NEWS/EVENTS

For latest news on publications, trade shows and events showcasing NTPT™ lightweight prepregs and Automated Tape Laying equipment.

News

North Thin Ply Technology™ looks forward to a summer of sporting excellence

NTPT™’s composite solutions showcase their versatility and performance capabilities across various sporting disciplines.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology showcases unique Thin Ply Prepregs and other composite technologies for performance sports at JEC World 2017

NTPT™ will showcase its range of Thin Ply Prepregs, processing technologies and products for performance sports at JEC World 2017.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology announces Lloyd's Register approval for marine focussed ThinPreg™ 736LT

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) is pleased to announce the recent approval of its ThinPreg™ 736LT prepreg system by Lloyd's Register.

READ MORE

NTPT™ thin ply composites - strength and beauty in the world of luxury goods

The quest for supreme lightness, exceptional strength and captivating aesthetics means more and more luxury product manufacturers are developing new ways to incorporate North Thin Ply Technology’s unique thin ply materials into their products.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology launches new composite tube manufacturing process with a first application in the field of Olympic medal winning golf shafts.

NTPT™ has launched a unique new composite tube manufacturing process. The patent pending process effects a unique fibre placement capability that has enabled the first real major technological development in golf shaft manufacturing since the mass adoption of graphite golf shafts in the 1980s.

READ MORE

NTPT™ chosen as the composite materials technology partner for the TALC - Thin Aperture Light Collector - space telescope project

NTPT™ has been chosen as the composite materials partner for a proposed Thin Aperture Light Collector (TALC) space telescope project – talc-telescope.eu.

READ MORE

Groupama Team France complete intensive month of testing on AC Test catamaran featuring North Thin Ply Technology prepregs.

NTPT™ is pleased to report that Groupama Team France has successfully completed a month long program of on the water testing with its AC Test (AC45 Turbo) catamaran.

READ MORE

Décision/Group Carboman and North Thin Ply Technology congratulate Solar Impulse on historic round-the-world flight

Décision SA, official supplier of the composites structures for the Solar Impulse team, and NTPT™ celebrate Solar Impulse 2's successful completion of the world's first round-the-world solar-powered flight.

READ MORE

NTPT™ celebrates a month of sporting achievement made possible by Thin Ply Technology®

July has been a great month for showcasing the unique benefits of NTPT's thin ply prepreg in the most challenging of aviation, motorsports and yacht racing applications. Thin Ply Technology® enables the production of extremely durable composite structures combining the lightest possible weight with optimal mechanical properties, key objectives for innovative teams striving to perform at the highest level.

READ MORE

Mike Mettenet, 1954-2016

We are saddened to report that on Monday June 20th Mike Mettenet, NTPT's US sales manager for the last two years, passed away at his home in Sandy, Utah, following his battle with cancer.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology celebrates official opening of new Polish production plant

As part of its ambitious growth plans NTPT™ has officially opened its new production facility in Zory, Poland. The ceremony on 15th June was attended by the company's investors and staff, as well as Andrzej Zabieglinski, Vice President, Member of the Board, of Katowice Special Economic Zone Co., the region's development agency.

READ MORE

NTPT™ continues global expansion with appointment of Technology Marketing Inc as US distributor

To support its ambitious growth strategy North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™), a world leader in lightweight prepreg materials, is pleased to announce the appointment of Technology Marketing Inc (TMI) as its distributor for the USA.

READ MORE

CompositesWorld interviews NTPT™ for Solar Impulse 2 feature

NTPT's sales & marketing director Joe Summers discusses the application of thin ply prepregs in the Solar Impulse 2 zero-fuel plane in the May 2016 issue of CompositesWorld magazine.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology successfully installs new prepreg production equipment in Poland

As part of a significant growth programme, NTPT™, the prepreg specialist renowned for its award-winning thin ply materials, is expanding its offering of conventional weight prepreg following the installation of new equipment at its facility in Poland.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology unveils plans for significant growth and expansion at JEC World 2016

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) will be unveiling plans of growth and expansion at JEC World 2016. These include a significant increase and investment in its production facilities with the relocation of its main production plant in Poland, the expansion of its global distribution network, the appointment of senior management figures, and a move to new Swiss headquarters.

READ MORE

NTPT™ wins JEC World 2016 Innovation Award for world's first thin ply quartz prepreg

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) has won a JEC World 2016 Innovation Award for its TPT® Quartz thin ply prepreg, which was engineered to enable the manufacture of intricately-shaped watch cases for prestigious Swiss brand Richard Mille. This 52 g/m2 material – the world's first thin ply quartz fibre prepreg – made its debut in the RM 27-02 Rafael Nadal watch.

