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European Commission Funded Project – ‘BioBuild’ – to Hold Industrial Interest Event

03 December 2013

BioBuild, a European Commission funded project coordinated by NetComposites, is organising a free event which will allow delegates to meet the project partners, creating the opportunity to better understand the project, its current development and potential output for the construction industry.


Pitt Engineering Team Proposes New Composites that can Regenerate When Damaged

03 December 2013

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering claim to have developed computational models to design a new polymer gel that would enable complex materials to regenerate themselves.


PlastiComp Develops the Next Generation of Long Fibre Reinforced Nylon Compounds

03 December 2013

PlastiComp claims it has developed the next generation in long fibre reinforced nylon composite pellets (LFT-PA composites). 


Kaman Announces New Agreement with Boeing for the Manufacture and Assembly of 747-8 Wing-to-Body Fairing

03 December 2013

Kaman has announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Boeing for the manufacture and assembly of two major sections of the 747-8 Wing-to-Body Fairing.


Materials Sciences to Open New Greenville Manufacturing Facility

03 December 2013

Materials Sciences Corporation (MSC) states it will establish a new manufacturing operation in Greenville County, South Carolina, US, investing $1 million and creating 23 new jobs.


SGL Group and Gruschwitz to Develop Carbon Fibre Yarns in Future

03 December 2013

SGL and the Gruschwitz Group state they signed a cooperation agreement to develop and market high-performance carbon fibre yarns.


New Airbus A400M Features Composite Ice Protection Plates Made with Glass Fabric-Based Fortron PPS

03 December 2013

New Airbus A400M military transport aircraft features composite fuselage ice protection plates made with glass fabric-based Fortron polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese.


Quickstep to Receive AUD$1million Australian Government Grant

03 December 2013

Quickstep has been awarded a AUD$1million grant from the Australian government through the Department of Defence’s New Air Combat Capability Industry Support Program.


Forward Composites Triumph in Local Business Awards

03 December 2013

Forward Composites won the 'Business of the Year Award' at this year's Hunts Business Award ceremony.