Continental Structural Plastics has moved into new world headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich.Correction: December 2013 CT
Correction to Engineering Insights article from June 2012 issue of Composites Technology.PU foam-cored glass/PC sandwich structure for auto body panels?
At the K 2103 plastics trade fair in Düsseldorf, Germany, in October, Bayer MaterialScience introduced a new polyurethane-based sandwich structure for use in automotive body panels.Volvo debuts composite battery-in-body-panel technology
Volvo Car Group is evaluating integrally molding battery components within composite auto body-panel laminates.Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, Dec. 3, 2013
Aerospace job opportunities at Amtech, Aurora Flight Sciences, Boeing, Cytec Industries and others.San Diego Composites delivers Dream Chaser cabin mockup
The composite structure is a full-scale pressurized cabin mockup that will be used to evaluate equipment placement and crew operations in the Dream Chaser spacecraft.American manufacturing expansion continues in November
The Institute for Supply Management's November report indicates that the American manufacturing sector expansion is accelerating.Quickstep Technologies wins $1 million grant from Australian government
Awarded through the Australian Department of Defense’s New Air Combat Capability Industry Support Program, the funds will help pay for qualification of the Quickstep Process for manufacturing spars for the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter.GKN eyes Spirit factories in Oklahoma
U.K.-based global engineering/manufacturing group GKN is said to be considering making a bid for two Spirit AeroSystems factories in the U.S. that make wing parts for Boeing aircraft.Eight energy companies issue joint statement on 2030 EU climate/energy framework
Accionia Energia was joined by Alstom Group, Dong Energy, EnBW AG, ERG SpA, Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica, Renewable Energy Systems Ltd. and Vestas Wind Systems A/S.