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  • Submitted on 22 Aug 2018
    TenCate and SPIRIT members in Brazil

    TenCate Advanced Composites, part of the Toray Group, has marked the assembly of the São Paulo Initiative on Research on Innovative Thermoplastic Composites Solutions (SPIRIT) consortium in São José dos Campos, Brazil.

    The SPIRIT consortium...

  • Submitted on 21 Aug 2018
    Sea freight

    Composites UK has partnered with SITE Event Logistics to assist its members with getting their exhibition stand equipment and products to shows around the world.

    SITE offer a fully comprehensive exhibition logistics service and handle...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018
    Tufcot and Teknikprodukter

    Tufcot has announced that its long standing preferred partner in Sweden, Teknikprodukter will now also cover Norway. Tufcot say Teknikprodukter have done an excellent job in growing the Tufcot brand in Sweden so when the...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018
    Designers from FiberCore Europe and ECS Engineering worked together to create optimum dimensions and ECS also made special fork lift attachments for the logs, which were fitted on site in Burnham

    As part of a refurbishment and upgrade project, ECS Engineering Services has renewed drop gates at Baltic Wharf, Burnham on the River Crouch in Essex. The gates are based on its innovative stoplogs that are...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018

    At the beginning of the summer a student from the University of Sheffield joined Tufcot in the role of technical intern. Megan is studying for a Masters in Materials Science and Engineering. As part of...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018
    Tubes for Marine Applications at Tufcot

    Tufcot has been heavily investing in itself in order to achieve Lloyds approvals for the Marine sector and is an approved supplier of Rudder and Rudder Pintle bearings via the Lloyds Register grade T100MP. 


  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018
    AMC Comparison Chart

    Last month’s Alvant promoted the advantages of Aluminium Matrix Composites at Farnborough Air Show.

    Alvant, (previously Composite Metal Technology or CMT) is a recently launched British advanced materials technology business, created to respond to the...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018

    Tufcot® has been promoting its materials for use in many different applications in a variety of market sectors.

    One of which is the marine sector and includes deck crane bushes and bearings; Hatch cover pads;...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018
    Elastomers at Haydale

    Haydale has completed the installation and commissioning of a two-roll lab mill at its site in Loughborough, UK.

    This new investment will allow Haydale to compound nanomaterials into a range of elastomers which will support...

  • Submitted on 20 Aug 2018
    Carbon Veil

    Technical Fibre Products will be featuring their advanced nonwoven solutions at the China Composites Expo, to be held at SWEECC in Shanghai from 5-7 September. This year the focus will be on how TFP’s Optiveil®...


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