14th Workgroup Meeting “Advanced Thermoset Production”

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On-Site @ AZL Hub in Aachen


September 8th, 2022 | 11:00-16:00h


Scope of this Meeting

In this meeting, new technologies are presented allowing for cost effective composite production. With the increasing demand for sustainable solutions, future paths in thermoset production with use of recycled fibers or natural fibers are presented and discussed.


Of course, there will also be time for networking: you will have the chance to exchange with the other participants on the given input via the AZL meeting & networking tool meet2connect.


11:00 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Kai Fischer | AZL
11:10 Market and Technology Screening
Hao Wang, Fabian Becker | AZL
11:20 Advanced functionalized preforms for high volume composite part production
Alexandre Hamlyn, Sophie Job | CORIOLIS GROUP
11:40 A compact and accessible approach to Automated Fibre Placement
Chiemi Avila | Carbon Axis
12:00 Networking Lunch
13:00 Q.tool composite tooling technology: a new, innovative and more cost-effective prepeg tooling solution
Vincent Fawcett | PRF Composite Materials
13:20 SAERPLNAKS – A SAERTEX innovation for pultruded profiles for wind industry
Phil Knupe-Wolfgang | Saertex
13:40 Advancements in Polyrethane Pultrusion for Automotive Applications
Elias Shakour | BASF
14:00 Coffee Break
14:30 Polyrethane composites for high productivity & approaches for sustainable solutions
Ernesto Silva Mojica | Covestro
14:50 Natural fibre thermoset solutions to decarbonise the future of mobility
Marcel Schubiger | Bcomp
15:10 The importance of recycled fibre in a sustainable carbon composites industry
Mark Hitchmough, Frazer Barnes | Gen2Carbon
15:30 Discussion
16:00 End of Meeting & Get-together


50h_grau All AZL Partner Companies involved in the value chain of High-Speed RTM are represented at our
Business Platform “High-Speed RTM”.
Download the Flyer with all the information on the Workgroup “Advanced Thermoset Production”.

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 Meet2Connect.