Industry News

Kineco Kaman Composites dispatches composite consoles to BAE Systems
News Item Published: 7/2/2015

It will be used for the P-8 maritime patrol aircraft.

Beckwood Press, ORNL to work together on composite manufacturing
News Item Published: 7/2/2015

Beckwood will manufacture a custom hydraulic press for the compression molding of various composite materials.

TRB Lightweight Structures receives AS9100 aerospace accreditation
News Item Published: 7/2/2015

The company has added new capacity and capabilities in the design and manufacture of lightweight composite materials over the past 12 months.

Composites industry is forecast to grow by 4.5% in 2015
News Item Published: 7/1/2015

Asia is anticipated to have a market share of approximately 50.7% by volume in 2020.

Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, June 30, 2015
News Item Published: 6/29/2015

Aerospace-related job opportunities at Huntsman, TECT Aerospace, Cadence Aerospace, and Hexcel.

Nissan JUKE-R gets a carbon fiber upgrade
News Item Published: 6/29/2015

The bumper is manufactured from 100% carbon fiber.

Rehau upgrades to latest KraussMaffei RTM system
News Item Published: 6/29/2015

Rehau will use KraussMaffei's new 8/4 HP-RTM system to develop manufacturing processes for specialized hydrogen pressure tanks used in fuel cell systems.

Indiana Manufacturing Institute breaks ground
News Item Published: 6/29/2015

The Indiana Manufacturing Institute (IMI) is part of a $50 million project where Purdue University will advance research of composites manufacturing.

All-electric Alex roadster to feature composite chassis
News Item Published: 6/29/2015

Ireland-based Swift Composite Prototypes will make the Alex eroadster using Ecomove's Qstrung sandwich panel composites technology.

Janicki, Global Fiberglass Solutions to develop composites recycling systems
News Item Published: 6/29/2015

Janicki and GFS, both based in Washington state, will work on processes to convert decommissioned wind blades into usable composite materials.

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