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Composite Europe Announce New “Industry Meets Science” Area

Production processes, measurement technology and new materials on the cutting edge of science will be on display at the event’s new zone.

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Composite Europe Announce New “Industry Meets Science” Area

GMS Composites and CarbonicBoats Supply Rudders and Dagger Board Hydrofoils for Catamaran World Championship

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GMS Composites and CarbonicBoats Supply Rudders and Dagger Board Hydrofoils for Catamaran World Championship

CarbonicBoats new L/V design for carbon fibre (CF) composite dagger board and rudder hydrofoils have been used successfully in this year’s race.

Bayer MaterialScience Launches Pure Waterborne PU Technology

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Bayer MaterialScience has launched of INSQIN, a novel turnkey solution for a new generation of polyurethane (PU) coated fabrics. 

PROSEL Project Completes First Stage

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The PROSEL project has completed its first stage of a High-Performance Composites Materials and Process Capability Knowledge Base.

GKN Aerospace to Lead Research Collaboration into Additive Manufacturing

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GKN Aerospace is to lead a consortium of UK companies in a 3 and a half year research and development programme called Horizon (AM).

c2i Completes Move to New Production Facility

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c2i Completes Move to New Production Facility

c2i completed its move to its new 11,000 m2 production facility in Dunajska Streda, Slovakia, 100 km from Vienna airport.

Hawaiian Airlines to Order Six A330-800neo Aircraft

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Hawaiian Airlines to Order Six A330-800neo Aircraft

The airline is the first U.S. airline to join the launch list for the new aircraft type.

AGY and CTG/Taishan Launch Production of s-1 HM Glass Fibre

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AGY and CTG/Taishan Launch Production of s-1 HM Glass Fibre

AGY has announced the start of production of S-1 HM glass in conjunction with CTG/Taishan Fiberglass.

Fibermaq Provides Filament Winding Machine for Tank Production

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Fibermaq provided a filament winding machine for the production of tanks of up to 3.2 m diameters and 10 m length. This is the largest line for this type of process developed by the company. 

PRF Composite Materials Introduces New RP-570 Snap Cure Epoxy Prepreg System

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PRF Composite Materials Introduces New RP-570 Snap Cure Epoxy Prepreg System

PRF Composite Materials has introduced Snap Cure epoxy prepreg system RP-570, which has a complete process time of four minutes and produces an aesthetic quality finish in pressed components. 

epm:technology Group Install In-house Robotic System

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epm:technology group is poised to pioneer the use of robotics in composite engineering in order speed up productivity and creativity.

Slowdown in the Brazilian Industry Adversely Affects the Composites Sector

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Sales in the second quarter fell 13% compared to the previous quarter. 

NetComposites Announce Programme for FRP Bridges Conference

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NetComposites Announce Programme for FRP Bridges Conference

NetComposites is pleased to announce the programme for it's upcoming FRP Bridges conference, the latest in its packed events schedule for 2014.

Dymax Launch Light-Curable Coloured Adhesives

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Dymax Adhesives new “Encompass” technology allows manufacturers easy cure confirmation and post-cure bond-line inspection.

Isle of Wight College Secures £11 Million Funding for New Composites Training Facility

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Isle of Wight College Secures £11 Million Funding for New Composites Training Facility

The Isle of Wight College has secured a successful £11 million bid to develop a new 3,500 m2 Centre of Excellence for Composites, Marine and Advanced Manufacturing. 

Dassault Systèmes and BoostAerospace Announce “AirDesign” Collaboration Platform

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Dassault Systèmes has unveiled “AirDesign,” the European aerospace and defence industry’s collaboration platform.

AOC’s R058 Designed for Carbon Reinforced Composites

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AOC’s R058 Designed for Carbon Reinforced Composites

AOC states it has developed a line of resins designed specifically for carbon fibre reinforcements.

Divinycell-cored Flying Boats to Transform Maritime Transportation

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Divinycell-cored Flying Boats to Transform Maritime Transportation

Chinese manufacturer CSIC (Hainan) WIG Craft Development uses DIAB’s Divinycell H80 cores in its crafts.

Airbus Launches A330neo Aircraft

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Airbus Launches A330neo Aircraft

Airbus adds new members to its Widebody family

Composites UK Site Visit to ELG Carbon Fibre Highlights Need for Composite Recycling

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On 7th July 2014 Composites UK, the Trade Association for the UK composites industry, organised its latest site visit to ELG Carbon Fibre (ELG CF) in the UK’s West Midlands.

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