25 June 2010
25 June 2010
Advanced Material Concepts has opened a new advanced production facility to design and manufacture niche composite material products for automotive, aerospace and marine applications.
The company says that its new 5,500 sq. ft. manufacturing facility is equipped with the latest CNC 4-axis mould making milling machines, CNC lathes, 3D CNC routers, 3D digital scanning laser lab and state of the art 3D CAD/CAM computer design software, and that it can offer full turnkey application development right from concept through to design and prototype manufacture.
Teijin announces that the A350 XWB aircraft, Airbus’s new-generation extra-wide-body midsize jetliner incorporating Teijin’s Tenax TPCL carbon fibre thermoplastic consolidated laminate, was delivered to Japan Airlines (JAL) and arrived at Haneda Airport in Tokyo on 14 June.
Three-dimensional (3-D) weaving of composite fabrics can produce complex, single-piece structures that are strong and lightweight.
Composite Cluster Singapore (CCS) announces that it is working with Eviation Aircraft on ‘Alice’ – a fully electric aircraft structure that is currently showcased at the 53rd International Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, France.