Decontaminating filters can handle a higher load after Ettlinger expanded its portfolio. more

28 Nov 2017 15:41 Industry News

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

22 Nov 2017 15:57 Industry News

After buying new injection moulding machinery, Linecross hopes to up production to meet rising demand. more

21 Nov 2017 09:49 Industry News

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub (The Hub) has released its second call for feasibility studies. more

20 Nov 2017 11:54 Materials

Belfast-based SME, CCP Gransden, has been recognised for its development and advancement of lightweight composite components at an industry awards ceremony. more

16 Nov 2017 16:21 Industry News

Solvay is building its portfolio to produce composite materials by acquiring a German producer of high-quality ‘precursor’ for large-tow (50K) polyacrylonitrile (PAN) carbon fibres. more

9 Nov 2017 15:49 Materials


Lucy Young

River waste has been recycled into a plastic composite for a new boat design, starting a fleet of river cleaning vessels for Isle of Dogs' children. more

3 Nov 2017 12:31 Materials

JEC Asia has handed an award to R-Tech Materials for advancing safety sensors in hydrogen fuel cells. more

27 Oct 2017 11:53 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



Moulding specialist KraussMaffei fits mould carrier for RTM processes at leading research centre in Munich. more

3 May 2017 10:34 Machinery

A new timber plastic composite has gone on sale in the UK by two businessmen aiming to replace wooden decking. more

5 Apr 2017 08:35 Industry News

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

30 Mar 2017 17:02 Materials

Covestro has been awarded the JEC Innovation Award in the Raw Materials category for a new polyurethane matrix for composites with high UV, weathering and chemical resistance. more

16 Mar 2017 12:36 Industry News



KraussMaffei has joined materials scientists at the Institute for Lightweight Engineering and Polymer Technology at Dresden University of Technology to advance FRP metal hybrids. more

21 Feb 2017 12:30 Machinery

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A moulding process by Evonik that combines composite compression moulding and pultrusion can reportedly boost rates of parts manufacture. more

1 Feb 2017 10:55 Materials

ARRK has added a spray-painting booth to its composites centre in Nuneaton. more

26 Jan 2017 16:31 Industry News

Manufacturer of high quality plastic parts, Polytec Group, has announced plans to build a new manufacturing facility in Telford, England, to supply the automotive industry. more

16 Jan 2017 10:49 Industry News

Provider of advanced carbon fibre processing technologies, Surface Generation, has started work on an 18-month research and development project to produce affordable lightweight carbon fibre components for the automotive industry. more

11 Jan 2017 17:18 Industry News

Cranfield University has invested in a new composite curing press in order to carry out vital research into composite materials for aerospace and automotive industry applications. more

30 Dec 2016 14:00 Machinery

An advanced range of lightweight, scratch resistant thermoplastics has passed accelerated materials performance trials with a Tier 1 moulder, giving it potential for commercial use. more

28 Oct 2016 16:08 Materials