Author: Kerry McCarthy

Filament Winding Carbon Fibre Hydrogen Fuel Tank Pultrex

Fast-Tracking Hydrogen Powered Vehicles With Filament Winding

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Filament Winding has the potential to make the lightest, strongest, safest, uv resistant, corrosion resistant and impact resistant tanks for hydrogen powered vehicles. Battery powered vehicles may be at the forefront of eco-aware automotive manufacture, but the eyes on the real eco-prize is in the development of hydrogen powered transport as an alternative to electric […]

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Saving Weight With Composites In Commercial Vehicles

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  Pultrex has recently finished a project with an automotive company working on lightweight components for commercial vehicles to make up for the weight gain of battery powered transportation.  There is no denying that adding battery power to vehicles comes with a substantial weight gain – something that automotive companies are looking to address. So, […]

Green Light for Offshore Windfarm in USA – will low carbon engineering make the cut?

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If renewable energy is to make a real difference in the face of a climate crisis – the technology behind the power also needs to meet some important eco targets: Energy efficient manufacture with reduced downtime and minimised waste; cost-effective transportation and installation; durable end products requiring minimal maintenance; and of course precision engineered parts […]

Pultruded Spar Caps – A Wise Choice for US Wind Power Investors

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With Joe Biden’s proposition of investing more than $380bn in the clean energy sector, it is a crucial time for US energy companies, engineers, architects, investors, and manufacturers to source the right products to meet ambitious carbon reduction targets. Could pultruded profiles be the answer? We think so… As well as providing cleaner energy, renewable […]

Staff Changes at Pultrex HQ – March 2021

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This month we bid a fond farewell to one of Pultrex’s longstanding team members and give a warm welcome to a new member of staff. Mick Welham, Manufacturing Director at Pultrex is retiring. Mick has been part of the Pultrex team for many years and has played an active part in developing and growing the […]

The Machinery Behind Cost-Effective FRP Rebar

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The efficiency of the iPul Rebar Pultrusion Line, a Pultrex and Krauss Maffei Rebar Pultrusion Machine, is making FRP rebar an affordable option for the construction industry. Until now composite rebar has been a more costly option compared to steel alternatives, but the higher efficiency of the unique iPul Rebar Pultrusion Line means the benefits […]

Low Carbon Engineering For Offshore Wind Investors

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The UK Government is making £160 million available to invest in renewables, with eyes firmly set on offshore wind. For energy companies, engineers and architects this is a pivotal moment to make a big impact on low carbon electricity generation, from the design of pultruded carbon fibre composite spar caps to the use of composite […]

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