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  • Submitted on 25 Jan 2021

    Frewer's advanced composites team are designing novel solutions to incorporate air sealing in carbon composite structures for aero engine applications, along with designing light weight but highly loaded structures.

    The team are also working on...

  • Submitted on 20 Jan 2021

    Malcolm Forsyth, former Director of Global Strategy at Scott Bader, has joined the Composites UK team as Sustainability Manager.

    Malcolm’s arrival comes as the Association’s current Sustainability Manager, Stella Job, is leaving Composites UK to...

  • Submitted on 19 Jan 2021

    SHAPE Machining is working with Supernatural-X Ltd to develop a composite electric guitar, made from reclaimed carbon fibre.

    Managing Director, Ryan Muller said: “We are delighted to be working with Supernatural-X to create an electric...

  • Submitted on 18 Jan 2021

    SMC and BMC are composite materials ideal for making large, light, and intricate parts that combine structural performance with a smooth surface finish. For that reason, SMC and BMC are increasingly used in a broad...

  • Submitted on 18 Jan 2021
    Equipment at Collins Aerospace

    For 20 years, Collins Aerospace has developed, improved and manufactured filament wound products at its Composites Centre of Excellence in Banbury, UK. Filament winding is a highly automated, controlled and repeatable process that produces high...

  • Submitted on 14 Jan 2021
    Airbond Splicer

    Composites fibre splicing experts, Airbond, has increased the limits of normal splicers by a factor of 10 while at the same time enabling huge waste reduction. It is doubling its product range with the launch...

  • Submitted on 12 Jan 2021
    S2 Mini being inspected by CI Engineer

    Composite Integration acquires Silicone Composites to provide a single point of excellence for RTM, Infusion and silicone solutions.

    Composite Integration has recently announced its exciting new acquisition of Silicone Composites.

    Silicone Composites was established in...

  • Submitted on 12 Jan 2021

    The National Colleges for Advanced Transport & Infrastructure have been established to provide the higher-level skills needed to transform the UK rail and transport infrastructure networks. Two new Colleges in Doncaster and Birmingham have been...

  • Submitted on 12 Jan 2021
    Scott Bader Team

    Scott Bader Co Ltd is pleased to announce its partnership with Pultex GmbH for the distribution of Crestabond® and Crestomer® structural adhesives for composite applications in Germany.

    Established in 1991, Pultex have built long-term partnerships...

  • Submitted on 6 Jan 2021

    Teledyne CML Composites announces the award of a contract with Airbus in Madrid for the “Life Of Program” supply of composite wing components & assemblies on the A400M Tactical Airlifter.  

    Designed making extensive use...


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