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NetComposites Host Product Display Area at Composites Engineering 2012

23 October 2012

NetComposites will be hosting a Product Display Area at the Composites Engineering Show from stand number 346 at the show on the 7th - 8th November 2012 in Birmingham, UK.


Composites Evolution to Showcase Biocomposite Snowboard at Composites Engineering 2012

Composites Evolution to Showcase Biocomposite Snowboard at Composites Engineering 2012

23 October 2012

Composites Evolution will be showcasing the latest application of Biotex flax fibre, a snowboard designed and developed by Magine Snowboards...


UK's First Grade II Listed Polymer Composite Bridge

23 October 2012

The seaside town of Dawlish, on the south coast of Devon, hosted a landmark event in the history of UK railway infrastructure during the weekend of 13th - 14th October 2012 when a replacement footbridge was installed.


Caterham Composites Designs Coach Roof for Alex Thomson Racing's IMOCA 60 Yacht

23 October 2012

Caterham Composites was asked by Alex Thomson Racing to bring its expertise to a number of areas of Alex’s IMOCA Open 60.


EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites Showcase Latest Developments at the Composites Engineering Exhibition

23 October 2012

The EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites will be exhibiting at the upcoming Composites Engineering Exhibition at the NEC in Birmingham, UK, from the 7th – 8th November 2012 from stand 1144.


Molded Fiber Glass used to Install Waffle Ceiling in Canada's Kitchner Public Library

23 October 2012

Molded Fiber Glass Construction Products (MFG CP) has manufactured 2,000 waffle forms for Canada’s Kitchner public library.


In-Feed in the form of Fibre Pellets Solves Dispensing Problems in Injection Moulding of Natural Fibres

23 October 2012

The results of a project promoted by the DBU (Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt), entitled “Development of industrial scale natural fibre pellet production using natural fibres to reinforce bioplastics in injection moulding and extrusion techniques” has generated interest within the industry.


Lotus F1 Team Adopts Anaglyph's Laminate Tools as Primary Tool

23 October 2012

The Lotus F1 team has adopted Anaglyph's Laminate Tools package as its primary tool in the Stress based ply definition of its chassis laminate.


Röchling Automotive Selects Technyl Polyamide for High Temperature Turbo Applications

23 October 2012

Technyl polyamide from Rhodia Engineering Plastics has been chosen by Röchling Automotive for the manufacturing of turbocharger air ducts which have to resist temperatures of up to 210°C.


The UK Composites Strategy - Next Steps

23 October 2012

With the previously forecast expansion in the use of composites materials beginning to have a real impact on the industrial landscape, the Composites Leadership Forum has been formed to deliver the next stage of the UK Composite Strategy; its inaugural meeting was held on 10 October.


Nine Composites Companies to be recognised at the 2013 JEC Innovation Awards Program

23 October 2012

The inaugural JEC Americas Composites Show and Conferences on November 7th – 9th, 2012 will host JEC’s Innovation Awards Program and highlight the nine most cutting-edge advances to emerge from the world-wide composite industry this year.


Scott & Fyfe Launch New Carbon Fabric

23 October 2012

Scott & Fyfe has launched its new line of carbon fabrics for the composite industry under the new Polycarb brand.


New AIREX T92 SealX Wins CCE JEC 2012 Innovation Awards Programme

23 October 2012

3A Composites were awarded the CCE JEC 2012 Innovation Award for the new AIREX T92 SealX technology.


Bowland Named 'Composites Person of the Year' by Society of Plastics Engineers

23 October 2012

The Composites Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) recently named Creig Bowland, Research Associate for PPG Industries’ Fiber Glass Business, as “Composites Person of the Year.”


Top Quality "LEDA" Production Continues Thanks to Lavesan

23 October 2012

Lavesan, based in Brentonico, Italy, bought all the equipment and production machines of Leda Industries’ plant in Nonantola, Italy, after it ceased its production in November last year.


ALMACO’s Automotive Committee Promotes a Cycle of Lectures at Agrale, Marcopolo and Neobus

23 October 2012

On October 24th - 25th, the Automotive Committee of the Latin American Composite Materials Association (ALMACO) will promote several lectures addressed to professionals from the automakers Agrale, Marcopolo and Neobus, Brazil.