JEC Composites Market News N. 769 
GKN Aerospace, Airtech, Borealis, AOC Aliancys, Eastman Machine Company 


Business and Market

GKN Aerospace, COMAC and AVIC to jointly manufacture advanced aerostructures

GKN Aerospace, COMAC and AVIC to jointly manufacture advanced aerostructures

COMAC subsidiary SAMC (Shanghai Aircraft Manufacturing Company) and AVIC International (Aviation Industry Corporation of China) have signed a Framework Agreement to establish a joint venture for aerostructures manufacturing in China.(...)

Boeing, Safran joint venture to start operations

LM Wind Power inaugurates technology center Americas facility near New Orleans

Rocket Lab reaches orbit again, deploys more satellites

DowAksa joins PULLWind consortium

Hartzell Propeller to provide props for Eviation’s electric commuter

Opterus R&D licenses SwiftComp for modeling composite aerospace and angling structures

AOC Aliancys congratulates Nuon solar team with South African victory

BASF invests in Chinese 3D printing specialist Prismlab

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Technology and Innovation

LTC3 carbon prepregs

LTC3 carbon prepregs

LTC3 carbon prepregs offer a low temperature cure and high temperature use after post cure. LTC prepregs allow the use of lower cost master model materials.(...)

Intelligent automation to improve composite lay-up and preforming operations

Vegetal polyurethane resin for composites

Innovative fibre composites and adhesives for use in e-mobility industry

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Borealis signs agreement to acquire a controlling stake in South Korean compounder DYM Solution

Borealis signs agreement to acquire a controlling stake in South Korean compounder DYM Solution

Borealis, a provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in South Korean compounder DYM Solution. The agreement and transaction are subject to all required regulatory approvals.(...)

Hexagon to acquire Agility Fuel Solutions

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A passenger dummy for vehicle testing made of composite

A passenger dummy for vehicle testing made of composite

Following the request from Ford and Profor-Wegner to design a new passenger dummy for vehicle testing, Indupol proposed a composite solution that provides great ergonomics and ensures test driver safety. The material solution was developed in close collaboration with AOC Aliancys and Euroresins, and incorporates Atlac 580 resin from AOC Aliancys. (...)

Babolat's Pure Aero tennis racket

AeroMobil develops flying car specifically designed for China

Premiere demonstration of full sized mock-up of CR929

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Feature JEC Asia 2018


JEC Asia 2018

For the 2nd edition, JEC Asia returns to Seoul, gathering companies from the entire composites value chain to showcase their latest capabilities and innovations to strategic end-users’ market such as automotive, aeronautics, renewable energies, building & construction, electrical & electronic equipment (EEE) as well as sports & leisure.(...)


Faurecia opens a tech center in Yokohama to accelerate development with Japanese carmakers

GKN Aerospace officially opens state of the art aero-engine repair facility in Malaysia

Great Wall Motor and BMW have signed a joint-venture agreement

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Eastman Machine Company awarded ISO 9001:2015 quality certification

Eastman Machine Company was certified under ISO 9001:2015 standards by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The certification is a new achievement for the 130 year old Buffalo-based manufacturer and confirms the company’s commitment to ongoing continuous improvement.(...)

Composites One receives AS9120 RevB multi-site certification

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21 Nov 2018 - 22 Nov 2018

International Symposium on Composites Manufacturing ISCM 2018

The goal of ISCM is to promote discussion on recent developments in manufacturing of high performance composites and related areas. Discussions at ISCM involve analysis of emerging issues, the state of the art in composites manufacturing and discussion on those developments that will shape the near future of composites development.


27 Nov - 28 Nov 2018

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04 Dec - 06 Dec 2018

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JEC Composites Magazine n°125

Feature Wind Energy

JEC Composites Magazine 125

Check out the feature dedicated to Wind Energy on the latest JEC Composites Magazine.
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