METYX and ITA join forces at JEC WORLD 2022

The ITA Group, consisting of the Institute for Textile Technology of RWTH Aachen University (ITA) and their research and development service provider ITA Technologietransfer GmbH (ITA GmbH) are proud to announce their new partnership with METYX Composites, Turkey, today at JEC World in Paris. METYX is a globally leading manufacturer of high-performance technical textiles for applications in the transportation, wind energy, construction, sports and leisure industries. Please find the entire press release here.


Upcoming Events at ITA of RWTH Aachen University

- Meet us at JEC WORLD from May 3 to 5, 2022, Hall 6 Booth Q91


Cooperation with Mitsubishi´s MCAM and new plant for KyronTEX®

On April 11th 2022, Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials AG (MCAM), a global leader in chemistry and sustainable advanced materials, and advisory and consultancy firm AMAC lead by Dr. Michael Effing, have announced their cooperation to strengthen and develop their composite business activities in Europe. The main focus of this partnership will be on the sectors of transportation, electrics & electronics as well as sports and consumer goods. Further info can be found here.


AACOMA Roadshow on the Sustainability of composite materials in the EMR

On May 10 th 2022, the AACOMA Roadshow on the Sustainability of composite materials in the EMR will take place from 9 to 5 at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus, Center Court, Urmonderbaan 22, 6167 RD, Geleen, the Netherlands. Keynote presentations, an introduction to the project and matchmaking are on the programme for this day. We are looking forward to welcoming you. Register yourself in contacting Mona Ziegler


Hexpol aquired 70 % of ALMAAK International in Germany

As Senior Advisor to the HEXPOL group, Dr. Michael Effing is very pleased to have supported HEXPOL in the acquisition of 70% of ALMAAK International in Germany.
This is an important building block in HEXPOL`s growth strategy in engineered polymer compounds with a high level of recycled materials. The related press release can be found here.