I polimeri high tech Covestro per l’auto del futuro

Leggerezza, versatilità, estetica: il focus si sposta sul comfort e l’auto del futuro diventa uno spazio per vivere e lavorare. Covestro vuole andare incontro a queste richieste dell’industria automobilistica con la ricerca sui materiali.

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Sireg Geotech: nuovo socio Assocompositi

SIREG GEOTECH

SIREG GEOTECH è una società italiana di riferimento nel mercato globale delle infrastrutture e delle costruzioni civili, specializzata nella lavorazione di materie plastiche e composite. Produce direttamente ed esporta in 65 paesi nel mondo prodotti altamente specializzati per i settori Geotecnica e Ingegneria Civile per rinforzare e consolidare i terreni, rinforzare edifici storici e costruzioni civili e realizzarne di nuovi durevoli e sostenibili.

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FRCM: deadline for mandatory CVT extended to 30 June 2022

With the Decree of the President of the Board of Public Works n. 130 and n. 131 of 30 June 2021 the obligation of CVT for FRCM and CRM systems was extended until 30 June 2022. The Technical Assessment Certificate is mandatory for all manufacturers in order to be able to market their fibre-reinforced composite materials in Italy.

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3D printing reaches new heights in aerospace manufacturing

Thanks to high-performance aerospace-grade materials, the importance of additive manufacturing (3D printing) continues to be recognized within the aerospace industry. Here, Scott Sevcik, VP Aerospace Business Segment at Stratasys, one of the leading manufacturers of additive manufacturing solutions, looks at some of the current trends and developments that highlight the technology’s ongoing ability to deliver opportunities for aerospace manufacturers and their suppliers

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Nano-tech and Mecaer aviaton group, business travel in aerospace

Nano-Tech announced the partnership with Mecaer Aviation Group for the realization of the interior of the latest generation helicopters. The Italian company will provide special “flame retardant” materials for helicopter cabins. Components have passed the rigid safety tests of Far.

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Castable Wax 40 Resin: the game-changing material for 3D printed jewels

Formlabs, a leading 3D printing company, announced at CES2021 its 30th proprietary resin: Castable Wax 40 Resin, a game-changing jewellery material. It was engineered for jewellers who value casting reliability above all and has been stress tested in the lab and on the casting floor to provide clean castings under a wide range of conditions.

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Curved sandwich composite panels

In order to reduce waste and production time in the construction of large composite structures, the Dutch-based company Curve Works has developed an approach based on the assembly of composite panels. A series of double-curvature composite sandwich panels has been produced for a variety of applications using an automated adaptive mold both to thermoform 3D core kits and to infuse parts.

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Webinar | Additive manufacturing sempre più realtà: sistema ibrido per produzione additiva e fresatura

Al fine di migliorare le performance di funzionamento e ridurre al minimo gli scarti di produzione, sono sempre più alti i livelli di qualità e precisione richiesti nella lavorazione dei materiali compositi. Grazie ad un’unica soluzione progettata è possibile integrare la stampa 3D su grandi formati e la relativa fresatura riducendo contestualmente costi e tempi di produzione.

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3D-Printed Carbon Fiber Scooter

Scotsman, an electric scooter brand based in Silicon Valley, presented its flagship product: the first electric scooter made entirely of carbon fiber composite. The Scotsman touts a true unibody construction, 3D-printed with single passes of continuous carbon fiber thermoplastic composite. The scooter is produced using the latest thermoplastic materials, making it extremely impact-resistant, yet remarkably lightweight.

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