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2014-03-24 20:22:53

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/693csv/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Glass Fiber Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/693csv/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Glass Fiber Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the...

2014-03-20 23:33:56

Today, BothBest, a leading bamboo veneer manufacturer from China, held a seminar on how to improve product quality by explaining some typical defects in the manufacturing process. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Today, China bamboo veneer manufacturer BothBest, a professional company offering a wide range of bamboo products, held a seminar on how to improve product quality by explaining some typical defects in the manufacturing process. According to the senior engineer of the company, bamboo...

2014-03-20 12:34:40

DUBLIN, Mar. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nps4qd/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese High Performance Fiber Industry" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) High-performance fibers boast important strategic materials. Notably, aramid fiber, carbon fiber and high-strength PE fiber are the most widely applied high-performance...

2014-03-19 08:20:25

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Molding Technologies, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CMT), a leading North American compounder of custom sheet molding compound (SMC) and molder of fiberglass reinforced plastics (FRP), today announced it had completed production of its 2 millionth truck hood. Recognition events were held at each of Core's four manufacturing facilities to celebrate the achievement. Since its inception as an independent company in 1997, Core has produced hood...

2014-03-18 23:02:40

Martinson-Nicholls new fiberglass step covers and walkways provide durable, lightweight slip-resistance on stairs, inclines, ramps and floors. The easy to install and cost-effective covers come in three different anti-slip grit options. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Featuring a proprietary coating of mineral abrasive epoxy grit, Martinson-Nicholls' new fiberglass step covers and walkways provide a lightweight and durable anti-slip surface. With three coating options, heavy,...

2014-03-17 23:23:38

Recently, BothBest, a leading manufacturer of bamboo flooring products, has announced its new bamboo flooring collection. (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Recently, BothBest, a leading manufacturer of bamboo flooring products, has announced its new bamboo flooring collection, which consists of solid bamboo flooring, engineered bamboo flooring, wide plank bamboo flooring and more. The company hopes to expand its global market share with its eco-friendly bamboo products. According to the sales...

2014-03-17 08:30:55

SAO PAULO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eternit S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: ETER3; OTC: ETNTY) announces its results for the 4Q13 and for fiscal year 2013. Growth in the construction materials industry in the fourth quarter and whole of 2013 fell short of the initial expectations formulated for both periods. Eternit's performance in the 4Q13 exceeded the industry average, with its chrysotile mining business operating at full capacity, its fiber-cement operations at approximately 80%...

2014-03-12 12:32:23

PARIS, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE:OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements and engineered materials for composite systems, today announced 9703 wet use chopped strands (WUCS) enabling improved line speed and tensile strength when manufacturing wet-process glass veils. The new WUCS 9703 improves wet web strength enabling Owens Corning customers to increase their manufacturing line speeds while at the same time reducing veil defects, such as...

2014-03-12 12:32:22

Innovative roving enables faster compounding line speeds for improved cost efficiency and increased glass loadings PARIS, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber products for composite systems, today announced the launch of its new Performax(®) SE4849 Type 30(®) roving at the JEC Europe 2014 show and conferences. The Performax(®) SE4849 roving is specially designed and engineered for long fiber reinforced thermoplastic...

2014-03-12 12:20:09

PARIS, France, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE:OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements and engineered materials for composite systems, today announced a new multi-end roving designed for epoxy sheet molding compound (SMC) systems in automotive applications. In combination with epoxy sheet molding compound (SMC) systems, the new ME1510 glass reinforcement enables improved mechanical properties. ME1510 features superior strength and flexural...


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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