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Shape Adds Manufacturing Capacity for F1 Car Build

Shape Machining Ltd has increased its workforce by employing additional pattern makers, allowing for reduced lead times and also quicker reactivity to tight deadline RFQ’s.

Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “We are absolutely delighted to...

TRB Announces US Manufacturing Facility

TRB Lightweight Structures has announced that it will soon be opening a composites manufacturing centre in Richmond, Kentucky, as a joint venture with Toyota Tsusho America. The 40,000 square foot facility will be equipped with...

Atlas Composites Optimises Manufacturing Operations with Plataine's IIOT Solution

Atlas Composites, one of the UK’s most accredited composites parts manufacturers, has announced major improvements in manufacturing optimisation and efficiencies through implementing Plataine’s Industrial IoT solution. Atlas, which supplies a variety of industries – including...

Funding Secured for Silverstone Based Digital Manufacturing Centre

Funding has been secured for a new Digital Manufacturing Centre at Silverstone Park, that is forecast to generate £9 million additional economic value for the area. The project is led by high-performance engineering consultancy KW...

ELG Carbon Fibre and INEOS Team UK Commit to Closing the Loop in Marine Manufacturing

ELG Carbon Fibre, a market leader in recycled carbon fibre materials, and INEOS Team UK are working together to ensure sustainable materials and practices are incorporated into The America’s Cup 2021 build programme.

ELG has...

Additive Manufacturing for Composites

We're looking for speakers for this new event, taking place on 17th September at iMet in Huntingdon.

The use of additive manufacturing – or 3D Printing – is gaining momentum within the composites industry, whether...

EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub Releases Annual Report

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub is pleased to announce that the 2018/2019 Annual Report has now been released.

With a welcome executive summary from Hub Director Professor Nick Warrior, the report contains highlights...

Overcome Manufacturing Challenges With MSP’s Webinar and Seminar Series

MSP are pleased to announce the launch of their Webinar and Seminar series. One Webinar a month will take place from March – May (three Webinars in total), leading up to a Technical Seminar at...

Continual On-Time Deliveries at Tufcot

Tufcot has seven KPI’s on which it bases its yearly performance on, allowing the company to also create areas for improvement over the year ahead. Of all Tufcot's KPI’s one of its most important is...

Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre to Host 2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing

The 2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing (CCMPM) will take place on 10th to 11th October 2019 at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre's Knowledge Transfer Centre, Rotherham.

This conference offers...

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