Toray Advanced Composites

Thermoset prepregs including OOA/VBO epoxies, cyanate esters and BMIs. Thermoplastic prepregs (Cetex), tooling prepregs (AmberTool) and our line of MicroPly film adhesives, composite surfacing films, and lightweight syntactics. Additionally, chopped-fiber BMC and compression molded part fabrication services.

18255 Sutter Blvd.
Morgan Hill, CA 95037 US

Additional Locations:
1150 Calle Suerte
Camarillo, CA 93012 US
805-482-1722

2450 Cordelia Rd.
Fairfield, CA 94534 US
707-359-3400

G. van der Muelenweg 2
Nijverdal, 7443 RE NL
31 548 633 933

Amber Dr., Langley Mill
Nottingham, NG16 4BE GB
44 (0)1773 530899

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Advanced Composites for the Aerospace and Industrial Applications Served Segments include:  Aerostructures Space/Satellite Launch Structure Radomes Interiors High Temperature Automotive/Vehicle Motorsport/F1 Consumer Electronics Energy Recreational

Toray Advanced Composites

Access Toray Advanced Composites Product Explorer here Key Product Lines Thermoset prepregs including OOA/VBO prepregs Thermoplastic prepregs under the Toray Cetex® brand Tooling prepregs under the Toray AmberTool® brand Compression molded part fabrication & design High temperature polyimide composites Composite surfacing films, syntactics, film adhesives and RTM resins

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Toray structural resin system developed for high-end motorsports
The Toray TC346 prepreg resin system is said to have the highest combined Tg and high-temperature mechanical property retention available for the market.

NASA all-electric experimental aircraft to begin ground testing
NASA’s X-57 Maxwell has been delivered to NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in its Mod II configuration and will soon undergo extensive ground testing of its integrated electric propulsion system.

Toray Advanced Composites

Toray Advanced Composites, NCC sign R&D partnership agreement
As a Tier 1 member of the National Composites Centre, Toray Advanced Composites will collaborate with the the NCC on automotive and aerospace R&D programs.

Composites industry events to highlight thermoplastics, defense, space
A roundup of news about events in the composites industry, including the TPRC’s thermoplastics conference and events from Composites UK, ACMA and more.

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The state of recycled carbon fiber
As the need for carbon fiber rises, can recycling fill the gap?

BASF, Toray Advanced Composites sign supply agreement
Toray Advanced Composites will produce continuous fiber-reinforced tapes using BASF thermoplastic resins, targeting automotive and industrial applications.

CAMX 2019 exhibit preview: Toray Advanced Composites
Toray Advanced Composites is introducing TC522, a new highly toughened, modified epoxy prepreg resin system for the radome and communications market.

2019 Paris Air Show: Highlights
The 2019 Paris Air Show may have lacked the glamour of a new aircraft program announcement, but the composites industry represented is clearly gearing up for next-generation aerospace manufacturing.

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Thermoplastic composites: Poised to step forward
The evolving role of thermoplastic materials and processes and their future in next-generation commercial aircraft.

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More from JEC World 2019
CW continues to share composites industry news, product releases and more as the editors unpack findings from JEC 2019.

TenCate Advanced Composites changes to Toray Advanced Composites JEC World 2019

TenCate Advanced Composites changes its name to Toray Advanced Composites
The new name was announced at JEC World 2019. TenCate Performance Composites, a subsidiary of TenCate Advanced Composites, will subsequently change to Toray PMC.

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NIAR's NCAMP qualifying TenCate thermoplastic composite
TenCate’s Cetex TC1225 T700GC 12K T1E unidirectional tape is a low-melt polyaryletherketone (LM PAEK) and is part of a broad effort by the National Center for Advanced Materials Performance (NCAMP) to qualify thermoplastic materials.

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Aston Martin and TenCate partner on Valkyrie hypercar
TenCate to supply advanced composite materials for a broad range of end-use applications throughout the car, including structural, cosmetic and high-temperature components.

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TenCate Advanced Composites recognized with Boeing Performance Excellence Award
TenCate represents one of only 329 suppliers to receive the Silver level Award. 

TenCate's TC380 thermoplastic composite applied to a spar.

CAMX 2018 preview: TenCate Advanced Composites
TenCate Advanced Composites (Morgan Hill, CA, US), a Toray Group company, is highlighting in Booth V15 new thermoplastic and thermoset composite solutions.

Episode 20: Delft Hyperloop
Thymo Vlot and Ze Soengas of Delft Hyperloop and John Jackson of TenCate Advanced Composites discuss Delft’s entry in the SpaceX Hyperloop competition.

