Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

Glass Fiber Rovings suit wind turbine blade applications.

Using proprietary new glass formulation, S-1 HM(TM) glass fibers feature 90 GPa tensile modulus and are suited for use in wind turbine blade applications. High-performance rovings, otherwise optimized for tensile strength, compressive strength, and compressive modulus, are fatigue resistant and come in various yields for epoxy and polyester resin systems. Direct roving product form is tailored...

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Fiberglass Selected to Replace Deteriorating Timber Screening Pyramids
Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

Fiberglass Selected to Replace Deteriorating Timber Screening Pyramids

Bristol, VA - Due to unsightly deterioration of large wooden screening pyramids, Strongwell's corrosion resistant fiberglass EXTREN® structural shapes were chosen by The Vintage Club, one of America's most prestigious country club communities, to replace the wooden structures. The club, located at the base of Eisenhower Mountain in Indian Wells, California, has pyramid shaped screens used...

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Ticona Introduces New Celstran® PP LFRT with Superior Properties for Automotive Interior Applications
Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

Ticona Introduces New Celstran® PP LFRT with Superior Properties for Automotive Interior Applications

Florence, Ky., Kelsterbach, Germany, Sept. 9, 2009 - Ticona Engineering Polymers today announced the availability of new grades of Celstran®+ PP long fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFRT) designed to outperform SMA resins and PC/ABS blends that are commonly used by North American OEMs to mold automotive instrument panels, air duct panels and reinforcement components. Ticona is showcasing...

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Fiber

AGY Introduces S-1 Glass(TM) High Performance Glass Rovings for LFT Applications

AIKEN, SC, USA - (August 4, 2009) - AGY, a leading global producer of glass fiber yarns and high-strength glass fiber reinforcements, recently announced the introduction of S-1 Glass(TM) high performance glass rovings for use in long fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFT). Designed for industrial applications, these high performance glass fibers allow new levels of mechanical properties to be...

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McClarin Plastics Provides Parts for Wind Turbines and the Wind Energy Industry
Turbines

McClarin Plastics Provides Parts for Wind Turbines and the Wind Energy Industry

McClarin Plastics, Inc in Hanover, PA, has been a premier supplier of large Thermoplastic and Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic components since 1953. Our commitment to the renewable energy sector can be seen as we produce and completely assemble multiple wind turbine components utilizing vacuum infusion and resin transfer molding processes. www.mcclarinplastics.com/power. Operating as a full service...

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Fluid Conduits and Ducts

Fiberglass Duct, Corrosion Resistant Products Now Offered by Monoxivent

May 14, 2009 Monoxivent's experienced sales and engineering staff has combined with a manufacturing source with 40 years of experience to provide quality solutions for FRP (Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic) projects. Monoxivent's offering includes UnderDuct www.underduct.com) and Corrosion Composites (www.corrosioncomposites.com). UnderDuct provides the most versatile and cost effective Underground...

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Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

AGY Increases S-2 Glass® Fiber Manufacturing Capacity by an Additional Twenty Percent

AIKEN, SOUTH CAROLINA, USA - (November 20, 2008) - AGY, a leading global producer of glass fiber yarns and high-strength glass fiber reinforcements, announced today that it has increased production capacity of its S-2 Glass® fiber products by another twenty percent in response to continued and robust demand for composite armor systems in U.S. military vehicles. This increase is in addition...

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Reinforcements

Non-Woven Glass Tissue commercializes DPL flooring.

Available in sheet form as ready-to-press product, non-woven glass tissue reinforcement increases fire resistance and impact performance of Direct Pressure Laminate (DPL) Flooring to commercial standard levels. DPL with resin-impregnated glass tissue meets European Norm standard EN13501-1, achieving fire class B(fl), and impact performance designation to IC3. With reinforcement system, it is...

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Glass Fibers offer lightweight ballistics protection.
Armor Plates

Glass Fibers offer lightweight ballistics protection.

Offering Vehicle Armor Composite Solutions for protection against IED and EFP threats, Featherlight(TM) glass fibers withstand severe threat levels, while Quicksilver(TM) glass fibers offer stiffer, lighter composite parts than E-glass reinforcements. Composites can be deployed in both structural and nonstructural components on suite of vehicles, enabling lightweight, fire-retardant, and load...

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