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Published: 3/16/2020

Composites Index contracts on weak backlogs
For February 2020, the Composites Index contracted slightly with a reading of 49.7.

Published: 2/20/2020

I have seen the future and it is coming
The last 20 years were good to composites. What does the next 20 years have in store?

Published: 2/17/2020

Composites Index expands for first time since June
The Composites Index for January 2020 was 54.3, indicating strong expansion in all categories but exports.

Published: 2/10/2020

ATL Composites parts enable Roger Hill-designed powercat
New 16-meter composite displacement hull powercat uses DuFLEX composite panels from ATL Composites.

Published: 1/31/2020

JEC World 2020 preview
JEC World 2020, the largest composites-focused trade event, will be held March 3-5 at the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre.

Published: 1/29/2020

Composites enable novel flying speedboat
Candela Boats’ Seven speedboat combines all-electric propulsion with precision foiling in a design made possible by creative composites engineering.

Published: 1/24/2020

Composites Index ends year on production boost
The Composites Index closed 2019 with a December reading of 49.2.

Published: 1/14/2020

The markets: Industrial applications (2020)
A number of manufacturers in the composites industry have relatively quietly carved out a lucrative and growing share in the market for brackets, fixtures, ductwork, pallets, and other often hidden and typically less newsworthy parts that neverthele...

Published: 1/9/2020

The markets: Boatbuilding and marine (2020)
In the boatbuilding and marine markets, the increasing size and number of outboards per boat is driving the need for reduced weight in composite hulls and decks.

Published: 1/6/2020

Composites 2020: A multitude of markets
Going into 2020, factors influencing composites manufacturing include robotics and automation, out-of-autoclave processes, thermoplastic composites, Composites 4.0 and additive manufacturing.