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NetComposites Launch Innovative Forums for Composites Engineering Exhibition 2013

09 April 2013

NetComposites will be running 5 innovative forums at the Composites Engineering Exhibition held at the NEC, Birmingham, UK, on the 12 and 13 November 2013.


EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites (CIMComp) Funds Six New Feasibility Studies

09 April 2013

Following on from the call for feasibility study proposals issued towards the end of 2012, CIMComp are pleased to announce the funding of six new studies.


Carbon Fibre Composite Brackets Made From Victrex PEEK Polymer Reduce Fuel Costs on Next Generation Aircraft

09 April 2013

Tri-Mack Plastics Manufacturing, a moulder of high temperature engineering thermoplastics, has developed Victrex PEEK composite manufacturing capabilities and produced brackets for use in aircraft structural applications.


Former Lola Colleagues Launch Forward Composites

09 April 2013

Former Lola Composites colleagues Paul Jackson and Ed Collings have formed a new company, Forward Composites.


DEStech Publications Publish "Graphene in Composite Materials: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications"

09 April 2013

This original monograph discusses graphene within the carbon chemistry alternatives available to materials engineers and explains how it is incorporated into polymer-matrix, as well as ceramic and metal-matrix composite materials.


ANSYS Announces Acquisition of EVEN – Evolutionary Engineering

09 April 2013

EVEN - Evolutionary Engineering (EVEN), a provider of composite analysis and optimisation technology will become a wholly owned subsidiary of ANSYS, a simulation software supplier.


First Brazilian Post Graduate Students in Composites Graduate

09 April 2013

The first participating polymer composites students from Curitiba presented their final dissertations in ALMACO’s 1st Regional Meeting of 2013.


Attwater Develops New Peel Ply

09 April 2013

Attwater say it has developed a new use for peel ply to facilitate easier bonding with phenolic cotton laminates.


Huntsman Localises Industrial Adhesives Mobile App

09 April 2013

Huntsman Advanced Materials has enhanced its industrial adhesives mobile app for Android, iPhone and Blackberry with a geolocation feature that allows European based engineers and specifiers to easily find the nearest distributor to their geographic location.


TRB Lightweight Structures Launches New Website

09 April 2013

TRB Lightweight Structures have revealed an all new website, which it says illustrates the company’s capabilities and experience producing lightweight engineered and composite products.


ASTM Honours Contributions to Composite Materials Technology

09 April 2013

ASTM, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials, has awarded the Wayne W. Stinchcomb Memorial Award to Ozden Ochoa, Ph.D.Dr. Ochoa is the Associate Director for Science and Technology at the Army Research Laboratory Headquarters in Adelphi, Maryland, US, and a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, US.


Composites Materials Software Implements Cloud Computing

09 April 2013

CADEC, a new online application that performs composite materials analysis, has been developed to provide a user friendly computational engine for the analysis equations and methods described in the textbook Introduction to Composite Materials Design - Second Edition.


Gurit to Showcase Product Portfolio at Aircraft Interiors 2013, Hamburg, Germany

09 April 2013

Gurit, a manufacturer and supplier of composite materials, engineering, tooling, parts and systems, is showcasing its latest product and technology innovations at Aircraft Interiors 2013.