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Future Light Automotive Summit 2019 - Free Tickets for Automotive OEMs

Mass reduction and lightweighting vehicles is a huge challenge that consists of large complex teams working on separate elements to achieve the same goal. This highlights the need for collaboration, and to gain an understanding...

BASF and Toray Advanced Composites Sign Supply Agreement to Bring Innovative Tape Technology to the Automotive Industry

Toray Advanced Composites and BASF signed a manufacturing and supply agreement focused on the production of continuous fibre reinforced thermoplastic (CFRT) tapes for the automotive and industrial markets. Toray Advanced Composites will produce high quality...

Fully Funded PhD Opportunity at the Automotive Composites Research Centre, WMG

Applications are invited for a PhD position to work on a project in automotive composites. The successful candidate will join WMG’s Automotive Composites Research Centre (ACRC). The centre focuses on the development of carbon fibre...

Haydale Graphene-Enhanced Composite Tooling and Automotive Body Panels Showcased at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Haydale has announced that its graphene-enhanced prepreg has now been incorporated in the composite tooling and automotive body panels of the new BAC Mono R, which made its debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Briggs...

Ford, JLR and Aston Martin Speakers Announced

Composites UK is working closely with the Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) on the 2019 Automotive Showcase, taking place on 20th June at WMG’s International Digital Laboratory (IDL) in Coventry.

Joining the programme are Ford, Jaguar...

Automechanika Birmingham 2019 to launch ‘The Big UK Garage Event’

Automechanika Birmingham 2019 is giving independent garages a boost by announcing the launch of its new Big UK Garage Event at this summer’s show, providing more benefits to thousands of garages planning to visit.

With...

Total Composite Solutions Forms Partnership with Brabham Automotive

Advanced composites solutions provider, TCS, and Brabham Automotive are pleased to announce a strategic partnership in advanced material and process development for current and future vehicle builds.

Building on a remarkable 70-year racing pedigree, Sir...

Vehicle Testing Solutions for Ford and Profor-Wegner

Following the request from Ford and Profor-Wegner to design a new passenger dummy for vehicle testing, Indupol proposed a composite solution that provides great ergonomics and ensures test driver safety. The material solution was developed...

Creative Composites Showcase Components for Automotive and Rail at Advanced Engineering

Creative Composites will be exhibiting on Stand M110 at Advanced Engineering this week. The company will be showcasing components that serve a range of industries including automotive and rail, and are also presenting the advantages...

Haydale Receives Funding to Develop Graphene Composite Tooling and Automotive Body Panels

Haydale has been awarded a research and development grant from the Niche Vehicle Network to develop graphene enhanced composite tooling and graphene enhanced automotive body panels.

A grant of £249,600, of which Haydale will receive...

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