June 23, 2022

    Fiber Reinforce Polymer is the Solution to Salinity

    Of all the water on Earth, 97% of it is salt water. Saltwater ecosystems provide some of our most life-sustaining environmental benefits, including sequestering carbon at 50% higher rates than tropical forests and providing more...

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    Topics: waterfront infrastructure, FRP Composites

    June 14, 2022

    Celebrating One Year of CCG

    Peanut butter and jelly, football and tailgating – some things are just better together. We are proud to be celebrating one year of the union of Creative Pultrusions, Inc., E.T. Techtonics, Kenway Composites, Tower Tech and...

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    Topics: FRP Composites

    June 10, 2022

    ESG Week: What the Peck? Protecting Infrastructure & Environment

    The average lifespan of a wood utility pole could be many years – but not when woodpeckers have anything to say about it.

    Woodpeckers present the single largest threat to the durability and longevity of wood utility poles in the...

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    Topics: FRP Composites, utility

    June 09, 2022

    ESG Week: Helping to Reinvigorate the Heartland

    The post-industrial Midwest is finally shaking off some of the rust for more advanced materials like composites. Creative Composites Group (CCG) is proud to be a part of the revitalized manufacturing market in the United States. 

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    Topics: FRP Composites

    June 07, 2022

    ESG Week: Safety First

    Although the practice of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investments began over 60 years ago, modern definitions of and focus on these issues emerged only in the last two decades. From LEED credits to transparency...

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    Topics: FRP Composites

    June 06, 2022

    ESG Week: CCG’s Carbon Monitoring

    Our environment has changed greatly over the centuries. Unfortunately, human innovation has far outpaced our ability to assess and mitigate our impact on Earth. Thankfully, many companies – including Creative Composites Group...

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    Topics: FRP Composites

    May 17, 2022

    Pultrusion: Helping Protect the Environment

    Earth currently has around three trillion trees. This may seem like a lot until you consider that this is half as many as existed before human civilization arose. As we said in a recent blog on climate change, no one and nothing...

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    Topics: FRP Composites, utility

    May 10, 2022

    Climate Change, the Electric Grid and Fiber Reinforced Polymer

    Climate change is negatively affecting everyone and everything, including infrastructure. Even without climate-related problems, the United States’ infrastructure is in sorry shape. The Council on Foreign Relations has explained...

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    Topics: FRP Composites, utility poles, utility

    May 04, 2022

    FRP Can Reduce Pain at the Pump

    Filling up your fuel tank these days can feel like being mugged. Gas prices are at a record high, averaging $4.17 per gallon and breaking the July 2008 record of $4.11.

    These high costs are rippling through already ailing supply...

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    Topics: FRP Composites

    April 27, 2022

    FRP On Top With Advanced Air Mobility

    When the Hanna Barbara cartoon ‘The Jetsons’ debuted in 1962, the year was 2026. George Jetson traveled to work in a flying car that folded up and fit in his briefcase. Repulsorlift vehicles—featured in the iconic Star Wars...

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    Topics: FRP Composites