05 June 2018
05 June 2018
Kordsa’s manufacturing facility at the Composite Technologies Centre of Excellence, a technology hub inaugurated in cooperation with Sabancı University, Turkey, has received BS EN ISO 9001:2015 and EN 9100:2016 (AS9100D) certification, an international standard for quality and risk management in the aerospace and defence industry.
The company says this certificate confirms its commitment to high quality service to domestic and global customers and will be a major advantage in realising its targets in the aerospace industry.
The Metyx Hungary factory, located in Kaposvár, has recently expanded its warehousing facilities, adding an additional 3,024 m2 of enclosed storage space for composite technical fabrics, packaging and FRP tooling.
The American Composites Manufacturers Association participated in a roundtable discussion about the IMAGINE Act. Known as the Innovative Materials in American Growth and Infrastructure, Newly Expanded (IMAGINE) Act, the new bill is designed to promote the increased use of innovative materials like fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, as well as new manufacturing methods to accelerate the deployment and extend the life of infrastructure projects.
Coriolis Composites has been selected by the National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) at Wichita State University (WSU), US, to provide a thermoplastics capable Automated Fibre Placement (AFP) system.