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Advanced Engineering 2018








DSM Makes Further Increases in Dyneema Production

18 February 2005

DSM is to invest over USD 50 million to build a new fibre line in the U.S and boost production in Heerlen (The Netherlands) by 10 percent.



Boeing Adds First Spanish Supplier to Support 787 Dreamliner

18 February 2005

Boeing is adding Gamesa Aeronautica of Vitoria, Spain, to its team designing the structure of the 747 Large Cargo Freighter, a specially modified 747-400 passenger jet that will be used to transport major assemblies for the all-new Boeing 787 Dreamliner.


Easton Develops New Carbon Nanotube Technology Hockey Stick

18 February 2005

Easton Hockey has developed a new composite hockey stick using Zyvex’s NanoSolve carbon nanotubes technology.




Renault F1 Team Speeds Ply Lay-Up by 62 Percent with FiberSIM

18 February 2005

The Renault F1 team have made productivity gains in developing the new R25 racecar using FiberSIM’s CAD software.


Zyvex and Arkema Announce Strategic Partnership

18 February 2005

Zyvex and Arkema are to collaborate in developing commercial nanomaterial applications.


Smith Opens Door to New Multi Million Pound Materials Centre

18 February 2005

The first phase of a new 12 million hi-tech research centre that will lead the way for greater use of 'composite materials' was today opened by Industry Minister Jacqui Smith.