CompositesWorld's editors report on the technologies and products that caught our eye at JEC World 2016, in early March.JEC World 2016 exhibition and product previews CompositesWorld
JEC World 2016 will be held in Paris March 8-10. These are some of the products that will be found at the show.VBO prepregs: The Vision SF50 CompositesWorld
OOA vacuum-bag-only process makes carbon fiber structures a reality for the world’s first personal jet.The markets: Aerospace (2016) CompositesWorld
Market realities this year could indicate the beginnings of an aircraft composites growth plateau, where composites industry developmental expansion in the aerospace realm is measured less by new programs and unit numbers and more by improved technology impact and effectiveness.The markets: Automotive (2016) CompositesWorld
The world’s automakers are a mere two model development cycles from US CAFE and EU emissions compliance due dates in the 2020-2025 timeframe. Faced with a one-two punch in fuel-economy and carbon-dioxide (CO2) emission standards, lightweighting has become a vehicle design imperative.