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News for May 2012


Edra Equipamentos Develops Composite ATM

6th May 2012 0 comments

Edra Equipamentos has developed an ATM booth using composite materials that promises to draw attention for its looks and for its sustainable character.

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SP-High Modulus Silver Sponsor to Cowes Superyacht Cup 2012

6th May 2012 0 comments

SP-High Modulus is the silver sponsor of the 2012 Superyacht Cup in Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK.

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Formax’s New Glass Malitronic Multiaxial Machine Working at Full Capacity

6th May 2012 0 comments

Formax continues its dynamic plans for expansion with the completion of the installation of a new Karl Mayer 100” Malitronic Multiaxial machine.

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epm: technology Supports Composite UK 12th Annual Conference

6th May 2012 0 comments

epm technology is supporting and sponsoring the Composite UK 12th Annual Conference which will be held on the 10th and 11th May, Manchester Conference Centre, UK.

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GKN Aerospace use Umeco’s Composite Tooling Mandrels to Manufacture Airbus A350 XWB Wing Spars

6th May 2012 0 comments

Umeco manufactured a suite of large-scale tooling mandrels for GKN Aerospace using their tooling prepregs and GKN now uses these tools to produce Airbus A350 XWB rear wing spars using advanced fibre-placement (AFP) technology.

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Dixie Chemical Launches Bio-based Reactive Diluent

6th May 2012 0 comments

Dixie Chemical has launched a bio-based reactive diluent designed to replace or reduce styrene in many polyester and vinyl ester resin systems.

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Hexcel Opens Prepreg Plant Extension in Germany

6th May 2012 0 comments

Hexcel has officially opened an extension to its prepreg facility in Stade, Germany – a development that will increase plant capacity in order to support increasing build rates for the Airbus A350 XWB and legacy programmes.

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Boeing Enters $1 Billion Composite Manufacturing Accord with Mubadala

6th May 2012 0 comments

Boeing awarded a contract valued at $1 billion over 10 years to Mubadala Aerospace’s composite aerostructures unit, which will produce aircraft parts, as the Middle East expands its role as an aviation hub.

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SCIGRIP Secures Marineware as UK Distributor

6th May 2012 0 comments

SCIGRIP has appointed Marineware as a key distributor, supplying the UK marine market with SCIGRIP’s most cutting edge toughened adhesive chemistries and bonding systems.

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Barrday Composite Solutions Upgrades to AS9100C Quality Certification

6th May 2012 0 comments

Barrday Composite Solutions has earned AS9100, Revision C, certification for its Millbury, Massachusetts manufacturing facility. 

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