China’s economic growth has enabled its composite market to become one of the largest in the world. Due to this fact the company has undertaken to set up an IPN block production plant in China, thus boosting its presence in the country.
For the 10th year in a row, the JEC-CCE Innovation Awards Programme was a huge success. For 2014, eleven chinese composites solutions were rewarded for their innovation in three categories : Raw Materials, New Applications and Process & Equipment.
Thanks to their corrosion and fatigue resistances, Composites are well known in Sea and Ocean environments. Marine sector is continuing to see innovations despite a subdued growth. Offshore apllications are booming with Wind Energy of course (which isn't part of this feature but he Wind Engergy one) and deepwater applications for Oil & Gas and IT sectors. Here are some of the lastest examples in these sectors.