RTM

Additive Manufacturing

High-performance composites in Israel

Four major manufacturers — diverse, yet with shared commitment — showcase global aerocomposites industry capacity and this region’s potential for future growth.
#marketing #autoclave #polyacrylonitrile

RTM

Osborne Industries secures ISO 9001:2015 certification

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 is currently the most up-to-date standard for performance of a manufacturer’s Quality Management System.

RTM

Hennecke, PGTEX cooperate on HP-RTM, wet shot technology

Hennecke has been awarded a contract for a combined production plant for manufacturing wet shot and HP-RTM applications by Chinese composites company PGTEX.
#outofautoclave #hprtm

Automotive

Rear wall reboot: One-stop, tow to tape to CFRP part

Audi and Voith Composites iterate the CFRP rear wall from R8 sports car to A8 luxury sedan via an automated production line able to output hundreds of parts per day.
#layup #spreadtow #audi

RTM

AMRC's high-pressure RTM and composite press facility open for R&D collaboration

The University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre says its high-pressure RTM and composite press facility is now ready to host collaborative R&D projects with composites industry manufacturers.
#outofautoclave #hprtm

RTM

FastRTM project demonstrates manufacturing of complex, net-shape composite parts

Automated production platform developed by a French industry consortium utilizes an epoxy resin system from Hexion Inc.
#cuttingtools #outofautoclave #sustainability

Glass Fibers

Automated Preforming, Part 6: Coriolis Composites

Pioneer in automated fiber placement (AFP) advances preforms for overmolded thermoplastic composites enabling production of one automotive part every 20 seconds.
#automation #outofautoclave #layup

Compression Molding

JEC World 2018 preview: KraussMaffei

KraussMaffei (Hall 6, F61) is featuring several composites manufacturing technologies, covering wet molding, pultrusion, long fiber injection and overmolding. 
#aramidfiber #outofautoclave #windblades

Aerospace

JEC World 2018 preview: Huntsman Advanced Materials

Huntsman Advanced Materials (Hall 6, M31) is highlighting its portfolio of composite, adhesive and syntactic solutions for enabling lightweighting in a wide range of applications.
#bmw #electricvehicles #outofautoclave

Automotive

JEC World 2018 preview: Williams Advanced Engineering

Breakthrough processes in composite materials, process and battery technology demonstrated in FW-EVX lightweight electric vehicle platform
#electricvehicles