INDUSTRY NEWS

10/30/2019

Graphene-enhanced 3D printing filament aimed at improving production rates

XG Sciences and Terrafilum announce joint development agreement to produce graphene-enhanced 3D printing filaments and coatings.


10/29/2019

Kingfa supplies UD tapes for Ford door modules

Working closely with Brose Fahrzeugteile, Guangzhou-based CF supplier uses one-shot process to cut weight 35%.


10/29/2019

Solvay opens thermoplastic composite centers in U.S. and Belgium

In addition to two new centers, Solvay has signed an agreement with Lockheed Martin and several Belgian companies to grow aerospace composites in Belgium.


10/29/2019

Gurit to close its automotive production site in Hungary mid-2020

Gurit says it was unsuccessful locating a buyer for the company, and will work with customers and affected staff during the process of closing the plant.


10/28/2019

SPE Automotive Division names Automotive Innovation Awards finalists

The winners will be announced on Nov. 6, 2019 during the 49th SPE Automotive Innovation Awards Gala. 


10/28/2019

People in Composites: October 2019

AOC Aliancys, Boeing, Composites UK, Hexcel, Michelman, TPI Composites and UTComp announce new faces in the composites industry and honors awarded to top contributors.


10/25/2019

Composites-intensive helicopter makes commercial debut

The newest model from Safari Helicopters includes an all-composite freestanding tail boom and other composite parts built by Carbon Fiber Composites Inc.


10/25/2019

Six candidates nominated for "Biocomposite of the Year 2019"

Natural fiber composites and wood plastic composites compete for 7th annual innovation award.


10/25/2019

Composites One to present advanced composites workshop

In partnership with the Closed Mold Alliance and IACMI, Composites One will present an advanced composites workshop on Nov. 6 in Clearfield, Utah, U.S.


10/25/2019

Gardner Intelligence’s Industrial Buying Influence (IBI) survey now open

The survey identifies trends and best practices in industrial sales and marketing, and remains open to manufacturing professionals until Nov. 4.