Industry News

Aeroindustryjobs: Jobs of the week, Jan. 27, 2015
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

Aerospace industry job opportunities at Chomarat North America LLC, Exelis, Cytec Aerospace Materials, Raytheon and Hexcel.

Rare fiberglass composite Star Trek phaser to be auctioned
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

London's Daily Mail says a rare fiberglass composite phaser gun prop from the Star Trek TV series is expected to sell of $60,000 when it's auctioned next month.

Report forecasts growth in natural fiber composites
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

Research and Markets says the natural fiber composites market is projected to register a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.31% between 2014 and 2019 to reach $5.8 billion by 2019.

LIFT Composite Prototyping Center partners with Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

The Long Island Forum for Technology's Composite Prototyping Center will work with Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology to provide composites technology education courses to Long Island high school students.

Sika looks to buy AXSON Technologies
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

Sika has entered exclusive negotiations with AXSON management and shareholders.

Gougeon Brothers named technical supplier to ORACLE TEAM USA
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

Gougeon Brothers is converting a standard shipping container into a portable epoxy mixing room for ORACLE TEAM USA as it begins fabrication of the AC62 yacht, which will defend the team at the 35th America's Cup race in Bermuda in summer 2017.

Fully transparent, rollable electronics built with graphene/CNT backbone
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

Carbon nanotubes and graphene provide mechanical properties and bonding enabling high-temp polyimide resin to provide flexible circuit substrate.

Wisconsin Thermoset Molding, Rose Polymer Composites merge
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

The companies, based in Milwaukee, WI, US, are merging to give customers access to technology that will help them get products to market quicker and at the lowest possible cost.

NASA Langley takes delivery of Electroimpact fiber placement machine
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

NASA's Langley Research Center will use the 16-tow Electroimpact automated fiber placement machine, called Integrated Structural Assembly of Advanced Composites (ISAAC) to do aerocomposites research.

Composites help make rails-to-trails project a reality
News Item Published: 1/26/2015

Composite Advantage's FiberSPAN fiber-reinforced polymer bridge deck helps repurpose a 107m abandoned trestle bridge in Pennsylvania.

De-Comp Composites, Inc.
Ingersoll Machine Tools Inc.