Conductive Composites (Heber City, UT, US) is featuring coated fibers, nonwoven and nanostrands; shielded cases and enclosures; lightweight shielded conduit and cables; lightweight composite antennas and reflectors; conductive paints, sealants, coating systems and more. Conductive Composites uses a chemical vapor deposition (CVD) process to coat fibers, nonwovens and nanostrands in a thin, uniform and ductile coating of pure nickel. Markets served include aerospace, telecommunications, medical, defense and specialty construction.
Editor PickComposites in the Martian suit
When humans do finally travel to Mars, they will have to be well protected from a less-than-hospitable environment. The suit designed to do the job is already in development at NASA, and it relies heavily on composites.