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Advanced Engineering 2018

Surface Generation Boosts Speed and Efficiency of Thermoplastic Press-forming Processes

Surface Generation Boosts Speed and Efficiency of Thermoplastic Press-forming Processes

08 December 2015

Surface Generation is working with WMG and AGC AeroComposites (AGC) to develop new composite press-forming processes for automotive and aero...


Covestro Commits to Further Partnership with Solar Impulse

Covestro Commits to Further Partnership with Solar Impulse

08 December 2015

Covestro is extending its sponsorship with Solar Impulse, as it prepares to complete its journey round the world in 2016.


Final Highway Bill a Major Victory for the Composites Industry

08 December 2015

The American Manufacturers Composites Association (ACMA) commends Congress on behalf of the composites industry for including an important provision in the recently passed $305 billion highway bill.


TRB Lightweight Structures Brings Aerospace-Quality Composites to Rail

TRB Lightweight Structures Brings Aerospace-Quality Composites to Rail

08 December 2015

The use of lightweight advanced composites in the aerospace and defence industries has delivered major performance improvements for operatio...


Diving in the Ocean

Diving in the Ocean

08 December 2015

The new Shark G2R from Rovotics is a reliable and cost-efficient Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) designed for surveying various subsea asset...


Exova Acquires Western Technical Services

Exova Acquires Western Technical Services

08 December 2015

Exova Group has acquired Western Technical Services (WTS) a specialist provider of non-destructive testing and inspection of components and ...


Hexagon Raufoss Nominated by Major Vehicle Modifier to Supply CNG Fuel Tanks

Hexagon Raufoss Nominated by Major Vehicle Modifier to Supply CNG Fuel Tanks

08 December 2015

Hexagon Raufoss has been nominated by a leading international vehicle modifier, to supply compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel tanks to Natural...


NCC-FOAM Project Ramps-up Production with New Pilot-scale Manufacturing Cell

NCC-FOAM Project Ramps-up Production with New Pilot-scale Manufacturing Cell

08 December 2015

The EU-funded project NCC-Foam has successfully scaled up its production of nano-crystalline cellulose foam for use in innovative composite ...


Cytec Opens New Application Centre Dedicated to Materials and Technology Developments for High Volume Applications

Cytec Opens New Application Centre Dedicated to Materials and Technology Developments for High Volume Applications

08 December 2015

Cytec Industries has opened a new Application Centre in Heanor, UK, adjacent to its existing manufacturing and R&D sites.


NTPT Develop New Thin Ply Prepreg Technology

NTPT Develop New Thin Ply Prepreg Technology

08 December 2015

NTPT will demonstrate how Thin Ply Prepreg Technology can help bicycle designers develop lighter, stronger and faster frames at Cyclitech 20...


Innovation in Moulding Technique the Natural Choice

Innovation in Moulding Technique the Natural Choice

08 December 2015

A new composite moulding technique has been developed and now challenges traditional closed mould RTM/LRTM and Infusion processes as an alte...


RTP Company to Manufacture and Sell Custom Compounds Based on Solvay's Torlon Polyamide-imide

08 December 2015

Solvay Specialty Polymers has signed a new licensing agreement that enables RTP Company to manufacture and sell RTP Company custom compounds based on Solvay’s ultra-high performance Torlon polyamide-imide (PAI) polymer.


Boeing Completes Detailed Design for the 787-10 Dreamliner

08 December 2015

Boeing has completed detailed design for the 787-10 Dreamliner, achieving another major milestone in the development of the newest and longest member of the 787 family.