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Boeing Deliver the First 747-8

25 October 2011

Boeing has delivered the first 747-8 to Cargolux in Belgium, which contains Hexcel Composite materials and technologies. 


Composites UK offer UK Companies Opportunity to Raise their International Profile at JEC Paris

25 October 2011

Composites UK, UKTI, The National Composites Centre (NCC) and UK Trade & Investment are working together to support the significant UK presence at JEC 2012, and have ensured the UK will be the Country of Honour for the 2012 show.


Huntsman Advanced Materials Wins Two Materialica Awards

25 October 2011

Huntsman has won two Gold Materialica Awards based on criteria including elements such as innovation, development and application potential, creativity, technical quality and measured data.


Boeing 737 Program Begins Production at Higher Rate

25 October 2011

Boeing are increasing the production of their 737 planes and are expecting around thirty-five aeroplanes a month to be rolling out of their factory doors soon.


Laurel Biocomposite Introduces Patent-Pending Product

25 October 2011

Laurel BioComposite has introduced Bio-Res, a patent pending product for the moulding market.


Boeing Funds Strategic Carbon Fibre Recycling Collaboration

25 October 2011

Researchers at Nottingham University, led by Dr Steve Pickering, have developed ways to recycle carbon fibre composites and now, having worked with them since 2006, Boeing plans to invest $1,000,000 per year in a strategic research collaboration – an inclusive partnership in which Boeing will collaborate with Nottingham in all its composites recycling activities.


SAMPE Tech Sells Out

25 October 2011

SAMPE Tech drew 999 attendees this month, and the SAMPE Exhibit Hall was sold out and required the addition of exhibit space.


Elmira Release Bio-Based Composites for Mass Manufacture

25 October 2011

Elmira has released a range of bio-based pre-pregs, available with an extensive selection of E-glass and Carbon reinforcements along with naturally derived fibre alternatives.


SABIC Introduces LNP Verton Composite Forms

25 October 2011

SABIC's Innovative Plastics business unit has introduced new one-piece, reusable concrete forms made from the company's high-performance LNP Verton long glass fibre-reinforced composite.


New Report shows Growth in Wood Plastic Composites Markets

25 October 2011

AMI Consulting have published a new report that shows how and why growth in wood plastic composites in Europe is outpacing other plastics and construction markets.


A&P Technology Launches Redesigned Braider Website

25 October 2011

A&P Technology has launched its newly redesigned website with improved navigation aimed at highlighting their ability to customise braided reinforcements.


Axson Group Expands

25 October 2011

Axson Group has brought together BS coatings, Revocoat and Axson technologies to create an asset that they hope to be market leader in highperformance operational polymer formulation.


Rampf Tooling create their Two Millionth Board

25 October 2011

During October 2011, Rampf produced their two millionth board since they commenced in 1982.


Click Bond Use Victrex PEEK Polymer in Bonded Nut Plate Stand-Off

25 October 2011

Click Bond have chosen Victrex PEEK polymer in their newly developed bonded nut plate stand-off for the cargo doors of a manufacturer's new generation of commercial aircraft.