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  • Submitted on 12 Oct 2020

    Global composites technology company, Exel Composites, has appointed Jens Hanusch as its Head of Sales for the North, East and Central Europe regions. Based in Germany, Hanusch will support the global sales team to increase...

  • Submitted on 12 Oct 2020
    Walking in the forest

    The Composites UK operations team will be participating in a 10-mile walk, in aid of its chosen charity of the year, YoungMinds.

    The walk will take place on 9th December in and around the Chatsworth...

  • Submitted on 8 Oct 2020
    Awards DInner 2019

    Composites UK has revealed the shortlist for its 2020 composites industry awards.

    The shortlisted entries for each award are as follows (announced in alphabetical order):

    • Innovation in Manufacture – CCP Gransden | Cygnet Texkimp
    • ...
  • Submitted on 7 Oct 2020

    Lightweighting in manufacture is an urgent objective, most particularly for the transport sector.

    To date, the lack of a satisfactory joining solution has deterred designers from specifying polypropylene (PP) based composite materials in many areas...

  • Submitted on 7 Oct 2020

    Throughout 2020, GOM sites across the world have been running Metal Forming Knowledge Day globally, starting with the live event at GOM HQ in Braunschweig and then virtually through online portals.

    GOM shows worldwide how...

  • Submitted on 6 Oct 2020
    Detailed Inspection at Rockwood Composites

    Rockwood Composites, manufacturers of composite components, are celebrating ten years of rapid growth, with a six-fold increase in the workforce and turnover increasing almost 10-fold.

    This has included over 50% growth compared to last year...

  • Submitted on 5 Oct 2020
    Ecodry Plus

    Leybold expands its ECODRY plus product family of dry multi-stage Roots vacuum pumps for laboratory, research and development and analytical applications. The current ECODRY 40 and 65 plus models are now joined by the new,...

  • Submitted on 5 Oct 2020

    After pausing the 2020 UK Composites Industry Market Study due to the Covid-19 lockdown, as the Government has now eased lockdown restrictions and many businesses are now able to reopen under social distancing guidelines, the...

  • Submitted on 5 Oct 2020
    Anacarda use cashew nut shell liquid to create Phenalkamine curing agents

    Anacarda Ltd, specialists in the manufacture of polymers derived from cashew nutshell liquid, has revealed strong growth over the past five years, with an increase in sales volume of over 20-fold which is forecast to...

  • Submitted on 1 Oct 2020

    Testia has always been at the forefront of composites and aerospace industry, supporting training, inspections and providing services to the aerostructure industry as a whole since 1992.

    From its training school in Bristol Testia Ltd....


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