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  • Submitted on 17 Oct 2018
    The team at Coleg Gwent

    Coleg Gwent welcomed companies including Zodiac Aerospace Ltd, GKN Aerospace and British Airways to the opening of its Dennison Advanced Materials Centre, the first of its kind in Wales. Economy Secretary, Ken Skates, officially opened...

  • Submitted on 17 Oct 2018
    Seat support

    Composites Evolution, Bercella and Element Materials Technology (Element) have successfully completed the development and testing of a composite cantilever support for rail passenger seating.
    The component, which is 1 meter long but weighs less...

  • Submitted on 17 Oct 2018

    Prea Limited is a global management consultancy in the polymer-composite, plastics, rubber, adhesives, and chemicals industry with headquarters in Manchester, UK, and offices worldwide.

    At the Advanced Engineering Show, MD Pravin Mistry will be walking...

  • Submitted on 17 Oct 2018
    David King, VP and Chief Special Operations Officer of Aston Martin, and Nick Tiffin, Sales Director TenCate Advanced Composites

    TenCate Advanced Composites, part of the Toray Group and a leading global developer and manufacturer of advanced composite materials, and Aston Martin announce their technical partnership for the Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar program.

    TenCate is...

  • Submitted on 16 Oct 2018
    Additional Faro laser scanning inspection arm

    Shape Machining has recently commissioned another Faro laser scanning inspection arm as part of the continuous improvement programme.

    Managing Director, Peter McCool, said: “It has always been important for us to ensure that the quality...

  • Submitted on 16 Oct 2018

    A skateboard, architectural panels and a rigid roof for boats – all three products rely on Chomarat composite reinforcements. The three designs will be on display at CAMX Expo in the demonstration area of COMPOSITES...

  • Submitted on 15 Oct 2018
    Attendees of the 2017 Show

    Advanced Engineering 2018 has announced that the exhibition space in its Composites Engineering zone is nearly sold out with only four stands remaining. The zone has already attracted leading names from the industry including PRF...

  • Submitted on 15 Oct 2018
    Tooling at Formaplex

    Tooling has been identified as one of the key areas for the development of the UK composites supply chain, initially through the Composites Leadership Forum (CLF) Automotive groups’ work with the Automotive Council on light-weighting...

  • Submitted on 15 Oct 2018

    Composites UK members SHAPE Machining, Oxford Advanced Surfaces and Bindatex Advanced Materials Cutting have successfully gained a place on a Global Business Innovation Program.

    They have been selected to join an Innovate UK funded trade...

  • Submitted on 12 Oct 2018
    Geraint and Rebecca at R-Tech

    R-Tech Materials, one of the UK’s leading test laboratories for composite materials, is pleased to announce that it has achieved Nadcap accreditation for the testing of non-metallic materials for the aerospace industry. The scope of...


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