29 August 2019
COMPOSITES EUROPE, International Composites Conference and Lightweight Technologies Forum - these are three strong events that will be held from 10 to 12 September to highlight the potential of modern composite materials. These are the highlights.
26 August 2019
Dr. Asta Partanen, expert of the nova-Institut for market developments of biobased composites, will moderate the lecture session on biocomposites at this year's ICC - International Composites Conference on September 11. In an interview, Dr. Partanen explains why the use of biocomposites is becoming increasingly attractive.
11 July 2019
Bio-based polymers are on the advance. In 2018, the total production volume reached 7.5 million tons.
11 July 2019
COMPOSITES EUROPE from 10 to 12 September will present the trends and advances in the production and processing of fibre-reinforced plastics in Stuttgart. Trade fair visitors will meet with over 300 exhibitors from 30 nations who will be displaying materials, technical solutions and innovative application examples.
09 July 2019
Glass fibre reinforced plastics (GRP) still account for the lion's share of composites. The market continues to grow - especially the market for thermoplastic systems.
01 July 2019
The increasing use of composites makes the question of their recycling more and more urgent. The challenge in recycling fibre-reinforced plastics lies in their material composition.
26 June 2019
Lightweight Technologies Forum 2019: Digital process chain secures the future of lightweight construction
Whenever there’s movement, mass and weight quickly become destroyers of energy. From 10 to 12 September, the Lightweight Technologies Forum (LTF) at COMPOSITES EUROPE in Stuttgart will show how lightweight construction contributes to more efficient and better cars, airplanes and machines.
31 May 2019
From material requirements in “New Mobility” and in the construction sector to progress in the large-scale production of composites components to new markets: the...