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News for 29 July 2005


T-Foam Centre of SP Range to be Launched at RP Asia

29th July 2005 0 comments

SP, supplier of composite technology, will be presenting it’s range of structural cores at the Reinforced Plastics Asia exhibition in Bangkok on 26th and 27th August 2005.

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Researchers Make Strides in Exploiting Carbon Nanotubes for Composite Materials

29th July 2005 0 comments

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and university researchers report progress in the problem of overcoming processing obstacles so that the properties of the tiny cylindrical structures can be exploited in new polymer composite materials.

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DIAB to Host Sandwich Composite Course

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DIAB will be holding Core College, a full day of both theoretical and practical information on designing and building sandwich structures.

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Knight & Carver in Agreement to Increase Blade Production

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Knight & Carver’s Wind Blade Division has completed an exclusive licensing agreement with German firm Euros GmbH to build and market EU-51 Wind Blades, with an option to build other blades of up to 150.

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SAMPE Program to Focus on Nanocomposites

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As part of its fall technical conference and exhibits, the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) announced a new conference program focusing on nanocomposites.

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Experimental HondaJet Makes Debut at EAA AirVenture 2005

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The experimental HondaJet made its public world debut earlier this week at the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture 2005 in Wisconsin at one of the world’s largest annual aviation gathering.

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PPG Posts Record Sales Despite Announced Job Cuts

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PPG Industries have reported second quarter net income of $231 million, with sales of $2.66 billion, a record for any quarter.

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GKN Aerospace Expands Alabama Facility as Part of GEnx Program

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GKN Aerospace is to expand its composite structures and assembly plant in Alabama by 120,000 sq. ft. following recent orders which include an award by GE Engines for the GEnx Engine Program.

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Hexcel Reports Strongest Financial Performance Since 1998

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The Hexcel Corporation reported strong results for the second quarter of 2005, with net sales of $311.3 million, 14.4 percent higher than the same period last year.

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Virgin and Scaled Composites Form New Aerospace Company

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Sir Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, and Burt Rutan, President of Scaled Composites, have formed ‘The Spaceship Company’ to jointly manufacture spaceships for the personal spaceflight industry.

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