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Edra Equipamentos Develops Composite ATM

06 May 2012

Edra Equipamentos has developed an ATM booth using composite materials that promises to draw attention for its looks and for its sustainable character.


SP-High Modulus Silver Sponsor to Cowes Superyacht Cup 2012

06 May 2012

SP-High Modulus is the silver sponsor of the 2012 Superyacht Cup in Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK.


Formax’s New Glass Malitronic Multiaxial Machine Working at Full Capacity

06 May 2012

Formax continues its dynamic plans for expansion with the completion of the installation of a new Karl Mayer 100” Malitronic Multiaxial machine.


epm: technology Supports Composite UK 12th Annual Conference

06 May 2012

epm technology is supporting and sponsoring the Composite UK 12th Annual Conference which will be held on the 10th and 11th May, Manchester Conference Centre, UK.


GKN Aerospace use Umeco’s Composite Tooling Mandrels to Manufacture Airbus A350 XWB Wing Spars

06 May 2012

Umeco manufactured a suite of large-scale tooling mandrels for GKN Aerospace using their tooling prepregs and GKN now uses these tools to produce Airbus A350 XWB rear wing spars using advanced fibre-placement (AFP) technology.


Dixie Chemical Launches Bio-based Reactive Diluent

06 May 2012

Dixie Chemical has launched a bio-based reactive diluent designed to replace or reduce styrene in many polyester and vinyl ester resin systems.


Hexcel Opens Prepreg Plant Extension in Germany

06 May 2012

Hexcel has officially opened an extension to its prepreg facility in Stade, Germany – a development that will increase plant capacity in order to support increasing build rates for the Airbus A350 XWB and legacy programmes.


Boeing Enters $1 Billion Composite Manufacturing Accord with Mubadala

06 May 2012

Boeing awarded a contract valued at $1 billion over 10 years to Mubadala Aerospace’s composite aerostructures unit, which will produce aircraft parts, as the Middle East expands its role as an aviation hub.


SCIGRIP Secures Marineware as UK Distributor

06 May 2012

SCIGRIP has appointed Marineware as a key distributor, supplying the UK marine market with SCIGRIP’s most cutting edge toughened adhesive chemistries and bonding systems.


Barrday Composite Solutions Upgrades to AS9100C Quality Certification

06 May 2012

Barrday Composite Solutions has earned AS9100, Revision C, certification for its Millbury, Massachusetts manufacturing facility. 


Jon DeVault Wins 2012 Jud Hall Award for Contributions in Composite Materials

06 May 2012

The 2012 J.H. (Jud) Hall Composites Manufacturing Award from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers award was presented to Jon DeVault at Composites Manufacturing 2012, in Mesa, Arizona, US, on March 14.


Flex Transducer Set to Revolutionise Composite Inspection

06 May 2012

A new flexible ultrasonic transducer which can squeeze into corners and conform to curved surfaces is set to revolutionise the inspection of composites and components with complex geometries.


Angstron Names Digichem Exclusive Distributor for Korea

06 May 2012

Angstron Materials has named Digichem Corporation, Anyang City, Korea, its distribution partner for Korea.


Umeco Co-Develop Lola-Drayson Prototype FIA Formula E World Championship Car

06 May 2012

Recycled composites and flax reinforced composites, products born out of joint development programmes involving Umeco, have been used to manufacture parts for the Lola-Drayson B12/69EV, an all-electric prototype racing car demonstrating the potential of sustainable ‘green’ technologies in the motorsport industry.