Basalt fiber composites with thermoplastic matrix are set to find greater implementation in Mafic USA and the Materials Group automobiles.
Mafic’s basalt fiber production facility was commissioned in the USA.
Quarantine restrictions imposed over the spread of COVID-19 prevented the AI SpaceFactory team from following the TERA project schedule.
Grown on basalt substrate, a green wall has added a special, vibrant look to the Kuehner Court in St. Louis’ Washington University.
Robot TyBot can tie horizontal reinforcing bar made of both composites and steel.
The domes made of bioceramic reinforced with hemp and basalt fiber mesh are extremely strong, sustainable and cost-effective, the designers claim.
RCAM Technologies, a developer of 3D printed offshore wind foundations made of basalt fiber reinforced concrete is one of two totaling about $1.9 million.
Basalt mesh reinforced ultra-thin concrete is proved to be a solution to potholed roads, says Gordan Forrester, Stonerod Technologies (Pty). Ltd.
A unique boat dock has been constructed using concrete mixed with seawater and composite basalt fiber and glass fiber rebars.
The composite bridge structure incorporates Fiber Reinforced Polymer materials (FRP) instead of traditional steel reinforcement.