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Dura Composites Wins Royal Seal of Approval for Second Time with Queen’s Award for Innovation

Dura Composites has scooped a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise, this time in the Innovation category, for its pioneering rapid-deployment train station platform solution known as Dura Platform.
 
The Queens Awards are...

Rolling Stock Networking 2020 Team Up with Composites UK to Offer Member Discount

The rail industry is constantly challenged to develop innovative solutions to train weight, traction energy consumption, axle load, fire retardant interior design and of course to support the manufacture of ultra-light rail vehicles, people movers...

ELG Unveil World’s First Carbon Fibre Rail Bogie at Unlocking Innovation Rail Conference

The world’s first carbon fibre bogie (CAFIBO), developed by British company ELG Carbon Fibre in collaboration with the University of Huddersfield’s Institute for Railway Research, has been unveiled. The bogie, which is made entirely out...

AMI Launches Composites in Rail Conference

AMI announces the programme for the brand-new Composites in Rail conference featuring DB, Norplex-Micarta, Siemens and more. The event takes place on 25-26 June at the Sofitel Kurfürstendamm in Berlin, Germany.

There are increasing demands...

Bioresin Prepreg Meets the Most Stringent HL3 Requirements of Rail Fire Standard EN45545-2

Composites Evolution's Evopreg PFC502 prepreg has recently completed an extensive series of tests to demonstrate compliance with the Hazard Level 3 (HL3) requirements of rail industry fire standard EN45545-2.

HL3 represents the most stringent requirement...

Creative Composites Showcase Components for Automotive and Rail at Advanced Engineering

Creative Composites will be exhibiting on Stand M110 at Advanced Engineering this week. The company will be showcasing components that serve a range of industries including automotive and rail, and are also presenting the advantages...

Transport for the North Calls on the Supply Chain to be Prepared for Northern Powerhouse Rail

Tim Wood, Northern Powerhouse Rail Director at Transport for the North, will join a number of key speakers at the Advanced Materials in Construction Conference 2019. Tim will inform delegates on the ambitious investment plans...

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;...

Dura Composites to Export to Asia

Dura Composites, a supplier of composite products used in flooring and structures for the construction and rail industries, has set its sights on India to further expand its overseas growth plans.

The Clacton-on-Sea based company...

TRB Lightweight Structures Develops New FST Rated Biocomposite Rail Carriage Door Leaf

TRB Lightweight Structures has developed a new biocomposite resin based carbon fibre reinforced (CFRP) sandwich panel door leaf with a 100% recycled foam core.  This new biocomposite door leaf product has been specifically designed and...

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