News http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news JEC Composites - news feeds en Daher-Socata, a tier-1 aerostructures partner to the Gulfstream G500 and G600 http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/daher-socata-tier-1-aerostructures-partner-gulfstream-g500-and-g600 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Aerospace &amp; Defence division of Daher, announced to be a tier-1 partner for the latest addition to the Gulfstream family of aircraft, the G500 and G600, which were unveiled on October 14 2014 during an official ceremony in Savannah, Georgia (USA).</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-square-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/composites-news/daher-socata-tier-1-aerostructures-partner-gulfstream-g500-and-g600" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list imagecache-linked imagecache-news-square-image-view-list_linked"><img src="http://www.jeccomposites.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/news-square-image-view-list/content/images/square_image/26945-gulfstream.jpg" alt="Daher-Socata, a tier-1 aerostructures partner to the Gulfstream G500 and G600" title="Daher-Socata, a tier-1 aerostructures partner to the Gulfstream G500 and G600" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list" width="74" height="43" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p>The company provides its engineering expertise in cutting-edge technologies, along with its assembly and composite know-how to support Gulfstream on the G500 and G600 programs.<br /><br />The company designs and manufactures the Main Landing Gear Doors, one of the products on which it has a recognized expertise</p></div><div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-news-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/daher-socata">DAHER SOCATA</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/daher-socata-tier-1-aerostructures-partner-gulfstream-g500-and-g600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Applications Aeronautics & Aerospace Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:28:27 +0000 editor 31787 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Willard Marine selected to provide demonstration craft for US Navy http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/willard-marine-selected-provide-demonstration-craft-us-navy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The manufacturer of composite and aluminum boats for more than 50 years, has been selected through a competitive solicitation process to supply a demonstration model of aa advanced combatant craft for the U.S. Navy under an SBIR contract modification awarded to Structural Composites, Inc.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-square-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/composites-news/willard-marine-selected-provide-demonstration-craft-us-navy" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list imagecache-linked imagecache-news-square-image-view-list_linked"><img src="http://www.jeccomposites.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/news-square-image-view-list/content/images/square_image/26943-070515-n-0684r-019.jpg" alt="Willard Marine selected to provide demonstration craft for US Navy" title="Willard Marine selected to provide demonstration craft for US Navy" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list" width="74" height="46" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p>Under the contract, WMI will design, construct and test a fleet-ready version of an advanced combatant craft incorporating foam/fiberglass extrusion technology developed by Structural Composites. The boat will be based on WMI's standard U.S. Navy MK 3 RIB with a lightweight Steyr diesel engine and sterndrive propulsion.<br /></p></div><p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/willard-marine-selected-provide-demonstration-craft-us-navy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Marine Pultrusion Glass Fiber Thermosetting Resins Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:42:14 +0000 editor 31782 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Bauer Supreme TotalOne MX3 reinforced by Textreme spread tow http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/bauer-supreme-totalone-mx3-reinforced-textreme-spread-tow <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Bauer Hockey has launched its new edition of the Bauer Supreme stick reinforced with TeXtreme Spread Tow carbon fabrics gives the stick a light weight and makes it feel dynamic and balanced, giving the players control and increased shooting accuracy.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-wide-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/composites-news/bauer-supreme-totalone-mx3-reinforced-textreme-spread-tow" class="imagecache imagecache-news-wide-image-view-list imagecache-linked imagecache-news-wide-image-view-list_linked"><img src="http://www.jeccomposites.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/news-wide-image-view-list/content/images/wide_image/26942-bauersupremetotalonemx3stick2014.jpg" alt="Bauer Supreme TotalOne MX3 reinforced by Textreme spread tow" title="Bauer Supreme TotalOne MX3 reinforced by Textreme spread tow" class="imagecache imagecache-news-wide-image-view-list" width="420" height="70" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p>Designed with an amplified mid-kick flex profile, this hockey stick is created to give players explosive shots. The Supreme sticks are softer than Bauer's Vapor series of sticks which results in the puck staying on the blade for a longer time and increases the power of the player’s shot. Players with explosive one-timers and heavy slap shots will be ideal for this stick.<br /></p></div><div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-news-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/oxeon-textreme">OXEON - TEXTREME</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/bauer-supreme-totalone-mx3-reinforced-textreme-spread-tow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Applications Sports & Leisure Carbon Fiber Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:34:02 +0000 editor 31781 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Airbus and Oracle Team USA forge technology partnership http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/airbus-and-oracle-team-usa-forge-technology-partnership <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Airbus and Oracle Team USA, the defending champion of the America’s Cup, have forged a technology partnership.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-square-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/composites-news/airbus-and-oracle-team-usa-forge-technology-partnership" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list imagecache-linked imagecache-news-square-image-view-list_linked"><img src="http://www.jeccomposites.