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Kaman UK Reduces Lead Time Risk for Development of Complex Aerospace Mould Tools

Kaman UK has significantly reduced development lead times for the design and manufacture of complex mould tools for composite part manufacture.  

The company has utilised innovative ‘springback’ modelling techniques which have reduced the time...

Magellan Aerospace Orders Airborne’s Automated Kitting System

Magellan Aerospace, a global enterprise providing integrated products to the aerospace industry worldwide, has awarded the contract for the delivery of an integrated Automated Kitting solution to Airborne, technology leader in advanced composites. The delivery...

Machining Advanced Composites to Customer Requirements at Shape

Shape Machining Ltd is continuing to explore and learn how to machine different advanced composite materials based on customer requirements.

Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “As well as our pattern and foam machining capability, we...

Frewer Involved in Kevlar Hinge for Aero Components

The Advanced Composites Division at Frewer Engineering has been active in the design and development of a Kevlar® hinge for a flexible aero component.

Speaking about the project, Divisional Head, Matthew Jeffreys said: “We have...

Frasers Aerospace Fight Back with Bacoban for Aerospace

Aircraft disinfection is a common and extensively used process used by airlines and private operators on a regular basis. Disinfection prevents passengers being infected by the growing number of viruses we hear about in the...

Tebis CAD/CAM/MES at Seco Tool’s Inspiration Through Innovation Aerospace Event

Tebis, a specialist in CAD/CAM and MES process solutions once again will be demonstrating its capabilities at Seco Tool’s Inspiration Through Innovation event which will be held at Seco UK headquarters in Alcester on Tuesday...

TPC 2019 to Focus on Aircraft of the Future

Returning for a sixth year, Thermoplastic Composites will take place on 3rd October 2019 in London.

This joint event, organised by Composites UK and the British Plastics Federation (BPF), will provide delegates with an exploration...

Rockwood Composites Partner with HAECO to Revolutionise Aircraft Seating

Rockwood Composites and HAECO Cabin Solutions have announced a partnership that will revolutionise aircraft seating for the business market. HAECO has commissioned Rockwood to do the tooling on its new “Eclipse” cabin platform for seat...

Total Composite Solutions Launches FAR 25.853 Compliant Epoxy Prepreg Solution for Aero Interior Applications

Total Composite Solutions (TCS) Ltd brings a market leading epoxy prepreg solution to the aerospace interiors sector. The material range developed and manufactured by Microtex Composites Srl, TCS’s prepreg partner, will allow substitution of traditional...

Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space Returns to London in February

This February 26 -28, the Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space Forum returns to London at the Hilton Wembley. This year’s event will be chaired by Paul Evans, Head of Manufacturing Technologies and Process, Airbus...

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