Software systems used for the design, testing, evaluation and simulation of composite parts and structures are increasingly critical to development of a robust manufacturing process that produces high-quality components.
CGTech helps demystify the process of programming automated composite machinery by introducing the key components of machine independent off-line programming software.
Architectural design studio and boatbuilder cooperate to make this passenger terminal "first" a first-class showpiece.Automated fiber placement capabilities explored in Knowledge Center Composites Technology
CGTech's automated fiber placement (AFP) Knowledge Center on the CompositesWorld website features a presentation that explores part programming, machine functionality, part geometry, play boundary shapes, lay-down path trajectory and more.Granta Design extends composite data management effort Composites Technology
U.K.-based Granta Design is working with aerospace and other industry partners to develop composites data management products focused on traceability, anisotropy, processing information and more.Fatigue analysis for wovens Composites Technology
Safe Technology Ltd. says the latest release of Safe’s fe-safe/Composites (the add-on module to Safe’s fe-safe suite of fatigue analysis software for finite element models) features a new tool for fatigue analysis of woven fibers.Maximum thrills: Minimal tools Composites Technology
Water slide manufacturer’s disastrous fire loss opens door to a closed molding process that reduces the number — and cost — of production molds, promising future gain.