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Wire Strain Gages and Ceramic Cements are designed for high temperature environments. Available in ZWH-, ZWN-, and ZWP-Series models, Wire Strain Gages feature free-filament wire construction with welded 0.076 mm diameter lead wires. Packaged with fiberglass reinforced segmented tape carrier, units offer 120-ohm resistance. Ceramic cements are available in WC-16, NCC-3, and HG-1 models. W-16... Read More
New Henkel Materials Push beyond Conventional Limits, Improve Reliability and Performance
January 24, 2017 – At next month’s IPC APEX Expo (APEX) event in San Diego, California, Henkel Adhesive Technologies’ electronics business will display a full range of state-of-the-art electronic materials, all designed to push the conventional limits of performance capability. From February... Read More
Safariland Uses Honeywell Spectra Shield® in New Protective Vests for Female Law Enforcement OfficersJan 05, 2017
Breakthrough design complements new male and neutral vest offerings that optimize lightweight comfort
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., Jan. 4, 2017 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Safariland, a recognized leader in the armor market, has selected Honeywell's Spectra Shield® and Gold Shield® ballistic composite materials to create some of the industry's thinnest, lightest and... Read More
A. Schulman Application Design for Ford Motor Company Brazil Nominated for 2016 Society of Plastics Engineers' AwardOct 26, 2016
AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 21, 2016 -Â A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq: SHLM) today announced that the all-composite body panels it designed for the Ford Motor Company Brazil was nominated for the 2016 Automotive Parts and Components award from the Society of Plastics Engineers ("SPE"). Ford utilizes this design application in its Troller T4 sports utility vehicle. "We are honored to play a part in the... Read More
TACOMA, Wash., Sept. 19, 2016 - Toray Carbon Fibers America, Inc. and Toray Composites (America), Inc. will be exhibiting at CAMX in Anaheim, California September 27-29 in booth T84 to promote their latest innovations in Carbon Fiber and Composite Material. Toray's TORAYCAÂ® brand carbon fibers are globally recognized for their outstanding performance, quality and processing consistency,... Read More
Spectra ShieldÂ® is ideal material to meet new requirements for combat helmets MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that ArmorSource LLC, a leading provider of advanced ballistic head protection products, is using Honeywell Spectra ShieldÂ® ballistic composite materials to create helmets that meet and exceed the latest military requirements in the U.S. and around the... Read More
KDH Defense Systems Chooses Honeywell Materials For Products Designed For U.S. Military Protection SystemOct 06, 2016
Spectra ShieldÂ® and Gold ShieldÂ® help military achieve goals for reducing soldiers' body armor weight MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that KDH Defense Systems will use Spectra ShieldÂ® and Gold ShieldÂ® ballistic composite materials to create new soft armor vest systems as part of the U.S. Army's next-generation Soldier Protection System (SPS).... Read More
Short Elliott Hendrickson; Champion Coatings; Wapasha Construction; and the city of Austin, Minnesota, take top spot in inaugural program honoring project excellence using Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings CLEVELAND, OHIO – Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEHÂ®), Champion Coatings, and Wapasha Construction took top honors in the inaugural Sherwin-Williams Impact Award program for... Read More
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Honeywell's SpectraÂ® fiber to be used exclusively for RD of next-generation body armor technology DFNDR Armor to use Spectra Shield to manufacture one of today's lightest, most high-protection lines of body armor plates MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., July 27, 2016 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that DFNDR Armor, a leading engineer of U.S.-made advanced body armor systems, is using... Read More
AquaflexÂ® Silica-Free Waterproof Concrete Repair, which includes Patch Mix™, Skim-Fast™, and SLU™, are formulated free of respirable crystalline silica (RCS) content. Formulation thus reduces worker exposure to RCSÂ and site contamination. Without any pH or percent RH limitations, these patching, skim, and self-leveling materials are compatible with Aquaflex Waterproof PSA Adhesive as... Read More
Amherst, NYÂ – Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials, Boron Nitride will be exhibiting at next week's 59th Annual Technical Conference -- SVC TechCon 2016 in Indianapolis.Â The event is sponsored by the Society of Vacuum Coaters, the global source for learning, applying and advancing vacuum coating, surface engineering and related technologies. Saint-Gobain Boron Nitride produces a full... Read More
Calix Ceramic Solutions is now offering a Boron Carbide Composite Material ideal for severe wear and abrasive applications.Â The material is a composite of boron carbide and silicon carbide which leads to an increase in strength and hardness as compared to other composite materials.Â This composite material's high hardness and fine grain size makes the material ideal for components... Read More
Added to hydraulic fracturing operations' dust management systems, UNIFRACÂ® DUSTSHIELD™ minimizes airborne particles generated during proppant conveyance, mixing, and pumping. This non-toxic suppression system reduces overall job/well-site exposure to respirable silica dust by up to >99%. This dust suppression technology is exclusively coated on UNIFRAC northern white sand; proppant is... Read More
How do I specify Metal Composite Material (MCM) manufacturers vs. fabricators? This is probably one of the most confused topics in the ACM/MCM industry, so I hope that this short post will help clarify the difference between the Manufacturer and Fabricator of Metal Composite Material (also known as Aluminum Composite Material or ACM). MCM consists of two skins of metal sandwiching a core... Read More
In 1969, Alusingen and BASF invented Aluminum Composite Material or ACM. Their invention produced beneficial results, and soon came into the view of Alusuisse, which was quick to nab it. At that time, Alusingen had patented the process to create Aluminum Composite Material. The patent prevented any other company to create aluminum composite materials for 20 years, from 1971 to 1991. When the... Read More
IQMS recognized as Gold winner for Best Deployments and Case Studies for Manufacturing Solutions, plus three additional awards PASO ROBLES, CALIF. – IQMS, a leading manufacturing ERP software and Manufacturing Execution System (MES) authority, today announced that has won four 2015 Golden Bridge Awards. IQMS was recognized at the Golden Bridge Awards dinner held in San Francisco on November 16,... Read More
With optimized conductivity and strength, InnoPropÂ® Python RCS (Resin Coated Sand) prevents proppant flowback to well-bore. Use of U.S. Silica WhiteÂ® sand promotes quality and consistency, and product does not sacrifice quality for performance. Available in all mesh sizes utilized in frac designs, this proppant is recommended in all formations with net closure stresses up to 10,000 psi. Read More
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. and NORTH LOGAN, UtahÂ – Manufacturers and engineering firms in the advanced composites sector can now use new software developed at Purdue University to reduce the design cycle of materials and structures, and analyze models too complex for existing methods. AnalySwift LLC, a commercial software provider, has launched SwiftComp, technology that provides efficient,... Read More
Gresser Companies Becomes Licensee for Primekss Rabine's PrimeComposite Steel Fiber-reinforced High-tech, Cut-free Flooring SystemJul 27, 2015
Innovative composite floor is jointless, stronger and thinner than traditional concrete slabs SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Gresser Companies, a full-service concrete and masonry contractor, signed a license agreement with Rabine Group/Primekss (pronounced Prime x) of Chicago to provide PrimeComposite, a jointless, steel fiber-reinforced, composite flooring system. The company is currently licensed to... Read More
Made with 100% composite materials and manufactured without adhesives, Composite Structural Insulated Sheathing optimizes building strength and air quality while earning LEED points and NAHB green certification. Fiberglass reinforced thermoset skin is impervious to moisture and is bonded by chemical reaction to polyurethane foam insulation during manufacturing, eliminating delamination.... Read More