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Tufcot Establish Preferred Partner in Norway

Tufcot has announced that its long standing preferred partner in Sweden, Teknikprodukter will now also cover Norway. Tufcot say Teknikprodukter have done an excellent job in growing the Tufcot brand in Sweden so when the...

Tufcot Teams Up With Local Student to Develop New Grade of Material

At the beginning of the summer a student from the University of Sheffield joined Tufcot in the role of technical intern. Megan is studying for a Masters in Materials Science and Engineering. As part of...

Tufcot Achieves Lloyds Register Accreditation

Tufcot has been heavily investing in itself in order to achieve Lloyds approvals for the Marine sector and is an approved supplier of Rudder and Rudder Pintle bearings via the Lloyds Register grade T100MP. 

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Tufcot Promote Marine, Rail and Oil and Gas Applications

Tufcot® has been promoting its materials for use in many different applications in a variety of market sectors.

One of which is the marine sector and includes deck crane bushes and bearings; Hatch cover pads;...

Haydale Expands Elastomer Capability

Haydale has completed the installation and commissioning of a two-roll lab mill at its site in Loughborough, UK.

This new investment will allow Haydale to compound nanomaterials into a range of elastomers which will support...

TFP to Showcase Advanced Nonwovens at China Composites Expo 2018

Technical Fibre Products will be featuring their advanced nonwoven solutions at the China Composites Expo, to be held at SWEECC in Shanghai from 5-7 September. This year the focus will be on how TFP’s Optiveil®...

Three-Year Strategy to Build H&S Initiative

The SIMPLC (Safety in Manufacturing Plastics and Composites) initiative to improve health and safety in the plastics and composites industries was launched in 2010. At the time, the plastics industry – in keeping with the...

Attwater Secures its Transition to AS9100D

Lancashire-based industrial laminates specialist Attwater has successfully achieved accreditation to AS9100 Rev D, the leading standard for the aerospace industry's supply chain.

The AS9100 certification is the aerospace sector's upgrade of the traditional ISO9001 standard....

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...

Advanced Engineering Show Offers a Unique Opportunity for UK Small Engineering Firms

Advanced Engineering 2018, the UK’s largest annual gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals, is throwing down the welcome mat for UK’s small engineering firms and subcontractors.

New for this year, the show is...

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