Dow Polyurethanes (Midland, MI, US) has been in business for more than 60 years, with a global network of manufacturing facilities, R&D centers and dedicated employees. Showcased at CAMX will be Dow’s VORAFORCE epoxy and polyurethane composite systems. These advanced composite solutions reportedly offer performance, processing and cost advantages for the fabrication of strong, lightweight and durable composites in energy, construction, infrastructure and transportation industries.
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.