Composites

Tubes and Tubing

Fulcrum SP Materials SP1/CNT Increases Dramatically GRP-Epoxy Composites Toughness

Fulcrum delivers substantial improvements in interfacial properties of Fiberglass - Epoxy composites by coating fabric with carbon nanotubes using its SP1 protein REHOVOT, IsraelÂ- – Fulcrum SP Materials Ltd a world leader in innovative nanotechnology for enhanced composite materials, is introducing its SP1/CNT [http://www.fulcrumnano.com/technology reinforcement solution for Fiberglass...

Read More »
New Medical Elastomers for Wire and Cable Outperform TPVS in Multiple Autoclave Cycles and Exhibit Better Processability
Composites

New Medical Elastomers for Wire and Cable Outperform TPVS in Multiple Autoclave Cycles and Exhibit Better Processability

Because of the Superior Properties of a New Styrenic TPE Series in the Medalist® Range from Teknor Apex, Minnesota Wire Is Using the Compounds Commercially to Replace TPVs ST. PAUL, MN, U.S.A. — Minnesota Wire, a specialist in the custom design and production of cable assemblies for medical devices, has replaced the thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) elastomers that are standard in such...

Read More »
Composites

Nanocomposite delivers extreme fracture toughness.

Toughened with carbon nanotubes, Arovex® HT features Kentera™ technology, which acts as bridge between carbon nanomaterials and resin matrix. Kentera effectively disperses nanomaterials, allowing their mechanical property advantages to transfer loads from resin matrix to fibers, resulting in stronger products. Prepreg optimizes durability of carbon fiber products found in sporting goods,...

Read More »
Composites

Fiber-Reinforced Fortron® PPS Helps FIBRE Develop Cost-Effective Process for Aerospace Window Frame

Engineered Materials Reduce Cycle Times and Increase Productivity Sulzbach, Germany, Florence, Ky., Shanghai, PR China – The Faserinstitut Bremen e.V. (FIBRE) has developed a cost-effective and efficient process to manufacture lightweight aerospace components that use a continuous fiber-reinforced structural inlay based on Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese Corporation...

Read More »
Stratasys 3D Printing Helps Hyphen Project Everything Better, Including Human Veins
Composites

Stratasys 3D Printing Helps Hyphen Project Everything Better, Including Human Veins

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel –Â- Stratasys FDM and PolyJet 3D printing used to test and perfect commercial digital projectors plus devices that project human veins Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS), a manufacturer of 3D printers and materials for personal use, prototyping, and production, today announced that Hyphen, the in-house rapid prototyping center of Christie Digital Systems, is...

Read More »
Celanese Receives 2013 Oil & Gas Award for Celstran® CFR-TP Based Composite Pressure Pipe
Adhesive Tapes

Celanese Receives 2013 Oil & Gas Award for Celstran® CFR-TP Based Composite Pressure Pipe

West Coast Manufacturer of the Year Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China – Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, was named the Oil & Gas Awards 2013 West Coast Manufacturer of the Year for a new composite pressure pipe that features Celstran® CFR-TP. As one of 48 West Coast finalists, Celanese was chosen by the 2013 Oil & Gas...

Read More »
Stratasys Introduces Digital Abs2 High-Rigidity Material for Its Polyjet 3D Printers
Composites

Stratasys Introduces Digital Abs2 High-Rigidity Material for Its Polyjet 3D Printers

More stable material is ideal for small appliance, electronics and injection mold applications. Minneapolis, Minn; Rehovot, Israel – Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), a manufacturer of 3D printers and materials for personal use, prototyping, and production, today debuted the second generation of its Digital ABS material, named Digital ABS2. The new material, designed for Stratasys PolyJet 3D...

Read More »
Guardrails and Railings

CPG Building Products Partners with Gaiennie Lumber Co. to Distribute the Full Line of TimberTech® and AZEK® Products in Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Southwest Tennessee, and Southeast Texas

SCRANTON, Pa.Â- – CPG Building Products today announced that it has partnered with Gaiennie Lumber Company to distribute TimberTech products in Louisiana, Mississippi, most of Arkansas, six counties in Southwest Tennessee and most of Southeastern Texas.  Founded in 1937, Gaiennie Lumber is a third generation lumber company already successfully serving the region with AZEK's full...

Read More »
Pipe and Piping

Ticona to Accept Award for Innovative Composite Pipe and Deliver Automotive Thermoplastics Paper at JEC Americas 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will join Composite Fluid Transfer and ValÃ-©ron Strength Films at the JEC Americas 2013 Composites Show Conference in Boston where they will receive an Innovation Award in the “Pipes Water Management” category at 4 p.m. on Oct. 2, Wednesday. Ticona will showcase the award winning Fiberflex®-11 composite pressure...

Read More »
Composites

Deceuninck North America Launches Rovex(TM) Composite Technology for High-Performance Structural, Thermal, and Environmental Applications

Developed Based on Bayer MaterialScience Technology MONROE, Ohio — Deceuninck North America, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality systems for windows, doors, and outdoor living, is introducing an advanced fiber glass technology based on materials from Bayer MaterialScience.Â-  Rovex is a polyurethane composite technology that includes bio-based materials and offers superior...

Read More »
Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact
Sponsored

Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector® Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector® is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

Read More »

All Topics