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Advanced Engineering 2018




Vestas Establishes Blade Factory in China

15 July 2005

Vestas, the European wind turbine producer, has received a business license for its first factory in Tianjin, China.


San Diego Composites Awarded Contract to Develop Composite Missile Launch Units

15 July 2005

Sand Diego Composites (SDC) has been awarded a contract to develop a missile container launch unit supporting Raytheon Missile Systems multi-year contract for the System Development and Demonstration (SDD) phase.



Shetland Islands Windfarm Project to be 'Most Productive in Europe'

15 July 2005

SSE Generation, the subsidiary of Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE), and Viking Energy Ltd, have signed an agreement to develop Europe’s most productive wind farm on the Shetland Islands.


Saint-Gobain Extend Czech Republic Investment

15 July 2005

Saint-Gobain has launched a new glass production line in the Czech Republic for the automotive industry.




Green Car Labels Go Live

15 July 2005

Drivers in the UK who purchase a new car will be able to tell how environmentally friendly a vehicle is as new colour coded labels start to appear in car showrooms.





Eco-surfboard Highlights Surfboard Evolution in UK Exhibition

13 July 2005

A unique surfboard exhibition in Cornwall, UK, is looking at how surfboards developed from natural wood into FRP composites, and examines how modern materials can affect the environment.