What is Composite Ballistic Armour?

What is Composite Ballistic Armour?

1st February 2019

Ballistic Armour is a generic term for a protective layer of material that protects a person or object from projectiles. The common requirement of all systems is to dissipate the projectile energy with minimal damage to the target. This requirement for energy dissipation is where multi-layer composites can provide some advantages.

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Injection moulded thermoplastic part

The Opportunities for Thermoplastic Composites

31st May 2019

The primary driving force behind the emergence of thermoplastic composites into the mainstream is the automotive industry.  And the things that drive the automotive industry are weight saving and low cost, so how do thermoplastic composites meet the challenge?

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Chris Hare

Chris is the Research and Technology Manager at Coventive Composites.