PIE Polymer Price Reports-August 2023 The summer holidays dampened demand in the European composites market as well, whereby the automotive sector didn’t see quite the downturn that the construction industry did. Converters fought for every crumb of the cake, but on the whole few transactions were agreed upon; most covered small volumes. A modest upswing… Continue reading PIE Polymer Price Reports – August 2023
Pultruded composites contribute to a more sustainable future for construction Increasing energy and resource efficiency in the construction sector will be key to the EU’s ambition of achieving climate neutrality by 2050. By enabling the manufacture of strong, durable and lightweight products, composite materials can help the construction sector improve its environmental sustainability, as well… Continue reading EPTA Industry Briefing: Pultruded composites contribute to a more sustainable future for construction
17th World Pultrusion Conference – Call for Papers The EPTA – European Pultrusion Technology Association organizes in cooperation with the ACMA – American Composites Manufacturers Association – the 17th World Pultrusion Conference on 29th February – 1st March 2024 in Hamburg, Germany. The conference is one of the leading pultrusion events in the world. The… Continue reading The 17th World Pultrusion Conference 2024 – Call for Papers
New EPTA brochure available EPTA presents itself with the updated brochure. Compact and handy, it also provides information on pultrusion. Take a look at our new flyer or download it.
The Eurocode for Composites Presentation by Eric Moussiaux, EPTA Board Member Here you can download the presentation given at WPC 2022.
Call for papers – North American Pultrusion Conference 2023 Abstract submission for the North American Pultrusion Conference is open! Apply by 28th October. Share your company’s insights and innovations with the pultrusion industry on an international stage during the next North American Pultrusion Conference, presented by ACMA in partnership with the EPTA. The two-day education… Continue reading North American Pultrusion Conference 2023
World Pultrusion Conference 2022 highlights composites sustainability More than 130 professionals from the global pultrusion community gathered at the 16th World Pultrusion Conference in Paris on 5-6 May 2022. The conference is organised by the European Pultrusion Technology Association (EPTA) in collaboration with the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and takes place every two years. A packed programme offered delegates… Continue reading EPTA World Pultrusion Conference 2022 explores composites sustainability
Opportunities for pultruded composites in energy efficient buildings The building sector’s need for higher performing, more sustainable and cost-effective construction technologies has led to much greater awareness of the advantages composites offer over conventional building materials. Strength, lightweight, corrosion resistance and design freedom are established drivers for the increasing adoption of composite materials in the… Continue reading EPTA Industry Briefing: Pultruded composites in energy efficient buildings
Pultrusion Technology Association (EPTA) elects a new board During its members meeting of June 2nd, 2021, the Pultrusion Technology Association (EPTA) elected a new board. Pultrusion is an important and continuously growing segment in the composites industry. It is a continuous manufacturing process of linear composite profiles made of polymeric resins such as polyesters and fiber reinforcement… Continue reading Pultrusion Technology Association (EPTA) elects a new board
Opportunities for pultruded composites in infrastructure Corrosion presents an immense challenge in the infrastructure sector. Maintaining, rehabilitating, replacing and upgrading ageing, deteriorating structures is a growing burden worldwide, with significant economic and environmental impacts. Governments, infrastructure owners, designers and users need new construction technologies which deliver more durable, more sustainable and more economic solutions. Lightweight,… Continue reading EPTA Industry Briefing: Pultruded composites in infrastructure