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20th April 2018, Washington, DC

Barriers for adopting composites in infrastructure discussed

Mr Weyant shared insight on the recently-developed report from the National Institute of Standards and Technology.Shane Weyant, President and CEO of Creative Pultrusions, a member company of the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA), testified during a hearing before the US House of Representatives Subcommittee on Research and Technology of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, this week.

He said that as the US looks for innovative solutions to repair its infrastructure, Congress should support efforts to develop codes and standards that allow designers and engineers to build confidently with fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials.

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