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Ticona Receives Aeronautics Prize for First Helicopter Thermoplastic Composite Tailplane

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai – Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will again receive a prestigious JEC Innovation Award for the first thermoplastic composite tailplane developed and put into production for a helicopter. It uses a composite prepreg made with FortronÂ-® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS). Together with Fokker Aerostructures,...

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Reflective PCT Grades meet requirements for LED lighting.

ThermxÂ-® LED 0201 and 0201S are fiber-filled, super-white polycyclohexylene-dimethylene terephthalate (PCT) compounds formulated to withstand LED requirements for reflector resins with regard to heat and light stability. While Thermx LED 0201 targets cost-effective LED lighting, Thermx LED 0201S serves more demanding applications such as flat panel screens. Initial reflectance and...

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Ticona to Showcase Key High-Performance Engineering Polymers for E/E Components at DesignCon 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing its high-performance polymers used in the design and manufacturing of high-performance E/E components at Booth #523 during DesignCon 2013 Expo on Jan. 29 and 30 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California. The exhibit will highlight key high-temperature engineering polymers: Â-· VectraÂ-® /...

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Vectra-® LCP from Ticona Delivers Precision to Rugged Samtec Tiger Eye(TM) SEM for Micro Pitch Interconnects
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Vectra-® LCP from Ticona Delivers Precision to Rugged Samtec Tiger Eye(TM) SEM for Micro Pitch Interconnects

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China - The Tiger Eye(TM) SEM Series from Samtec Inc., a worldwide manufacturer of electronic interconnects, is known in the industry as the standard for ruggedness and reliability thanks to the right combination of design, assembly and materials, including VectraÂ-® liquid crystal polymer (LCP) from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of...

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High-Strength Celstran LFRT from Ticona Used in Instrument Panels Honored for Innovative Use of Plastics

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China - An automotive development team that included Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, was the Grand Award winner Wednesday night at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPEÂ-®) 42nd annual 2012 Innovations Award Competition & Gala in Detroit. The advanced instrument panel (IP), molded by Inteva Products LLC of...

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Ticona to Present Paper and Exhibit Thermoplastics for Continuous-Fiber Composites at JEC Americas 2012
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Ticona to Present Paper and Exhibit Thermoplastics for Continuous-Fiber Composites at JEC Americas 2012

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will deliver a technical paper on unidirectional glass-reinforced thermoplastic composite tapes and showcase its thermoplastics for composites at JEC Americas 2012 from November 7 to 9 in the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. The Ticona technical paper, titled Improving impact performance in D-LFT composites with UD-Tape...

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Ticona to Present Paper on Unidirectional Glass-Reinforced Thermoplastic Composite Tapes at SAMPE Tech 2012
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Ticona to Present Paper on Unidirectional Glass-Reinforced Thermoplastic Composite Tapes at SAMPE Tech 2012

Ticona Engineering Polymers is delivering a technical paper on unidirectional glass-reinforced thermoplastic composite tapes and showcasing its thermoplastics for composites at SAMPE Tech 2012 on October 23 and 24 at the Charleston Convention Center in South Carolina. The Ticona technical paper, titled Boosting Impact Strength of Thermoplastic Semi-Structural Composites Via Unidirectional...

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Ticona to Exhibit Engineering Polymers and Composites for Oil & Gas at SPE ATCE 2012
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Ticona to Exhibit Engineering Polymers and Composites for Oil & Gas at SPE ATCE 2012

Ticona Engineering Polymers is showcasing its engineering polymers and composite prepregs for the most extreme and challenging oil and gas operating environments at the Society of Petroleum Engineers' Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE 2012) at Booth # 930 from Oct. 8 to 10 in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio. The Ticona exhibit will highlight: FortronÂ-® PPS...

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Fortron-® PPS from Ticona Selected as Base Material for New Multifilament Yarns from Performance Fibers
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Fortron-® PPS from Ticona Selected as Base Material for New Multifilament Yarns from Performance Fibers

High Tenacity PPS Yarn Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China - High temperature and chemically resistant FortronÂ-® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Ticona Engineering Polymers is being used in new multifilament yarns from Performance Fibers, a leading global supplier of industrial fibers and fabrics. Ticona, a leader in the development of engineering polymer resins for use in...

