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.
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.
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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.
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.
JEC Automotive Composites Circle JEC Group Team will be announcing its third Automotive Composites Circle next April 28 in Las Vegas. This highly focused Networking event will take place in Atlanta during JEC Americas 2014 on Wednesday May 14, 2014 from 11am to 1pm.
The Automotive Composites Circle, part of JEC leadership program, achieved great success during JEC Europe 2014 in Paris which encouraged us to carry on with this event in the US. During the second leadership program held in conjunction with JEC Europe in Paris, JEC highlighted the “Candidates” for the best composites applications from its Innovation Award Program. They were perfect examples of how partnerships and true collaboration between OEMs and their suppliers move forward innovation boundaries.
We were also pleased to welcome two keynote speakers representing the OEM industry and the Research and Development sector. Volvo presented a short analysis expressing the challenges and risks tied to the implementation of com¬posite materials in the automotive body structure. CAR (Center for Automotive Research) highlighted the interest in creating value through Collaboration.
JEC Composites Magazine n°88
Check out the new issue of JEC Composites Magazine, with a special feature on JEC Americas - Spring Edition 2014. More information