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Chairless Chair for improved ergonomics in Audi’s production plants
02 Mar 2015

The company is testing a carbon-fiber construction allows employees to sit without a chair, so this technology improves their posture and reduces the strain on their legs.

02 Mar 2015

The Bond Laminates GmbH, a subsidiary of specialty chemicals company Lanxess, has expanded its Tepex range of continuous-fiber-reinforced thermoplastic high-performance composites to include halogen-free flame-retardant versions with a polycarbonate matrix.

Johns Manville invests to support growth in engineering thermoplastics
02 Mar 2015

The manufacturer of glass fiber products announced it will expand its glass fiber operations plant in Etowah, Tennessee, to service the increasing needs of the engineered thermoplastics industry.

DRTM, a robotized manufacturing process for CFRP parts
02 Mar 2015

JEC Europe 2015 - DRTM is a new automated/robotized cost- and quality-efficient process for composite parts manufacturing by impregnation of dry fibres that was developed and patented by Delta Vigo.

75% additional efficiency with Lauramid low-loss gear wheels
02 Mar 2015

JEC Europe 2015 - Together with the Technical University of Munich, the polyamide specialist Handtmann Elteka researched optimized tooth geometries in plastic-steel gear pairings.

Plexus MA515 for structural bonding
02 Mar 2015

JEC Europe 2015 - Plexus MA515 is designed for structural bonding of small- to medium-sized composite and thermoplastic assemblies.

Room-temperature-curing elastic sealants and adhesives
02 Mar 2015

JEC Europe 2015 - L&L’s A-J series is a range of high-performance, room-temperature-curing elastic sealants and adhesives formulated to meet the demanding requirements of the global commercial vehicles industry.

Automated hydraulic press with multiple heating zones
02 Mar 2015

JEC Europe 2015 - TMP, A division of French, developed a six-post downacting hydraulic composite moulding press to be used in a specialized manufacturing process.

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