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Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, Oct. 28, 2014
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

Aerospace industry job opportunities from Aurora Flight Sciences, Exelis, Toray Composites (America) and Cytec Industrial Materials.

Carbon Fiber 2014 discount deadlines are close
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

Discount deadlines for registration and hotel for CompositesWorld's Carbon Fiber 2014 are Nov. 14 and 19 respectively. Also, Tony Roberts is added to the agenda.

Automated fiber placement technology summary and expertise
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

CGTech's automated fiber placement (AFP) Knowledge Center features a presentation that explores part programming, machine functionality, part geometry, play boundary shapes, lay-down path trajectory and more.

Global Wind Energy Outlook: 2,000 GW by 2030
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

The Global Wind Energy Council's most recent Global Wind Energy Outlook says that global wind power could reach 2,000 GW by 2030 and provide up to 17 to 19 percent of global electricity.

Exelis adds 5-axis CNC machining capability
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

Exelis has added a 15-by-20-by-5-ft DMS 5-axis CNC machining center to its composites manufacturing operations in Rochester, N.Y., USA.

Small Beginnings seeks composites input for tooling development effort
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

USA-based composites research and development firm Small Beginnings is surveying composites professionals regarding tooling material technology application.

T.E.A.M. expands preforming capacity
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

T.E.A.M., a weaver of 2-D and 3-D fabrics and net shape preforms, has broken ground on an expansion that will effectively double the size of its Rhode Island, USA, manufacturing facilities.

Alcoa Fastening Systems joins thermoplastics research center
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

U.S.-based Alcoa Fastening Systems has entered into a long-term partnership with the Thermoplastic Composites Research Center (TPRC) to collaborate on thermoplastic composites development.

Cobham celebrates 22 years of JAVELIN production
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

San Diego-based Cobham Composite Products has delivered more than 200,000 compression-molded composites parts on time over the last 22 years for the U.S. Army's JAVELIN Missile Program. Cobham also has received NADCAP accreditation.

Composite conductor cable installed in Russia
News Item Published: 10/27/2014

The first phase of an electrical transmission line upgrade is completed in Siberia. The composite-cored cable helped to increase the capacity of an existing 110kV transmission line.

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