World Market News N. 706: Compositence, Zoltek, Southern Research, Porsche


Business and Market

Compositence GmbH gains GON Holding as strategic partner

Compositence GmbH gains GON Holding as strategic partner

Chinese advanced material manufacturer GON Holding takes majority stake in Compositence. (...)

Zoltek facility to house Toray PPS resin compound production

Group of companies invests in future of SMC

NIAR receives Nadcap accreditation for materials testing

Meggitt Polymers & Composites to expand in Georgia

Tecniplas highlights the benefits of composites at Concasan

Quickstep transition year in preparation for growth

Diab Americas triples processing capacity of advanced foam cores

ANSYS 18.2 enhances simulation speed and accuracy

Conventus Polymers is named distributor of LG Chem in US and Canada

FACC receives Boeing qualification for active thermography

AMRC experts help car manufacturer Bentley to reduce weight

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Technology and Innovation

Southern Research to participate to low cost carbon fiber project

Southern Research to participate to low cost carbon fiber project

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy announces that Western Research Institute (WRI) was selected for an award with DOE funding of $3,745,413 to develop low cost carbon fiber components using various resources (...)

A non-halogenated flame retardants as replacement for antimony in brominated

New discontinuous fiber prepreg from Airtech

Invibio: Implantable PEEK polymers pioneering further progress

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Thermoplastic resins market share is expanding within a growing global Composites market. Automotive is seeking for new solutions for lighter vehicles and high volume production have the habit to... (...)


A thermoplastic RTM process for large series

Daher releases a thermoplastic composite wing rib

DDieffenbacher tape laying system for TxV Aero Composites

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Braided carbon wheels for the Porsche 911 Turbo S

Braided carbon wheels for the Porsche 911 Turbo S

Porsche manufactures lightweight wheels with braided carbon fibre. They are available now as an option for the Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series.

Continuous-fiber-reinforced backseat is 40 percent lighter than steel counterpart

XFINITY Series teams to have flange-fit composite body option in ’17, full-time by ’19

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04 September 2017 - 07 September 2017


20th edition of the International Conference on Composite Structures will feature a special dedication to Professor Ian Marshall.


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China Composite Expo 2017

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JEC Composites Magazine n°114

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