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New PRO 3-spoke Wheel Reinforced by TeXtreme

PRO has launched what is claimed to be the fastest time trial wheel in the world. The 3-spoke wheel is reinforced by TeXtreme and co-created with Team Sky.

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New PRO 3-spoke Wheel Reinforced by TeXtreme

Composite Advantage Installs FRP Bridge in Daniel Boone National Forest

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Composite Advantage Installs FRP Bridge in Daniel Boone National Forest

An aging, wood bridge structure at Cumberland District, Morehead Office Visitors Center in Daniel Boone National Forest, US has been replaced using Composite Advantage materials.

Composites Evolution's Biotex Flax Used to Create Sustainable Flax Fairing for Motorbikes

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Composites Evolution's Biotex Flax Used to Create Sustainable Flax Fairing for Motorbikes

C-Tech Composites has created flax fairing parts for motorbikes using Biotex Flax epoxy prepreg supplied by SHD Composites.

Lehmann & Voss Acquires Performance Compounding LLC

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Lehmann & Voss has acquired Performance Compounding LLC.

Canopy Roof Featuring DIAB Material Shelters the Entrance of Abu Dhabi's Premier Shopping Mall

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Canopy Roof Featuring DIAB Material Shelters the Entrance of Abu Dhabi's Premier Shopping Mall

Affan Innovative Structures have designed and manufactured a feather-light canopy using DIAB’s sandwich core material.

NetComposites Announce Call for Papers for International CompIC Conference

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NetComposites Announce Call for Papers for International CompIC Conference

NetComposites will present CompIC (Composites in Construction), an international conference taking place 3rd February 2015 at The Park Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Abstracts are now being accepted from potential speakers.

Broadwater Mouldings Awarded ISO 14001 Certification for its Environmental Management Systems

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Broadwater Mouldings Awarded ISO 14001 Certification for its Environmental Management Systems

The Broadwater Mouldings production facilities at its Suffolk-based factory site, UK have been awarded ISO 14001:2004 certification for its environmental management systems by Bureau Veritas UK.

Composites One to Hold Closed Molding Super Session at IBEX 2014

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Composites One, along with the Closed Mold Alliance, will present a free Closed Molding Super Session at IBEX 2014 in Tampa, Florida, US on Monday, September 29 from 12-4 pm. 

Scott Bader Exhibiting at China Adhesive Showcasing New Crestabond Structural Adhesive

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Scott Bader Exhibiting at China Adhesive Showcasing New Crestabond Structural Adhesive

Scott Bader will exhibit for the first time at China Adhesive, which this year is taking place from 25-27 September at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention, Shanghai, China.

RTP Introduces New Conductive Extrusion Compounds Designed to Improve Consistency in Conductivity and Mechanical Properties

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RTP Company has expanded its line of conductive compounds to include those specifically designed for extrusion processes and applications. 

AOC Presents Low Density SMC at SPE Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition

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AOC announced a new low-density sheet molding compound (SMC) at the 14th-annual SPE Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition (ACCE) in Novi, Michigan, US on September 10, 2014.   

NASA Completes Successful Battery of Tests on Composite Cryotank

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NASA Completes Successful Battery of Tests on Composite Cryotank

NASA has completed a complex series of tests on one of the largest composite cryogenic fuel tanks ever manufactured, bringing the aerospace industry much closer to designing, building, and flying lightweight, composite tanks on rockets.

PlastiComp Develops Drop-in Magnesium Substitute Long Fibre Composites

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PlastiComp Develops Drop-in Magnesium Substitute Long Fibre Composites

PlastiComp, has expanded its Complete LFT composite pellet product line to include drop-in replacements for die-cast magnesium.  

Production Commences at epm:technology Technical Centre

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Production Commences at epm:technology Technical Centre

Production has now commenced at epm:technology group’s new £6.75 million technology centre. 

Interplas Announce Thermoplastic Seminar

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Interplas Announce Thermoplastic Seminar

The NetComposites seminar programme will cover a broad subject range, including application potential for thermoplastic composites in the automotive industry.

Rolls-Royce Tests Composite Fan Systems for Advance and UltraFan at John C. Stennis Space Center

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The Rolls-Royce composite carbon/titanium (CTi) fan system for the Advance and UltraFan engine designs has completed its most recent phase of testing at the company's outdoor jet engine test facility at the John C. Stennis Space Center in Mississippi, US.

DIAB Plans to Open a New Production Facility in China

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DIAB Plans to Open a New Production Facility in China

DIAB will set up an IPN block production plant in China, thus boosting its presence in the country. 

NetComposites FRP Materials in Mass Transport Applications Event

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NetComposites FRP Materials in Mass Transport Applications Event

Taking place on 1st October at The Roundhouse, Derby, UK, the one day conference will showcase key innovations within the mass transport industry in using FRP materials. 

Wabash National Corporation to Expand Operations with Frankfort, Indiana, US Facility

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Wabash National Corporation will invest more than US$2 million to expand production operations for its Wabash Composites business with a facility in Frankfort, Indiana, US.

Hartzell Trailblazer Structural Composite Propellers Approved for Aviat Husky Installations

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Hartzell Trailblazer Structural Composite Propellers Approved for Aviat Husky Installations

Hartzell Propeller has received Supplemental Type Certificate approval from the Federal Aviation Administration for installation of the company’s new Swept-Tip Trailblazer propellers on all Aviat Husky utility aircraft.

Future Events

September 2014

Interplas - The British Plastics Show
  • >IBEX 2014

    30th September- 2nd October 2014, Florida, USA