Carbon Fibre

A composites firm in Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, has sold its carbon fibre car parts division. more

22 Nov 2017 15:57 Industry News

German reporcessing firm WIPAG acquired by Albis. more

4 Oct 2017 16:17 Industry News

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Surface Generation sets up facility for its additive manufacturing process research which will employ twelve staff. more

2 Oct 2017 10:57 Industry News

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Russia has developed a lightweight single-aisle passenger plane, using carbon fibre in its wings and body. more

31 May 2017 10:47 Materials

The Institut für Textiltechnik at RWTH-Aachen University has made an easily transportable double-bass from carbon fibre, with a detachable neck but no depletion of sound quality. more

26 May 2017 10:44 Materials

The patented PtFS system was delivered to Iowa-based Quatro Composites more

11 May 2017 16:29 Industry News

TJ Composites has teamed with Custom Composites to help him break into the competitive kayak building market. more

10 May 2017 11:59 Materials

Custom Composites uses carbon fibre tubes to create a resistant and accessible version of the Windcheetah tricycle. more

30 Mar 2017 17:02 Materials



ELG Carbon Fibre has announced a joint development plant with Adesso Advanced Materials to make components for Chery electric cars. more

17 Feb 2017 11:22 Materials

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McLaren Automotive has announced a major investment into UK car manufacturing with plans to develop polymer chassis technology at a brand-new factory in South Yorkshire. more

9 Feb 2017 16:48 Industry News

At the K Show, ELG Carbon Fibre will be promoting its new range of 2.7 metre nonwoven recycled mats, the first available at this width. more

5 Oct 2016 12:00 K 2016

A prototype boat that features a mono-hull constructed entirely from recyclable thermoplastic composites has been successfully launched on the ocean. more

4 Oct 2016 14:53 Materials

UK-manufactured vehicles featuring lightweight carbon fibre have hit the screens in style this week as the stars of the latest 007 epic, SPECTRE. more

27 Oct 2015 08:37

A carbon fibre-reinforced high-performance polymer has been selected by Airbus Helicopters to replace aluminium in an aircraft door fitting of the Airbus A350-900, a decision said to improve component quality and reduce weight and costs by 40%. more

14 Oct 2015 08:42 Materials

Sports goods manufacturer, Prince, has chosen TeXtreme Spread Tow reinforcements for use in its new collection of tennis racquets. more


UK-based Axon Automotive has been awarded the Jury Prize at the JEC 2015 for the composite chassis used in the Intrado hydrogen-powered crossover car. more

27 May 2015 10:55 Materials

Hexcel has announced the construction of a carbon fibre plant in Roussillon, France as a part of its ongoing worldwide investment. more

25 May 2015 11:30 Industry News

Swiss-based developer of precision composite parts has developed an instrument part it says will revolutionise the music industry. more

13 May 2015 12:15 Materials

Vehicles manufactured in the UK have been assigned a very special mission –to help 007 evade the enemy in the latest James Bond movie. more

10 Feb 2015 11:20 Industry News

Stewart Group Holdings, a UK manufacturer of technical plastic moulded products, says it has become the first Tier One supplier in the world to create moulds from soluble plastics. more

14 Apr 2014 15:28 Industry News