Archive: January 2024

Artex aquisitiom in Denmark

Artex expands through Danish acquisition

Artex, a Sweden-based provider of large-scale textile projects for public spaces, public transportation and the automotive industry, is enhancing its offerings in the transportation sector…

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UK bio-based materials project launched for automotive

A consortium led by sustainable technology innovator Sonichem Technologies (formerly Bio-Sep) of Southampton, UK, has been granted nearly £600,000 in funding from Innovate UK’s Resource…

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Vita Group acquires Paustian Airtex

Metzo, Vita Group’s Germany-based aviation and rail business, has acquired Paustian Airtex, a supplier of leather and textile products for the aviation interiors industry, including…

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Lightweight and sustainable leather alternative

Ohoskin, an Italian manufacturer of a bio-based alternative material to animal leather, and ReCarbon, an Italian company that has developed a one-stop solution for the…

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Waste from olive trees trialled for manufacturing automotive parts

Ford has been trialling the use of branches, twigs and leaves from olive trees that are discarded during harvest to manufacture automotive parts.

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New European producer of PET BCF yarns

To expand its support for high-end and luxurious automotive interiors, BIG Yarns has completed its first industrial production runs of virgin polyester bulk continuous filament…

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Surface materials of modular steering wheel can be individually tailored

Yanfeng launched ClickRim, its new modular steering wheel concept, at January’s CES consumer technology show in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

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