AVK’s annual round-up of the European GRP market was released at Composites Europe in Stuttgart, Germany in September. Mark Holmes reports on the figures and trends outlined and finds that after the decline in volumes manufactured in 2012, a small increase is expected for this year.
09 December, 2013
As we reach the end of 2013, here's a handy review of the topics we've covered in the six issues of Reinforced Plastics magazine this year.
06 December, 2013
Bridges have always been social and economic driving forces. Many have also become landmarks and icons. Prehistoric bridges were made of stone and wood. Brick, mortar, concrete, iron and steel later sneaked into the bridge builder’s toolkit. And now it’s the turn of polymer composite sandwiches to offer innovative solutions and a plethora of exciting, new possibilities.
03 December, 2013