Latest Carbon fiber-reinforced polymer Stories

2012-05-17 23:03:24

Customers in the aerospace, automotive, military and wind energy industries can now save money by purchasing composite repair materials in smaller quantities Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 17, 2012 Seattle-based HEATCON Composite Systems is happy to announce the company´s continued relationship with Hexcel Corporation, an advanced composites leader and a recipient of the 2011 Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The relationship strengthens HEATCON´s ability to provide specialized...

2011-10-27 19:00:00

The new 2012 Stradalli Napoli is based on the proven performance and reliability of the Stradalli Trebisacce. The Napoli features a BB30 bottom bracket design and oversized tapered head tube for unsurpassed stiffness where it most matters. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 27, 2011 Stradalli Cycle, the high performance carbon bicycle manufacturer, has announced the latest addition to its world class line of carbon fiber bicycles. The 2012 Stradalli Napoli is designed for the athlete who...

2011-09-28 13:42:43

The revolutionary material used to build the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the Airbus A350 super-jumbo jet, and the military's stealth jet fighter planes is coming down to Earth in a new generation of energy-saving automobiles expected to hit the roads during the next few years. That ultra-strong carbon fiber composite material – 50% lighter than steel and 30% lighter than aluminum – is the topic of the cover story in the current edition of Chemical & Engineering News, ACS's weekly...

2011-09-19 22:15:58

Up to now, aircraft have been put together in huge assembly cells, but to build the necessary facilities is expensive and time-consuming. That is why Fraunhofer researchers have come up with a flexible assembly-line concept that features robots working in the same way they do in automotive production. The developers are presenting their new manufacturing approach at the Composites Europe trade fair in Stuttgart in Hall 4, Booth D03. One of this future assembly line´s first elements can...

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