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Automotive

Chomarat Develops Non-Crimp Fabrics Based on Heavy-Tow Fibres for the Automotive Industry

At the JEC Forums in Knoxville, Tennessee, October 13-14, the Chomarat team will give a lecture on how their solutions meet automotive demand, with a specific focus on low-cost advanced composites.

The automotive industry needs...

bigHead Awarded KTP funding with Cranfield University for High-Volume Automotive Composites Fastener Integration

bigHead Bonding Fasteners has been awarded Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) funding with Cranfield University that it says will strengthen and expand its capabilities for fastening solutions related to the emerging demand in high-volume manufacture of...

TenCate to Exhibit High-Volume Composite Automotive, Space and Aerospace Applications at JEC World

TenCate Advanced Composites will be highlighting its latest material innovations and composite technologies for space, aerospace, automotive and industrial markets at JEC World 2016.

The range of advanced composite materials from TenCate will be displayed...

GALM Returns With An Extended Three-Day Format, New Location And Revamped Agenda

The 5th Annual GALM Europe 2016 edition is coming to Birmingham for the first time and brings its legacy of up-to-date practical case studies and the presentaton of innovative weight & cost reduction solutions for...

epm: technology group Finishes 2015 with a £4m Automotive Production Contract

epm: technology, based in Derby, UK, is finishing 2015 by announcing it has won its first series production contract to manufacture high-quality, cosmetic components for a leading automotive client.

Graham Mulholland, epm: technology group’s CEO,...

Hexion Helps Lotus Make Its Fastest Production Road Car Ever

A specially formulated glass- and carbon-fibre epoxy resin system from Hexion processed at its Combined Composite Technologies (CCT) business unit based in Fareham, UK, is helping Lotus take lighter, faster sports cars to the next level. Hexion’s...

Oxford Advanced Surfaces Shortlisted for UK Automotive Innovation

Oxford Advanced Surfaces (OAS) has been shortlisted for the prestigious 2015 SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders) Automotive Award for Innovation. OAS is one of only five companies to make the shortlist.

SMMT said of...

Automotive Lightweight Interiors: Cost Effective Material Application & Design Congress

27 - 28 January 2016- Munich, Germany

The only event to focus specifically on lightweighting strategies for automotive interiors.

EU emission regulations has forced the automotive industry to adopt lightweighting strategies through material selection and...

Axon Automotive to input into new Lightweight Low Emission Sports Car

Tomorrow’s low CO2 emission cars can be fun as well as frugal. While there have been lots of attempts to make fuel efficient cars for the future all too often these have been rather too...

New Automated Cutter Increases Productivity for Aerospace and Automotive Component Manufacturer

To cope with increased demand for high quality composite components Formaplex has just installed a new Blackman and White Genesis high speed automated CNC cutting machine.

The Hampshire-based manufacturing group employs over 300 staff across 3...

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