March 12, 2012, No comments

“Our future success in the key industrial branches automobile, machine, and plant construction as well as chemical technologies here in Germany will depend essentially on the availability of such strategically […]


ATK Opens New Composite Manufacturing Plant

August 30, 2011, No comments

Alliant Techsystems today celebrated the grand opening of its new Aircraft Commercial Center of Excellence (ACCE) facility in Clearfield, Utah – les ...


Light-Emitting Polymers That Stretch Like Rubber

August 8, 2011, No comments

Stretchable electronics, an emerging class of modern electronic materials that can bend and stretch, have the potential to be used in a wide range of ...


Breakthrough Yield Test Technique

July 28, 2011, 1 Comment

Nanovea has introduced a patent pending breakthrough method of reliably acquiring yield strength through indentation; ultimately replacing the traditi ...

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    Oak Ridge Establishes Composites Consortium
    July 20, 2011, No comments

    Fourteen companies have agreed to join with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to establish the Oak Ridge Carbon Fiber Composites Consortium, which will work to accelerate the development, demonstration and commercial […]

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    GKN set to acquire Stromag for £146m
    July 19, 2011, No comments

    GKN plc today announces that it has signed an agreement with the shareholders of Stromag Holding GmbH (Stromag), to acquire the entire issued share capital of the business. Stromag is […]

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    RCF to Recycle GKN Carbon Composite Waste
    July 12, 2011, No comments

    GKN Aerospace has signed an agreement this week with Recycled Carbon Fibre Ltd (RCF) Birmingham, UK, to recycle the uncured carbon waste from its aerostructure manufacturing operation in Cowes, Isle […]

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    AkzoNobel to Purchase German Coatings Manufacturer
    July 2, 2011, No comments

    AkzoNobel has boosted its technology portfolio in sustainable chemistry after agreeing to acquire from Integrated Botanical Technologies (IBT) its patented Zeta Fraction™ technology, which is transforming how plant-based chemistry is [&he ...