BMW AG's Dingolfing, Germany, auto manufacturing facility is well known for churning out a variety of car models and types, and the 7 Series is among them, famous for its steel/aluminum/composites construction. Does this car represent the optimum of composites use in vehiicles? This plant tour of the Dingolfing plant looks at how composites on the 7 Series come together.Mitsubishi Regional Jet test aircraft arrives to U.S. CompositesWorld
The MRJ is a single-aisle aircraft that offers configurations for 70- or 90-passenger seating that reportedly is the first regional jet to adopt composite materials for its wings and vertical fins on a significant scale.Automotive, architectural structures win CAMX Awards CompositesWorld
Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) and Kreysler & Assoc. are winners of the CAMX Awards for Combined Strength and Unsurpassed Innovation.Kanfit delivers radome prototype produced via autoclave CompositesWorld
The radome prototype is currently undergoing final testing, and once completed, serial production is expected to begin in Q4.Huntsman researching opportunities for graphene-enhanced nanocomposites CompositesWorld
The company is working on incorporating graphene into its Araldite epoxy resins.