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Lanxess doubles PA, PBT capacity in North Carolina

Monday, January 11th, 2016 | Permalink

Lanxess (Cologne, Germany and Pittsburgh, PA) has started up a second production line for high-performance plastics compounding at its facility in Gastonia, North Carolina, as planned. The new line represents an investment of about $15 million and doubles the site’s production capacity from 20,000 to 40,000 tonnes annually. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Polymer key to ceramic 3D printing process

Thursday, January 7th, 2016 | Permalink

Researchers at HRL Laboratories ((Malibu, CA) report that achieved a new milestone in 3D printing technology by demonstrating an approach to additively manufacture ceramics that reportedly overcomes the limits of traditional ceramic processing and enables high temperature, high strength ceramic components. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Automotive display systems to grow to $18.6 billion by 2021

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 | Permalink

Driven by continued innovation in vehicle connectivity and safety technologies, global revenue from automotive display systems will grow at a compound annual growth rate of more than 11 percent to $18.6 billion by the end of 2021. This will add nearly $9 billion in annual revenue compared to 2015, according to consultant IHS Inc. (Englewood, CO). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Magneti Marelli to establish China lighting systems JV

Monday, January 4th, 2016 | Permalink

Automotive Lighting, the Magneti Marelli company devoted to the automotive lighting sector, has signed an agreement with a Chinese company to establish a joint venture (JV) company for the production and sale of automotive lighting systems. Magneti Marelli and Changchun Fudi Equipment Technology Development Co. are already partners in a JV manufacturing powertrain components since 2012. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Styrenic TPEs address over-engineering concerns in automotive applications

Thursday, December 31st, 2015 | Permalink

by Jeffrey E. Dickerhoof, senior marketing and sales manager for the Thermoplastic Elastomer Division of Teknor Apex   Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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