/2024 - Composite cardboard packaging manufacturer expects demand to recover in H2 / Plant in China to be operational earlier than plannedCEO Samuel Sigrist (Photo: SIG)By Plasteurope.com staffAt EUR...
Arris secures additional 34 million dollars in funding to fuel growth
- The round saw participation from new and returning investors, including ST Engineering, Zebra Technologies, Youngone, Standard Industries, Vertex Exploratory Fund, NEA, XN, Taiwania Capital, Bosch...
Broadwater Mouldings achieves Kings Award
10/05/2024 - Suffolk-based manufacturing company Broadwater Mouldings is one of 252 organisations nationally to be recognised with a King’s Award for Enterprise. × ...
JCB Aero aircraft interior flooring panels incorporate SHD composites
10/05/2024 - Panel kit equipped and ready to install. Source...
TPI, UMaine, ORNL to leverage world’s largest polymer 3D printer for wind turbine tooling
10/05/2024 - In late May 2024, UMaine announced that it broke...
Update on the Raw Materials Market – May 2024
08/05/2024 - The latter half of 2023 saw a generally flat demand across Europe and the UK coupled with an improvement in more reliable availability of most raw materials. It is worth considering that almost...
Purdue, Wabash National collaborate on composite trailer that recaptures its own energy
08/05/2024 - Senior leadership from Purdue University and Wabash gathered...
ÉireComposites signs extended contract for Spirit aerostructure programs
06/05/2024 - Global 6000 aircraft. Source | Nina BudaThis month, 
Dura Composites Receives King’s Award For Enterprise For Groundbreaking Low Embodied Carbon GRP Products
07/05/2024 - Dura Composites is delighted to receive a King’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category, for its sustainability credentials and patented GRP (Glass Reinforced Polymer) walkway grating...
Large-volume VFGF extrusion printer facilitates modular composite cockpit
06/05/2024 - 3D printed cockpit assembly made with Q.mid GF25 glass...
Dura Composites receives King’s Award for Enterprise for low embodied carbon GRP products 
- Dura Composites is one of just 252 organisations nationally to be recognised with a prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise, announced today (Monday 6 May).The company has previously...