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Advanced Engineering 2018

Felt F-Series FRD TeXtreme Bicycle Frame Debuts with Argos-Shimano Pro Cycling Team

19 February 2013

Professional cycling team, Argos-Shimano, has begun using road bike frames from Felt Bicycles made with Oxeon’s TeXtreme Spread Tow carbon fabrics.


Composites Evolution to Showcase Recent Material Developments at JEC Europe 2013

19 February 2013

Composites Evolution will be showcasing its latest Biotex flax fibre developments at JEC Europe 2013, 12th - 14th March 2013, at Porte de Versailles, Paris, France (stand B13).


Fibrelite Launch First Heavy Duty D400 Load Rated 1.6m Long Composite Trench Cover

19 February 2013

Fibrelite has launched what they say is the first heavy duty composite trench cover providing the perfect lightweight alternative to large traditional heavy concrete and metal trench panels that normally need removing by a forklift to gain access to all important underground services.


DSM Demonstrates Significant Carbon Footprint Reduction in Composite Recycling Through Cement Co-Processing

19 February 2013

DSM demonstrates the use of co-processing in cement manufacturing as a viable route for composites recycling: generating valuable materials and helping to improve the ecological footprint of cement manufacturing.


Strategic Partnership Renewed and Expanded Between Caterham Composites and Altair Engineering

19 February 2013

Caterham Composites and Altair Engineering have extended and expanded their strategic partnership.


European Consortium Builds Innovative Project to Design and Develop New Wafer Structures for Transport Aircraft

19 February 2013

WASIS project, titled “Composite fuselage section Wafer Design Approach for Safety Increasing in Worst Case Situations and Joints Minimizing” aims to develop an all composite fuselage section structure based on the wafer (also called lattice) structural approach.


MICAM selected to Supply Horizon Wall Lining to Gatwick Airport

19 February 2013

MICAM has been selected by Carillion at Gatwick Airport to supply its Horizon wall lining system as part of a £ 75 million upgrade to Pier 5 in North Terminal.


RP Introduce Unique Carbon Fibre and Aluminium Filled Laser Sintering Powder - Pa550-Acf

19 February 2013

RP Support has introduced a unique laser sintering powder PA 550-ACF which is a Nylon 12 based material, filled with aluminium and carbon fibre, and graphite in colour.


Dymax Launch Edge-Carry Conveyors to Protect Sensitive Components

19 February 2013

Dymax has launched its Edge-Carry series of conveyors; designed to ensure rapid curing of UV and/or visible-light-sensitive adhesives, inks, and coatings where typical belt-transport style conveyors may cause clearance issues or damage to sensitive components.


New CMM Machine Expands ACP’s Quality Capabilities

19 February 2013

ACP Composites is expanding its quality capabilities with the addition of a Helmel Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) to deliver precise, accurate manufactured components for the medical, aerospace and defence industries.


Lehmann & Voss Launches North American Compounding Subsidiary

19 February 2013

German based Lehmann & Voss has launched a subsidiary company to directly serve the North American plastics compounding market.