World Market News N. 705: Fiberline Composites, Dowty Propellers, Audi, ION


Business and Market

Fiberline forms alliance with Schöck

Fiberline forms alliance with Schöck

Fiberline Composites and the German supplier of building components and systems Schöck AG have formed a joint venture intended to widen the use of glass fibre for reinforcement of concrete. (...)

Dowty Propellers to build a new UK headquarters & production facility

Diab Americas triples processing capacity of advanced foam cores

Hexagon continues to expand its hydrogen business into new applications

Pentaxia expands with purchase of new Derby manufacturing site

TPI and Senvion sign wind blade supply agreement

Tecniplas reinforces dissemination of vinasse cooling towers at Fenasucro

Creative Pultrusions acquires Tower Tech

Teton Composites awarded competitive grant from the National Science Foundation

Plastivaloire innovates with Roctool

Haydale Graphene Industries signs outline deal with Rogers Advanced Composites

Redelease launches high-performance semi-permanent mold release agent

DSM names Olivier Janin to head sales & marketing DSM Dyneema

Sigmatex announce completion of “Ships of the Future” supply agreement

Covestro supports student project for World Solar Challenge

Fosun’s joint-venture Nanjing Nangang completes acquisition of Koller Beteiligungs GmbH

Copps Industries announces development of epoxy resins for the composites industry

Sphere.easy launched

ALMACO’s Wind Committee holds presentations at the plants of Aeris and Vestas

Chemnitz University of Technology and TU Braunschweig to cooperate in lightweight construction

Brazil has three projects in startup competition of the composites industry

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Technology and Innovation

Human robot cooperation to facilitate installation of CFRP roofs at Audi

Human robot cooperation to facilitate installation of CFRP roofs at Audi

New robot colleague in the assembly of Audi A4/A5 models: people and robot now work there side by side without a protective fence. (...)

A tooling system for mould-making which enables curing at low temperatures

A FRP gel coat and chop systems which assure a continuous flow of catalyst

USM researchers developed a cellulose reinforced thermoplastic polymer composite

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Thermwood 3D printed PPS test panel maintains vacuum without coatings

TPRC finalizes overmolding project with aerospace and automotive partners

UD-tape based reinforced thermoplastics: high performance composites within 60 to 90 seconds

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New generation of kitesurfing harnesses for 2018

New generation of kitesurfing harnesses for 2018

The ION Composite Series, new for 2018, has arrived.

Top column module from Valeo made from BASF’s engineering plastics

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