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  • Submitted on 13 May 2020
    Spurgear Quench

    In COMSOL® version 5.5, the Design Module provides an entirely new sketching tool for easier creation and more versatile parametric control of geometry models. New and updated solvers speed up a wide range of simulations....

  • Submitted on 7 May 2020

    Nortest, the supplier of polymer test equipment from Elastocon AB, Lambient LLC and Hildebrand Gmbh. will become TTS Nortest from 1st June 2020.

    The company, founded in 1989 by Brian Robson, previously employed by H.W.Wallace,...

  • Submitted on 7 May 2020
    Billy McKenna

    Aro PR and Marketing is launching a pro bono PR service to celebrate the work of engineering, science and composites businesses helping to fight COVID-19.

    The service is a one-off campaign, which includes writing a...

  • Submitted on 6 May 2020
    Awards Dinner 2019

    Composites UK has released the nomination forms for its 2020 Industry Awards.

    The annual award presentation celebrates the achievements of the UK composites industry, in categories covering company efforts and successes on an individual level....

  • Submitted on 6 May 2020

    Frewer's Advanced Composites team is developing further links with composite component manufacturers to enable the company to provide a "turnkey" solution to its customers for design & make. Designing lightweight composite aero engine intakes is...

  • Submitted on 5 May 2020

    The need to strengthen and simplify UK engineering supply chains by reshoring aspects of production has been a major topic of industry debate for decades.

    Ever since manufacturers began outsourcing production to more competitively priced...

  • Submitted on 5 May 2020

    Composites UK members have been showcasing how they have adapted to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic in a series of videos produced by the Association.

    Scott Bader, FAC Technology and the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC)...

  • Submitted on 5 May 2020
    Work at Warwick

    Recent reports suggest that in the coming weeks, we will start to see a gradual reduction of the lockdown in the UK. It is anticipated that the process will be in stages as the Government...

  • Submitted on 5 May 2020
    MSD Modular GRP Building Assembly

    In light of the ongoing international refugee and pandemic crisis.

    MSD Design Ltd and GRP Aberdeen Ltd have designed and manufactured an insulated GRP composite building system that can be delivered to anywhere in the...

  • Submitted on 5 May 2020
    AMRC Ventilator Production

    Six months after being hailed a ‘game changer’ for the North Wales economy, the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Cymru is playing an essential role in an unfamiliar game, helping save lives...


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