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Cutting-Edge Carbon Blades Installed on New Tidal Turbine

A C Marine & Composites is delighted to confirm that the Atlantis Resources AR1500 tidal turbine has been installed at the MeyGen site in the Pentland Firth. The 1.5 megawatt turbine hit full power following...

Frewer Engineering Develops its Analysis Prediction Techniques

Frewer Engineering has seen its composites structures business become a very active area for them.

Historically, the company has used carbon and e-glass prepreg materials in its designs for their strength and stiffness properties.

However,...

Big Name Speakers Announced for May Events

Airbus, Atkins, GKN, Ford Motor Company and Jaguar Land Rover have been announced for the Annual Conference and Automotive Showcase.

The Annual Conference takes place on 10th May at WMG, Warwick, and is a must-attend...

Carbon Nanotubes – A Game Changer in Reinforcing Composites

A recent study by the Institute of Polymers and Composites at Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) has compared neat and TUBALL single wall carbon nanotube modified unidirectional carbon fibre prepreg. At ultra-low concentrations of 0.01...

Carbon Fibre Design Contest at JEC World 2017

At JEC World 2017, the Innovation Planets are display areas dedicated to composite innovation and production, where every company working in the field of composites may presents its latest innovations and showcase them through an...

Oxford Advanced Surfaces Conduct Rescued Carbon Fibre Study

Oxford Advanced Surfaces (OAS), a specialist surface modification and advanced materials company is developing new surface treatments that can be used to create new lightweight composites from rescued carbon fibre, after being awarded a £233,000...

Carbon and Glass Fibre Dust Seminars a Success

Composites UK has been working with member company Dark Matter Composites to supply training on risks, generation, capture and control measures for both carbon and glass fibre dust.
 
Both events included presentations...

Chomarat to Present Carbon C-Ply Backpack Frame at CAMX 2016

Chomarat will present its latest innovations at the CAMX 2016 expo. The programme includes a carbon C-PLY backpack frame created in partnership with Rocket Composites, and application demos using Chomarat reinforcements for the aerospace, sports...

ELG Carbon Fibre’s new nonwoven line manufactures market’s first 2.7m wide recycled carbon mats

ELG Carbon Fibre has started production of a range of nonwoven mats on a new production line which is specifically designed to process recycled carbon fibres. The mats are available in widths up to 2.7m...

ELG Carbon Fibre joins IACMI as plans towards opening of US recycling plant accelerate

ELG Carbon Fibre has joined IACMI - The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation. The affiliation will increase ELG Carbon Fibre’s engagement with end users and a variety of development projects, allowing the company to...

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