FRP-reinforcement for use in concrete is growing in popularity. However, quality assurance is challenging due to the sensitive high-performance fibers.
ZwickRoell GmbH & Co. KG
As part of its ongoing collaboration with Victrex, the University of Exeter commissions recently launched a 3D printing platform for high temperature polymers.
Victrex Europa GmbH
Thermoplastic compounds from RTP Company provide strength, durability, color, flame retardance, wear and chemical resistance for surgical robotic systems.
BASF is replacing its melamine foam Basotect UF with a new grade. This will open up further areas of application.
The cast unit from Colines introduces a number of technical developments which are known in other sectors but had never been applied to cast film extrusion.
ComoNeoPredict, a module of the ComoNeo process monitoring system, allows model-based prediction of the desired part quality based on the cavity pressure and temperature profiles.
Kistler Instrumente AG
BASF developed a masterbatch for plastics coloring, which consists of renewable raw materials.
FormCorrect is a software module for product optimization by largely automated correction of CAD models, it is integrated in WinWerth.
Werth Messtechnik GmbH
The new extrusion line can extrude laminate, barrier and biomaterials, since the new TES72 extrusion die can process both polyolefin and barrier-film formulations on the same line.
The photopolymer was developed specifically for the Origin One 3D printer from Origin. It satisfies the UL 94V–0 standard for flame protection.
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
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