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2014-01-28 12:21:03

DUBLIN, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k67r87/global_prepreg) has announced the addition of the "Global Prepreg Market 2013-2018: Trends, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k67r87/global_prepreg ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global prepreg market is expected to witness robust growth during...

2014-01-23 23:30:24

This new white paper details why Nippon Electric Glass America, a leading manufacturer and materials supplier to the Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete (GFRC) Industry, selected an ultrafine pumice pozzolan (Hess UltraPozz) as the ideal supplementary cementitious material to improve its GFRC products. The paper also explains the process by which two naturally incompatible materials—glass fibers and portland cement—are made to work together to create this enduring, versatile, and widely...

2014-01-22 08:20:16

DUBLIN, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/72sn6h/growth) have announced the addition of the "Growth Opportunities in the Global Carbon Fiber Market 2013-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/72sn6h/growth ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global carbon fiber market is forecast to experience double-digit growth annually for the...

2014-01-21 16:25:22

New wall system provides durable, effective option in controlling moisture and HAI causal agents DOVER, Ohio, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marlite today announced the introduction of Induro(TM) FRP with SaniSEAL(TM) Trim Technology, a new wall system for health care facilities that offers a smooth surface free of seams, cracks, and fissures and is impact and abrasion-resistant. It is easily cleaned and markedly reduces the potential for moisture and Healthcare Associated Infection...

2014-01-21 12:25:35

LONDON, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global and China High Performance Fiber Industry Report, 2013-2016High-performance fibers boast important strategic materials. Notably, aramid fiber, carbon fiber and high-strength PE fiber are the most widely applied high-performance fibers with the most impressive comprehensive performance. At present, China is still in the fledging stage when it comes to the application of...

2014-01-13 23:04:46

Aonix Advanced Materials Corp. confirmed today that Solvay Specialty Polymers has closed a major strategic investment in Aonix and acquired a minority stake in the company. The investment lays the foundation for a partnership that will be a leader in the fast growing market for thermoplastic composites. Ottawa ON CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 “Investments of this size are rare in our industry,” said Jerome Le Corvec, president and CEO of Aonix Advanced Materials Corp....

2014-01-12 23:02:23

Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has elevated the mechanical properties of its industry-leading portfolio of high temperature structural products to include new “ultra performance” compounds based on carbon fiber reinforced PEEK, PPA, PPS, and PEI resin systems to create the highest performing thermoplastic products available. Winona, MN (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has elevated the mechanical...

2014-01-06 16:29:20

Acquires Three More PVC Lamination Lines, Plans for Additional Capacity MONROE, Ohio, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deceuninck North America, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality systems for windows, doors, and outdoor living, recently added three PVC lineal lamination lines to its existing lamination capabilities to meet consumer demand for a wider variety of color customization options. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130218/NE61839LOGO ) "The demand for...

2014-01-06 12:20:15

SHANGHAI, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Changshu Dongyu Fiberglass has successfully developed a new kind of CSM products used in the car industry. This product belongs to the Chopped Strand Mat Series. Due to its thin density (80~100g/m2), it is usually used for producing car roofs. This product has been approved by famous Japanese car companies such as Toyota. Mr Wu, General Manager of Dongyu Fiberglass, declared, "The Successful development of new products reflects our innovation...

2013-12-03 23:04:42

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Composites Market 2013-2023 - Glass Fibre (GFRP), Carbon Fibre (CFRP) & Aramid Fibre (AFRP). London (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Report Details Visiongain expects that innovations by both composite producers and composite consumer demand will result in a healthy growth in the composite market. The recovering global economy and technological innovations are lifting the sectors that account for the majority of composite...


Latest Composite materials Reference Libraries

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2010-11-15 17:15:41

Fiberglass consists of numerous extremely fine fibers of glass. Although experimented with throughout history actual glass fibers were not mass produced until the invention of finer machine tooling. A dress with glass fibers was first worn in 1893 by stage actress Georgia Cayvan. Russell Games Slayter invented, in 1938, what is commonly known as fiberglass today. It is commonly used for insulation. Carbon fiber is also a somewhat similar but more expensive technology used in place of...

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