Boeing will get $4.2 billion and SpaceX $2.6 billion to develop spacecraft transport U.S. crews to and from the International Space Station.North American Windpower reports U.S. offshore wind is "embryonic no more"
Plus wind news highlights show that offshore installations worldwide are picking up speed.Hexcel added to agenda for Carbon Fiber 2014
Michael Canario of Hexcel will discuss challenges and opportunities in the carbon fiber market, with emphasis on market and regional forecasts.Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, Sept. 16, 2014
Aerospace industry job opportunities at Cytec Aerospace Materials, Exelis, Hexcel and Toray Composites America.CompositesWorld’s SOURCEBOOK issues final free-listing campaign appeal
The print-and-Web-based composites industry buyer’s guide caps its renewal drive for the 2015 print directory with a published list of companies who have yet to renew their free listing.Oracle Team USA receives carbon fiber recycling award
Applied research firm SCRA has awarded racing yacht manufacturer Oracle Team USA an ReXC award for its use of reclaimed carbon fiber composites.Three-spoke bike wheel features spread-tow fibers
Bike gear specialist PRO employed Oxeon's TeXtreme spread-tow carbon fiber fabric to develop an ultralight three-spoke bicycle wheel.Lehmann & Voss acquires Performance Compounding
Connecticut-based Performance Compounding produces melt-processable fluoropolymers and engineering plastics and will help Lehmann & Voss expand delivery of its LUVOCOM compounds.MSC Software extends agreement with Boeing
The agreement includes advancements in Boeing's ability to conduct composites material modeling and analysis.Lightweight sports canoe relies on flax fiber reinforcement
Composites Evolution's Biotex Flax materials have been successfully apply to Lake Constance's Felcity freestyle canoe.