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Ticona to Exhibit Polymer Innovations at SAE Commercial Vehicle Congress

Ticona, a leading supplier of engineering polymers, is showcasing material innovations that help to reinvent transportation in Booth # 407 during the SAE 2012 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress Oct. 2 to 3 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. The exhibit will highlight Ticona high-performance engineering polymer and composite technologies that help manufacturers...

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Ticona Wins 2013 SPE ACCE Best Paper Award

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China,Â- – Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, today announced its paper on integrative simulation technology for glass fiber reinforced parts will receive a Best Paper Award in September during opening ceremonies of the 13th annual SPEÂ-® Automotive Composites Conference Exhibition (ACCE). David Sheridan,...

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Ticona to Deliver Keynote Speech and 5 Papers at 8th Annual SPE-® AutoEPCON in April

Jeffrey H. Helms, Ph.D., global automotive OEM managerÂ- - Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will deliver a keynote speech on “Navigating Global Regulations SpecificationsÂ- - Materials Supplier Perspective” at the 8th Annual SPEÂ-® Automotive Engineering Plastics Conference (AutoEPCON) on Tuesday, April 30, in Troy, Mich. Helms will highlight...

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Ticona to Present Technical Papers at SPE ANTEC 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is presenting 10 technical papers and one poster on material innovations during the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Annual Technical Conference (ANTEC 2013) Sunday to Wednesday, April 21 to 24, at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati. Ticona, also an exhibitor at Booth #205, will deliver the papers during the...

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Ticona to Host Free Technology Day on Molded Part Quality and Performance on May 21

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is hosting a free Technology Day for molders interested in resolving part quality issues. The seminar will be held from 8 to 5 p.m. on May 21, Tuesday, at its headquarters in Florence, Ky. Developed by RJG Inc., the international leader in injection molding training, technology and resources headquartered in Traverse City, Mich.,...

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Transportation Industry Products

Ticona Receives Aeronautics Prize for First Helicopter Thermoplastic Composite Tailplane

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai – Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will again receive a prestigious JEC Innovation Award for the first thermoplastic composite tailplane developed and put into production for a helicopter. It uses a composite prepreg made with FortronÂ-® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS). Together with Fokker Aerostructures,...

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Ticona to Join SAE International 'Composites: are They Ready for Prime Time?' Webcast

Duane Emerson, senior development engineer, Automotive OEM Marketing Group – Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will participate Thursday, March 7, in a technical editorial webcast from the editors at SAE International. The webcast will explore ways in which automakers are unleashing a new wave of lightweight, structurally robust composite materials that they...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Reflective PCT Grades meet requirements for LED lighting.

ThermxÂ-® LED 0201 and 0201S are fiber-filled, super-white polycyclohexylene-dimethylene terephthalate (PCT) compounds formulated to withstand LED requirements for reflector resins with regard to heat and light stability. While Thermx LED 0201 targets cost-effective LED lighting, Thermx LED 0201S serves more demanding applications such as flat panel screens. Initial reflectance and...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Ticona to Showcase Key High-Performance Engineering Polymers for E/E Components at DesignCon 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing its high-performance polymers used in the design and manufacturing of high-performance E/E components at Booth #523 during DesignCon 2013 Expo on Jan. 29 and 30 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California. The exhibit will highlight key high-temperature engineering polymers: Â-· VectraÂ-® /...

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Vectra-® LCP from Ticona Delivers Precision to Rugged Samtec Tiger Eye(TM) SEM for Micro Pitch Interconnects
Materials

Vectra-® LCP from Ticona Delivers Precision to Rugged Samtec Tiger Eye(TM) SEM for Micro Pitch Interconnects

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China - The Tiger Eye(TM) SEM Series from Samtec Inc., a worldwide manufacturer of electronic interconnects, is known in the industry as the standard for ruggedness and reliability thanks to the right combination of design, assembly and materials, including VectraÂ-® liquid crystal polymer (LCP) from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of...

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Adhesives & Sealants

High-Strength Celstran LFRT from Ticona Used in Instrument Panels Honored for Innovative Use of Plastics

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China - An automotive development team that included Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, was the Grand Award winner Wednesday night at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPEÂ-®) 42nd annual 2012 Innovations Award Competition & Gala in Detroit. The advanced instrument panel (IP), molded by Inteva Products LLC of...

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