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Join us for live demonstrations including 3D printing and electrospinning of nanofibers

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory and University of Alabama at Birmingham will showcase live demonstrations on JEC Americas 2014 in Atlanta.

Creative Pultrusions to market and manufacture Transonite panel system

Creative Pultrusions (CPI) and Ebert Composites Corporation (ECC) have entered into a manufacturing and marketing agreement, whereas CPI will house three Transonite production machines at their Alum Bank, Pennsylvania, manufacturing facility.

Celanese to add Fortron PPS compounding capability to its Nanjing plant

The company will expand its compounding capabilities at its Nanjing, China, integrated chemical complex to include Fortron polyphenylene sulfide (PPS). The PPS compounding expansion is expected to be operational by year-end 2014.

JEC Directory: 10 new companies registered this week

Strength of more than 1300 industry suppliers, the JEC Directory is the reference if you are looking for new business contacts in the composites field of activities. This free tool promotes every stage of the composite process, from raw-material to OEM.

Composites Evolution appoints Jacomp Oy as distributor for Finland and Estonia

The companies join forces to offer Biotex range across Finland and Estonia.

Teijin Aramid wins Pirelli Supplier Award 2014 for textile reinforcing material

The companies awarded by Pirelli are the suppliers who record performance and commitment to the business with Pirelli. Teijin Aramid is the first supplier to receive an award for textile reinforcing material. 

AVIC Cirrus light jet SF50 will achieve first flight with 500 aircraft orders in hand

Although this type of aircraft is still in the development stage currently, AVIC has already received more than 500 SF50 aircraft orders so far.

ATK announces $178 million contract award to build composite launch vehicle structures

The company has reached agreement on a $178 million contract award as part of the Air Force's Phase 1 Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) buy from United Launch Alliance (ULA).

Aero Surveillance partners with Aero Composite Innovation for unmanned aircraft systems

Aero Surveillance announces a partnership with Aero Composites Innovations (ACInnov) to focus on advanced small and medium tactical fixed wing surveillance solutions.

Hexagon Composites awarded an order of EUR 12.7 million from Qatar

Hexagon Ragasco, a Hexagon Composites' wholly-owned subsidiary, has received an order of EUR 12.7 million for the supply of LPG cylinders to Qatar. The order is for delivery in the second half of 2014.