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Free Access to Hub Maps for Members

Last year Composites UK launched Hub Maps, a sales tool designed to visualise the UK composites supply chain. The Association is pleased to announce that full access to this is now free-of-charge to its member...

Dominic James Awarded Outstanding Contributor to the Composites Industry

At its annual conference on 10th May, held at the Warwick Manufacturing Group, Warwick, Composites UK recognised Dominic James as an Outstanding Contributor to the Composites Industry.  

Dominic, who now works for the Department...

Huntsman Acquires Leading UK Independent Polyurethane Formulations Company, IFS

Huntsman Corporation has completed the acquisition of IFS Chemicals Limited (IFS), an independent formulators of methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) based systems in the UK. The purchase price was not disclosed.

Located in Kings Lynn, England,...

Pentaxia Secures Supply Deal with Leading Aerospace Innovator

Pentaxia has secured a supply deal with a UK company leading the world in the design and supply of military aircraft ejection seats. Providing a strong platform for future growth, Pentaxia’s new contract provides components...

METYX Composites Signs a New Exclusive Distributor Agreement for Great Britain with GRP Solutions Ltd

METYX Composites has extended its global distributor network, appointing GRP Solutions as its exclusive distributor for Great Britain (GB).  This new distributor agreement is to improve the access, supply chain service and local technical support...

Tufcot Promotes its Standard Grade T100G Polymer Based Composite

Considered Tufcot’s standard grade, T100G is a polyester based composite which includes graphite solid lubricant evenly dispersed throughout the material to reduce the co-efficient of friction.  T100G is used in over 60% of all Tufcot...

AMRC Composite Centre wins Funding to Help Keep UK at Forefront of Automotive Innovation

The Composite Centre of the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing has won £360,000 in funding from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, to investigate the way composite material is developed...

Providing Key Updates for Composites Manufacturers

On 23rd November 2016, the Composites UK Materials Suppliers Sub-Group will host its annual open forum at the National Composites Centre in Bristol.

The event will provide key updates on material developments and legislation, as...

Chomarat Joins Composites UK and Extends its Foothold into the UK

Chomarat continues to increase its foothold in the United Kingdom, and is pleased to announce its membership of Composites UK trade association at the Advanced Engineering trade show in Birmingham.

The Group continues its commercial...

ECS Brings FRP Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge Technology to the UK

ECS Engineering Services is delivering a new technology to the UK for cycle and foot bridges, built around fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) technology to provide a durable, lightweight, modern alternative to traditional construction materials.

Prefabricated...

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