15 April 2007
15 April 2007
Renaissance Aeronautics Associates. and their training division ACT - Advanced Composites Training has teamed up with UTEX Scientific Instruments to instruct training courses.
UTEX Scientific Instruments has completed the installation of a new state-of -the-art training centre in their 15,000 sq.ft. facility, fully equipped with the latest technologies in multimedia-interactive computer stations for each trainee. New NDI equipment being installed includes a large multi-axis scanning system, multiple UT immersion scanning tanks and related hardware & software systems for simulation.
RAA / ACT President Wilson J. Boynton said ""The opportunity to work with UTEX Scientific Instruments in delivering the NDI for Composites and Bonded Structures training course, offers the aerospace, aviation and the NDI industry as a whole, an unprecedented opportunity to receive this specialized training, in a new facility specifically designed for this purpose. I believe this to be the only course of its kind available in Canada"".
The course is designed to provide NDI Technicians with valuable new information that can be immediately applied in any aspect of their work. The first ACT / UTEX course is confirmed for the week of May 28th to June 1st.
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.