Industry News – Composites UK

Tebis Present CAD/CAM/MES Intelligent Manufacturing at MACH 2024

Tebis, a specialist provider of CAD/CAM and MES solutions which offers world leading advanced intelligent manufacturing technologies for CNC machining process optimisation, standardisation and CAM automation, will be exhibiting at MACH 2024. The event is to be held at NEC in Birmingham from Monday the 15th until Friday the 19th of April 2024. Tebis will […]

MACH And Engineering Supply Chain Show 2024

Where Key Manufacturing Engineers, Decision Makers and Buyers Go To Find, Specify and Purchase New Equipment and Services The world-renowned bi-annual MACH show returns to the NEC Birmingham, UK on 15 – 19 April 2024. The exhibition is recognised as the UK’s largest national exhibition for inspiring, innovating, and connecting manufacturing and will showcase a […]

JETCAM Partners With ZOOMFAB To Distribute Express Estimator Software

The cloud-based solution will enable sheet metal fabricators to generate accurate andfast quotes for their customers. JETCAM, a leading provider of CAD/CAM and nesting software for the sheet metal industry, is now amaster distributor of the ZOOMFAB Express Estimator Software. This cloud-based solution on allowssheet metal fabricators to generate quotes quickly and accurately for their […]

North West Aerospace Alliance and Composites UK Announce Collaborative Member Pavilion at Farnborough International Airshow 2024

The North West Aerospace Alliance (NWAA) and Composites UK are pleased to come together and host a joint pavilion stand at the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) 2024. FIA is a biennial, week-long event demonstrating innovations and developments in civilian and military aircraft. The 150sqm collaborative stand will house 28 companies from within each organisation’s respective […]

Chairman Meets with Minister of State for Trade Policy

On the morning of the 23rd January, our Chairman, Prof. Alan Banks, met with other UK industry leaders and Greg Hands MP – Minister of State for Trade Policy. This was an informal meeting organised by Make UK where the delegates were able to pose questions to the DBT team regarding issues faced by UK […]

Chairman’s Comment: UK Critical Imports and Supply Chains Strategy

We read with interest the Governments first Critical Imports and Supply Chain Strategy paper that aims to build resilience to the UK. This is an important topic and one that will be key to the future of our members. Whilst we applaud the lengths taken by Government towards resilience, there were a few omissions that […]

Composites UK to Host the UK Pavilion at JEC World 2024

Composites UK is organising the UK Pavilion at JEC World 2024 for the third time in as many years. Taking place on 5 – 7 March 2024 in Paris, France, the JEC World exhibition hosts the composites industry’s major players in a spirit of innovation, business and networking from across Europe and beyond. The UK […]

Seawork Careers and Training Day Addresses the Marine Skills Shortage.

The commercial marine industry needs the next generation of innovators and problem solvers to help shape the future of the world we live in. The European Commission has identified the need for investment in skills and career development in the Blue Economy, stating, ‘Our coasts and seas have thepotential to deliver sustainable growth and jobs […]

Chairman’s End of Year Message

The UK composites industry ends the year in a very strong position. As we look towards the end of 2023, it’s worth reflecting on what we have achieved. The UK composites industry is now worth £12.3bn to the UK economy (a 14% increase over a year ago) and employs 48,200 employees. This is a significant […]