READ MORE

NTPT™ expands European distribution network with appointment of Bodo Möller Chemie

To support its ambitious growth strategy, North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™), is pleased to announce the appointment of Bodo Mӧller Chemie GmbH as its distributor for the France, Spain and Benelux regions.

READ MORE

North Thin Ply Technology appoints 100% Marketing as PR and Communications Partner

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) is pleased to announce the appointment of 100% Marketing, the full-service B2B marketing communications agency specialising in the composites industry.

READ MORE

NTPT™ sponsors Cyclitech 2015 bicycle technology conference

The NTPT™ team will demonstrate how Thin Ply prepreg technology can help bicycle designers develop lighter, stronger and faster frames at Cyclitech 2015 in Brussels on 8-9 December.

READ MORE

NTPT™ team attends Yacht Racing Forum, Geneva

James Austin, NTPT's CEO, and Thomas Ricard, Engineering Manager, will be meeting with engineers and designers in the international yachting community at the Yacht Racing Forum in Geneva on 7-8 December.

READ MORE

NTPT™ showcases lightweight prepreg solutions at the Composites Engineering Show 2015

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) will be showcasing its lightweight prepreg and automation solutions for the marine, motorsports, industrial, aerospace, sports and luxury goods markets at the Composites Engineering Show in Birmingham, UK, this November.

READ MORE

NTPT™ partners R-TECH Materials to explore the enhanced properties of thin ply laminates

R-TECH Materials announces the commencement of a four year Engineering Doctorate project, with our partners North Thin Ply Technology of Switzerland

READ MORE

The New NTPT™ Brochure

NTPT™ is pleased to present its new brochure.

READ MORE

Meet NTPT™ at Composites Europe 2015 in Stuttgart, Germany

If you want to know everything about NTPT’s innovative prepreg materials and automation solutions, visit us at Composites Europe in Stuttgart, Germany this year. From 22 to 24 September 2015, NTPT™ will showcase the latest inventions in Hall 5, booth F50.

READ MORE

Again top positions for NTPT™ sponsored Formula Student Teams

The Formula Student Teams sponsored by NTPT™ are again booking great results.

READ MORE

NTPT™ shows its support for exciting University projects

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) supports exciting projects of several Universities all around the world.

READ MORE

NTPT™ makes world's thinnest prepreg even thinner

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) continues to innovate in the world of composites by bringing much thinner prepreg material to the market.

READ MORE

Rafael Nadal's new watch made of NTPT™ carbon and quartz

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) is proud to be the supplier of the composite materials used in the new Richard Mille RM 27-02 Rafael Nadal watch.

READ MORE

High ranking for NTPT™ sponsored team at Formula SAE

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) is proud to be official prepreg supplier of several university race car projects.

READ MORE

NTPT™ provides a proven solution for lightweight bodywork

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) is the worldwide leader in lightweight prepreg solutions. NTPT’s multi-axial prepreg preforms are perfectly suitable for the body panels of motorsport and road car applications, as they increase performance and reduce manufacturing time and costs.

READ MORE

NTPT™ plays key role in thin ply research for aerospace

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™), together with academic and industrial partners, officially started a new research project on Toughened Thin Ply Composites for Aerospace Applications (TPCA) at the end of March.

READ MORE

NTPT™ appoints James Austin as new CEO

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) announces the recent appointment of James Austin as the new CEO.

READ MORE

Follow NTPT™ on Facebook

If you don’t want to miss any activity of North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™), join us on Facebook. 

READ MORE

Our team is ready for you at JEC

If you are at JEC in Paris, France from 10-12 March 2015, don’t forget to visit the North Thin Ply Technology booth D43 in Hall 7.3.

READ MORE

NTPT™ increases capacity with additional ATL machine

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) has drastically increased the production capacity for its multi-axial prepreg preforms since the new state-of-the-art Automated Tape Laying (ATL) machine has become operational this month.

READ MORE

NTPT™ congratulates Solar Impluse

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) is proud that the Solar Impulse around the world campaign started successfully on 9 March 2015.

READ MORE

Meet NTPT™ at JEC 2015 in Paris, France

If you are heading to JEC Composites show in Paris, France this year, be sure to pay a visit to the North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) booth D43 in Hall 7.3.

READ MORE

SAMPE awards NTPT's technical paper at CAMX 2014

North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT™) reached the second position in the Outstanding Technical Paper ranking of SAMPE, the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineers, during the CAMX Conference in Orlando FL, USA in October 2014.

READ MORE

New production unit in Poland

We are proud to announce the opening of our new production unit in Poland. Production started in July 2014 with UD prepreg tape and we will soon expand to our full range of high performance prepreg materials.

READ MORE

Innovation Awards Europe 2014

We are very pleased to announces that North Thin Ply Technology has won an award in the marine category at JEC Europe 2014.

READ MORE