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Bridging the Gap between a Chemical Professional and Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted on 4/11/2017 2:09:22 PM. By Dan Daley

My first ASC Blog post recounted an example at an OEM truck manufacturer where I worked as the Senior Materials Engineering Manager for 3...

  

Let’s Define “Structural Joint” – to Ensure the Integrity of the Joint Design and Bond

Posted on 2/28/2017 7:10:59 PM. By Dan Daley

Let me start by introducing myself and my colleague, James Swope, at the ChemQuest Group, Inc., as new contributors to the ASC Blog. In 2...

  

Overview of the ASC 2015-2019 Water Based Adhesives in North America MARKET REPORT

Posted on 2/6/2017 4:51:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Water Based Adhesives Report will be the eighth market report that ASC has published over the past 40 months. This repo...

  

A Three Step Process for Automotive Adhesive Selection

Posted on 2/2/2017 3:32:42 PM. By Marc Benevento

Adhesive manufacturers often claim that cars and trucks are not designed with adhesive choices in mind, and that adhesive selection can s...

  

Automotive Adhesives and Sealants Build Brand Equity and Consumer Appeal

Posted on 11/7/2016 6:48:44 PM. By Marc Benevento

Much has been written about how adhesives and sealants help automakers improve the performance, safety, and fuel economy of cars and ligh...

  

New Approach to ASC Market Reports with a focus on the latest ASC North America Hot Melt Market Report

Posted on 9/8/2016 3:20:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report will be the seventh market report that ASC has published over the pas...

  

Revised Fuel Economy Standards Won’t Put the Brakes on Adhesive and Sealant Growth

Posted on 8/25/2016 8:13:30 PM. By Marc Benevento

Recent media reports suggest federal regulators may lower the fleet-wide average fuel economy requirement of 54.5 miles per gallon establ...

  

Cure on Demand: Classic Formulation Challenges & New Developments

Posted on 7/5/2016 2:26:04 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Wouldn't you like to have an adhesive or sealant system with a long shelf and work life at ambient temperature to complete uniform distri...

  

IACMI Road Mapping: Advanced Composite Future Offers Opportunities and Challenges for Adhesives

Posted on 6/16/2016 5:50:25 PM. By Marc Benevento

On May 10-11, I participated in the 2nd technical road mapping session for the Institute for Advanced Composite Manufacturing Innovation ...

  

Recent Technology Advancements in Debondable Adhesives

Posted on 4/5/2016 12:10:53 AM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Adhesive are generally used to bond substrates with similar and different surface energies quickly and reliably.  Yet, in many insta...