Feb. 25, 2020
Toray Industries, Inc.
Toray and Five European Subsidiaries Exhibiting
Carbon Fiber Composites Together for First Time at
JEC World 2020
|Tokyo, Japan, February 25, 2020 – Toray Industries, Inc., announced today that five European subsidiaries will join with it to exhibit carbon fiber composites at JEC World 2020. This top international show for the composites industry starts on March 3 and runs through March 5. The occupants of the Toray Village booth will be Toray Carbon Fibers Europe、Zoltek、Composite Materials (Italy)、Delta-Preg、Toray Advanced Composites . This will be the first time for all five of those subsidiaries to showcase their wares together. |
Toray Group companies will highlight their concerted drive to leverage their comprehensive capabilities and collaborate with customers to generate new value and contribute to a sustainable future for the world. They will demonstrate those strengths by presenting the key roles of their carbon fiber composite products and technologies in the realms of Mobility, Energy, and Quality of Life & Safety. They will also feature their game-changing recycling initiatives.
The Toray Group maintains a vertically integrated global carbon fiber composites business encompassing everything from fibers to products. It has created a structure that enables it to cater swiftly to customer needs. It will bolster groupwide collaboration to rapidly deliver one-stop solutions matching market requirements. The Group thereby seeks to transform societies the world over through wide-ranging advances. On the energy front, for example, it is helping lighten aircraft and automobiles and offer alternatives to oil, notably through natural gas and hydrogen gas tanks. It is also enhancing the efficiency of renewable power sources, such as through advanced materials for wind turbine blades.
|Toray will launch a special JEC World 2020 portal on its website in February 25.|
|Overview of Toray Group Participation at JEC World 2020|
|1.||Show dates: March 3 to 5, 2020|
|2.||Venue: Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre|
|4.||Toray Group booths: Hall 5 J5 & J21|
Thermoplastic prepreg rear pressure bulkheads, fire retardant aircraft seats, urban air mobility scale models, automotive structure parts, and door inners made with carbon fiber sheet molding compound
Large tow carbon fibers and pultruded plates for wind turbine blades, fuel cell gas diffusion layers, and compressed hydrogen gas tanks for fuel cell vehicles
|Quality of Life & Safety|
Racing yacht parts, bicycles, inflatable folding paddle boards, and other sports applications, and such nursing and medical care offerings as lightweight wheelchair ramps, and podiatry footwear inserts
Recycling technologies and application examples for thermoplastic and thermosetting molded products
|Toray's European carbon fiber composite subsidiaries and focuses|