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Emerging markets, technologies featured in CAMX 2014 presentations
News Item Published: 7/30/2014

The foundation of composites fabrication was built on applications in tried-and-true markets like aerospace, marine and automotive. The industry’s superstructure (and future), however, likely will depend on and revolve around emerging markets and te...

Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, July 29, 2014
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

Aerospace-related job opportunities at Other Lab, Boeing, Cytec Aerospace Materials, Hexcel and GE Aviation.

Carbon Fiber presentation to explore RFID composites applications
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

Plataine will offer at Carbon Fiber 2014 (Dec. 9-11, La Jolla, Calif., USA) information on the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) in composites fabrication to help track vital inventory data and help streamline operations.

Revolution Composites earns ISO 9001:2008, AS9100C certification
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

U.S.-based Revolution Composites has been assessed and approved by National Quality Assurance U.S.A. for ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 Rev. C certification.

SCIGRIP team wins solar-powered boat championships
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

The SCIGRIP Solar Boat Team raced to victory in the Dong Energy Solar Challenge in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands.

Piper Plastics develops ultrahigh-performance, injection moldable thermoplastic composite
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

Piper Plastics' Kyron MAX line of thermoplastics is injection moldable and is said to offer strength similar to prepregged composites, but in a faster, more consistent process.

Tech Mahindra to collaborate with NIAR/WSU
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

Tractor, utility vehicle and information technology specialist Tech Mahindra will work with Wichita State University and its National Institute for Aviation Research on aerospace engineering and other technologies.

Pacific Engineering wins U.S. Navy torpedo contract
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

Pacific Engineering will manufacture up to 24 Ready Stow Group (RSG) Launch Cradles and 160 Composite Canisters for the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command.

Haydale, Goodfellow announce agreement for graphene distribution
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

U.S.-based Goodfellow will market and distribute U.K.-based Haydale's line of functionalized graphene nanoplatelets for composites applications.

Greene, Tweed and Aerolia validate thermoplastic aerospace part
News Item Published: 7/28/2014

France-based Aerolia has proved that Greene, Tweed's Xycomp DLF long-fiber thermoplastic material can be used as a metal replacement in a complex-shape aerospace application once thought out of reach for composites.

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