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Cygnet Texkimp Breaks New Ground With Automated Fibre Packaging System

Cygnet Texkimp Breaks New Ground With Automated Fibre Packaging System

24 May 2016

A fully-automated system, which is designed to protect the quality of sensitive fibres including carbon fibre while they are being wrapped, ...


Hexagon Composites' SMARTSTORE CNG Transport Module Now Available in the US

Hexagon Composites' SMARTSTORE CNG Transport Module Now Available in the US

24 May 2016

Hexagon Lincoln has received US DOT (Department of Transportation) approval to operate its newest Mobile Pipeline product in the US.


Scott Bader Expanding New GelTint Volumetric Gelcoat RAL Colour Tinting Service for the European Composites Market

Scott Bader Expanding New GelTint Volumetric Gelcoat RAL Colour Tinting Service for the European Composites Market

24 May 2016

Scott Bader is expanding its new GelTint volumetric gelcoat RAL colour tinting service to the wider European composites market, having fully...


Solvay Develops New Technyl Range Development for Demanding Automotive Electronic Applications

Solvay Develops New Technyl Range Development for Demanding Automotive Electronic Applications

24 May 2016

Solvay Engineering Plastics has developed a new Technyl range for the demanding environment of automotive electronics.


Intertronics Opens New Technology Centre to Facilitate Trials, Demonstrations and Seminars

Intertronics Opens New Technology Centre to Facilitate Trials, Demonstrations and Seminars

24 May 2016

With manufacturing relying increasingly on high performance adhesives and protective materials, Intertronics is welcoming visitors to its re...


GMS Composites Develops a New Flame Retardant Epoxy Prepreg Certified to UL94 V0

GMS Composites Develops a New Flame Retardant Epoxy Prepreg Certified to UL94 V0

24 May 2016

Composite prepreg producer, GMS Composites, has developed a new, high performance flame retardant (FR) epoxy prepreg with increased toughnes...


Tees Valley Unlimited Employ NetComposites to Promote Inward Investment

24 May 2016

Tees Valley Unlimited, the Local Enterprise Partnership for Tees Valley focused on delivering jobs and economic growth to the area, and UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) have recently commissioned NetComposites to review and report on the projected demand for composites among UK based automotive suppliers and to identify any gaps within the UK composites supply chain.


Innovate UK Awards Funding to Drive Development of 3D Woven Textile Composites for Aerospace

24 May 2016

The 3 year ATI ‘Breakthrough Aerospace Materials’ project, known as BAM, commenced March 2016 and looks to advance the manufacturing techniques and simulation of 3D textiles in the UK and to make them commercially available to the aerospace industry.


DIAB Gets Approval from Airbus for Divinycell F

24 May 2016

The structural foam core Divinycell F has been approved by Airbus under AIMS 04-11-000 and ABS5927 standard.


Plexus Gains EN45545-2 Accreditation for its Methyl-Methacrylate Adhesives (MMA)

24 May 2016

Plexus recently attained the accreditation for R1/ Part 2 of EN45545-2:2013 standard for Toxicity – EN45545 Annex C (ISO 5659), Flammability (ISO 5658-2) and Heat Release (ISO 5660-2) for five products.


Granta and Senvol Team up on Selection of Additive Manufacturing Processes and Materials

24 May 2016

The Senvol Database, the comprehensive database of Additive Manufacturing (AM) materials and machines, will be available within Granta’s industry-leading materials software, GRANTA MI and CES Selector.


Effective Backup Ring Compounds for Oil and Gas Industries

24 May 2016

RTP Company has designed and introduced thermoplastic compounds specifically for oil and gas service backup rings that perform well in both conventional and extreme high pressure and/or temperature conditions.


Dilutec Warns About the Importance of Chemical Barrier

24 May 2016

Crucial to the lamination plan of composite parts, the chemical barrier reduces the occurrence of two problems: the retraction of glass fibres (print-through) and blistering – in this case, when the product is in contact with water, such as boat hulls, swimming pools and spas.  


Cetim Receives Fifth Consecutive Nadcap Accreditation

24 May 2016

Cetim has achieved accreditation from the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap) for the fifth consecutive time, following a thorough audit performed by a US audit organisation at its Nantes facility.