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Composites UK and NCC Lead on Kickstart Gateway Scheme for Composites Industry

Composites UK and the National Composites Centre (NCC) are working collaboratively to enable the composites industry to benefit from the new Government Kickstart Gateway scheme.

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create new...

Pentaxia Welcomes Local MP on Site Visit

Pentaxia were delighted to welcome Derby North MP Amanda Solloway for a site tour on Saturday 19th September. Amanda, besides being our local MP is also Under Secretary of State for Science, Research and Innovation....

Advanced Engineering 2020 Postponed

The next edition of Advanced Engineering, the UK’s largest gathering of engineering professionals, will take place on 3 & 4 November 2021.

Easyfairs has announced that its Advanced Engineering 2020 event, which was due to...

Toray Announces Expanded Supply of High-Performance Composite Tooling Materials in the US

Toray Advanced Composites has announced the creation of a US-based distribution centre for their proven, high-performance Toray AmberTool® HX56 composite tooling prepregs, enhancing the speed of supply and regional availability of leading composite tooling technology....

Network Rail to Prototype Composite Station Bridges

Taken from Construction Enquirer

A concept footbridge, designed by Marks Barfield Architects and COWI, is to be prototyped before deciding whether to adopt new designs.

The ‘Futura’ bridge will demonstrate the benefits that...

NMIS Boeing programme takes off from Westway, Renfrew

The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland has signed a lease with property investment firm Canmoor for a unit at Westway Park in Renfrew, part of the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland. The facility will be primarily...

All-Composite EV Wheel Moves to Next Phase of Development

ACRIM-Wheel, the world’s first commercially viable, low cost, lightweight, all composite wheel for niche and electric vehicle applications, moves to the next phase of development with the manufacture of fifty wheels by the end of...

Norco Selected As Main Composite Supplier to 9.9 Million MOD Contract

NORCO has been successfully selected by Merseyside-based Marine Specialised Technology (MST) as their main composite supplier for a £9.9 million contract with the UK Ministry of Defence. The contract is to construct two new vessels...

Abrasive Technology’s Diamond Tooling Perfectly Suited for Composites

Since 1971, Abrasive Technology (based in Lewis Center, OH, USA with three manufacturing location in the UK) has specialized in the development and manufacturing of superabrasive grinding wheels and tools. Our team of engineering experts...

TFP Introduce New Materials at China Composites Expo 2020

This year at China Composites Expo TFP will be introducing a new lightweight basalt veil in our Optiveil® range, designed for high temperature performance in composites. As well as highlighting new developments with our range...

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