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Published: 1/1/2019

SourceBook 2019: The online edition
Welcome to the online SourceBook, the searchable, updatable, Internet-based counterpart to CompositesWorld's annually published print SourceBook composites industry buyer's guide.

Published: 12/1/2018

Innovation in SMC: A long history and great potential
Manufacturer’s representative Steve Brown reflects on the history of sheet molding compound (SMC) development and lessons he has learned from working with companies through the process.

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Sports and recreation (2019)
Today, composites are found in products used in 7 of the 10 most popular outdoor sports and recreational activities.

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Construction (2019)
Composites materials advance construction projects globally, including combinations of wood and carbon fiber, foldable composites and more.

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Electronics (2019)
Although the printed circuit board is no longer the exclusive realm of glass-fiber composites, composites manufacturers are expanding elsewhere in the consumer electronics market.

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Pressure vessels (2019)
High-pressure gas storage vessels represent one of the biggest and fastest-growing markets for advanced composites.

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Boatbuilding and marine (2019)
NMMA’s top trends for 2018 include more accessible and versatile recreational watercraft for families, an increase in saltwater and freshwater fishing boat sales, and increased sales for cruisers. Electric propulsion and 3D-printed hulls and m...

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Renewable energy (2019)
The global market for wind turbine composite materials could reach a market value of more than 12 billion by 2023 and is expected to grow at CAGR around 9.6% from now to 2023.

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Civil infrastructure (2019)
According to a report by the coalition Transportation for America (Washington, DC, US), titled The Fix We’re In For: The State of our Nation’s Busiest Bridges, there are 69,223 structurally deficient highway bridges in the U.S. alone &md...

Published: 11/16/2018

The markets: Automotive (2019)
As the global auto industry hurtles toward its confrontation with US fuel economy and European Union (EU) emissions standards in 2017, the pressure built to find more radical solutions to lightweighting.