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VICTREX AE™ 250 based thermoplastic composite solutions  © Victrex

ITHEC: Thermoplastic composites conference to highlight PAEK composite research results and innovation ITHEC: Thermoplastic composites conference to highlight PAEK composite research results and innovation

Aerospace industry expected to benefit from continued work on innovative VICTREX Poly Aromatic Ether Ketone (PAEK) polymers that can be processed at lower temperatures.

Strategic partnership to introduce next-generation PAEK polymers and composites solutions © University of Exeter

Victrex and the University of Exeter invest in making the prospect of PAEK Additive Manufacturing a reality Victrex and the University of Exeter invest in making the prospect of PAEK Additive Manufacturing a reality

3D printing collaboration to focus on R&D in the pioneering pursuit of the full potential of high-performance polymers in Additive Manufacturing (AM)

10 September 2018
VICTREX HPG™ Engine Gears - © American Axle & Manufacturing

Victrex: Driving performance and efficiency improvements Victrex: Driving performance and efficiency improvements

Advanced automotive, aerospace, electronics, energy, and manufacturing applications based on VICTREX™ PEEK thermoplastics on display at Chinaplas in Shanghai

Thermoplastic composites based on VICTREX PAEK solutions are poised to close a gap for new major aircraft programmes  © Victrex

Victrex: Thermoplastic composites vital to drive Aerospace build rates Victrex: Thermoplastic composites vital to drive Aerospace build rates – over 35,000 new aircraft within 20 years

“Speed of aircraft manufacture is a vital factor that will increase adoption of thermoplastic composite technologies,” commented Victrex CEO during JEC Show.

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
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

SkyTender inner water tank made of VICTREX™ PEEK (C) SkyTender Solutions GmbH

A smarter catering service above the clouds: high performance polymer selected for mobile drink dispenser inner water tank A smarter catering service above the clouds: high performance polymer selected for mobile drink dispenser inner water tank

Innovative compact drinks dispenser from SkyTender Solutions: Very thin, weight-optimised inner water tank solution developed with support of Victrex meets aviation and food requirements

10 October 2016