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New Blog Interview – VABATEC GmbH – Mr Gerolymos – Q&A – exhibitor at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2015 – booth number 7/E42

September 4th, 2015 | By Angela in aerospace, Aerospace Industry, Automotive Industry, Business, Composite production, Exhibitors, Innovation, Technology | No Comments »

Q: Please introduce yourself. What are your responsibilities within your company VABATEC GmbH?

A: My name is Eleftherios Gerolymos, I am the Managing Director of VABATEC® GmbH based in Munich (Germany).

 

Vabatec

 

Q: Could you give us a quick overview of your company VABATEC GmbH?

A: VABATEC® GmbH develops, produces and sells vacuum auxiliary materials for the production of composite components. Our product portfolio includes:

  • Vacuum Films (VABALON®)
  • Release Films (VABATEC®RF)
  • Flow Medias (VABATEC® IN)
  • Infusion Systems (VABATEC® IS)
  • Peel Plies (VABATEC® PP)
  • Release Plies (VABATEC® RP)
  • Breather Fabrics (VABATEC® BB)
  • Sealant Tapes (VABATEC® ST)
  • Adhesive Tapes (VABATEC® AT)

as well as various other items used in the production of components in the infusion or prepreg techniques.

Q: Has your company always worked in the field of composites?

A: Our products and their application areas are the result of our very long experience in the field of plastic films and the process materials for composite technologies.

Q: What kind of projects have you undertaken for clients?

A: We are working on various projects and product developments with e.g. companies in the wind energy, the automotive, the boat and the aerospace industry.

 

Many thanks for this interesting interview. For more information please click  http://bit.ly/1EEWNh4

 

 

Belgian quality in wire transformation and coatings – have a look at the interview with Mr Janssens from Bekaert

September 10th, 2014 | By Angela in Automotive Industry, AVK, Awards, Construction Industry, Exhibitors, Innovation | No Comments »

Meet BEKAERT at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2014 exhibition in Düsseldorf – booth number J30 in hall 8b

www.bekaert.com

Q: Please introduce yourself. What are your responsibilities within your company?

A: My name is Peter Janssens, Innovation & Commercialization Manager at Bekaert. My focus is on creating new business for Bekaert in the composites industry. I’m currently working on lightweight crash structures for the automotive industry (EASI) and high-strength flexible tapes (Armofor) used in many applications including in high-pressure flexible hoses for the gas & oil industry.  As a company, we are active in many industries.

Peter Janssens

Peter Janssens

Q: Could you give us a quick overview of your company?

A: Bekaert is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coatings. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with headquarters in Belgium, employing 27 000 people worldwide. Serving customers in 120 countries, Bekaert pursues sustainable profitable growth in all its activities and generated combined sales of € 4.1 billion in 2013.

 

Q: You will exhibit the first time. Has your company always worked in the field of composites?

A: Bekaert has a long history of experience in reinforcing thermoplastic (PP, PE, TPU, PA, PET …) and rubber. Because we work in a wide variety of industries, you can find our innovative composites in numerous applications including: rubber and thermoplastic tapes for the oil industry, elevator ropes, heating cords, stainless steel fibers for shielding and many more.

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NEW INTERVIEW – CARBOPRESS – Head of Operations and R&D – Mr Roberto Catenaro – exhibitor at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2014 – Düsseldorf – 7th-9th October

Juli 14th, 2014 | By Angela in Automotive Industry, Business, Composite production, Construction Industry, Exhibitors | No Comments »

Meet CARBOPRESS at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2014 exhibition – booth number B06 in hall 8b

www.carbopress.com

www.composites-europe.com

 1. Please introduce yourself.

I’m a mechanical engineer and I have been working in composites market field for 12 years. I covered different roles in different companies in the past. I was Director in Technical, Plant and Operations Management. I was involved in very important GT cars project as Porsche Carrera GT, Ferrari FX, Maserati MC 12, Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, McLaren MP412C and Porsche 918 spider. I’m skilled in OOA technologies as Pressforming, Pressprepreg Thermoplastic, Press ASMC and HP RTM for chassis and bodyworks panels.
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First COMPOSITES EUROPE Interview this year with Becker Diamondtools, Alexander Franz, Managing Director/CEO

Mai 19th, 2014 | By Angela in aerospace, Aerospace Industry, Architecture, Automotive Industry, Business, Composite production, Construction Industry, consulting, Cutting, Engineering, Exhibitors, Fiber, Innovation, Manufacturing, Marine, Technology, Tooling, Wind Energy Industry | No Comments »

Please introduce yourself. What are your responsibilities within your company?

My name is Alexander Franz. I am the Managing Director/CEO of Becker Diamantwerkzeuge GmbH since August 2013. I am responsible for all technical aspects of the business. Prior to that I worked for Kennametal.
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COMPOSITES EUROPE Blog met Mr. Stefan Hilbrath – divisional director of UHU Industrieklebstoffe. Have look at this interesting interview!

September 7th, 2011 | By Angela in Aerospace Industry, Allgemein, Automotive Industry, Business, Composite production, Construction Industry, consulting, Consumer, Design, Electronics, Engineering, Exhibitors, Innovation, Technology, Wind Energy Industry | No Comments »

COMPOSITES EUROPE Blog met Mr. Stefan Hilbrath – divisional director of UHU Industrieklebstoffe. For the first time UHU will exhibit at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2011 in Stuttgart. We have asked him a few questions to get some interesting information.

Q: Question
A: Answer

UHU Indutry adhesives - new exhibitor at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2011 in Stuttgart - http://uhu-profi.de/

UHU Indutry adhesives - new exhibitor at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2011 in Stuttgart - http://uhu-profi.de/

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Fiber – reinforced composite panel goes Tour de France

Juli 22nd, 2010 | By Thorsten Holtz in Business, Composite production, Construction Industry, Exhibitors, Technology | No Comments »

The FRP panel with XPS-core combines the advantages of a lightweight construction element with outstanding insulation characteristics. Its smooth surface makes it the ideal material for the high requirements of the automotive industry.

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Harke Chemicals sponsors Bodensee Racing Team

Juli 6th, 2010 | By Thorsten Holtz in Allgemein, Automotive Industry, Business, Engineering, Exhibitors, Innovation, Sports industry, Technology | No Comments »

The Bodensee Racing Team, or in short BRT, is sponsored amongst others by Harke Chemicals this year. It is one of the teams that takes part in this year’s Formula Student, a competition where students from all over the world compete against each other in self-constructed racing cars. “The contact to the Bodensee Racing Team was established during a booth conversation at the Composites Europe 2009 in Stuttgart, on which we presented epoxy resin systems. After the students from Konstanz had introduced us to the project we immediately decided to sponsor the team with our epoxy resins”, says Dirk Forler, Managing
Director of Harke Chemicals GmbH.

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