New managing director at Michelman
Jean-Marc Verhaeghe will lead the company's European activities.
Michelman opens new technology center in Singapore
The new Technology Centre reportedly will enable more efficient development and delivery of the company's water-based coatings and surface-modifying additives, such as those used for fiber sizing to the Asian Pacific region
New fiber-sizing formulation
Although the company did not have a stand at JEC Europe 2012, Michelman Inc. shared with HPC its newest sizing formulation for carbon fiber.
Michelman wins grant for research and development center
A $2.5 million grant from the Ohio Third Frontier Industrial Research and Development Center will allow Michelman to build a facility for the research and development of, among other things, water-based surface modifiers for composites.
Michelman joins National Composites Center
Dispersions and fiber sizings manufacturer Michelman has joined the National Composites Center (NCC) to provide research, laboratory, testing and collaboration capabilities.
2011 High-Performance Resins Highlights
Attendees reviewed the current state of advanced resin technology and the tests that lay ahead for expanding composites into new applications and markets.
Michelman forms fibers and composites business unit
Sizings manufacturer Michelman has formally organized its growing chemical sales into the fibers and composites markets under a business unit umbrella.
The making of carbon fiber
A look at the process by which precursor becomes carbon fiber through a careful (and mostly proprietary) manipulation of temperature and tension.
Michelman acquires Hydrosize Technologies
Michelman (Cincinnati, Ohio) on June 15 announced the acquisition of Hydrosize Technologies Inc. (Raleigh, N.C.). Hydrosize is a manufacturer of coatings including sizings, film formers, fixatives, binders and resins for coatings and composites applications. Hydrosize provides Michelman a waterborne polyurethane
Sizing Up Fiber Sizings
What glass fiber users need to know about sizings, and how new sizing developments are enhancing the performance of glass-reinforced composites.
Advances in sizings and surface treatments for carbon fibers
As carbon reinforcements find new applications,
unfamiliar processes and resin systems make sizing and treatment
surprisingly hot topics.