JEC Composites Market News N. 771 
GKN Aerospace, Dowty Propellers, Ruag Space, ORNL, SCM Group 


Business and Market

GKN Aerospace steps into widebody MRO market

GKN Aerospace steps into widebody MRO market

GKN Aerospace’s Fokker Techniek business has completed its first A330 major maintenance project. The aircraft was delivered to Air Europa last week, marking another milestone in the company’s long history as an aircraft MRO. (...)

GA-ASI unmanned aircraft selected by Belgium

Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner ready for final preflight testing

4M Carbon Fiber joins the Composite Applications Group

TFP announced a planned capacity increase of 50% by 2020

Engel duo for composite research at NCC in Bristol

The Compound Company to double production capacity

Saertex wins JEC Asia Award 2018 and AVK Award for use of Saertex Leo materials in Deutsche Bahn’s ICE-3 fleet

ELG Carbon Fibre instils environmental excellence with ISO 14001:2015 standard

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Dowty Propellers breaks ground at new Gloucester facility

Dowty Propellers breaks ground at new Gloucester facility

Dowty Propellers, a manufacturer of aircraft propeller systems for both civil and military applications, has broken ground on its new manufacturing facility at Gloucester Business Park.(...)

Porcher Industries inaugurates new manufacturing site in Zhejiang, China

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Ruag Space signs agreement with Australian rocket company Gilmour Space

Ruag Space signs agreement with Australian rocket company Gilmour Space

Australia’s leading rocket company, Gilmour Space Technologies, has signed a long-term collaboration and supply agreement with global launch industry supplier, Ruag Space.(...)

GE Renewable Energy strengthens offshore wind partnership with ORE Catapult

Gazechim Composites appoints Polynt-Reichhold as the distributor for Scandinavia

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Technology and Innovation

A carbon fiber capable to monitor its own structural health

A carbon fiber capable to monitor its own structural health

A roll-to-roll process to coat electrically conductive carbon fibers with semiconducting silicon carbide nanoparticles.(...)

Bally Ribbon announces film infusion capabilities for 3-D woven joints

Phosphate methacrylate becomes a reactive flame retardant and anti-corrosion agent

Torayca MX carbon fibers

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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.(...)


Teijin to acquire Inapal to expand European automotive business

The new Hengrui Corporation makes its debut

Toray and TenCate Advanced Composites concluded share purchase agreement

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SCM Group acquires DMS

SCM Group acquires DMS

SCM Group, an Italian multinational company in machinery and industrial equipment, has finalized the acquisition of USA-based DMS Diversified Machine Systems located in Colorado Springs, CO. (...)

Inland Pipe Rehabilitation announces acquisition of Daystar Composites

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A high strength self-tapping composite nut

A high strength self-tapping composite nut

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and ITW Deltar Fasteners jointly develop high strength self-tapping composite nut to replace metal or polymer ones that currently exist in the market.(...)

Elution columns made of composites

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04 Dec 2018 - 06 Dec 2018

Carbon Fiber 2018

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4th Annual Civil Aviation Training Forum 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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