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.
Henkel's Loctite Composite Repair System has been certified by DNV GL for use in repairing oil and gas pipelines and pipework carrying petrochemical media.Composites steady radio telescope reflector CompositesWorld
Precise carbon fiber-reinforced dish prototype could be the model for as many as 2,500 telescopes in the Square Kilometre Array.Aerospace and industrial next-gen advanced composites: A two-way street? CompositesWorld
The head of his own consulting company and the president of Dayton, Ohio-based Quickstep Composites, the U.S. subsidiary of Australia-based Quickstep Technologies (Bankstown Airport, New South Wales), HPC columnist Dale Brosius sees “aerospace” and “industrial” innovation as a two-way street.Fire-resistant composite cladding opens endless options for designers CompositesWorld
Approved per International Building Code (IBC) and featured in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, new Fireshield 285 enables large facades of almost any shape, contour and texture.New composite foundation wall system unveiled at the AIA convention CompositesWorld
New lightweight system integrates structure and mechanical systems, improves R-value vs. concrete and cuts installation time from days to hours.