Many technicians which utilize polyester or vinyl ester resins tend to allocate little attention to this aspect, or think that they are fairly familiar with it, but in reality, they don’t have the elements to evaluate which is the effective influence of the...read more
Do you want to improve your continuous filament winding grp production efficiency and immediately maximize your profits?
Did you ever calibrate the resin pumps of a dosing system for GRP pipe production? Or maybe you saw your technician going up and down, weighting the resin, changing parameters, adjusting the pumps and trying his luck? It is always a lottery. If you want to get really...read more
Selling GRP pipes is much like dating. Here’s what most companies do: they go out into the marketplace, pushing offer to prospects and asking complete strangers to marry them! If you think about it in this way, it is quite difficult to convince technical offices to...read more
How to avoid that the most important project for your company suddenly becomes an insurmountable problem.
Do you know such feeling when you are about to start a fascinating project where you put all your expectations and those of your company and you talk with your colleagues, friends and relatives and bases on your success your future strategies? When you arrive at the...read more
Working in the industry for so long, I have learned how important maintenance is. It is actually one of the crucial areas in an organization, but also one of the most neglected ones. Lack of maintenance may result in frequent breakdowns and even loss of production....read more
Do You Wish to Understand How to Choose A Grp Pipe Production Line And Immediately Obtain Maximum Profit, Minimizing The Risks?
LEARN HOW TO CHOSE YOUR FILAMENT WINDING PLANT If your intention is to maximize your return on investment in the composites market, utilising a filament winding technology, and you want all the elements necessary to accurately evaluate every phase of the decision...read more
WHY AREN’T THERE MORE OF THEM ON OUR ROADS? Have you ever seen a car crash into a steel or concrete pole, or perhaps a tree? We usually don't take the time to think about this until one of our loved ones is involved in an accident. Unfortunately, we are also exposed...read more
The true value of a spare part does not lie only in the cost of the actual component, but in all the savings in time and money you make if you have the needed part available. My experience has taught me that the costs of a plant standing idle while waiting for a spare...read more
LEARN HOW TO BOOST YOUR PROFIT WITH THE FILAMENT WINDING TECHNOLOGY. No matter who you are, your investment goals are likely to be similar to those of the rest of us: you want to grow your money. I understand you very well. You work hard and you have to plan carefully...read more
How to get a guaranteed success of your pipeline field test even if the project is implemented in the roughest terrain When you start a pipeline installation project, you will undoubtedly be bombarded with numerous questions. The pipe installation company will keep...read more
Pipe installation is a very straightforward procedure, isn’t it? You produce a pipe, transport it to the site and install it. Most companies think they understand all the requirements and procedures for the GRP pipe installation, but why then do 78 % of the pipeline...read more
When you are dedicated and passionate about investing in a technology, you have a picture in mind and a strong desire for results you could achieve in a certain period of time. However, investing money in new projects that don’t bring good profit is a fear we all face...read more
The transport industry has witnessed an ever-growing increase in natural gas vehicles due to a number of positive factors. Natural gas fuelled vehicles present advantages both from an ecologic and economic point of view, due to a lower environmental impact and the...read more
In this article, I will reveal how much money you could profit taking only one decision and eliminating hidden troubles forever. I know that it may seem strange to you to hear about something in your company that is not visible, something that consumes your profit and...read more
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) often need propulsion systems able to allow them to reach cruising altitude before the automatic pilot system is activated. Low weight is in these cases a fundamental prerequisite for successful launches. In this project, the design,...read more
TOPFIBRA has signed a Letter of Intent with GAUSS Srl for the implementation of the Filament Winding technology in the aerospace industry’s satellite sector. Since the beginning, we have been focused on the EFFICIENCY of the results in the vast universe of FILAMENT...read more
One of the main continuous activities performed in the process of preparation and manufacturing of GRP fittings is the manual cutting of the respective components. As I explained in the previous post, the cutting of large diameter GRP pipes for the manufacturing of...read more
When you have to choose which Filament Winding technology to apply in your company and you don’t want to make a bad investment, doubts begin to take control and it seems that you are no longer able to think rationally. So what exactly can a company do in order to...read more
In order to have a good understanding of the GRP pipe behavior, one must understand the structural response of the “structural plastics”. The relationship between the stress and the strain, i.e. the structural response of plastics, varies from viscous to elastic,...read more
Laying GRP pipes above ground: The distance between the supports, the type of supports, the anchorage and the fixing points are defined in the design stage. In general, pipes should be supported by concrete cradles surrounding the pipes over an arc of 150° with a...read more
The GRP pipe wall, or to be more precise, the RTRP/RPMP pipe wall (RTRP means Reinforced Thermosetting Resin Pipe; RPMP means Reinforced Plastic Mortar Pipe, see previous article) consists of three layers perfectly adherent to one another and each having different...read more