23 June 2002
23 June 2002
Hexcel Corporation has received approximately $11 million from Hercules Inc. in connection with a contract dispute arising out of the acquisition of Hercules' Composites Products Division in 1996.
The payment satisfies the judgment entered after Hercules had exhausted all appeals from a lower court decision in favor of Hexcel in the New York Courts.
Hexcel Corporation is the world's leading advanced structural materials company. It designs, manufactures and markets lightweight, high performance reinforcement products, composite materials and composite structures for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, electronics, general industrial, and recreation applications.
Alvant has been appointed to work on a two-year, £28 million project titled Large Landing Gear of the Future, which aims to deliver a 30% weight reduction and assist the aerospace industry’s drive to reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions.
Hexadrone’s 3D printed Tundra prototype, manufactured by CRP Technology via laser sintering (LS) technology using Windform SP and Windform XT 2.0 carbon composite materials, has won the Red Dot Award 2018 in the drone category.
UK company Norco Composites has invested in a larger spray booth and a new cutting and kitting machine to enable the company to increase productivity in line with growing demand from its marine customers.