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.
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.
26 June 2019
The "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.
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.
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.