21 May 2010
21 May 2010
CFK-Valley Stade Calls for Composite Innovations Award 2010 The Composite Innovations Award, for developments with a particularly high degree of innovation in CFRP lightweight construction, will be bestowed for the fourth time at the CFK-Valley Stade Convention.
Innovative product developments and technological innovations (method, process or software developments as well as compo-nents as part of a product or technical innovation)are welcomed.
The Composite Innovations Award 2010 is endowed with a scholarship for the 'Composites' extra occupational course of studies with a 'Master of Science' degree at the Privaten Fachhochschule Göttingen amounting to 18,000 EUR. The award is provided by the Ministry of Economics, Labour and Transport of the State of Niedersachsen, CFK-Valley Stade. and by the Private University of Applied Sciences Göttingen.
Deadline for electronic submission of complete application documents to CFK-Valley Stade. is 28 May 2010. The winner will be determined by CFK-Valley Stade steering board and a representative of the government of Niedersachsen.
Cobra International is celebrating its 40th year and has commissioned a book that will look at 40 key projects and 40 key people that were integral to the company’s growth. ‘Klaus Simmer and The King Cobra: A breakthrough in surfboard design and production technology’ is an extract article from this book and a breakthrough composites product for Cobra, establishing its presence as a manufacturer of high performance windsurf boards and creating global visibility for the Cobra brand.
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)’s composites research and development was on display when the Centre for Future Materials (CFM) held its inaugural Open Day.
Technical Fibre Products will showcase its Optiveil nonwovens at China Composites Expo in Shanghai on 5-7 September.