13 March 2012
13 March 2012
The “Composite Innovations Award” for developments with a particularly high degree of innovation in CFRP lightweight construction will be bestowed for the sixth time at the CFK-Valley Stade Convention.
According to CFK, the “Composite Innovations Award” is endowed with a Master’s grant for the new “Composite Materials/Composites” Master’s course of studies valued at 18,000 Euro. They say the award is endowed by the City of Stade, CFK-Valley Stade and by the Private University of Applied Sciences Göttingen (PFH Göttingen).
CFK explain that all firms and institutes participating at the CFK-Valley Stade Convention are eligible to apply for this grant. Research and engineering performances that make particularly innovative contributions to the development of materials and processes for marketable carbon-fibre reinforced composite structures are included in the evaluation process.
The laureate will be determined by CFK-Valley Stade steering board and a representative of the City of Stade. The deadline for entries is 27 April 2012.
Cobra International will showcase a range of composite products at CAMX 2018, including carbon fibre components for the automotive, transportation, marine, water sports and luxury sectors.
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.