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iCraft Launch Graphene Cosmetic Face Mask Featuring Haydale Graphene Nano-Platelets

Haydale is pleased to announce that its graphene has been incorporated into iCraft’s recently launched cosmetic face mask sheet. These sheet masks are face-shaped sheet fabrics which utilise the thermal and electrical conductivity of graphene to help the skin absorb its contents through bioelectric currents. Haydale has supplied graphene to iCraft since May 2019 for development work in a number [...]

March 6th, 2020|

Haydale and Welsh Centre for Printing and Coatings Awarded English Institute for Sport Contract

Following its contract announcement on 18th September 2018, Haydale will now collaborate with the English Institute for Sport (EIS) and the Welsh Centre for Printing and Coating (WCPC) to deliver a range of advanced wearable technology sport apparel for elite athletes. Haydale is pleased to report that initial prototype testing has been completed in live performance sessions with elite athletes [...]

March 6th, 2020|

Haydale’s Composite Transition Piece Installed at National Grid’s Compression Sites

Haydale has had its composite transition piece (CTP) installed at one of National Grid’s 24 compression sites, as part of a project to help them meet tighter emissions control limits. Further CTP’s are in the process of being fitted at additional compression sites. National Grid’s gas compression facilities are required to comply with the Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) [...]

January 6th, 2020|

Haydale Launches Functionalised Graphene Enhanced Prepreg for Lightning Strike Protection

Haydale has launched a range of graphene-enhanced prepreg material for lightning-strike protection, utilising functionalised nanomaterials to improve the electrical conductivity. The material has been developed in collaboration with Airbus UK, BAE Systems, GE Aviation and Element Materials Technology Warwick Ltd, within the NATEP-supported GraCELs 2[1] project where the first iterations of materials were developed and subjected to lighting strike tests. [...]

November 4th, 2019|

Haydale Graphene-enhanced Composite Tooling and Automotive Body Panels Showcased on New BAC Mono R

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, announces that its graphene-enhanced prepreg has been incorporated in the composite tooling and automotive body panels in the new BAC Mono R, which made its debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed. Briggs Automotive Company (BAC), working alongside both Haydale and Pentaxia, built the light-weight BAC Mono R body using Haydale’s graphene-enhanced carbon composite materials. [...]

August 29th, 2019|

Haydale Launches Advanced Nanomaterial Additives for Elastomers at IRC 2019

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, is pleased to announce that it will be launching a range of functionalised nanomaterials pre-dispersed in process oils for improvements in the properties of elastomers at IRC 2019, where Haydale is also Gold Sponsor.   Working alongside Trelleborg Antivibration Solutions and Artis, and utilising its patented HDPlas® functionalisation process and extensive expertise in nanomaterial [...]

August 7th, 2019|

Haydale Graphene-enhanced Composite Tooling and Automotive Body Panels Showcased on New BAC Mono R

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, announces that its graphene-enhanced prepreg has been incorporated in the composite tooling and automotive body panels in the new BAC Mono R, which made its debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed. Briggs Automotive Company (BAC), working alongside both Haydale and Pentaxia, built the light-weight BAC Mono R body using Haydale’s graphene-enhanced carbon composite materials. [...]

July 12th, 2019|

Functionalisation Reactor Operational at Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (“GEIC”)

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, is pleased to announce that one if its plasma functionalisation reactors is now operational, having been fully installed and commissioned onsite at the GEIC, based at The University of Manchester. Haydale’s patented HDPlas® reactor is a rapid and cost-effective method for the treatment and surface functionalisation of advanced nanomaterials – such as graphene and [...]

June 28th, 2019|

National Physical Laboratory and Haydale Collaborate on Enhanced Functionalisation Process

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, has commenced a 12 month Innovate UK project, under the Analysis for Innovators (A4i) scheme, for further investigation of its enhanced functionalisation processes with the National Physical Laboratory (NPL). In 2014, NPL verified that Haydale’s global patented functionalisation process was increasing the quantity of functional groups present on graphitic material. Since then, Haydale has [...]

June 28th, 2019|

Haydale to Start Commercial Production of Ceramic Blanks for the Cutting Tool Industry

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, is pleased to announce that, following significant investment in production capabilities in its US facility in Greer, South Carolina as announced in May 2018, Haydale is to begin commercial production of its ceramic blanks for the cutting tool industry. Historically, Haydale’s operations in the US has produced engineered ceramic powders containing proprietary silicon carbide [...]

June 5th, 2019|

National Grid Benefit Analysis Shows High Level of Confidence in Haydale’s Composite Transition Piece

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, has been working with National Grid to calculate the benefit case of its Composite Transition Piece (CTP), using a method developed by National Grid and verified by PwC during a previous audit. This approach provides a risk rating for the benefits. In this case the risk was assessed by National Grid as ‘low’, meaning [...]

May 20th, 2019|

Contract Awarded to Develop Graphene Ink-based Heaters for Gas Pre-heating

Haydale, the global advanced materials group, is pleased to announce it will be collaborating with Northern Gas Networks (NGN) and the Energy Innovation Centre, on a study to investigate the feasibility of developing a modern, innovative, fully compliant graphene-based pre-heat solution for use on gas operational sites. The graphene solution has the potential to be more efficient and reliable than [...]

March 1st, 2019|