Epoxy is a thermosetting matrix resin and among the most commonly used resin systems in the composites industry. It's frequently used with continuous carbon fiber in aerospace, race car, marine and other high-performance applications.
Market trends and tighter budgets are helping to expand the use of composites to repair and replace corrosion-damaged infrastructure — aboveground and underground.
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The launch of the first commercial composite football helmet and new research thrusts show FRPs could play a critical role in mitigating head injuries.Report from IBEX 2015 CompositesWorld
As always, IBEX supplied new products, processes and education, not only to boatbuilders, but to the composites industry overall.CFK-Valley Stade Convention 2015 report CompositesWorld
The composites industry in Germany is preparing for the 4th Industrial Revolution.AVANCO: Driving the industrialization of CFRP structures CompositesWorld
The AVANCO Group is producing high-quality CFRP parts into a wide array of applications from six production facilities in Germany and the US.Automotive front axle: A glass act CompositesWorld
The development of glass-fiber reinforced car axle is a sign of the new, expanded role composites will play in the design of future automobiles.