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Advanced Engineering 2018
Austrak, Laing O’Rourke and USQ Partner on Composite Rail Technology

Austrak, Laing O’Rourke and USQ Partner on Composite Rail Technology

09 October 2018

Australian organisations Austrak, Laing O’Rourke and the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) have joined forces to develop polymer compo...


Elemental RP1 Sports Car Showcases Capabilities of Tailored Fibre Placement

Elemental RP1 Sports Car Showcases Capabilities of Tailored Fibre Placement

09 October 2018

Designers at Elemental Motor have utilised tailored fibre placement (TPF) to extend the use of carbon composites in its RP1 sports car.


Techsil Launches Clear Epoxy Adhesive for Carbon Fibre

Techsil Launches Clear Epoxy Adhesive for Carbon Fibre

09 October 2018

Techsil has developed a clear, epoxy adhesive called EP25880 Clear that cures fast and provides a strong, tough and durable bond on carbon f...


CRP USA Presents Windform Composite Materials at Satellite Innovation 2018

CRP USA Presents Windform Composite Materials at Satellite Innovation 2018

09 October 2018

CRP USA will display solutions for the space industry manufactured in the Windform family of materials at Satellite Innovation 2018 at the S...


NAUM 2018 Graphene Nanotubes Event Open to the Public

NAUM 2018 Graphene Nanotubes Event Open to the Public

09 October 2018

Innovators and industry pioneers will gather to discuss the latest applications of graphene nanotubes at the Nanoaugmented Materials Industr...


Hexcel Opens Carbon Fibre Plant in France

09 October 2018

Hexcel has officially opened its new plant at the Les Roches-Roussillon Chemicals Industry Platform in Isère, France, which is its first combined precursor and carbon fibre plant outside the US.


Evonik Launches VISIOMER GLYFOMA Low-Odour Reactive Diluent

09 October 2018

Evonik has launched VISIOMER GLYFOMA (glycerol formal methacrylate), a low-odour reactive diluent which can be used anywhere low-VOC properties are required. This makes VISIOMER GLYFOMA a label-free alternative to styrene and methyl methacrylate (MMA) in composite resin, gel-coats and adhesive formulations, where it can replace styrene and MMA, either partially or in full.


Diab’s Science-Based Targets Approved

09 October 2018

Core materials manufacturer Diab has set emission reduction targets which have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative.


BYK Demonstrates Additives Expertise at Fakuma 2018

09 October 2018

BYK will present its complete portfolio of high-performance additives for plastics, including its solutions for composites, at Fakuma 2018 on 16-20 October in Friedrichshafen, Germany.


Ellsworth Adhesives Absorbs John Burn Brand

09 October 2018

Composite materials distributor John Burn has announced that it will cease to trade as a stand-alone entity but will remain fully operational under its parent company Ellsworth Adhesives.


TenCate Advanced Composites Receives Boeing Supplier Award

09 October 2018

TenCate Advanced Composites has received a 2017 Boeing Performance Excellence Award – Silver Level.


Eclipse Composite Engineering Achieves ISO Certification

09 October 2018

Eclipse Composite Engineering’s manufacturing operations in Utah, US, has achieved the ISO 9001:2015 international quality standard under the scope of “design and manufacture of composite material items for the United States Military and DoD agencies.”


WBD Lawyers Join UK Officials on US Economic Development Tour

09 October 2018

Lawyers from Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) will join members of the UK’s North East Automotive Alliance (NEAA) and the Department of International Trade (DIT) on an international trade delegation on a tour of the Southeastern US’s thriving automotive industry.