Structures

3D Printed PEEK Carbon Fiber Parts may replace metal.
Structures

3D Printed PEEK Carbon Fiber Parts may replace metal.

Made using composite-based additive manufacturing process, PEEK Polymer Carbon Fiber Composite Parts offer tensile strength of 29,700 psi and heat resistance of 482°F, making it possible to replace metals in manufacturing. PEEK parts are more than 50% lighter than comparable aluminum parts but demonstrate 2/3 ultimate strength. In addition, PEEK polymers can be recycled with Impossible...

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Miscellaneous Stations

Falcon Steel Highlights American-Made Power Delivery Structures

Company to Exhibit at IEEE PES TD Conference in Dallas, May 2-5 FORT WORTH, TexasÂ- – Falcon Steel will highlight the power of American manufacturing at the IEEE PES TD Conference and Exposition, May 2 - 5, in Dallas. The Texas-based company will showcase its broad range of steel structures, customized fabrication services and engineering capabilities at Booth 4925. Falcon Steel is the...

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Structures

TCA Announces Expanded Material Supply to Embraer

TACOMA, Wash.,Â- – Toray Composites (America), Inc. (hereinafter referred to as TCA") has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Embraer S.A. to expand its current contract to supply carbon fiber prepreg materials to include the Embraer E175 E2 program. With the addition of the E175 E2 Program, TCA will broaden its supply of advanced primary structure carbon fiber prepreg materials to...

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Lee County Composting Facility Expansion Includes New Fabric Structures from Legacy Building Solutions
Structures

Lee County Composting Facility Expansion Includes New Fabric Structures from Legacy Building Solutions

FELDA, Fla. – The Lee County Composting Facility (LCCF) in Felda, Florida, has constructed three new tension fabric buildings as part of an expansion project that will double the operation's production capacity for recycling biosolids and yard waste. The fabric structures were designed, manufactured and installed by Legacy Building Solutions. The fabric buildings are used to shelter...

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Lee County Composting Facility Expansion Includes New Fabric Structures from Legacy Building Solutions
Structures

Lee County Composting Facility Expansion Includes New Fabric Structures from Legacy Building Solutions

FELDA, Fla.Â- — The Lee County Composting Facility (LCCF) in Felda, Florida, has constructed three new tension fabric buildings as part of an expansion project that will double the operation's production capacity for recycling biosolids and yard waste. The fabric structures were designed, manufactured and installed by Legacy Building Solutions. The fabric buildings are used to shelter...

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SABIC's Carbon Fiber-reinforced Material Used to Produce the World's First 3D-printed Vehicle at IMTS 2014
Structures

SABIC's Carbon Fiber-reinforced Material Used to Produce the World's First 3D-printed Vehicle at IMTS 2014

SABIC delivered the innovative materials and processing expertise needed to create a first-of-its-kind concept vehicle using advanced 3D printing (also known as additive manufacturing) during the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago this week. This fully functional vehicle being printed from scratch and assembled by automotive design firm Local Motors, is expected to be...

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Secondary Substation offers power ratings up to 3,500 kVa.
Miscellaneous Stations

Secondary Substation offers power ratings up to 3,500 kVa.

Available in voltage range up to 40.5 kV, UniPack-G Compact Secondary Substation is fabricated with glass fiber reinforced polyester enclosure that offers weather resistance. Lightweight, durable design enables transport and positioning in remote locations and extreme environments. Incorporating smart grid functionalities, substation has received internal arc classification for both operators and...

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Arevo Labs Announces Carbon Fiber and Nanotube-Reinforced High Performance Materials for 3D Printing Process
Tubes and Tubing

Arevo Labs Announces Carbon Fiber and Nanotube-Reinforced High Performance Materials for 3D Printing Process

San Jose, Ca. – Arevo Labs, a Silicon Valley startup, announced today the availability of technology and materials to create Ultra Strong High Performance Polymer parts using a 3D printing process. Supported materials include High Performance Polymers such as KetaSpire® PEEK, AvaSpire® PAEK, Radel® PPSU and PrimoSpire® SRP. Arevo's offering consists of Proprietary Carbon...

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Tensile Testers Indicate Tensile Strength, Peel Strength, Tearing and Seal Strength
Structures

Tensile Testers Indicate Tensile Strength, Peel Strength, Tearing and Seal Strength

Tensile Test,Â- also known as tension test, is a fundamental materials science test in which a sample is subjected to a controlled tension until failure. So tensile tester is an important and necessary equipment for material manufacturers and supplier to control the quality. Labthink International will make a full use of the tensile tester. Labthink recently designed a new series of tensile...

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Ceilings

Mumbai's New T2 Airport Terminal GFRG Ceiling Manufactured by Formglas

An architectural gem featuring a dramatic ceiling made by leading global manufacturer of glass fiber reinforced molded architectural products. TORONTO — The recent inauguration of Mumbai airport's new state-of-the-art T2 terminal reveals an impressive engineering and architectural achievement. The newly opened Terminal 2 building at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, designed by the...

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