Pacific Coast Composites (Puyallup, WA, US) distributes advanced composites materials globally and has moved to a new, larger facility in Puyallup. The move expands the company's capabilities with an new processing room and more than 10,000 ft3 of calibrated, certified freezer space. Pacific Coast Composites also has been awarded a new line of Hexcel dry fabrics. Other services include custom kitting, slitting and inventory management.
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.