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Catch the latest news or stop by our booth to learn about our innovative, next-generation solutions

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£10 million world class facility opens to help accelerate innovation trend Victrex: £10 million world class facility opens to help accelerate innovation trend

New “Polymer Innovation Centre” now operational for pilot-plant scale manufacturing of new PAEK polymers. A milestone in Victrex´s ongoing and intensive programme of pioneering research and development

07 November 2017
Jakob Sigurdsson

New Victrex CEO now onboard to execute the growth strategy New Victrex CEO now onboard to execute the growth strategy

Jakob Sigurdsson has joined Victrex as CEO-designate; David Hummel to retire after 24 successful years as CEO

07 September 2017
Aerospace grid stiffened demonstration panel – thermoplastic composite using VICTREX™ PAEK-based solutions; © TPRC

Aerospace: Victrex joins TPRC as tier-1 member Aerospace: Victrex joins TPRC as tier-1 member

Victrex is aligning its resources with the TPRC to benefit the entire Aerospace supply chain and is dedicated to driving development and adoption of new PAEK-based technologies; joint activities will meet industry standards, facilitating adoption by major aircraft manufacturers

31 August 2017
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Invibio and Carbofix partnering with UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington Invibio and Carbofix partnering with UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington on new “passion for progress” initiative

Ellington´s fight to get back on track with a new fracture healing technology after being severely injured in a motorbike accident earlier this year and inspiring fellow patients with his passion...

13 July 2017
Surgeons learning advanced technology at CAOS-NASS workshop_(C) CAOS 2017

Invibio and Double Medical: Driving Implantable Devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ into China Invibio and Double Medical: Driving Implantable Devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ into China

China-based surgeons attended a joint surgical event, planned by NASS and CAOS in May in Guangzhou, and witnessed a live demonstration of China’s Double Medical’s DLIF cage for spinal fusion

16 May 2017
International PEEK MEETING

Invibio: Around 9 million implanted devices worldwide now using PEEK-OPTIMA polymer –“International PEEK meeting” upcoming Invibio: Around 9 million implanted devices worldwide now using PEEK-OPTIMA polymer –“International PEEK meeting” upcoming

Dedicated medical “International PEEK Meeting” in Washington, D.C. to focus on advances, clinical research, material and technology updates in spine, dental, trauma and arthroscopic implants

13 April 2017
Victrex acquires fibre manufacturer Zyex

Victrex acquires fibre manufacturer Zyex to accelerate development of existing and new markets for PEEK fibre applications Victrex acquires fibre manufacturer Zyex to accelerate development of existing and new markets for PEEK fibre applications

David Hummel, Chief Executive of Victrex, said: “The acquisition of Zyex is compelling for Victrex, enabling us to drive future growth opportunities within well-aligned markets and developing application areas.”

TxV Aero Composites, the new Victrex and Tri-Mack joint venture

New Victrex and Tri-Mack joint venture will accelerate polyketone composite components in Aerospace New Victrex and Tri-Mack joint venture will accelerate polyketone composite components in Aerospace

Combining proven thermoplastic composite engineering and manufacturing expertise with innovative polyketone material technologies to create an unparalleled total solution provider for the industry

Magma m-pipe®, made from VICTREX™ PEEK-based solutions, used in next-generation jumper assemblies. © Magma Global Limited

Composite Pipes for Subsea Oil & Gas: Victrex and Magma strengthen strategic partnership Composite Pipes for Subsea Oil & Gas: Victrex and Magma strengthen strategic partnership

Victrex invests in Magma to facilitate adoption of the pioneering m-pipe® technology; Upcoming webinar to explain basis for reliable use in extreme subsea environments

26 January 2017