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CCG and Aquarius Fibreglas Develop the First Fully Infused Boat Hull in India

Aquarius Fibreglas has developed a fully infused boat hull, claiming it is the first of its kind in India.

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CCG and Aquarius Fibreglas Develop the First Fully Infused Boat Hull in India

Scott Bader Gains Daimler Group Supplier Approval for Advanced Composite Materials and Structural Adhesives

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Scott Bader Gains Daimler Group Supplier Approval for Advanced Composite Materials and Structural Adhesives

Scott Bader has recently become an approved composites materials supplier of moulding and structural adhesive products to all production facilities around the world which make up the Daimler AG Group of manufacturing companies: Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, and Daimler Buses.

Fibrelite’s Composite Access Covers Prove Perfect for Data Centres

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Fibrelite’s Composite Access Covers Prove Perfect for Data Centres

Fibrelite composite covers are in the midst of a hi-tech building boom where dedicated data centres are being built to house hardware meeting the demand for efficient and secure data storage.

JEC World, the New Name for JEC Europe Changes Location

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JEC World, the New Name for JEC Europe Changes Location

JEC has reported exhibitors and visitor numbers for JEC Europe 2015, held in Paris, 10 - 12, March to be up by 13%.

RocTool to Present Three Different Live Moulding Demonstrations at NPE 2015.

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RocTool to Present Three Different Live Moulding Demonstrations at NPE 2015.

RocTool will be hosting live moulding demonstrations at NPE 2015 this week in Florida, US.

Radical Innovation for Composite Tooling

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Compotool has released a new tooling board product that it says represents a radical new approach to composite tooling.

New Sensor Design has Improved Performance in Pultrusion

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As part of the European COALINE project, Synthesites are working alongside other partners to develop an in-line clean one-stage process, which is free of VOCs and small particles emissions, able to produce properly coated composite pultruded profiles by means of the development and integration of the sensing technology and advanced die design and microwave aided curing to foster an improved composite coating adhesion with a reduced labour and process cost.

Granta Design Launches New Solution for Qualification of Composites

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Granta Design has released a new software solution and service that supports a rigorous, auditable composite qualification process, particularly where data traceability is important for regulatory and other purposes.

Registration for “Molding 2015” Conference Now Open

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Registration for the Molding 2015 conference which will be held on June 16 - 18, 2015, in Illinois, US, is now open at www.MoldingConference.com.

Denmark's Minister of Defence Visits Terma

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Nicolai Wammen from Denmark’s Minister of Defence and Leif Lahn Jensen, a Member of the Danish Parliament, visited Terma’s company in Grenaa, Denmark.

Revolutionary Catamaran Built with DIAB Core Material

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Revolutionary Catamaran Built with DIAB Core Material

Multimarine Manufacturing has built the composite-based Rapier 550 for Broadblue Catamarans, an entirely new breed of boat designed for fast ocean cruising.

Exova Laboratory Approved by Embraer for Material Testing

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Exova Laboratory Approved by Embraer for Material Testing

Exova has been approved by aircraft manufacturer Embraer to provide material testing services through its laboratory in Toulouse, France.

JEC Group: Out to Conquer New Territories

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JEC Group has a new, three-point expansion phase which sees a significant extension of its Paris trade show, a reinforcement of its North American and Asian events and development in the Southern hemisphere.

Exel Composites Sign Co-operation Agreement with BMW

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BMW has selected Exel Composites as a technology partner to develop next generation carbon fibre reinforced parts for passenger cars.

Perpetuus Secures Independent Verification for the Quality of its Functionalised Graphene Materials

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Perpetuus Advanced Materials has received successful results of a quality study on its functionalised graphenes carried out by Cardiff University.

DSM’s Daron 200 RTM Resin Used by ESE Carbon Company for Ultra-Light Carbon Fibre Car Wheels

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The ESE Carbon Company and DSM have worked together to develop a car wheel based on DSM’s Daron 200 RTM Resin in combination with ESE Industries’ proprietary manufacturing process.

Korea Institute of Energy Research Selects VABS for Composite Blade Modelling

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AnalySwift's VABS program has been chosen by the Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER) for rigorous modelling of composite wind turbine blades.

RAMPF Presents Innovative Solutions for Gasketing, Encapsulating and Bonding

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RAMPF Presents Innovative Solutions for Gasketing, Encapsulating and Bonding

RAMPF will be showcasing its products and solutions for gasketing, encapsulating and bonding at the MECSPE 2015 trade fair in Parma, Italy, 26 - 28 March, 2015.

Owens Corning Glass Fibre Reinforcements Enable Lighter Weighting in Composite Coil Springs for Automotive Suspension Systems

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Owens Corning has contributed to the development of the first composite material coil springs for automotive suspension systems.

Intertronics Introduce New Electrically Conductive Flexible Polyurethane Adhesive

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Intertronics Introduce New Electrically Conductive Flexible Polyurethane Adhesive

Seeking to provide a solution with both performance and process efficiency disadvantages, Intertronics and manufacturers Polytec PT have introduced the PU 1000 formulation, an electrically conductive, polyurethane-based adhesive which could be considered as an interesting alternative to epoxy-based adhesives in various applications.

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