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Composite Pipe with Celstran® CFR-TP from Ticona Wins JEC Americas 2013 Innovation Award

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China -- Composite Fluid Transfer LLC has won a prestigious JEC Innovation Award for its new composite pressure pipe that features Celstran® continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFR-TP) from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation. Composite Fluid Transfer, Ticona and ValÃ-©ron Strength Films,...

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Composites

Bio-Tec Granted Patent in U.S.

Bio-Tec Environmetal, LLC has been granted a U.S. patent and foreign equivalents ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Bio-Tec Environmental, LLC has been granted U.S. Patent 8,222,316 directed to a method of creating a layered polymeric plastic or composite.Â-  Foreign equivalent patents have also issued.  Products that combine the patented method with Bio-Tec Environmental's patent pending...

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Packaging Materials

CapaT Significantly Enhances Biodegradability & Bioplastic Performance

Perstorp, world leader in specialty chemicals, will be launching its proven technology CapaT Thermoplastic products for bioplastics at K Fair, 2013. Considerable investments have been made in caprolactones to ensure we deliver new CapaT products that address key issues related to plastic materials, such as sustainability, biodegradability and product safety. Bioplastics are receiving enthusiastic...

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Composite Fabrication Services

Northrop Grumman's F-35 Supplier in Israel Delivers First Advanced Composite Component from Foreign Military Sales Country

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. – Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) supplier in Israel - Elbit Systems-Cyclone - delivered its first advanced composite component for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter center fuselage produced by Northrop Grumman. This delivery is a significant milestone for the F-35 program, as it is the first composite part manufactured by a country committed to...

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TenCate Advanced Composites Signs Northern Composites for Eastern U.S. Representation on New Line of 3M(TM) Tooling Prepregs

TenCate Advanced Composites North America announces that Northern Composites, Hampton (New Hampshire), USA, will serve as an eastern U.S. representative for TenCate regarding tooling prepregs and materials. As reported last year, TenCate and 3M have joined forces to market and support 3M's line of tooling prepregs featuring 3M's patented matrix resin technology. This 3M innovation utilizes...

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Resins

Ticona to Showcase Thermoplastics for Composites at SAMPE 2013 in May

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing its thermoplastics for composites at SAMPE 2013 from Tuesday to Thursday, May 7 to 9, at the Long Beach Convention Center in California. The Ticona exhibit (Booth #K34) will highlight thermoplastic solutions for continuous-fiber composites used in light and tough components that can reduce weight, drive down costs...

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Composites

Ticona Fiber Reinforced Material Innovations on Display at ITB Automotive Mass Reduction Strategies 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing fiber reinforced material innovations to reduce weight and save costs during the ITB Group Automotive Mass Reduction Strategies 2012 conference on Thursday, May 2, at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel in Michigan. Ticona will highlight: • Celstran® continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastics (CFR-TP) tapes, rods...

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Carbon Fiber Composites intended for specialty applications.
Composites

Carbon Fiber Composites intended for specialty applications.

Available in different weaves and weights, Custom Carbon Fiber Composites are manufactured using wet-layup and vacuum bagging processes, and areÂ- used for high-strength, lightweight components in range of markets. Various fabrication techniques enable composites to be tailored to specific application and part requirements, including autoclaved pre-peg and vacuum infusion.

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Composites

Composite Testing added to Accutek's ISO 17025 Scope

Accutek is pleased to announce that our scope of accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 by A2LA now includes composite polymer materials testing. Ryan Castells, Associate Director of Mechanical Testing and one of Accutek's experts in composite materials testing, says "Composite material development has exploded based on the increased demand for lighter, more efficient materials used in aerospace and...

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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions
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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions

Triad Magnetics is an established leader in power supply innovation, offering product lines that span a wide range of diverse industries and applications. Adding to their long list of successful product launches, Triad announces the release of the new cutting-edge JSU Series of power supplies. To learn about all of its advantages and advanced features, see our video.

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