Dale Brosius reflects on recent composites industry trends and how they are impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Contributing Writer, Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI)
TeCS has established an Eastman technical demonstration facility inside composites specialist Kamm Projects Ltd. in Newcastle, U.K.
The funding, in national response to COVID-19, will support and expand Spirit’s production capabilities for composites and metallic fabrication.
Increased product capacity will enable the company to better react to European market demands and strengthen its carbon fiber portfolio.
The VSS Unity’s second glide test continues collecting system evaluation and vehicle performance data to prepare the aircraft for powered spaceflights.
As a generation of experienced coaters and finishers look toward retirement, new leaders are beginning to emerge. Training, education, support and encouragement for new talent is crucial for the future of manufacturing.
Siemens Gamesa, Composites for Europe, SPE, Lockheed Martin and more announce management changes.
Recent graduates share experiences gained from collegiate automotive design, engineering and motorsport competition Formula SAE.
Associate Editor, CompositesWorld
The three-year program includes lecture and practical education, as well as competency-based training to develop composites skills and competencies.
Obtained from EASA, the Type Certification furthers Pipistrel’s goal for sustainable and emissions-free aircraft.
Minimum class size has been reduced to six students, to help companies access composites training while following coronavirus safety guidelines.
Gregg Balko, CEO of SAMPE since 2004, is retiring on July 1, 2020. CW editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan talks to Gregg about his tenure at SAMPE, changes he led and how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the trade show and conference business — including SAMPE’s.
Having a workforce development champion in your shop is more critical now than ever before. Here are five techniques your champion can apply to attract and retain new talent.
UAE-based aerostructures manufacturer Strata Manufacturing prides itself on providing opportunities for its multinational, female-dominant workforce.
Associate Editor, CompositesWorld
After closing mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic, Abaris Training Resources begins in-person classes on June 1.
Sara Black joined CompositesWorld in 1999 and for the next 20 years embodied the intelligence, curiosity, respect, diligence and accuracy that the publication strove to deliver to its audience.
IACMI, SAERTEX, SAMPE and Tooling Tech Group announce new hires in the composites industry.
Despite the termination, the test flight provided data necessary to make adjustments for future launches.
Companies across the composites industry supply chain share how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting their businesses, and how they are available to help.
The company provides customized training in electroplating, wastewater treatment and management, pure water production, process improvement, troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
The VSS Unity’s successfully completed its first flight to test performance and handling characteristics, preparing for eventual commercial use.
The AACOMA project supports the development of advanced composite manufacturing in the Euregio Meuse-Rhine (EMR) region beginning in 2023.
Advint's advisory service emphasizes science, mathematics, technology and management to help clients achieve their goals.
German aircraft specialist Flight Design is using HexPly M79 for composite parts on its F2 aircraft.
The Global Wind Energy Council and Global Wind Organisation report that more workers are needed to deliver offshore wind installations between 2020-2024.
The Leica RTC360 3D laser scanner is a portable coordinate measuring machine designed to measure large-scale objects.
U.S. Department of Labor issues alert to help keep manufacturing workers safe during coronavirus pandemic
OSHA-recommended safety measures for manufacturing employers include flexible work hours, social distancing and personal hygiene.