OECD sees rising trade tensions and policy uncertainty further weakening global growth

The global economy has become increasingly fragile and uncertain, with growth slowing and downside risks continuing to mount, according to the OECD’s latest Interim Economic Outlook.  Economic prospects are weakening for both advanced and emerging economies, and global growth could get stuck at persistently low levels without firm policy action from governments, according to the … More OECD sees rising trade tensions and policy uncertainty further weakening global growth

JNA Jewellery Design Competition fetes winners and finalists of 2018/19 edition

Prize ceremony held during Fair Reception of the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair JNA recognised the winners and finalists of its inaugural JNA Jewellery Design Competition 2018/19 in a prize presentation ceremony on September 18, 2019 during the Fair Reception of the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair 2019 at the Hong … More JNA Jewellery Design Competition fetes winners and finalists of 2018/19 edition

Hexcel’s HexAM™ Additive Manufacturing Approved by Boeing for Commercial Aircraft Platforms

Hexcel Corporation (NYSE: HXL) has been approved by Boeing (NYSE: BA) to produce HexPEKK™-100 aerospace structures for major commercial aircraft platforms. After rigorous review of Hexcel’s proprietary poly-ether-ketone-ketone and carbon fiber material formulation, Hexcel’s superior HexPEKK™-100 end-use components – as well as its highly-controlled HexAM™ additive manufacturing process (which uses selective laser sintering) – are … More Hexcel’s HexAM™ Additive Manufacturing Approved by Boeing for Commercial Aircraft Platforms

Awards

Innovative ideas for Covestro-supported environmental protection prize – UN Young Champions of the Earth 2019 winners named Seven young people from around the world have been recognized as 2019 Young Champions of the Earth or their innovative ideas on tackling the global climate crisis. Supported by Covestro, a leading manufacturer of materials for sustainable development, … More Awards

Covestro accelerates global R&D network

Covestro is further accelerating its global R&D capabilities. The Innovation Center Japan (ICJ) is now ready and equipped to further provide innovative solutions and material developments focusing especially on automotive and construction segment. The laboratory upgrade will further increase the prototype capabilities to create innovative solutions for Japanese industrial partners and customers. The centre started … More Covestro accelerates global R&D network

Hexcel to Exhibit at CAMX 2019

At this year’s CAMX conference, taking place on September 24-26 in Anaheim, CA (Booth L42), Hexcel will promote its broad portfolio of composite innovations for aerospace and industrial applications. On display at the Hexcel booth, visitors will see an integrated wing panel demonstrator made with HiMax™ non-crimp reinforcements that were specially developed to complement a … More Hexcel to Exhibit at CAMX 2019