AMAC´s partner Katcon acquires Exclusive License for Composite Automotive Body Parts from Magna Steyr

With effect of January 2016, the Mexican-based Automotive specialist Katcon Advanced Materials (Katcon) and Magna Steyr (Magna), a leading global, brand-independent engineering and manufacturing partner to automakers signed a 10-year-agreement regarding the exclusive license of Magna ́s „Crush Core Wetpressing technology for class- A-surface“ for the mass-production of Automotive body parts in Europe and the Americas. For further information, please read the press release: Press-release-english.pdf


Composites Germany re-elects Chairman and Executive Management and sets objectives for 2016

Dr. Michael Effing, Chairman, and Dr. Elmar Witten, Spokesperson for the Management, were re-elected to their offices for a further year at the last meeting of the Board and Executive Management of the trade association Composites Germany. The meeting also defined the next steps for establishing composites as a key industry in high wage countries. For further information, please read the press release: frontend/media/files/pr-05-2015gb---composites-germany-re-elects.pdf


Dr. Michael Effing talks to PIE

An interview with Dr. Michael Effing and Sven Arnold from Plastic Information Europe. Please read about the latest trends at IAA Show here:


AMAC- strategic partnership with Textechno

AMAC signs a strategic partnership with Textechno with focus on the global market expansion for fibers, yarns and fabric testing systems. For further information, please read our press release: frontend/media/files/amac-tt-pm-eng.pdf


Programm of 1st Composites Germany congress is ready

On September 21 and 22, 2015, the 1st International Composites Congress (ICC) will take place in Stuttgart, prior to the Composites Europe Trade Show. Under the title "Composites - on the path to becoming a key technology", various presentations will be held at this exclusive platform. Please have a look at the programm and we are happy to welcome you there.