World Market News N. 709: Hengshen and Bombardier, Hexcel, Daher

 
 

Business and Market

 
Hengshen and Bombardier have signed a cooperation agreement

Hengshen and Bombardier have signed a cooperation agreement

Jiangsu Hengshen Corporation and the civil aircraft manufacturer Bombardier have signed a strategic cooperation agreement on carbon fiber prepreg supply. (...)

Northrop Grumman to acquire Orbital ATK for $9.2 Billion

EDPR to recycle its wind turbine blades

Kaman announces restructuring plan

Institut de Soudure Group takes on Asia

Altair has acquired Componeering

Total partners with Eren Renewable Energy to expand its renewable business

Roctool installs molding technology at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

MBHA commissions an HCL press from Fagor Arrasate to manufacture structural parts for the automotive sector

Scott Bader further expands its GelTint gelcoat range and service across Europe

Saertex invests in modern production processes in Saerbeck and worldwide

Teijin Aramid supporting student teams in solar car race

Marion Sommerwerck new Head of Corporate Communication and Marketing of KraussMaffei Group

Automakers participate in an event promoted by Almaco

IACMI initiates robust, scalable composite recycling project

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Technology and Innovation

 
Hexcel launches fast-curing HexPly M77HF prepreg for low-pressure processing

Hexcel launches fast-curing HexPly M77HF prepreg for low-pressure processing

The company is responding to the ongoing need to drive down the cost of manufacturing advanced composite Industrial parts by launching HexPly M77HF epoxy prepreg. (...)

Hexion introduces an epoxy resin system with low fire, smoke and toxicity properties

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Feature Prepregs

 

Prepregs

Pre-impregnated fabrics, or prepregs, continue to be largely used when high fiber content is required even if other technologies are now available. (...)

 

Mikrosam launches new integrated robotic cell and prepreg layup for high-performance production of structural composite parts

N12 Technologies to showcase 2 products at JEC World 2017

New composite tube manufacturing process for golf shafts

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Application

 
A 10+ meters fully composite spar made by vacuum bagging

A 10+ meters fully composite spar made by vacuum bagging

Daher further asserts its expertise in the design and manufacture of large-scale composite subassemblies with complex geometry.

A CFRP motorcycle footrest bracket produced in less than two minutes

Carbon fibre rib for performance kayak

The trunk cover of hybrid Toyota Prius PHV is made with lightweight honeycomb solution

A Volvo XC90 transformed into an ambulance with sandwich composites

The Audi R8 Spyder lightweight convertible roof features a “sound deflector”

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Agenda

 

26 September 2017 - 28 September 2017

Interplas 2017

Interplas is the only one to cover all the manufacturing processes, technologies and services essential to the plastics sector.

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26 September 2017 - 28 September 2017

Composites Meetings Nagoya

26 September 2017 - 28 September 2017

Aircraft Interiors Expo

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JEC Group news

 

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JEC Composites Magazine n°115

Feature Marine
 

JCM115

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