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  • Submitted on 26 Nov 2019

    PREA has composite companies for sale nationally and globally. In addition it has clients that are looking to acquire composite and other companies. Please contact PREA in confidence on info@prea.co.uk or 0161 2078007.

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  • Submitted on 21 Nov 2019

    Solvay is investing heavily in TPC technology development and process industrialization and recognizes the TPRC as a leading innovative R&D platform. Solvay joined as a Tier 1 member, which grants Solvay access to the research...

  • Submitted on 21 Nov 2019
    Inspiring the next generation of female engineers

    More than 100 schoolgirls from across the Sheffield City Region have now been shown the huge potential of a career in engineering thanks to the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) #AMRCtribe campaign....

  • Submitted on 19 Nov 2019
    Sigmatex at the NAA Awards

    Sigmatex, a global leader in the design and manufacture of carbon fibre textiles to the Composites industry, has been selected as the winner of the Bentley Motors sponsored Company of the Year award at the...

  • Submitted on 19 Nov 2019
    Matt Cox Joins Dash

    Matt Cox, thirty-year composites industry veteran, has joined engineering specialist Dash. The ex-Founder of URT Composites is now Operations Manager at the Oxford firm, and will oversee a diverse range of projects in Dash’s composites...

  • Submitted on 18 Nov 2019

    A recent study carried out by innovation specialist MPA found that one in five (21%) innovation active engineering firms are not taking advantage of the government’s R&D Tax Credit scheme, which allows companies to claim...

  • Submitted on 18 Nov 2019

    Frewer Engineering's Matthew Jeffreys, Divisional Head of Composites, and his team are busy developing optimised lay-ups and materials selection for lightweight aero-engine gas turbine intakes along with a variety of commercial composite structure based projects....

  • Submitted on 18 Nov 2019

    In manufacturing, release films prevent the adhesion of moulded parts to a tool and vacuum bags enable atmospheric pressure to compress composite material in the Vacuum Assisted Resin Transfer Moulding process. Dielectric sensors typically must...

  • Submitted on 18 Nov 2019
    Airborne

    For the solar array of ESA’s JUICE mission to Jupiter, Airborne delivered the last 4 out of 10 XL substrate panels to Airbus Defence and Space Netherlands. As timing is critical for the interplanetary spacecraft...

  • Submitted on 18 Nov 2019
    AES 2019

    Advanced Engineering 2019 wrapped up for another year on 31 October, after welcoming over 550 exhibitors and over 15,000 attendees, a five per cent rise from the previous year, to the National Exhibition Centre in...

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