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  • Submitted on 19 Sep 2019
    BS476-Pt 7 Test rig & GRP panel

    Composites UK, supported by the National Composites Centre (NCC), has launched a Good Practice Guide on the topic of fire performance for fibre reinforced polymer composites (FRPs). With funding from the NCC the guide was...

  • Submitted on 19 Sep 2019
    EUCIA Award Winners

    Finn Kooijman (student Industrial Design Engineering at Technical University Delft) has won the Gold Award of the SMC BMC Design Award 2019. During the Award Ceremony at Composites Europe he presented the Arcus, a docking...

  • Submitted on 19 Sep 2019
    New Digital Manufacturing Centre

    Funding has been secured for a new Digital Manufacturing Centre at Silverstone Park, that is forecast to generate £9 million additional economic value for the area. The project is led by high-performance engineering consultancy KW...

  • Submitted on 18 Sep 2019

    The National Composites Centre (NCC) and Airborne UK are working together to design a system to collect and store data from an Automated Fibre Placement (AFP) machine.
    Airborne UK and the NCC...

  • Submitted on 18 Sep 2019

    Scott Bader, a world-wide adhesives, resins and gelcoats manufacturer, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Kevin Matthews as Executive Chairman with immediate effect.  He succeeds Dr.Jean-Claude Pierre who has served as CEO for...

  • Submitted on 18 Sep 2019
    TFP Metal Coated Veil

    Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will be exhibiting their nonwoven solutions for advanced composites at CAMX, Anaheim from 24-26 September.

    On display will be materials from TFP’s Optiveil®, Optimat® and Tecnofire® ranges, specifically designed for use...

  • Submitted on 16 Sep 2019
    Tufcot team at the event

    Tufcot exhibitied at Europe’s biggest Offshore Conference and Exhibition which ran from 3 - 6 September in Aberdeen at P & J Live. The exhibition was a huge success for Tufcot and allowed the company...

  • Submitted on 16 Sep 2019
    Low Orbit Antenna

    SpaceAM is pleased to announce the call for speakers for its conference being held on 24th – 25th June 2020 in the heart of Oxfordshire, UK. The region is a major space technology hotspot in...

  • Submitted on 16 Sep 2019
    Rockwood new press

    Rockwood Composites announced today (16 September 2019) an increase in its workforce by 50 percent in the past six months.

    The company has also designed and is building two new 100 tonne presses, which will...

  • Submitted on 13 Sep 2019
    Airborne's digital client

    Airborne has announced it has created the world’s first portal to design and print composite parts, produced by industrial and qualified automated manufacturing systems. 

    In essence, composite manufacturing is already an additive manufacturing process in...


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