Friday, November, 16, 2018 02:56:19

Category: Polymers

Germany’s Fraunhofer IKTS develops FFF 3D printable metal filament

The German research institute, The Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS, has recently developed a metal filament that could effectively be 3D printed in standard printers, further avoiding use of access metal binder contents for developing hardmetal products. Confirming the recent development, Dr. Johannes …

Eastman & DW Designs unveil polymer audio applications at CanJam

Eastman Chemical Company, an American Fortune 500 specialty chemical firm, has reportedly announced that it has teamed up with DW Designs to develop and test beryllium models for in-ear monitor housings with different materials. Reports cite, DW Designs, a specialty acoustics company, and Eastman Chemical …

Eclipse Composites unveils innovative composite stamping process

Eclipse Composites Engineering, Inc. has developed a new process of composite stamping that could be an innovative solution to the growing demand for composite structures with tight tolerance and high volume. The company recently revealed a composite segmented manpack antenna built using the novel composite …

HEG to expand graphite electrode manufacturing capacity to 100,000 MT

HEG Ltd., a graphite electrode manufacturing company is planning to increasing its production capacity to 100,000 metric tons (MT) per year, according to recent reports. Graphite electrodes have become an essential part in the production of steel, supposedly encouraging companies to pursue capacity expansion. Chief …

Covestro develops first CO2 tech based thermoplastic polyurethane

Covestro – a renowned polymer solutions company has reportedly announced that it is developing and marketing brand-new polyether carbonate polyols which are created with the help of carbon dioxide (CO2), under the name cardyon™. Along with Desmopan® 37385A the company now provides the first specimen …

Carbon 3D expands its Carbon Production Network with more partners

California-based digital 3D manufacturing company – Carbon 3D has reportedly announced the addition of new partners to its extensive Carbon Production Network (CPN). Reports claim, the network is rapidly expanding and now includes over 20 U.S-based partners. Reportedly, some of the new partners the manufacturing …