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‘Metallocene Catalysis Could Revolutionize Carbon Fiber Composites’

PlasticsToday.com Mar 23 03:51 am 

March 23 2016 Stephen Moore Automotive and Mobility When the inventor of metallocene catalysts Professor Walter Kaminsky talks enthusiastically about the latest groundbreaking development in the field people tend to sit up and take notice. This was indeed the case at a polyolefins conference held in Bali Indonesia earlier this month where he... Compounding Injection Molding Materials

‘Haydale Develops New Graphene Reinforced Prepregs’

materialstoday Mar 23 04:45 am 

Haydale Composite Solutions has launched three new graphene enhanced carbon fiber prepregs in collaboration with SHD Composite Materials Ltd using epoxy resins from Huntsman Advanced Materials.

‘Global Military Helicopter MRO Market 2016-2020 – Key Vendors Are Airbus Helicopter, Bell Helicopter & Sikorsky …’

Business Wire Mar 23 05:26 am 

DUBLIN--BUSINESS WIRE--Research and Markets httpwww.researchandmarkets.comresearch7fhljbglobalmilitary has announced the addition of the quotGlobal Military Helicopter MRO Market 2016-2020quot report to their offering. The report forecasts the global military helicopter MRO market to grow at a CAGR of 3.2 during the period 2016-2020. The demand for MRO has significantly grown due to rise ...

‘New Resorbable Bioceramic Materials For Bone Fractures Might Soon Enter The Market’

Business Wire Mar 22 03:17 am 

BARCELONA Spain--BUSINESS WIRE--RESTORATION an European research project has developed new resorbable bioceramic materials that can be used in three different cases the mandible the vertebrae and the knees. Thanks to the excellent project results these products might be available on the market within a few years. The European research project RESTORATION developed new resorbable ceramic...

‘Scientists Show The Benefits Of Moldy Batteries’

materialstoday Mar 22 03:32 am 

This is an artistic rendering of a carbonized fungal biomass-manganese oxide mineral composite MycMnOxC that can be applied as a novel electrochemical material in energy storage devices. Image Qianwei Li and Geoffrey Michael Gadd.

‘Continental And Mitsubishi Develop Carbon Fiber For Automotive’

materialstoday Mar 22 04:00 am 

Continental Structural Plastics CSP a specialist in vehicle lightweighting technologies has signed a memorandum of understanding with Mitsubishi Rayon Co Ltd regarding the development of carbon fiber structural components for the automotive industry in North America.

‘Carbon Fiber Resin Market Worth 532.7 Million USD By 2021’

PR Newswire Mar 22 04:54 am 

PUNE India March 22 2016 PRNewswire -- The report quotCarbon Fiber Resin Market by Resin Type Thermoset Thermoplastic by Form Prepreg Non-Prepreg by Application and by Region - Global Forecast to 2021quot published by MarketsandMarkets The global market size is projected to...

‘Characterization And Simulation Of Structural Fabrics – Part 2’

materialstoday Mar 22 05:00 am 

Part 1 of this article published in the MarchApril 2015 issue of Reinforced Plastics presented an insight into multiaxial reinforcements specialist FORMAX39s approach to materials characterization simulation of processing and composites performance.

’10 Tiny Homes You Can Actually Afford’

The Huffington Post Mar 21 04:41 pm 

By Cameron Huddleston Columnist Tiny homes aren39t for everyone. It takes a certain type of person to want live in just 100 to 400 square feet. But it39s the small size that39s part of the appeal of tiny homes and one of the reasons they39re growing in popularity. Those who embrace the tiny living philosophy like the idea of having less space to maintain. If you want to lower your housing costs ...

‘Advanced Structural Carbon Products: Fibers, Foams & Composites – Market Should Reach $3.3 Billion In 2020 – Research …’

Business Wire Mar 21 02:01 pm 

DUBLIN--BUSINESS WIRE--Research and Markets httpwww.researchandmarkets.comresearch4ztrjqadvanced has announced the addition of the quotAdvanced Structural Carbon Products Fibers Foams amp Compositesquot report to their offering. This report covers technological economic and business conditions in the structural carbons industry. Although this report is primarily a study of the U.S. market ...

‘UV Stabilizer Market Worth 324.4 Million USD By 2020’

PR Newswire Mar 21 08:55 am 

PUNE India March 21 2016 PRNewswire -- The reportquotUV Stabilizer Marketby Type HALS UVA Quenchers by Application Flooring Decking Furniture Packaging Automotive Coatings Agriculture Adhesives Sealants by Region - Global Forecasts to 2020quot...

‘UK Automotive R&D To Share In £38m Emissions Grants’

the Engineer Mar 21 04:39 am 

Regional awards for low-emissions vehicle technology could improve fuel economy and electric vehicle range The UK Department of Transport has announced the projects that will share a 38m award to improve the fuel efficiency of conventional cars and increase the range of electric vehicles. Among the projects to benefit is an effort to bring weight-reducing

‘Fungus Can Lead To Better Rechargeable Batteries’

IANS via Yahoo Maktoob News Mar 21 01:58 am 

London March 21 IANS In a first researchers have shown that a fungus can transform manganese into a mineral composite with favourable electrochemical properties - paving the way for a better rechargeable battery in the near future. The findings suggest that fungus Neurospora crassa present in a red bread mold could be the key to producing more sustainable electrochemical materials for use in...

‘Burning Like The Sun’

SpaceDaily Mar 20 08:13 pm 

Design of ITER39s Tokamak with its plasma. The nuclear fusion experimental plant to generate electricity is now under construction in southern France. Image courtesy ITER Organization.

‘HALO Maritime Defense Systems Exhibits At DIMDEX 2016’

PR Newswire Mar 19 09:23 pm 

NEWTON N.H. March 20 2016 PRNewswire --Halo Maritime Defense Systems HMDS is excited to announce that the company will be exhibiting its revolutionary new Guardianreg Marine Gate. The HMDS Guardianreg Gate has been under development for the past two years with the...