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Tooling Identified as Key Development Area

Tooling has been identified as one of the key areas for the development of the UK composites supply chain, initially through the Composites Leadership Forum (CLF) Automotive groups’ work with the Automotive Council on light-weighting...

Group Rhodes Installs Composite Forming Facility at AMRC

Rhodes Interform, a specialist in bespoke composite and metal forming machinery, has recently completed the installation and testing of a composite forming facility at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).

The AMRC’s...

X4-160 Prepreg Resin System Achieves Major Automotive OEM Environmental Accreditation

X4-160 high performance resin system offered by Total Composite Solutions (TCS), manufactured in Italy by Microtex, has exceeded the requirements of test standards PV1200, PV1300 and PV1300 2, often considered as some of the most...

Norco Complete Composite Metal Finish for Prestigious Architectural Canopies

Dorset-based Norco Composites has successfully completed the construction of 3 architecturally-challenging canopies, manufactured using a unique composite metal, that are to be installed on the flagship new One Blackfriars residential development in central London.

The...

VELOX and c-m-p Present New Hot-Melt Solvent-Free Prepreg Solution

VELOX, one of Europe’s leading solution providers of raw material specialities for the plastics and composites industries, and its partner c-m-p, an expert in the development and manufacturing of customised carbon and other high-performance fibre...

Frewer Engineering Discuss The Challenges of Carbon Epoxy Composite

Frewer Engineering says that optimising its customer's designs in carbon epoxy composite materials is a busy time.

Using its software tools, CoDa and LAP along with FEA, the company says it is taking weight out...

DIT Host Composite Trade Mission to Northern Utah

Interested in exploring international expansion opportunities? Looking to broaden your network through B2B sessions and other networking engagements?

The Department for International Trade (DIT) in collaboration with Composites & Aerospace of Northern Utah (CANU), and...

ELG Carbon Fibre Introduces Cost Effective, Light Weighting Solutions to Japanese Auto Market

ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd will be exhibiting for the first time at the Automotive World Show in Tokyo from the 17th-19th January.  The company will introduce the CARBISO™ range of recycled carbon fibre products for...

Tufcot Supplies Materials to the Hydraulic Sector

Tufcot has been operating in the hydraulics sector for over 35 years. The high volume production of wear rings is where the main market lies but recently an increase in bearing strip for hydraulic cylinders...

Strong and Ultra-Light Aluminium Composite with Carbon Nanotubes

A range of astonishing qualities of single wall carbon nanotubes contribute to the competitive advantages of nanotube-formulated metal composites in terms of their enhanced strength, improved performance and increased cycle life. Nanoaugmented metal composites have...

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