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Published: 8/1/2018

Reinforced phenolics: Still disruptive after all these years
Fiber-reinforced phenolics could be a key enabler of a coming automotive industry disruption.

Published: 7/1/2018

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

Published: 5/1/2018

Worlds colliding — literally
CW editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan announces CompositesWorld’s Composites Overmolding conference, scheduled for June 13-14, in Novi, MI, US.

Published: 7/28/2017

Need for standardization in composites manufacturing
CW Talks is “on” and already proving to be well worth a listen. 

Published: 5/31/2017

Additive manufacturing and composites: An update
Additive manufacturing has only begun to tap the potential available in the composite industry.

Published: 4/27/2017

Process automation: A model response to Trumponomics and Brexit?
Offshoring can’t go on forever and a significant trend toward reshoring is probably inevitable .....

Published: 3/29/2017

Key takeaways from JEC World 2017
A quick read of the composites tea leaves after JEC World 2017.

Published: 2/24/2017

Autocomposites and the myth of $5/lb carbon fiber
The $5/lb line in the sand comes with a similar challenge that, ultimately, will determine the fate of carbon fiber in automotive: Manufacturability.

Published: 12/29/2016

Teijin acquires CSP: A safer growth choice?
Teijin’s presence in Auburn Hills is clearly another step into vertical integration of the supply chain.

Published: 11/30/2016

In the midst of a paradigm reconstruction in automotive materials
The effects of paradigm shifts in shared experience.