Victrex Joins Composites UK

Composites UK says that polymer supplier, Victrex, has joined the trade association.

Victrex, based in Lancashire, UK, makes polyether ether ketone (PEEK) and Polyaryl ether ketone (PAEK) materials for composites. The company’s Lmpaek polymer based unidirectional tapes, are suitable for automated composite manufacturing processes, Composites UK said.

“We are happy to join Composites UK on our journey to supply thermoplastic composite solutions to the aerospace and automotive industries,” said Andy Walton, head of transport at Victrex. “The aerospace industry is looking for cost effective lightweight solutions while the automotive industry is looking for improved efficiency, increased range, and faster charging times in electric vehicles.”