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  • Submitted on 4 Feb 2019
    FRIMO Machine

    Series production is actually a non-starter in die and mould manufacturing, with its usual lot size of one. But any company that uses standardisation, consistency and simulation in manufacturing like Frimo Sontra can achieve the...

  • Submitted on 31 Jan 2019
    Work at AMRC

    The 2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing (CCMPM) will take place on 10th to 11th October 2019 at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre's Knowledge Transfer Centre, Rotherham.

    This conference offers...

  • Submitted on 31 Jan 2019
    Carbon and glass fibre fabrics

    Composites UK is preparing some exciting events, projects and initiatives that will come to fruition in 2019.

    To close last year the Association welcomed five new member companies from across the supply chain: GKN Aerospace,...

  • Submitted on 29 Jan 2019
    Momentum Exterior

    The Momentum Group has proudly joined Composites UK to support R&D Tax Credit claims within the industry. Within the composite sector, research and development activities are a regular occurrence. R&D Tax Credits are the most...

  • Submitted on 29 Jan 2019
    New Year's Resolutions

    As we progress through the first month of 2019, many will be optimistically embracing New Year resolutions and establishing new routines for a productive lifestyle. Across the UK, some of the most common resolutions that...

  • Submitted on 28 Jan 2019

    With the construction market being one of the largest in the world, the industry continues to look for materials to enable innovative designs for projects or to offer novel solutions to challenge industry specifications and...

  • Submitted on 28 Jan 2019
    The Consumable Solutions Van

    GRP Consumable Solutions is delighted to provide a new mobile consumable stock solution to the composite sector. Nick Robinson, our Mobile Solutions Representative, will be pleased to deliver a wide range of specialist composite consumables...

  • Submitted on 28 Jan 2019
    Aluminium Matrix Composite specialist, Alvant, has achieved a 40 per cent rotor weight saving on an axial flux electric motor (pictured, patent pending) while increasing the rotor’s power-to-inertia ratio potential

    Engineers seeking to significantly improve the efficiency and performance of electric motors could benefit from using aluminium matrix composites (AMCs), according to research from the Innovate UK ‘Make it Lighter with Less’ R&D competition. The...

  • Submitted on 28 Jan 2019
    Full service team at Rhodes Interform

    Rhodes Interform, the Group Rhodes business which specialises in bespoke composite and metal forming machinery, has expanded its team with the appointment of three new service engineers to enhance its services to customers.

    New starters...

  • Submitted on 28 Jan 2019

    FDM Digital Solutions are delighted to announce we are bringing PEEK and carbon filled PEEK printing to the UK through our partnership with the innovative Italian 3D printer manufacturer Roboze.

    PEEK is a semi crystalline...


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