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Bell Launches New Ultra Light Carbon Fibre Helmet

Bell Launches New Ultra Light Carbon Fibre Helmet

17 November 2015

Bell Helmets has launched its new Pro Star helmet reinforced by TeXtreme; its lightest and strongest shells ever.


Airbus Helicopters Accelerates Industrialisation in the UK

17 November 2015

Airbus Helicopters has received funding from the Department for Business Innovations and Skills (BIS) for two separate projects: one supported by the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) and the other through Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative (AMSCI).  


Arevo Labs Introduces First-of-its-Kind Robotic Additive Manufacturing Platform for 3D Printing Composite Parts

Arevo Labs Introduces First-of-its-Kind Robotic Additive Manufacturing Platform for 3D Printing Composite Parts

17 November 2015

Arevo Labs has introduced a scalable Robot-based Additive Manufacturing (RAM) platform for fabricating 3D printed composite parts.


Record Numbers Flock to UK’s Biggest Engineering Trade Show

17 November 2015

The UK’s largest annual trade show and open conference for the high performance engineering sectors closed its doors to record numbers of visitors this November.


AIC to Upgrade Systems on 40m Autoclave

AIC to Upgrade Systems on 40m Autoclave

17 November 2015

AIC Group has won an order to upgrade two autoclaves of a major Japanese aerospace company with its AMCS (Autoclave Management and Control S...


Cygnet Texkimp’s Thermoplastic Research Cell Goes Live

17 November 2015

Cygnet Texkimp has created a thermoplastic research cell to develop the next generation of high tech materials including carbon fibre and composites for the international aerospace, automotive and oil and gas industries.


International Composites Seminar Brings Together 350 People in São Paulo

International Composites Seminar Brings Together 350 People in São Paulo

17 November 2015

350 people participated in the International Composites Seminar last week in São Paulo, Brazil; an event organised by the Latin American Com...


Alderley Park: the New Home of AVS-SYS

Alderley Park: the New Home of AVS-SYS

17 November 2015

AVS-SYS has completed its move to a new and larger manufacturing site, located just south of Manchester, UK, which provides the space and fa...


Strongwell Corporation Receive ACE Award

Strongwell Corporation Receive ACE Award

17 November 2015

Strongwell Corporation has been awarded the American Composites Manufacturers Association’s (ACMA) ACE Award in the Infinite Possibility for...


Hexion Helps Lotus Make Its Fastest Production Road Car Ever

17 November 2015

A specially formulated glass- and carbon-fibre epoxy resin system from Hexion, processed at Hexion’s Combined Composite Technologies (CCT) business unit based in Fareham, UK, is helping Lotus take lighter, faster sports cars to the next level.


Joint Program to Promote Waterborne PU Technology for Textiles

17 November 2015

Isotex Engineering has joined forces with Covestro to develop and market technologies for PU synthetics, technical textiles, films and foams based on INSQIN waterborne polyurethane technology.


RAMPF and Reutlingen University Enter Powerful Partnership for Research

17 November 2015

The RAMPF Group has agreed a sponsorship contract with Reutlingen University, a cooperation which aims to bring about an intensive knowledge and technology transfer with the faculties of Applied Chemistry and Engineering.


Development Team Behind CMR-Free Rheological Additives Acknowledged With The BYK Advance Innovation Prize

Development Team Behind CMR-Free Rheological Additives Acknowledged With The BYK Advance Innovation Prize

17 November 2015

Amended labeling for N-ethylpyrrolidone (NEP), which can be found as a solvent in additives, has also necessitated adjustments to the labeli...


A World First for Revolution Fibres

A World First for Revolution Fibres

17 November 2015

New Zealand company Revolution Fibres has received AS9100c certification allowing it to further develop nanofibre products for its aerospace...


ASTM International Launches Campaign in Smart Manufacturing

17 November 2015

ASTM International has launched a campaign that strengthens its commitment to serve as the global leader in smart-manufacturing standards.


Record Numbers Attend 2015 UK Composites Industry Awards Dinner

Record Numbers Attend 2015 UK Composites Industry Awards Dinner

17 November 2015

Composites UK, the Trade Association for the UK composites industry, welcomed 250 attendees to its Awards Dinner on 4 November 2015, a repor...


Far-UK Wins Composites UK Engineering 2015 Innovation in Design Award

Far-UK Wins Composites UK Engineering 2015 Innovation in Design Award

17 November 2015

At this year’s Composites UK Industry Awards annual dinner, the ‘Innovation in Design’ award was won by Far-UK for its super lightweight car...


Brazilian Composites Sector Elects the 2015 Top of Mind Companies

17 November 2015

Approximately 200 people participated in the the Brazilian Composites Industry Top of Mind award ceremony, held on 5 November 2015 at Transamérica Expo Center, in São Paulo, Brazil.


VERICUT V7.4 in Pole Position at Williams F1

17 November 2015

Over 100 people from almost 60 of the UK’s leading technology manufacturing companies attended CGTech’s latest VUE 2015 (VERICUT Users Exchange), held on 29 September 2015, at Williams F1, Oxfordshire, UK.


Allinea HPC Transforms Software for Science at SC15

17 November 2015

Allinea Software is set to demonstrate significant extensions to its Forge integrated development tool suite and Performance Reports analytics tool at the SC15 exhibition in Austin, Texas, US on 16-19 November 2015.  


SPE Automotive Division Names Winners for 45th Annual Automotive Innovation Awards

17 November 2015

The Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) have announced the category and Grand Award winners for its 45th-annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition, the oldest and largest recognition event in the automotive and plastics industries.