Distributor David H. Sutherland & Co. Inc. (Beaverton, OR, US) will debut a new product line for tooling. C270TW is a 900-gsm, 24k carbon twill weave fabric that is said to offer excellent machinability, good infusion capability and fast layer builds. Also features will be E 260 woven fiberglass, an 880-gsm twill weave E-Glass construction fabric that reportedly infuses well, builds quickly and is compatible with a variety of resin types.
Editor PickPlant tour: Aeris Energy, Caucaia, Brazil
In Northeast Brazil, wind blade manufacturer Aeris Energy is laser-focused on serving the domestic energy market, but it's poised to expand to serve the entire world. In the process, it has developed operations and a workforce that makes it a standout in the region.