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TenCate Advanced Composites is a leading provider of thermoset and thermoplastic prepregs to the aerospace industry.

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Top suppliers

These are the suppliers who are linked to most aircraft programs in our database.

Hexcel Composites (37 aircraft)
Magnolia Advanced Materials, Inc. (18)
Solvay Tempe (Cytec) (17)
Toray Composite Materials America, Inc. (10)
Socomore (Dynamold) (10)
TenCate Advanced Composites (10)
Tods Aerospace (8)
TenCate Advanced Composites (7)
JTT Composite (7)
MTorres Disenos Industriales S.A. (7)
Quantum Composites, Inc. (7)
The Gill Corporation (7)
Avcorp Composite Fabrication (7)
Accudyne Systems, Inc. (6)
Cotesa GmbH (5)


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Directory of suppliers

The number after each of these 34 Composites sub-categories shows how many relevant suppliers are in our directory. Click on the sub-category name to see them listed.

Aramid-reinforced Composites (25)
Boron-reinforced Composites (2)
Carbon-reinforced Composites (62)
Ceramic (4)
Ceramic-reinforced Composites (13)
Composite Braiding/Weaving (5)
Composite Broad Goods Lay-Up (5)
Composite Design Consultants (39)
Composite Extrusion (8)
Composite Filament Winding (6)
Composite Manufacturing Services (95)
Composite Manufacturing Supplies (23)
Composite Moulding (37)
Composite Pultrusion (3)
Composite Sandwich Panels (44)
Composite Stamping (3)
Composite Structures (79)
Composite Tape Lay-down (10)
Composite Thermoforming (10)
Epoxy Resins (35)
Fibreglass (22)
Foam Core Composites (19)
Honeycomb Core Composites (43)
Metal Matrix Composites (8)
Nicalon-reinforced Composites (1)
Polyamide-reinforced Composites (6)
Polymer Composites (29)
Prepreg (51)
Reinforced Composite Molding Compounds (9)
Resins (36)
Silicon-reinforced Composites (6)
Subcontracted Composite Parts (56)
Syntactic Composites (3)
Tyranno-reinforced Composites (2)

Latest press releases

Issued by Composites sector companies.

15/02/2018:  Toho Tenax launches high-tensile, highly shock-resistant hybrid prepreg combining carbon fiber and CNT technology
30/01/2018:  Kaneka Aerospace has acquired the composites portfolio of Henkel Corporation to further strengthen growth, sales, and market position of Kaneka Aerospace Composites
08/01/2018:  Solvay and Boeing sign materials supply agreement for the 777X program
18/12/2017:  Steelhead Composites announces AS9100 certification
08/12/2017:  Hexcel to acquire Oxford Performance Materials Aerospace and Defense business
04/12/2017:  Chomarat will present two new C-PLY applications at the CAMX 2017 expo
30/11/2017:  Teijin to accelerate global carbon fiber business through new U.S. subsidiary
16/11/2017:  Materion's SupremEX receives second SAE-AMS specification
08/11/2017:  Victrex: £10 million world class facility opens to help accelerate innovation trend
  AVIOR announces contract on 787-10 Dreamliner program

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Latest journal reports

These journal reports feature companies active in the Composites sector.

13/06/2008:  Output of Embraer Phenom set to double
  Indian and Swiss firms chosen to build German aircraft
12/05/2008:  Bombardier invests £70m towards aircraft development
  Aero: hinge and door production begins
  Factory series: Embraer finds plenty of room for development as sound ideas lift production


Supply chain

Suppliers to Composites companies: Plastics (91) Chemicals (54) Non-Destructive Testing (200) Non-metal Materials (108) Machining (492) Inspection Equipment (149) Processes (113) Metals (282) Coatings (184) Adhesives (94) Fasteners (241) Production Equipment (290) Tooling (216) Handling Equipment (78) Production Control (60) Test Services (322) Measurement (135) Surface Treatment (232) Lubricants (56) Manufacturing Services (282) Design Software (230) Technical Consultants (207) Heat Treatment (112) Professional Services (253) Design (248) Security (3) Marketing (65) Facilities Services (12) Trade Organisations (45)
Customers of Composites companies: Structural Components (600) Airframe Assemblies (329) Airframer (610) Cabin Interiors (264) Engine Components (450) Cargo Systems (53) Non-Mechanical Components (264) Mechanical Components (472) Rotors & Propellers (96) Environmental Systems (156) Safety & Security Systems (133)


Enhanced listings:

Midland Aerospace
Manufacturer of complex 3- and 5-axis CNC machined and fabricated detail components & assemblies for the aerospace & defence market sectors.

Quintus Technologies
Quintus Technologies is a global leading provider of high pressure fluid cell presses and hydroform deep-draw presses for sheet metal forming

TenCate Advanced Composites
TenCate Advanced Composites is a leading provider of thermoset and thermoplastic prepregs to the aerospace industry.

ESPEC North America Inc. | Qualmark
Qualmark is your industry leading manufacturer and partner for accelerated reliability testing, HALT and HASS, for all commercial and defense avionics.

Dexmet Corporation
Dexmet MicroGrid® an innovative product line that help improve the composite aircraft withstand the rigors of a lightning strike.

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