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Carbodeon Nickel-PTFE-Nanodiamond Coatings Offer Improved Abrasive Wear Resistance

Carbodeon Nickel-PTFE-Nanodiamond Coatings Offer Improved Abrasive Wear Resistance

04 July 2017

Carbodeon of Finland has worked with metal finishing specialist CCT Plating of Germany, to develop a new electroless nickel, PTFE and nanodi...


Hexcel Supports India's GSLV Mk III-D1 Launch Vehicle

20 June 2017

Hexcel congratulates VSSC on the successful first launch of India’s GSLV Mk III-D1 heavy lift launch vehicle on 5 June 2017.


Norco Targets Defence Sector

Norco Targets Defence Sector

06 June 2017

Norco Holdings is increasing its capability in providing lightweight composite structures to the defence sec...


Hexcel to Acquire Structil

06 June 2017

Hexcel has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire all of the shares of Structil, a French supplier of high-performance composites to the aerospace, defence and industrial markets.


Airborne and TenCate Sign Agreement for Satellite Systems

Airborne and TenCate Sign Agreement for Satellite Systems

16 May 2017

TenCate Advanced Composites and Airborne have signed a long-term supply agreement under which Airborne will use composite materials supplied...


Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub launched

Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub launched

09 May 2017

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub has held a launch event in Notti...


Aerotech Invests for Major Defence Project

Aerotech Invests for Major Defence Project

09 May 2017

Aerotech Precision Manufacturing has invested in new manufacturing equipment to support and strengthen its involvement in a major defence pr...


USQ’s Centre for Future Materials Claims Equipment Grant

11 April 2017

The University of Southern Queensland’s Centre for Future Materials (CFM) has received a major equipment grant of AU$250,000 to boost its test equipment portfolio in composites.


New ASTM Standard Helps Test 'Sandwich' Panels Used in Airplanes

28 March 2017

A new ASTM International standard will help test ‘sandwich’ panels, which are flat, lightweight, durable products often used in the cabin floors and other areas of airplanes.


Teijin Exhibits High Performance Products at JEC World 2017

14 March 2017

The Teijin Group will showcase a wide range of high-performance composite products at JEC World 2017.


Porcher Industries Writes Next Chapter in History With Massive Growth and Investment Plans Worth €50+M for 2017

Porcher Industries Writes Next Chapter in History With Massive Growth and Investment Plans Worth €50+M for 2017

07 March 2017

Porcher Industries will implement a multi-million Euro growth and restructuring phase as the company moves into 2017.


Granta Presents Latest Composite Information Management Software and Support for Simulation at JEC World

07 March 2017

Granta Design will present its latest software technology, solutions for managing composite data, support for composite simulation, and tools to aid the qualification and specification of composites, at JEC World 2017 in Paris.


Rubbercraft Showcase Custom Made High Performance Reusable Vacuum Bags at JEC World

Rubbercraft Showcase Custom Made High Performance Reusable Vacuum Bags at JEC World

07 March 2017

Rubbercraft will showcase its latest capabilities to design and custom manufacture elastomeric Reusable Vacuum Bags (RVB) during JEC World i...


Altair Wins Airbus Benchmarking Competition: HyperMesh and HyperView to Become Company's Pre- and Post-processing Tools

17 January 2017

Altair has won a benchmarking competition, and as a result Airbus will implement a new pre- and post-processing tool based on Altair's solutions HyperMesh and HyperView as the new platform worldwide.


Agency for Defense Development Licenses VABS Composite Simulation Software

17 January 2017

The Agency for Defense Development in South Korea has licensed and is leveraging AnalySwift’s VABS simulation software to accelerate the simulation of composite slender structures.


Norco Installs Temperature Controlled Room

Norco Installs Temperature Controlled Room

03 January 2017

Norco Holdings has installed a new environmentally controlled room at its Aerospace facility, opening up new opportunities for product manuf...


Permali Gloucester Selected to Supply Composite Ballistic Armour for Supacat HMT Extenda Vehicle

Permali Gloucester Selected to Supply Composite Ballistic Armour for Supacat HMT Extenda Vehicle

16 August 2016

Permali Gloucester has recently been awarded a contract to supply composite ballistic armour panels to Supacat.


Permali Gloucester Selected to Supply Composite Armour for UK's New Ajax Vehicle

Permali Gloucester Selected to Supply Composite Armour for UK's New Ajax Vehicle

09 August 2016

Permali Gloucester has recently been awarded a £15 million contract to supply composite armour materials to General Dynamics European Land S...


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).  


Quickstep Welcomes Australian Government’s Contract Award to Thales Australia

06 October 2015

Quickstep Holdings welcomed the Australian government's decision to award Thales Australia (Thales) a $1.5 billion supply contract to build the next generation of armoured vehicles for the Australian Defence Force.