28 March 2011
28 March 2011
At the 2nd Innovative International Composites Summit (I.I.C.S.), more than 100 papers from 15 nationalities will this year focus on composites for mass production
The Innovative International Composites Summit (I.I.C.S.) provides a wide-ranging and eventful program, with 12 conferences and forums, including 4 brand-new ones.
A special automotive spotlight highlights OEM's increasing focus on sustainable mobility and alternative energy sources, and the search for alternative technologies to bring massive weight reductions and new structural solutions is intensifying. In this forum OEMs and tiers 1 will discuss about their choice and strategy.
Sharp & Tappin has installed and commissioned a Compcut 200 composite plate saw at Renault Sport Racing in Enstone, Oxfordshire, UK.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) selected a lightweight FiberSPAN fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) bridge deck, manufactured by Composite Advantage, for the Rugg Bridge on Route 57.
Electric GT Holdings and SPV Racing recently unveiled the race-ready version of the EPCS V2.3 Tesla P100DL at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. The car features lightweight body parts made using Bcomp's ampliTex and powerRibs natural fibre composite reinforcement products, contributing to a 500 kg weight reduction over the road edition.