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Network Rail & Dura Composites Collaborate on Fire Testing Standards

Dura Composites, supplier of composite products for the rail industry, have been working closely with Network Rail to put in place stringent fire safety standards for composite products used for important applications such as station...

Cecence Secures £500k Investment for Rail Expansion

Hampshire-based composite innovators and manufacturer Cecence has secured a £500k investment from Finance Birmingham’s national Rail Supply Growth Fund. The funding will enable the business to apply its extensive experience in delivering lightweight products for...

Dura Composites’ GRP Modular Access Platforms and GRP Walkways Part of New Railway Sidings Opened in Maidenhead

The Maidenhead sidings are a key part of Network Rail’s electrification of the Great Western Main Line in preparation for Crossrail. The £4.5 million sidings have been installed as part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade...

FST Focus for Scott Bader at Eastern Europe Composites and Rail Interiors Exhibitions

As an established manufacturer and supplier across Eastern Europe, Scott Bader is exhibiting at two key forth coming regional shows, which attract visitors interested in high performance composite materials. At both KOMPOZYT-EXPO 2017 and Railway...

Recycled Carbon Fibres Used in Novel Rail Vehicle Project

ELG Carbon Fibre is taking a prominent role in a project to develop a novel composite bogie frame for use in rail vehicles. The project, for which the UK’s RSSB (Rail Safety Standards Board) has...

Innovative Araldite Resin System Offers New Dimension to Composite Rail Vehicle Designs

Huntsman Advanced Materials says it has developed an innovative solution combining excellent mechanical and inherent FST properties, that is set to offer greater design freedom in delivering new interior rail vehicle concepts.

Developed for RTM,...

Huntsman Advanced Materials Helps to Deliver Greater Sustainable Mobility in the Rail Sector

Freight transport, passenger rolling stock and rail infrastructure are all in focus as manufacturers search for solutions that can help them to maintain their competitive edge and secure long-term growth, within the context of sustainable...

Core-6 Composites to Attend ‘Composites in Rail’ Event

Core-6 Composites will be showcasing their products at the up and coming ‘Composites in Rail’ showcase on 12th May at the University of Manchester.

Organised by Composites UK, the showcase focuses on how the rail...

TRB and Seisenbacher Team Up To Better Serve UK And European Train Builders

TRB Lightweight Structures and Seisenbacher have created a strategic partnership to better serve UK and European train builders with a full suite of interior products.

The companies will co-locate people and machinery in both the...

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