Thermoplastic composites in aerospace – the future looks bright
The real impediment to use of thermoplastic composites in critical control surfaces is an education gap.

Thermoplastic composites PEEK vs. PEKK vs. PAEK and continuous compression molding (CCM)

PEEK vs. PEKK vs. PAEK and Continuous Compression Molding
Suppliers of thermoplastics and carbon fiber chime in regarding PEEK vs. PEKK, and now PAEK, as well as in-situ consolidation — the supply chain for thermoplastic tape composites continues to evolve.

JEC World 2018 crowded aisle.

JEC World 2018: The highlights
JEC World is the composites industry’s largest trade show and did not disappoint this year.

Carbon fiber/thermoplastic composite spar structure on TenCate stand at JEC World 2018.

TenCate Advanced Composites confirmed to be on the market
TenCate is exploring options for a potential strategic partner to acquire the company as aerospace OEMs begin a more serious assessment of next-generation aircraft materials. A carbon fiber and/or resin manufacturer would be a likely suitor of TenCate.

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JEC World 2018, Day Three Video
CW shares highlights from the world’s largest composites industry trade show.

Product Categories of Toray Advanced Composites

Materials
  • Matrix resins, thermoplastic
    • Nylon (polyamide)
    • Polycarbonate
    • Polyester (PET)
    • Polyether ketone family (PEK, PEKK, PEEK)
    • Polyetherimide
    • Polyethersulfone
    • Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS)
    • Other thermoplastics
  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Bismaleimide (BMI)
    • Cyanate ester
    • Other thermosets
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, toughened
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Fabric
    • RTP sheet, continuously reinforced
    • Tape
    • Tow or roving
    • Other thermoplastic prepregs
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, >12K tow
      • Bismaleimide, 3-inch tape
      • Bismaleimide, 6-inch tape
      • Bismaleimide, 12-inch tape
      • Bismaleimide, Other tape
      • Bismaleimide, Fabric
      • Bismaleimide, Mat
      • Bismaleimide, Other broadgoods
    • Cyanate ester
      • Cyanate ester, <12K tow
      • Cyanate ester, >12K tow
      • Cyanate ester, 3-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, 6-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, 12-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, Other tape
      • Cyanate ester, Fabric
      • Cyanate ester, Mat
      • Cyanate ester, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, Other tape
      • Epoxy, Fabric
      • Epoxy, Mat
      • Epoxy, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other tape
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Fabric
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Mat
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other tape
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Fabric
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Mat
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other broadgoods
    • Epoxy, toughened
      • Epoxy, toughened, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, 3-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, 6-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, Other tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, Fabric
      • Epoxy, toughened, Mat
      • Epoxy, toughened, Other broadgoods
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, 3-inch tape
      • Polyimide, 6-inch tape
      • Polyimide, 12-inch tape
      • Polyimide, Fabric
    • Other
      • Other, 3-inch tape
      • Other, 6-inch tape
      • Other, 12-inch tape
      • Other, 60-inch tape
      • Other, Fabric
      • Other, Mat
      • Other, Other broadgoods
  • Adhesives
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, Film
      • Bismaleimide, Foam
      • Bismaleimide, Hot melt
      • Bismaleimide, Paste
      • Bismaleimide, Other
    • Cyanoacrylate
      • Cyanoacrylate, Film
      • Cyanoacrylate, Foam
      • Cyanoacrylate, Paste
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, Film
      • Epoxy, Foam
      • Epoxy, Hot melt
      • Epoxy, Paste
    • Nylon
      • Nylon, Hot melt
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, Film
      • Polyimide, Paste
      • Polyimide, Other
    • Other
      • Other, Film
      • Other, Foam
      • Other, Paste
      • Other, Other
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Syntactic core, expanding
    • Syntactic core, nonexpanding
    • Honeycomb
      • Honeycomb, aluminum
      • Honeycomb, aramid
  • Casting resins
    • Epoxy
    • Other casting resins
  • Resin additives & modifiers
    • Ablatives
Tools/tooling materials
  • Other tools/tooling materials
  • Tooling equipment, materials and supplies
    • Tooling prepreg
Fabricating services
  • Other fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
  • Thermoset materials
    • Ceramic matrix composite casting
    • Compression molding
    • Custom compounding and blending
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
Composite Structures & Components
  • Armor, composite
  • Laminate sheets, solid
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Testing
    • Testing, materials