Composites are used in building and construction, architecture and infrastructure applications, particularly as a reinforcing material. Lately, bridge construction has proven a particularly promising application.
Kreysler & Associates has introduced a new glass fiber composite cladding material, called Fireshield 285, which its designers say solves the riddle of fire code compliance on high-rise structures.Composite foundation wall system unveiled at AIA convention CompositesWorld
Poured-concrete foundation walls have been the industry standard for residential homes in the U.S. for more than 100 years. But that could change with the introduction of patented Epitome composite foundation walls from Composite Panel Systems.Composite Advantage announces installation partner CompositesWorld
Customers of Composite Advantage now have the option of experienced personnel to perform installation and repair of FRP bridge products, through FRP Constructors LLC.3M composite-reinforced power line passes 11-year field test CompositesWorld
3M's Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced (ACCR), installed in Hawaii 11 years ago, has shown no appreciable loss of tensile strength or weight.Composites business does grow on trees CompositesWorld
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