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9T Labs recognized as finalist for Swiss startup award

By: Hannah Mason

The Swiss carbon fiber composite 3D-printing startup is one of five finalists for the Prix Strategis 2020 competition.
#medical

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SAMPE Europe postpones SE SUMMIT to 2021

By: Grace Nehls

Following concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, SAMPE Europe has followed JEC Group’s lead and rescheduled its spring event for March 2021. 

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JEC Group announces 2020 Innovation Awards winners

By: Hannah Mason

The 13 winners were announced during a virtual ceremony on May 13.
#trends #sustainability #bulkmoldingcompound

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AWEA: U.S. sets first quarter wind record for 2020

By: Grace Nehls

The first quarter of 2020 saw U.S. wind project installations rise 117% compared to Q1 2019.
#education #windblades

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RS Technologies establishes new composite utility pole production facility

By: Hannah Mason

The 237,000-square-foot production facility in St. George, Utah, U.S. will enable increased production capacity for the Canada-based company.
#infrastructure #sustainability #education

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NASA names companies to develop human landers for Artemis

By: Hannah Mason

Blue Origins, Dynetics and SpaceX are developing human landing systems concepts for Artemis’s 2024 moon mission.
#space #education

Product

Bieglo GmbH adds new high-performance polymers to product lineup

By: Hannah Mason

The Germany-based company has added polybenzimidazole (PBI) and thermosetting polyimide (PI-s) to its product families.
#education #peek #polyimide

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Boeing announces first unmanned Loyal Wingman defense aircraft

By: Grace Nehls

The first of three prototypes, the Loyal Wingman’s artificial intelligence application and its use of composites soars above the milestone set for unmanned aircraft.
#trends #boeing #education

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Hexcel HexPly M79 prepregs receive DNV GL Type Approval Certification

By: Hannah Mason

The new verification allows the materials to be used in all DNV GL classed vessels.
#education #adhesives #weaving

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IPS Adhesives establishes Center of Excellence in North Carolina

By: Hannah Mason

The move centralizes the company’s North American R&D and customer service activities, with a focus on faster response times and increased output.
#adhesives #education

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Adapa reconfigurable molds enable weight saving in the marine industry

By: Ginger Gardiner

Gurit helps demonstrate resin saving and dynamic performance of thermoformed Corecell foam core.
#education #closedmolding

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Quarantreat offers fast-build medical isolation studio for COVID-19 containment

By: Ginger Gardiner

Rapid dispatch design uses LitePan composite structural insulated panels and LiteTex thermoplastic composite laminates.
#regulation #education #medical