Technical Fibre Products Inc.

Offers a broad range of high-quality, advanced nonwovens for markets that include aerospace, defense, automotive, energy and construction. Specializes in creating custom material solutions, designed and optimized to meet its customers' specific requirements.

679 Mariaville Rd.
Schenectady, NY 12306 US

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Optiveil & Optimat for Advanced Composites

TFP’s OPTIVEIL® and OPTIMAT® ranges have been specifically designed for composites.

Typical Applications

Find out about some of the typical applications for our products in advanced composites: High quality surface finish – OPTIVEIL® and OPTIMAT® nonwovens provide a high quality, resin rich surface finish to a composite part.

Tecnofire Fire Protection

TECNOFIRE® is a unique range of intumescent materials, providing the ideal solution for passive fire protection.

As Seen In CompositesWorld

Technical Fibre Products joins IACMI
TFP has more than 30 years of experience in designing and manufacturing technical nonwoven materials for advanced composites and membership of IACMI highlights the company’s continued commitment to growing business in this area.

JEC World 2017 exhibit preview
JEC World will be held March 14-16 in Paris. CW previews some of the products and technologies that will be at the show.

Webinar: Nonwovens in composites
CompositesWorld is presenting a free webinar on Nov. 22 at 2:00 p.m. EST, sponsored by Technical Fibre Products (TFP) and titled "Learn how to Enhance the Performance, Properties and Production of Composite Structures using Nonwovens."

CAMX 2016 preview: Technical Fibre Products
Technical Fibre Products (TFP, Schenectady, NY, US) will exhibit its line of nonwovens.

Fiber reinforcement forms (2016)
Fibers used to reinforce composites are supplied directly by fiber manufacturers and indirectly by converters in a number of different forms, which vary depending on the application. Here's a guide to what's available.

JEC World 2016 exhibition and product previews
JEC World 2016 will be held in Paris March 8-10. These are some of the products that will be found at the show.

Technical Fibre Products opens new production line
The new nonwovens production line, based on the company's wet-laid technology, doubles TFP's production capacity and represents a significant expansion investment.

JEC Europe 2015: Product and exhibit previews
The world's largest composites trade show, JEC Europe, is coming up next week, March 10-12 in Paris, France. CW received from some exhibitors a preview of the products and technologies that they will have on exhibit at the show.

At JEC Europe 2015: Technical Fibre Products (TFP)
The Burneside, UK-based purveyor of non woven veils and mats featured several products, including a new, extended range of thermoplastic veils that includes PPS, PEI, PEEK, polyamide and polyimide.

Fiber reinforcement forms (2015)
Fibers used to reinforce composites are supplied directly by fiber manufacturers and indirectly by converters in a number of different forms, which vary depending on the application. Here's a guide to what's available.

CAMX 2014 exhibit previews, part 2
With CAMX 2014 less than a week away (Oct. 13-16, Orlando, Fla.), CompositesWorld offers a final glimpse of some of the products, technologies and services that you will find in booths in the Exhibit Hall. During the show, we'll keep you informed and up-to-date with the CAMX Show Daily, which will be distributed Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at the show. Safe travels to Orlando and we look forward to seeing you at the conference and trade show.

CAMX 2014 preview: Technical Fibre Products
Technical Fibre Products (TFP, Schenectady, N.Y.) will exhibit its Optiveil, Optimat and Tecnofire nonwoven ranges at the show.

AIA 2014 Convention report
The ACMA helps American Institute of Architects launch Composites Pavilion at Chicago convention.

Technical Fibre Products to double production capacity
Technical Fibre Products will install a third manufacturing line to double its nonwovens capacity, based on its current and proprietary wet-laid technology.

TFP, AGC AeroComposites to develop composites systems for aircraft fuel systems
Technical Fibre Products Ltd. and AGC AeroComposites have introduced a composites solution that enables the electrical resistance of composite components to be precisely controlled and has the potential to provide substantial weight savings.

TFP and AGC AeroComposite lightweight composite aircraft fuel pipe

TFP and AGC AeroComposites develop lightweight composites for aircraft fuel systems
Patent-pending joint development enables tailored electrical resistance of composite components with potential to save up to 200 kg per aircraft.

Surfacing veils
At JEC Europe 2014, Technical Fibre Products Ltd. (TFP, Burneside Mills, U.K.) and Technical Fibre Products Inc. (Schenectady, N.Y.) showcased their newest Optiveil carbon fiber surfacing veil, which it claims is one of the lightest nonwovens available, at a weight of only 2 g/m2 or 0.1 oz/yd2.

Recycled carbon fiber veils, mats
Technical Fibre Products, a manufacturer of advanced nonwovens, has announced the extension of its current portfolio to include a range of high-quality recycled carbon veils and mats.

Surfacing veils
Technical Fibre Products Ltd. and Technical Fibre Products Inc. showcased their newest Optiveil carbon fiber veil.

Surface engineering products
Technical Fibre Products Ltd. will feature its Optiveil, Optimat and Tecnofire materials, designed for the surface engineering of composites.

Product Categories of Technical Fibre Products Inc.

Aramid
Aramid, Other
Aramid, Other
Aramid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Aramid, Surfacing veil
Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
Aramid/glass hybrid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Aramid/glass hybrid, Surfacing veil
Basalt, Other
Basalt, Other
Basalt, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Basalt, Surfacing veil
Carbon
Carbon, Other
Carbon, Other
Carbon, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Carbon, Surfacing veil
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Surfacing veil
Carbon/carbon composites
Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
Carbon/glass hybrid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Carbon/glass hybrid, Surfacing veil
Ceramic
Ceramic
Ceramic, Other
Ceramic, Other
Ceramic, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Ceramic, Surfacing veil
C-glass, Other
C-glass, Other
C-glass, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
C-glass, Surfacing veil
Colorant, pigments
Conductive
Conductive fillers
Decorative
E-Glass
E-Glass, Other
E-Glass, Other
E-Glass, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
E-Glass, Surfacing veil
Electrostatic
Fabric
Fibers, metallized
Flame retardant
Flame/smoke-suppressant additives
Hybrid fiber
Infrastructure, composite
Laminate sheets, solid
Mat
Metal matrix composites
Metallic
Metallized, Other
Metallized, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Other additives/modifiers
Other inorganic fibers
Other preforms
Other, Other
Other, Other
Other, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Other, Surfacing veil
Protective
Quartz
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Surfacing veil
Tape
Toughening agents