Jec composites show 2007
JEC COMPOSITES SHOW 2007
The team of UMS Polyester Company has visited the largest annual International specialized exhibition JEC Composites Show which was held in Paris, 2-5 of April 2007.
This grand event by its scale and participants annually get a huge amount of highly skilled specialists all over the world. Conducted at first time in 1963 JEC Composites Show remains one of the most notable events for all of that who are interested in the new technologies, materials and equipments.
This year at the exhibition in the square of 40 000 sq. m. 1000 companies have participated with the record number of visitors reaching a level of 27 336 people.
JEC Show 2007 has illustrated once more time the presents of different sectors of business in composites sphere. All areas of activity were represented: the producers of raw materials (resins, reinforced materials and additives), equipments, distributors and end users. The main attention was focused on the developments in the field of composite technologies, advantages of composites performance, cost effectiveness in various industries (car production, shipbuilding, infrastructure, civil engineering, energy, aerospace and DT), on new materials and technologies.
Composite materials in the automotive and mechanical engineering
Carbon fiber is increasingly used
The use of sandwich structures in polymer concrete and fiberglass reduces weight and increases durability
Also remain relevant winding technology and vacuum impregnation
RTM technologies, infusion and pultrusion do not lose their positions
The use of composites in the advertising business