19 November 2010
19 November 2010
Kemrock and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to form a joint venture company in India to develop, manufacture and distribute carbon fibre prepregs along for defence and aerospace programmes in India.
Kemrock and HAL together have identified opportunities for development and marketing of aerospace grade carbon fibre prepregs, which they say have immense potential in aerospace and defence programmes in India, as well as globally.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is a leading Indian aeronautical company with operations including design, development, manufacture, and maintenance of aircraft. Kemrock is engaged in the manufacture of FRP and composite products and has set up a carbon fibre manufacturing facility at Vadodara, Gujarat, having obtained technology from CSIR-NAL.
CRP Technology collaborated with the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of the Politecnico di Milano (PoliMi) on the construction of parts for the aeroelastic wind tunnel demonstrators for ‘Aeroelastic Flutter Suppression (AFS)’ e ‘GLAMOUR’ projects.
Research to develop a revolutionary high-performance composite metal hybrid stabiliser bar for trucks and trains has entered a new phase. The findings from the project to date show that the technology has the potential to spin out into other sectors such as aerospace and could see the UK take a global lead with this disruptive technology.
Bindatex is celebrating 10 years of partnership and delivering 50 tonnes of multiaxial fabrics to a global composites reinforcement manufacturer. The specialist slitting service enables the manufacturer to supply its customers with material in a wide variety of widths.