A ten-year master agreement has been signed between Safran S.A. and Toray Industries, Inc., a major milestone in the historical partnership between the two companies. With this agreement, both companies have established a frame to supply high-performance composites for manufacturing a new generation of aircraft engine parts. Safran and Toray are reinforcing their collaboration to meet the challenges in the growing aviation market, creating advanced yet competitive technologies and offering environmental protective solutions. A world leader in high-performance carbon fiber and composites, Toray will support international leader Safran with the whole variety of innovative materials and newest technologies developed by the group. Thierry Viguier, Safran Vice President, Materials Purchasing, says, […]
Beaulieu Fibres International, a leading European polyolefin fiber supplier, will reveal a pioneering new fiber platform at Index 17, and will offer detailed insights into future-focused hygiene products arising from its on-going investments in innovation and manufacturing capabilities. (Stand 1340) From this May, Meralux fibers will be added to the Meraklon product portfolio. First test results show that nonwovens made with the new Meralux fiber combinations have a higher loft/bulk. Meralux’s coverage is unique and provides nonwovens with a very closed surface, without containing additives such as TiO2. With a higher loft and unique coverage, softness is provided by the choice of raw materials. Equipped with all these features, Meralux allows basis […]
DSM is making a return to JEC World from March 14th to 16th in Paris. The company is leveraging its vision and in-depth knowledge to develop a growing portfolio of high-performance composites, including Dyneema Carbon and Dyneema flexible composites, along with a range of thermoplastic unidirectional (UD) tapes,and Somos 3D printing materials. Visitors to JEC World 2017 will have a chance to see, touch and learn more about all these products.