10th Workgroup Meeting “Hybrid Thermoplastic Composites” | Interactive Video Conference


Interactive Video Conference


April 28th, 2020


In this meeting, news on HTC applications, materials and technologies of the last half year will be presented. Besides this pitch presentations of participants will give impulses for discussion. Furthermore, presentations on bio-based materials, material trends in aerospace and HTC technology development will be held.


13:00 Welcome and Introduction

Impulses from Participants to new Products/ Project Ideas/ Technologies/ Observed Trends

  • Lightweight applications with CF/PC UD tapes, Arne Böttcher, Covestro AG
  • Overview of LANXESS products for Hybrid Thermoplastic Composites, Klaus Vonberg, LANXESS Deutschland GmbH
    Industrializing Thermoplastic Tape Winding – Contract Manufacturing at INOMETA, Ro-man Woznitza, INOMETA GmbH
  • Recycled PET honeycomb/ Recycled PET composite technology, Tomasz Czarnecki, Econcore N.V.
13:45 Technology- and Market Monitoring Related to HTC
Philipp Striet (AZL of RWTH)
14:00 Bio-Based Materials
Technical Cellulose Fibres for Plastic Reinforcements
Dr. Daniel Lang (CORDENKA GmbH & Co. KG)
14:20 Coffee Break
14:30 Material Trends in Aerospace
PAEK Based Thermoplastic Composite Overmoulding in Aerospace
Frank Schemm (Victrex Europa GmbH)
14:50 Technology Development
In-mold patching of organo sheets – Use of material only where it is needed
Philipp Seinsche (ENGEL Austria GmbH)

Handling Solutions for the Automated Production of Thermoplastic Composite Parts
Dr. Kuolt (J. Schmalz GmbH)

Production of in situ consolidated tailored composite blanks by means of laser heating
Kamran Samaie (Conbility GmbH)

15:50 Open Discussion with Speakers and Participants
16:00 End of Workgroup Meeting


50h_grau_ All AZL Partner Companies involved in the value chain of thermoplastic composites are represented at our Business Platform “Thermoplastic Composites”.
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Please find details on previous Workgroup Meetings in our Current Activities of the AZL Partner-Section.

The participation is exclusively for AZL partners and as an integral part of the AZL partnership free of charge.

Registration for AZL Partner Companies

AZL Partner Companies can register for this workgroup as usual via the AZL Partner-Section.