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DSM, Fibercore Europe and Heijmans join Forces Making Stronger and Sustainable Bridges

20 November 2012

Bridge manufacturer FiberCore Europe, infrastructure company Heijmans, and DSM have started working together in further introducing composite light weight bridges in new road construction projects.


UK Advanced Engineering Industries Converge For Record Sector Event at NEC Birmingham

20 November 2012

A number of sectors within the UK’s advanced engineering and high value manufacturing community converged in record numbers at NEC Birmingham on the 7 - 8 November 2012, as part of the Advanced Engineering UK 2012 group of events.


UK Rail Project Takes Fibrelite On Board

20 November 2012

Fibrelite is experiencing significant increases in demand for its range of lightweight composite access covers and has recently been specified for a large scale UK rail project to supply their health and safety friendly covers for use on a large station’s platforms.


SG200 Series Methacrylate Adhesives from SCIGRIP Provide Permanent Bonding Power for Dragonfly Boatworks’ Paddle Boards

20 November 2012

SCIGRIP SG200 methacrylate adhesive technology serves in critical bonding and sealing applications and enhances the performance of recreational and fishing paddle boards, as well as other personal watercraft manufactured by Dragonfly Boatworks.


Sika Introduces a New Foaming Epoxy Resin System

20 November 2012

Sika Deutschland has introduced a new 3-component foaming epoxy resin system, Biresin ER200, to its range of resins for composites.


GKN Aerospace and SAMC Extend MOU and Conclude Operating Agreement

20 November 2012

GKN Aerospace and Shanghai Aircraft Manufacturing Company (SAMC) have revised their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and signed further agreements covering manufacturing development and intellectual property rights for structures for the COMAC 919 next generation, twin turbofan, narrow body, 150 seat aircraft.


Cytec and Surface Generation Trials Highlight Step-Change in Carbon Fibre Manufacturing

20 November 2012

Trials conducted by Cytec’s Industrial Materials and Surface Generation have demonstrated a significant advance in the production of carbon fibre-reinforced composite parts.


Boeing 737 MAX Achieves 'Firm Concept'

20 November 2012

Boeing has finished defining in broad terms its newest single-aisle airplane, the 737 MAX, recently completing a major milestone in development known as 'Firm Concept'.


Composites UK Celebrates the UK Industry Achievements at the Innovation Awards Dinner

20 November 2012

On 7 November 2012 at the Crowne Plaza NEC, Birmingham, UK, Composites UK celebrated the achievements of UK composites companies at the Innovation Awards Dinner 2012 held on the first evening of the Composites Engineering Show.



Royal Engineered Composites Installs Composite Machining Centre

20 November 2012

Royal Engineered Composites has installed a composite machining centre (CMC), built by Flow International, which is the first ever Class B machine to be built. 


Exceptional Turnout at Inaugural JEC Americas Composites Show & Conference

20 November 2012

JEC’s inaugural composites conferences and show for the Americas, held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center from 7 – 9 November, exceeded the composites industry’s expectations with an impressive showing of participating companies and expert presenters.


SAMPE to Honour New Class of Fellows at SAMPE 2013

20 November 2012

The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) will honour the 2013 class of SAMPE Fellows at SAMPE 2013, on May 6, 2013 in Long Beach, California, US.


Tecnalia Invites You to the EMBROIDERY Project´s Technical Dissemination Seminar

20 November 2012

On 14th December 2012, a technical dissemination seminar of the results of FP7 colaborative project EMBROIDERY will take place in Tecnalia´s facilities in San Sebastian, Spain.


Dilutec Takes on the Distribution of Büfa Equipment

20 November 2012

Dilutec took on the exclusive distribution in Brazil of equipment from the traditional German company Büfa.