World Market News N. 725: Plasan, Advanced Ceramics Manufacturing, Aliancys


Business and Market

Plasan awarded contract to produce composite ramps and bridgeplates for Amtrak

Plasan awarded contract to produce composite ramps and bridgeplates for Amtrak

Plasan Carbon Composites (PCC), a supplier of carbon fiber-reinforced plastic (CFRP) components for the transportation market... (...)

Airbus rolls out first A321neo ACF

Amorphous Technologies International and Roctool announce exclusive partnership

Diamond Aircraft Group acquired by Wanfeng Aviation Industry

Airbus and its Chinese partners strengthen cooperation

Solvay and Boeing sign materials supply agreement for the 777X program

CompositeTechs has teamed with ARC Technologies and Maryland Thermoform

Geo Kingsbury becomes tier 1 member of AMRC

Armacell increases prices for ArmaFORM PET product range

ELG Carbon Fibre introduces cost effective, light weighting solutions to Japanese auto market

CGTech release Vericut version 8.1.2

Philipp Zimmermann is appointed head of BU compositessurfaces for reaction process machinery at KraussMaffei

Specially designed plastic type passes fire protection test according to DIN EN 45545-2

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Technology and Innovation

A washout tooling system for resin transfer molding

A washout tooling system for resin transfer molding

Advanced Ceramics Manufacturing has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for $225,000 to conduct research and development (R&D) work on a new composite manufacturing technology (RTM Core). (...)

Advanced metallized nonwoven technology for lightning strike

A high-performance computer vision non-contact extensometer

Ultra-fine fibers produced by gel electrospinning process

Honeycomb shelf made of paper

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Feature Sports & Leisure


Sports & Leisure

This application sector has a double interesting potential for composite materials: in terms of market of course but also in terms of innovation. It is often easier to introduce new materials or... (...)


An air-free concept for bicycle tires

A renewable lightweight composite panels for the Electric GT racing car

Blackbird introduces its Savoy guitar

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A 4,2 km composite firewater system for a motorway multi-level road tunnel in Maastricht

A 4,2 km composite firewater system for a motorway multi-level road tunnel in Maastricht

Aliancys and Euroresins support Versteden to develop composite firewater solutions for the A2 motorway multi-level road tunnel in Maastricht with novel Atlac resin systems. This means a reliable availability of firewater for potential fire situations inside the tunnel.

An ultra-light cabin for a ropeless elevator

China develops subway car made of carbon fiber

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