The marine market is the most deeply penetrated of all end markets served by the composites industry. Yachts, sailboats and other craft make substantial use of gel coat, core material, glass fiber and, in some applications, carbon fiber.
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The company offers 3D reinforcements in fabric and billet form.Wessex Resins and Adhesives launches West System International CompositesWorld
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Japanese classification society ClassNK and Nakashima Propeller Co. Ltd. installed a 2.12m diameter carbon fiber composite propeller on the main propulsion system of the Taiko Maru merchant vessel.Destroyer deckhouse roof meets U.S. Navy fire code with phenolic composite CompositesWorld
An all-composite deckhouse superstructure, built by Huntington Ingalls Industries (Gulfport, Miss.) cuts topside weight and enables stealth capability by reducing the radar signature of the U.S. Navy’s new, nearly $4 billion (USD) Zumwalt-class destroyer.CAMX 2014 preview: Scott Bader CompositesWorld
Scott Bader-ATC (Stow, Ohio, USA) will feature new products and applications using its advanced composite materials, such as fire-retardant gelcoats and topcoats, the Crestapol range of high-performance acrylic resins including the carbon fiber-compatible Crestapol 1250LV infusion grade, and the Crestabond, Crestomer and Poly-Bond ranges of structural adhesive and bonding pastes.