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Led by the Universities of Nottingham and Bristol, the Hub is a £10.3 million investment by the EPSRC to engage academics from across the UK to deliver a step-change in the production of polymer matrix composites Read more

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The University of Edinburgh has installed a P.E.I Pinette heated platen press and a Frigosystem chiller in its Processing Laboratory in its School of Engineering Read more

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SIMON D. JONES

The event, held at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham to coincide with the Advanced Engineering Show, saw over 300 people gather to celebrate the achievements of their peers, from individual personnel through to collaborative innovations Read more

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Developed with industry partners, Covestro unveiled the premium interior concept, featuring innovative seating concepts, smart surfaces and personalised lighting. Read more

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The ACRIM (All Composite Reduced Inertia Modular Wheels) project won the funding after entering the Niche Vehicle Network competition Read more

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To accommodate the expansion from six to eight production lines, a new hall covering around 1,500 square meters was constructed Read more

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Teijin will benefit from Benet’s automotive composite technologies and its well-proven supply record, which will serve as a solid foundation on which to further strengthen Teijin’s solution development capabilities Read more

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The aim of the project was to demonstrate a new biobased and economically viable carbon fibre precursor produced in Europe with European raw material, and to develop conditions for its processing into carbon fibre composites Read more

Materials

Developed in collaboration with Ford, the composite engine shroud creates an air gap between the engine compartment and the steel front bulkhead by wrapping around the back of the engine and meeting the strut towers on each side of the engine bay Read more

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Its Maezio brand of CFRTP composites are based on continuous carbon fibres impregnated with thermoplastics Read more

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The component parts have been formed using Haydale’s graphene-enhanced tooling materials Read more

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Bombardier’s resin-infused advanced composite wing underpins the Airbus A220 and is the first certified commercial aircraft wing made using resin transfer infusion Read more

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World-class speakers will take conference delegates on a journey from initial design, manufacture, testing, and through to the future of composites in the world of motorsport Read more

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The material, a composite material consisting of two components, retains a given shape when it is put into a magnetic field Read more

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Bell

As a partner on Bell’s Team Valor, GKN Aerospace has designed and manufactured the complete thermoset composite V-Tail for the Bell V-280 Valor Read more

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AIMPLAS CHARO PASCUAL

The result of the project will be a demonstrator for the later stages of the industrialisation process consisting of a sandwich panel structure for aircraft Read more

Industry News

From the 10th to 12th September, the industry meeting will bring together processors and users of fibre-reinforced plastics from across Europe in Stuttgart Read more

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To achieve the certification, TxV defined all process interactions and developed QMS documentation including a quality manual, work instructions and process for maintaining records to achieve full compliance with the standard Read more

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The company showcased advanced composites technology including OS-6 series and the new NCF-6 and CR-6 series at the recently held JEC World 2019 in Paris. Read more

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Larger vessels are driving the need for pilings that can protect ships, docks, canal entrances and the bases of bridges from damages Read more

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