At this year’s Index from April 4th to 7th in Geneva, Oerlikon Neumag will showcase a broad technology portfolio targeted at efficient manufacturing of nonwovens. In stand 2314, Oerlikon Neumag experts will offer process solutions for industrial applications, such as filtration, roofing, geotextiles and automotive, as well as medical and hygiene applications.
Toray Industries, Inc. announced that a facility for producing slit tape from Torayca carbon fiber prepreg (carbon fiber sheet impregnated with resin) at its Ishikawa Plant (Nomi, Ishikawa, Japan) has received certification from the Boeing Company, and recently started full-scale operation for the Boeing 787 aircraft.
Teijin Limited has completed the acquisition of all the shares of Continental Structural Plastics Holdings Corporation (CSP), a global leader in automotive lightweight composite technologies. This US$825-million acquisition was completed on January 3rd, Eastern Standard Time.