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NGCC to Teach Construction Industry about Fibre-Reinforced Polymer Composites at Member Showcase Event

20 December 2013

The event, which aims to help people in the broader construction sector understand more about fibre-reinforced composite polymer materials (FRPs), will take place on Wednesday 9th April 2014 at the National Physical Laboratory in Teddington, UK.


Exelis Selected to Supply Composite Components for Boeing 787 Dreamliner

20 December 2013

Exelis has been selected by Boeing to produce composite airframe substructures for the 787 Dreamliner.


DIAB Australia and ATL Composites Partner-Up to Offer Advanced Composites in the Australian Region

20 December 2013

DIAB Australia and ATL Composites plan to strengthen their services to the composites industry, offering specialised core materials and other raw materials and services to a range of composite manufacturers.


Tecnalia Focuses on Machining Composites by Waterjet Technologies in the REFORM Project

20 December 2013

Tecnalia is participating in the REFORM project by focusing its work on the machining of composite materials by means of waterjet as well as conventional cutting.


CSV Group Receives ‘Best Material’ Award for Crestapol 1250LV High Performance Acrylic Resin

20 December 2013

CSV was presented with the ‘Best Material’ award for Scott Bader’s Crestapol1250LV high performance acrylic resin at the recent Kompozyt-expo 2013 in Krakow, Poland.


Nexcelle Delivers First Major Nacelle Component for GE Aviation’s Passport Business Jet Engine

20 December 2013

The Nexcelle joint venture of Aircelle (Safran) and GE Aviation’s Middle River Aircraft Systems, which is building engine nacelles for the next generation of integrated propulsion systems, has shipped its initial major production component - the inlet for GE Aviation’s Passport business jet engine.


Quantum Launch an Initial Order of Collar Mounted CNG Tanks

20 December 2013

Quantum has launched a new line of Q-Lite carbon composite CNG storage tanks, which can be collar mounted for both back-of-cab systems and side rail-mounted systems. 


Engineering Student Wins Ian Marshall’s Award at ICCS17

20 December 2013

Rainer Groh, a PhD student at the University of Bristol has been awarded the Ian Marshall’s Award for Best Student Paper at the 17th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS17).


Dawlish Station Footbridge Renewal is Highly Commended

20 December 2013

The Institute of Civil Engineer’s South West Minor Project of the Year Award 2013 has commended the use of fibre-reinforced-polymer composite (FRP) in the footbridge structure, which was originally designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel in 1830 and is grade II listed.


Blade Dynamics and ETI “Very Long Blade Project” Moves Forward with Siemens Wind Power

20 December 2013

Blade Dynamics design phase of their 'Very Long Blade Project' for the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) has successfully concluded and the prototyping phase will now begin.


Laurel Biocomposite Bio-Res Earns USDA Certified Biobased Product Certification

20 December 2013

Laurel Biocomposite has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its Bio-Res PE and Bio-Res powder products.