Michelman to Advance Lightweight Production

Michelman has announced it will partner with AZL Aachen GmbH. According Michelman, forming this partnership is part of its multi-year investment and partnership strategy to further advance and improve composite development throughout the industry.

“Nothing is more important to Michelman than advancing the composites industry and helping our customers be more successful. Our future partnership with AZL will help us do this,” said Mike Annis, vice president of Michelman’s Industrial Manufacturing Group. “Michelman’s leading position as a sizing and surface treatment expert will provide us an opportunity to contribute to joint research and development efforts focused on identifying the best sizing/fiber/resin combinations to enhance composite properties such as increased heat, impact, and fatigue resistance appropriate for a broad range of end-use applications in the automotive, aerospace, and electronics industries.”