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Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, July 22, 2014
News Item Published: 7/22/2014

Aerospace industry job opportunities at Northern Composites, Exelis, GE Aviation, Cobham and Eaton.

TFP, AGC AeroComposites to develop composites systems for aircraft fuel systems
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

Technical Fibre Products Ltd. and AGC AeroComposites have introduced a composites solution that enables the electrical resistance of composite components to be precisely controlled and has the potential to provide substantial weight savings.

AGC AeroComposites, ATK sign teaming agreement for aero, defense composites
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

AGC AeroComposites and ATK will pursue composites manufacturing solutions for commercial and military platforms, with an emphasis on tape laying and hand layup solutions.

Boeing: 36,700 new commercial airplanes needed over next 20 years
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

The forecast is 4.2 percent higher than last year's, with most of the demand (25,680 planes) expected in the single-aisle market. Total value for all 36,700 airplanes is $5.2 trillion.

Nidaplast launches North American operations
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

Although core specialist Nidaplast had a presence in North America previously via NidaCore, it is now establishing direct operations in Port Sainte-Lucie, Fla., USA.

Carbon fiber rudders, dagger board hydrofoils prove their mettle
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

CarbonicBoats designed and manufactured carbon fiber/epoxy dagger board and rudder hydrofoils as retrofits for several International A Division Catamarans that recently competed in the 2014 world championship races in New Zealand.

Certified composite repair for steel pipes and pipelines
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

Henkel's Loctite Composite Repair System has been certified by DNV GL for use in repairing oil and gas pipelines and pipework carrying petrochemical media.

GKN Aerospace to lead collaboration on additive manufacturing research
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

GKN Aerosapce will work with Renishaw, Delcam and the Universities of Sheffield and Warwick in the U.K. to research and develop a variety of additive manufacturing techniques.

Morgan Advanced Materials develops ballistic protection for Indian Ministry of Defense
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

Morgan's composite/ceramic "pod" technology saves more than a ton compared to a steel solution.

Celanese to expand Celstran capacity in Brazil
News Item Published: 7/21/2014

Celanese will expand by mid-2015 its manufacturing capabilities at the company's Suzano, Brazil, facility to include Celstran long fiber-reinforced thermoplastics (LFRT) production.

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