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AXION Announces $500,000 Order from Trinity Railway Express for Its ECOTRAX(TM) 100% Recycled Rail Ties

Ongoing Orders 'Green' Trinity Railway Express by Using 1 Million Pounds of Recycled Plastics in High-Performance Composite Rail Ties NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB : AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX™ rail products and STRUXURE™ building products, today announced it has received an order over...

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Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Introduces Rubore® Unique Composite Technology that can Significantly Lower Total Production Costs in Automotive Applications

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions introduces the unique Rubore® composite technology to its product portfolio. Focusing on automotive applications, the innovative manufacturing process allows the development of components that offer significant weight-savings and unrivalled total cost reduction only achievable through this method of production. Rubore® technology is an advanced production...

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Goodrich Showcases Latest Miniature Inertial Sensors and Composite Structures at Eurosatory 2012

- Innovative products for the defense market increase performance and reduce weight CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) is bringing the latest developments from its sensors and actuation businesses to Eurosatory in Paris, France on June 11-15, 2012. The company is exhibiting in Hall 5, stand D656 at the leading tradeshow for the defense industry in Europe. The company's latest...

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Goodrich Delivers First Composite Sail Cusp for Virginia Class Submarine

- Composite solution reduces acquisition and total ownership cost CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) recently delivered its first composite sail cusp to Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII). Goodrich is under contract to manufacture lightweight, composite sail cusps for the next eight Virginia Class nuclear fast attack submarines,...

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Singapore Airshow: Kanfit to Showcase Lightweight, Ultra-Strong Components for Airborne Platforms Using RTM (Resin Transfer Molding) Technology

The use of RTM technology for manufacturing of aero structures from composite materials enables the company to manufacture large, complex components as a single seamless unit - significantly increasing component strength while reducing the platform's weight Migdal Haemek, Israel - Kanfit - a build-to-spec aerospace engineering development and production company specializing in integrating...

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Metallized Carbon Corporation Announces Carbon-Graphite Gathering Shoes, Pad Wheels and Wobble Wheels for Manufacturing Fiberglass
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Metallized Carbon Corporation Announces Carbon-Graphite Gathering Shoes, Pad Wheels and Wobble Wheels for Manufacturing Fiberglass

Low friction materials prevent glass filament breakage Metallized Carbon Corporation, a global leader in the manufacture of oil-free, self-lubricating, carbon-graphite materials for severe service lubrication applications, announces the availability of carbon-graphite for use in fiberglass gathering shoes, pad wheels and wobble wheels. They are available in several grades of Metcar's proprietary...

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SABIC Helps Meccano de Mexico Break New Ground with First Concrete Forms Featuring Lightweight, High-performance LNP* Verton* Composite
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SABIC Helps Meccano de Mexico Break New Ground with First Concrete Forms Featuring Lightweight, High-performance LNP* Verton* Composite

MEXICO CITY, - Here at Plastimagen Mexico 2011, Booth 2216, SABIC's Innovative Plastics business unit today announced an industry first: new one-piece, reusable concrete forms made from the company's high-performance LNP* Verton* long glass fiber-reinforced composite. The new corrosion-resistant composite forms were developed by SABIC and Meccano de Mexico, a top Mexican construction supply...

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All-New Range Rover Evoque Makes Strong Sustainability Statement with Help from SABIC's Lightweight Materials
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All-New Range Rover Evoque Makes Strong Sustainability Statement with Help from SABIC's Lightweight Materials

GUANGZHOU, China - The all-new Range Rover Evoque was in the spotlight at SABIC's Chinaplas 2011 booth (#10.2E21), underscoring the benefits of lightweight and environmentally responsible materials from the Innovative Plastics strategic business unit of SABIC. The luxurious new cross-coupe, with its compact footprint and advanced technologies, is described by Land Rover as a "step change in...

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Carbon-Graphite Material targets electrical applications.
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Carbon-Graphite Material targets electrical applications.

Consisting of silver impregnated, carbon-graphite material, Silver Metcar is suited for DC motor brushes, non-welding electrical contacts, and rotary slip ring brushes used in ships, aircraft, and rail systems that require low electronic interference. Carbon-graphite material delivers self-lubricating properties, while pure silver provides constant electrical conductivity. Corrosion-resistant...

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Spirit AeroSystems Celebrates Milestone on Sikorsky CH-53K Heavy Lift Helicopter Program

WICHITA, Kan. -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR), the world's largest independent supplier of commercial airplane assemblies and components, today celebrated the rollout of the Sikorsky CH-53K helicopter fuselage being delivered to support assembly of the first developmental test vehicle. The fuselage assembly, which includes composite cockpit and cabin sections designed and built by Spirit,...

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