26 June 2019
The 2019 "Process Live" special area of the cutting specialist GUNNAR is aimed specifically at the DACH market region with its small and medium-sized companies. Together with the laser projection expert LAP and the composites engineering specialist SCHEURER Swiss, GUNNAR presents a linked overall process that combines modern machines, software and specialized manual work.
24 June 2019
The market for composites in maritime applications reached a total volume of USD 3.83 billion in 2018. It is expected to grow by an average of 5.6 percent annually to USD 5.04 billion by 2023. The booming market for recreational and high-speed boats, in particular, is driving the composites industry forward.
20 June 2019
Extreme lightweight construction: Market for lighter and lighter satellites grows / Interview with Claude Maack, GRADEL
As an innovation engine, space travel drives many disciplines to new record performances. Claude Maack, managing director of the Luxembourg-based aerospace suppliers GRADEL, explains how stringent material, safety and reliability requirements are turning spacecraft and satellites into pioneering ultra-lightweight-construction products.
19 June 2019
The Airbus patented VAP® process (vacuum assisted process) is based on the use of semipermeable VAP® membrane systems from Trans-Textil GmbH as a gas-permeable resin barrier. Together with its technology partner Composyst, the company will present the VAP® process in live demonstrations at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2019.
03 June 2019
Taking place at Messe Stuttgart, Germany from 10-12 September 2019, the Foam Expo Conference is Europe’s only free-to-attend conference dealing with market trends, manufacturing challenges and opportunities for all technical foam applications.
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...
20 May 2019
From the demands made on materials by new mobility and the construction sector through to the progress made in mass production of composite components and new markets: the International Composites Conference 2019 in Stuttgart injects fresh impulses into the market for innovations. Dr. Elmar Witten, spokesman of the board of the Composites Germany association, reveals the trends the ICC will be picking up on this year.
02 May 2019
Together with Aristo Graphic Systeme and Lavesan, the fibre composite specialist Hacotech from Hamburg / Germany will design one of the four "Process Live" special areas.