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Carbon Fibre

SCIGRIP Presents Advanced MMA Adhesives for Carbon Fibre and Composite Bonding in Auto Application

SCIGRIP, a global supplier of adhesive solutions, will be showcasing a range of methacrylate (MMA) adhesives targeted at the automotive assembly market during the Advanced Engineering Show in Birmingham, UK (1st- 2nd Nov).

These high...

Scott Bader Showcasing Caterham Seven Sports Car with Lightweight CFRP Roof At Advanced Engineering 2017

Scott Bader is exhibiting (stand O130) at Advanced Engineering 2017, which this year runs from 1-2 November at the NEC, Birmingham, UK. As well as key products featured on the stand, show visitors can see...

Sigmatex announced as winner of 2017 Composites UK Environment Initiative/Sustainability Award

Composites UK, the trade association for the UK Composites supply chain has announced Sigmatex as the winners of the prestigious award for its extensive work to reduce the amount of carbon fibre waste generated in-house...

Orro Release New ‘Terra C’ Bike Featuring Hybrid Carbon Fibre Textile

British bike manufacturer Orro have released the all new Terra C model road bike this month. Featuring sigmaIF – a combination of Innegra™ and Sigmatex carbon fibres, to produce a completely redesigned frame.

Orro’s mission...

Recycled Carbon Fibres Used in Novel Rail Vehicle Project

ELG Carbon Fibre is taking a prominent role in a project to develop a novel composite bogie frame for use in rail vehicles. The project, for which the UK’s RSSB (Rail Safety Standards Board) has...

McLaren Automotive partnership with University of Sheffield AMRC will see super car chassis built in Sheffield

Luxury, high-performance sports car manufacturer McLaren Automotive has launched a pioneering partnership with the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).

The company is creating a new composites centre where the advanced carbon fibre...

ELG Carbon Fibre and Adesso Advanced Materials Cooperate on Recycled Carbon Fibre for Automotive Applications

ELG Carbon Fibre and Adesso Advanced Materials have concluded a MOU regarding cooperation to develop lightweight composite components for the automotive industry based on ELG’s recycled carbon fibre materials.

The initial focus of the cooperation...

Sigmatex Launches Recycled Composite Material

Sigmatex has developed a new carbon fibre composite material within its sigmaRF product range. Primarily aimed at the Automotive industry, the product is an innovative and sustainable composite material based on reclaimed carbon fibre and...

Prodrive Produces World's Lightest Folding Bike

Prodrive has brought the Hummingbird lightweight folding bike concept to reality and has refined the design and re-engineered key components to ready the bike for volume production.
 
The Hummingbird weighs just 6.7...

Toyota Named amongst Speakers for Recycling Event

Composites UK has announced the programme for its recycling event 'A Circular Economy for the Composites Industry' which will give a practical approach to composites recycling.

The event takes place on 7th July at the...

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