Business

Jean-Marie Deméautis has been appointed RocTool’s Director and Chairman of the Board

The specialist in the design and development of innovative processes for rapid molding of composites and plastic materials appoints a new Director and Chairman of the Board.

Prepreg-ACM to export its CF fabrics

Prepreg-ACM, a part of the Composite Holding Company, and a manufacturer of CF-based fabrics and prepregs has launched a warehouse to sell its products in European Union countries. The warehouse is located in Kladno, Czech Republic.

Chromaflo presents its versatile pigment paste portfolio for multiple polyester applications

The independent global supplier of pigment and chemical dispersions for the thermoset and coatings industries, will present a broad portfolio for the thermoset industry.

New automated cutter means increased productivity for Formaplex

To cope with increased demand for high quality composite components Formaplex Ltd, has just installed a Blackman and White Genesis high speed automated CNC cutting machine.

Lightweight hydrogen tanks for the fuel cell technology of the future

KraussMaffei delivers RimStar Compact 8/4 high pressure RTM mixing and metering system to new Rehau technical center for lightweight construction.

Huntsman is joining a research programme combining industry and academic expertise

Spring 2015 heralded the start of a new research project for Huntsman Advanced Materials, on Toughened Thin Ply Composites for Aerospace Applications (TPCA).

Third CH-53K fuselage delivered by Spirit AeroSystems

Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. announced it has successfully delivered to Sikorsky the third fuselage section for the CH-53K 'King Stallion' heavy lift helicopter program's System Demonstration and Test Article (SDTA) contract.

Purdue University breaks ground on $50 million project

More than 200 people attended a groundbreaking ceremony for the Indiana Manufacturing Institute, which is part of a $50 million project where Purdue University researchers will advance research of composite materials manufacturing to develop more energy-efficient technologies.

Commuter Air Technology contracts with Finnoff Aviation Products to sell MT Composite Propellers

Commuter Air Technology (CAT), an AGC Aerospace & Defense company headquartered in Oklahoma City, announces an agreement with Finnoff Aviation Products to provide 5-blade MT Composite Propellers for King Air 90, 200 and 300 series aircraft.