FRP liners for steel piping
FRP pipe systems have proven to be an effective means of combating corrosion in high-pressure gas service and water systems, including CO2 injection wells, oil and gas producing wells, waterflood injection wells, brinewater/chemical disposal wells, and transportation pipelines.
Oven-cured, vacuum-bagged prepregs show promise in production primary structures.
Spirit AeroSystems actualizes Airbus’ intelligent design for the A350’s center fuselage and front wing spar in Kinston, N.C.
The matrix binds the fiber reinforcement, gives the composite component its shape and determines its surface quality. A composite matrix may be a polymer, ceramic, metal or carbon. Here’s a guide to selection.