Composites Market Insights 25 May 2020

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Composites Market Insights, May 25, 2020
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Business Development
Huntsman Introduces Huntsman Building Solutions
Huntsman Corporation has branded its world leading spray polyurethane foam (SPF) Business as Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS). HBS is a global platform within Huntsman’s Polyurethanes division. The SPF Business was formed when Huntsman acquired leading North American SPF Company Icynene-Lapolla in February and combined it with Demilec, which Huntsman acquired in 2018. HBS is now one of the world’s leading SPF providers and the fifth largest insulation manufacturer. Simon Baker, previously pres …….
MakerBot Launches METHOD Carbon Fiber
MakerBot, a global leader in 3D printing and subsidiary of Stratasys, moves into the next level of 3D printing with the launch of the METHOD Carbon Fiber Editions. The new METHOD Carbon Fiber Editions are designed to enable engineers to print stronger and more accurate parts for manufacturing tools, jigs and fixtures, and end-use production, and can be used to print metal replacement parts in some applications. The latest additions to the METHOD platform, the METHOD Carbon Fiber Editions prin …….
Huntsman Completes the Acquisition of CVC Thermoset Specialties
Huntsman Corporation has completed the acquisition of CVC Thermoset Specialties, a North American specialty chemical manufacturer serving the industrial composites, adhesives and coatings markets. Huntsman acquired the business from Emerald Performance Materials LLC, a majority-owned affiliate of American Securities LLC, for approximately $300 million, subject to customary closing adjustments. The all-cash transaction was funded from available liquidity. The acquisition of CVC Thermoset Speci …….
Ascent Aerospace Installs Large Format Additive Manufacturing Machine
Ascent Aerospace, a leading provider of aerospace tooling systems, factory automation and integration solutions, informed that its large format additive manufacturing (LFAM) machine has been installed and is operational in Santa Ana, CA, co-located with Ascent’s composite tooling shop, autoclave and clean room. By leveraging its deep expertise in tooling to rapidly design and build additive solutions, Ascent Aerospace will bring tools such as low-temperature layup molds, masters, trimming/dri …….
DIAB Group Invests to Support Growing Demand for Core Material in Chinese Wind Industry
The investment is planned to be in operation end of 2021 and includes the setup of a PET structural foam production line in the existing facilities of DIAB Zhangjiagang. The increased demand of PET core material in the wind energy sector in China drives the investment of a PET foam production line. The production line in Zhangjiagang will produce Diab’s Divinycell PET range of products. Providing excellent properties, the material is designed to meet blade designs in an optimal way with the a …….
Fiberon Expands in Stanly County
Fiberon apprised of its plans to upgrade and expand its manufacturing operations and facility in New London, NC with a new investment of more than $20 million over the next three years. Fiberon, a leading manufacturer of composite and PVC decking and railing products used in homes and light commercial construction, established the benchmark for innovative, alternative outdoor living products. The company initially located in New London in 1997 and has continued to be a major employer in Stanly C …….
New Material
Toray Creates High Tensile Modulus Carbon Fiber and Thermoplastic Pellets
Toray Industries, Inc. has created a high tensile modulus carbon fiber and thermoplastic pellets that are ideal for injection molding employing that fiber. The pellets will enable the efficient production of complex, rigid parts that are also light, thereby lowering environmental impact. These advances could greatly enhance cost performance. Toray will push ahead with research and development to commercialize the fiber and pellets within the next three years. Toray markets the TORAYCA T se …….
Lubrizol’s Aptalon 8080HS, New High Solids Polyurethane Dispersion, Commercially Available Now
Lubrizol introduces the commercial availability of Aptalon 8080HS, a new, high solids polyurethane dispersion. Its high solids content, along with the unique features of Lubrizol’s patented Aptalon polyamide technology, combine to provide coatings manufacturers with exciting benefits and opportunities for wood and metal applications: • Equal protection with fewer application coats. Aptalon 8080HS has 50% solids content, which enable the formulation of coatings with higher solids content. Coat …….
Application Development
TTI Machine Technology Enables Curved Carbon Fiber Rear Bumper Beam for Iconic Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Thomas Technik & Innovation (TTI), the leading pultrusion specialist, has collaborated with Shape Corp, the US based Tier 1 supplier of metallic body structure components, plastic parts and bumper systems, on the development of a curved carbon fiber rear bumper beam for the latest Chevrolet Corvette Stingray sportscar. TTI’s Radius Pultrusion technology is the only composites solution that can produce the curved profiles and satisfy a demanding set of safety, performance, production rate, and co …….
Hexagon Composites ASA Reports Operating Profit of NOK 37 (150) Million
In the first quarter of 2020, Hexagon Group generated NOK 825 (822) million in revenues and recorded an operating profit before depreciation (EBITDA) of NOK 37 (150) million. This was driven by solid performances in Hexagon Ragasco LPG, Agility Fuel Solutions and Hexagon Mobile Pipeline. This performance helped to absorb the impacts of the planned production stop of a major customer of Hexagon Purus’ CNG Light-Duty Vehicles business, as well as initial COVID-19 impacts to the Group. In the fi …….
New Reports in Composites Market Published By Lucintel
Hartzell Propeller Sponsors Air Safety Institute’s “105 Days of Safe Summer Flying”
The next Air Safety Institute’s webinar in its four-part Seasons of Safety series is scheduled for 8 p.m. EST, Wednesday, May 20. Sponsored by Hartzell Propeller, the next webinar episode, 105 Days of Safe Summer Flying, delves into the challenges of summer flying. AOPA’s Air Safety Institute’s Manager of Aviation Safety Rob Geske will present three accident cases to help pilots understand the dangers associated with summer flying. During the livestream, the institute’s staff will be on hand …….
James Eastbury Appointed as Customer Programs Director of Velocity Composites
Velocity, the leading supplier of advanced composite material kits to the aerospace market, apprised of the appointment of James Eastbury as Customer Programs Director. The new role has been created as part of the Company’s strategic growth plan, which is focused on building trusted long-term customer relationships by delivering operationally efficient and cost reducing product, coupled with outstanding supply chain management. James will lead a team of technically skilled program managers an …….
Yvonne Winkler von Mohrenfels to succeed Peter J. Ganz in Ashland
Ashland Global Holdings Inc. informed that the board of directors has approved the appointment of Yvonne Winkler von Mohrenfels as general counsel and secretary effective Jan. 1, 2021. As part of the company’s ongoing transformation, Peter J. Ganz, senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, and chief legal and compliance officer has elected to retire from Ashland at the end of the calendar year. To support a smooth transition, Winkler von Mohrenfels will serve as deputy general counse …….
Boston Materials Gets Additional $750K from America’s Seed Fund to Accelerate Launch of New Lightweight Materials
Boston Materials, manufacturer of advanced carbon fiber products, apprised of new funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to accelerate the development and market launch of new lightweight materials. This new funding increases NSF’s non-dilutive investment in Boston Materials to nearly $1 million. Boston Materials will use the funding to combine the company’s high performance, economic, and sustainable SUPERCOMP carbon fiber products with thermoplastics for injection molding, addit …….
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