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Published: 5/2/2016

Hexcel breaks ground on new Moroccan core plant
The plant will be fully operational in 2017 where it will convert HexWeb honeycomb materials into engineered core parts for aerospace applications.

Published: 1/20/2016

Hexcel to expand engineered core capacity
The company will build a new manufacturing plant in Casablanca, Morocco.

Published: 11/30/2015

Gurit to expand its balsa wood production
This expansion is due to the ongoing market demand for balsa wood.

Published: 11/16/2015

3A Composites wins two Sacha Awards
The Sacha Awards are awarded every two years for projects on best forestry management and processing of legal timber practices in Ecuador.

Published: 11/16/2015

Fan cowls replace aluminum honeycomb with foam core
Bombardier is using Evonik's ROHACELL foam core to fabricate composite fan cowl doors for the Rolls-Royce BR710 and the Pratt & Whitney V2500 engines.

Published: 8/17/2015

Honeycomb/polyurethane sandwich roof for smart fortwo
BASF's Elastoflex E polyurethane foam system is used for the first time to mass-produce an exterior car part with a honeycomb sandwich structure.

Published: 7/30/2015

Paraglider harness uses sandwich composite with honeycomb core
The paraglider features Tepex dynalite composite material from Lanxess.

Published: 4/28/2015

Carbon fiber rowboat to cross the Pacific Ocean
In this unique carbon boat, Sonya Baumstein will attempt to become the first woman to row from Japan to California.

Published: 4/27/2015

Lantor Composites acquired by Active Capital Co.
Lantor also appointed Daan Koppen de Neve as its new general manager.

Published: 4/13/2015

Argosy named distributor of AVIC aramid honeycomb core
U.S.-based Argosy International will distribute China-based AVIC Composite Corp. Ltd. aramid paper honeycomb core products in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Oceania, the Middle East and South Africa.