Welcome to COMPOSITES TODAY MAGAZINE  ISSN 2455-0752

Composites Today (Formerly FRP Today), a monthly magazine published since year 2000 is devoted to composites science, technology and business. This techno commercial publication is mainly circulated in India and also to overseas subscribers. The magazine provides update on what is happening in the field around the world through comprehensive reporting as news, features and overviews on materials, processing technologies, application trends, research and developments, market insights etc..For more information contact: editor@compositestoday.org

News and Press Releases
22 September 2017
2017 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition Shares Event, Speaker and Education Lineup for September 26-28 Show

 Boeing Global Services Vice President of Engineering, Modifications & Maintenance, Lynne Hopper will take the stage to announce new GoFly challenge


22 September 2017
Orbital ATK Plans $5 Million Expansion in Ohio

Company to Add 40,000 Square Feet to Greene County, Ohio, Production Facility


22 September 2017
ECS Engineering Services utilises FRP to replace aging footbridge

ECS Engineering Services has recently replaced an aging timber pedestrian footbridge, located in Nazeing Marsh near Broxbourne, with a highly durable fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) alternative


21 September 2017
Northrop Grumman to Acquire Orbital ATK for $9.2 Billion

he transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2018 and is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory and Orbital ATK shareholder approval.


21 September 2017
Hexion Inc. to Exhibit Technologically Advanced Catamaran Composite Roof Component at Composites Europe

Roof is part of world’s first catamaran with a completely carbon exterior


21 September 2017
India Manufacturing Week 2018- exhibition and conference

Infinity Expo is organizing India Manufacturing Week from 22-24 February, 2018 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai to create a platform for SME's to supply products and services to OEM's, Tier I and Tier II manufacturers.


20 September 2017
Automakers participate in an event promoted by ALMACO

Last Thursday (14), in São Paulo, the Latin-American Composite Materials Association (ALMACO) held an event about creativity and new technologies that brought together about 50 representatives of the main automakers


20 September 2017
Raisbeck Engineering Receives STC Approval for Composite Five-Blade Swept Propellers

Raisbeck Engineering announced that  the company has received Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval from the FAA for its new Composite five-blade Swept Propeller for the Beechcraft King Air 350.


20 September 2017
The GALM Series:Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing: Joining, Forming & Manufacturing Technology Europe Summit

GALM series, the Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing: Joining, Forming & Manufacturing Technology Europe Summit will gather together OEM experts from the Automotive and Aerospace industries 


19 September 2017
Chem-Trend celebrates 25 Years in India

2017 marks milestone of the company’s presence in and commitment to India


19 September 2017
Toyota adopts lightweight honeycomb solution based on EconCore’s ThermHex technology for latest hybrid model Prius PHV

Japanese automotive OEM Toyota has adopted an interior part using unique honeycomb material solution for its new hybrid model Prius PHV launched earlier this year.


19 September 2017
Metisse Motorcycles Footrest Bracket created with Hexcel’s latest CFRP technology

Hexcel’s HexMC®-i molding compound and HexPly® carbon fiber prepregs have been selected for an innovative high-rate manufacturing process demonstrator produced through a collaboration with Cranfield University 


19 September 2017
BASF to acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business

BASF and Solvay have signed an agreement related to the sale of Solvay’s integrated polyamide business to BASF. The purchase price on a cash and debt-free basis would be €1.6 billion. 


19 September 2017
Hexcel Launches Fast-Curing prepreg for Low-Pressure Processing

Hexcel is responding to the ongoing need to drive down the cost of manufacturing advanced composite Industrial parts by launching HexPly® M77HF epoxy prepreg.


19 September 2017
Hexion Introduces Novel Epoxy Resin System with Low Fire, Smoke and Toxicity Properties

Hexion Inc. has developed a new epoxy resin system with low fire, smoke and toxicity (FST) properties built into the resin structure, providing manufacturers with a novel, homogeneous material for use in composite parts


19 September 2017
UMaine’s Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Passes ABS Review

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS),has completed the design review of the front end engineering and design (FEED) documentation for the VolturnUS, a floating offshore wind turbine developed by the University of Maine’s 


19 September 2017
Reliance Industries to acquire assets of composites maker Kemrock Industries

 Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd is set to acquire the assets of Vadodara-based Kemrock Industries and Exports Ltd, it said in a stock-exchange disclosure.


18 September 2017
Scott Bader Further Expands its GelTint Gelcoat Range and Service across Europe

Since launching 15 months ago in the UK, Scott Bader’s GelTint service has been significantly expanded. 


18 September 2017
Queen's University Innovation Could Mean Flexible Batteries for Pacemakers made of biopolymer composites

Experts at Queen’s University Belfast have designed a flexible and organic alternative to the rigid batteries that power-up medical implants.


15 September 2017
IACMI -- The Composites Institute Initiates Robust, Scalable Composite Recycling Project

The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation(IACMI),  announces a project to develop a robust and scalable composite recycling methodology.