Solvay launches EvoliteTM F1050, a market first high-performance thermoplastic composite with continuous carbon fiber reinforcement for demanding offshore oil and gas applications. EvoliteTM F1050 is a unidirectional tape combining the recognized excellent chemical and temperature resistance of Solef® PVDF with the inherent high strength performance of carbon fiber.
EvoliteTM F1050 offers the performance and ease of processing required by the oil and gas Industry, as demonstrated by:
- Exceptional combination of mechanical and chemical resistance
- High temperature applications
- Compatibility with Automated Tape Laying (ATL) processes
- Customised fiber/matrix translation for maximum performance
Typical oil and gas applications EvoliteTM F1050 include offshore hybrid flexible pipes and thermoplastic composite pipes (TCPs).
Solvay will be introducing EvoliteTM F1050 at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), April 30th- May 3rd, Houston TX.
26 April 2018