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/news-square-image-view-list/content/images/square_image/26940-oracle-tea.jpg" alt="Airbus and Oracle Team USA forge technology partnership" title="Airbus and Oracle Team USA forge technology partnership" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list" width="74" height="49" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p class="bodytext" style="text-align: justify;">As Official Innovation Partner of Oracle Team USA for the 35<sup>th</sup> America’s Cup, Airbus will share the know-how of its engineers and experts in fields such as aerodynamics, instrumentation and simulation, composites, structures, hydraulics and data analysis to work with the Oracle Team USA design team.<br /></p></div><p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/airbus-and-oracle-team-usa-forge-technology-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Marine Thermosetting Resins Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:11:44 +0000 editor 31780 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Nikon D750 with carbon-fiber reinforced thermoplastics http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/nikon-d750-carbon-fiber-reinforced-thermoplastics <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>For those who find inspiration everywhere, who switch between stills and video without missing a beat, who want the look only a full-frame D-SLR can achieve and who love sharing their shots, the D750 is the tool to unleash your artistry.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-square-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/composites-news/nikon-d750-carbon-fiber-reinforced-thermoplastics" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list imagecache-linked imagecache-news-square-image-view-list_linked"><img src="http://www.jeccomposites.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/news-square-image-view-list/content/images/square_image/26932-aviary-nikonusa-com-picture-1.png" alt="Nikon D750 with carbon-fiber reinforced thermoplastics " title="Nikon D750 with carbon-fiber reinforced thermoplastics " class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list" width="74" height="55" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p>With features inspired by D4S and D810, the D750 brings dazzling image quality, cinematic video capabilities and pro-inspired handling in a nimble design with a tilting Vari-angle LCD and built-in Wi-Fi connectivity. Enthusiasts upgrading from a DX-format D-SLR will marvel at the D750's full-frame performance.<br /></p></div><p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/nikon-d750-carbon-fiber-reinforced-thermoplastics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Applications Sports & Leisure Other sectors Carbon Fiber Thermosetting Resins Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:04:03 +0000 editor 31759 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Victrex honored with high performance supplier/partner of the year award by Ensinger Inc. http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/victrex-honored-high-performance-supplierpartner-year-award-ensinger-inc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ensinger Inc. has named Victrex plc winner of its High Performance Supplier/Partner of the Year award for 2013.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p style="text-align: justify;">Headquartered in Germany, Ensinger GmbH, a global specialist in the processing of high performance engineering polymers, obtains its supply of PEEK (polyetheretherketone) polymer from Victrex. Victrex PEEK polymer is incorporated in its TECAPEEK series of stock shapes designed for use in challenging and extreme environments.<br /></p></div><div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-news-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/victrex">VICTREX</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/victrex-honored-high-performance-supplierpartner-year-award-ensinger-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Pipes & Tanks Other sectors Thermosetting Resins Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:44:54 +0000 editor 31757 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Boeing celebrates groundbreaking for 777X Composite Wing Center http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/boeing-celebrates-groundbreaking-777x-composite-wing-center <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Permitting for the new 1-million-square-foot facility was completed approximately seven weeks earlier than anticipated, allowing for an accelerated start to construction.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-square-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/composites-news/boeing-celebrates-groundbreaking-777x-composite-wing-center" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list imagecache-linked imagecache-news-square-image-view-list_linked"><img src="http://www.jeccomposites.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/news-square-image-view-list/content/images/square_image/26922-sans-titre.png" alt="Boeing celebrates groundbreaking for 777X Composite Wing Center" title="Boeing celebrates groundbreaking for 777X Composite Wing Center" class="imagecache imagecache-news-square-image-view-list" width="74" height="49" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p>Boeing is investing more than $1 billion in the Everett, Wahington, site for construction and outfitting of the new building.<br /><br />Once completed, the facility located on the north side of the main final assembly building will help usher in composite wing fabrication for the company's newest commercial jetliner and sustain thousands of local jobs for decades to come.<br /></p></div><p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/boeing-celebrates-groundbreaking-777x-composite-wing-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Aeronautics & Aerospace Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:00:00 +0000 editor 31742 at http://www.jeccomposites.com Maryland Thermoformed has entered into a long term relationship with CompositeTechs http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/maryland-thermoformed-has-entered-long-term-relationship-compositetechs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>CompositeTechs will support Maryland Thermoformed in sales and business development of their plastic and composite products in the medical disposables, electronics enclosures, aerospace and defense industries. </p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-field-body"><p>Maryland Thermoform is a US manufacturer of heavy gauge thermoforming, light gauge thermoforming packaging, vacuum forming for a variety of industries, including consumer packaging, medical disposables, plastic radomes, thermoformed plastic enclosures, and unmanned and autonomous systems components.<br /></p></div><p><a href="http://www.jeccomposites.com/news/composites-news/maryland-thermoformed-has-entered-long-term-relationship-compositetechs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:00:00 +0000 editor 31743 at http://www.jeccomposites.com