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There’s so much innovation in the pipeline at Dow Performance Silicones that global segment leader, Christophe Paulo, says it’s a challenge to try and slow down. more

30 Nov 2017 15:41 Materials

Southend moulders Borough have fired up a new Engel Twin Shot moulding machine for car component production. more

24 Nov 2017 15:47 Industry News

A composites firm in Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, has sold its carbon fibre car parts division. more

22 Nov 2017 15:57 Industry News

The latest SUV from Vauxhall features improved rear light dispersion from Evonik's Plexiglas. more

21 Nov 2017 14:57 Materials

Components specialist, ARRK, and Paintbox, a provider of paint solutions for the automotive industry have formed an alliance for parts production in the UK. more

20 Nov 2017 09:15 Industry News

Evonik Pleximid has been applied to 'haptic orientation' for touchscreen controls in cars. more

20 Nov 2017 09:08 Materials

The British Plastics Federation held a seminar series on November 9 to look at the use of plastics in new cars. more

10 Nov 2017 16:05 Industry News

A lightweight instrument panel produced for BMW Group’s Mini Countryman vehicles has won top honours at the Automotive Innovation Awards organised by the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE). more

9 Nov 2017 16:40 Materials

Solvay is building its portfolio to produce composite materials by acquiring a German producer of high-quality ‘precursor’ for large-tow (50K) polyacrylonitrile (PAN) carbon fibres. more

9 Nov 2017 15:49 Materials

Omega Plastics a manufacturer headquarted in Blyth, Northumberland, has appointed two new staff members to conclude an “outstanding year” of business. more

9 Nov 2017 15:36 Industry News

With uses in cars, footwear and furniture, Covestro is enjoying increased demand for its PUD's. more

6 Nov 2017 12:24 Materials

JEC Asia has handed an award to R-Tech Materials for advancing safety sensors in hydrogen fuel cells. more

27 Oct 2017 11:53 Industry News

Another month of decline in vehicle purchases has driven falling output in British car production. more

26 Oct 2017 11:45 Industry News

Big Bear builds bumpers for the front and rear of Bailey’s new Unicorn caravan range. more

26 Oct 2017 10:47 Industry News

ABS boxes from Belgrade Polymers sorted a lightweighting problem for Doyle's Commercial coachbuilders of Leicester. more

24 Oct 2017 15:05 Materials

Icon Plastics, based in Stockton, has won accreditation from IATF for the automotive industry. more

20 Oct 2017 12:15 Industry News

Solvay has launched Technyl Red S, a weldable high temperature polyamide for car engine turbochargers. more

19 Oct 2017 12:24 Materials

Interplas was a strong showing for Arburg UK, with secure orders and future investment announced postshow. more

19 Oct 2017 10:34 Interplas 2017

ENGEL UK has signed off an order for three e-Victory injection moulding machines to the tune of €800,000 at Interplas 2017. more

28 Sep 2017 11:03 Interplas 2017

A stellar line-up of representatives from some of the globe’s leading automotive companies told an eager audience at Interplas that “opportunities are there for the taking” when it comes to plastics. more

26 Sep 2017 14:54 Interplas 2017