Zeleros raises €7 million for European Hyperloop development


Spain-based Zeleros is evaluating composites and other materials in the development of its Hyperloop system.

Thermoplastic components successfully flight tested on Bell V-280 Valor


The components were manufactured for Bell by GKN Aerospace for the V-280 Valor tiltrotor.

F-35 Lightning program adopts closed molding technology


Reduced manufacturing time and high part-to-part dimensional repeatability are some benefits of Matrix Composites’ HiRPM molding technology. 

FRP sunshades developed for San Francisco retrofit


The 53-year-old office building possesses about 680 FRP hoods, which improve poor daylighting.

Epic delivers first all-carbon fiber E1000 aircraft


Epic Aircraft delivers a composite, single-engine turboprop aircraft to customers despite recent pandemic-related setbacks.

Wind energy leaders present recommendations for recycling wind turbine blades


The EuCIA, Cefic and WindEurope recently released a joint report aimed to accelerate wind turbine blade recycling efforts.

Germany's aerodyn launches rotor blade for 11-15 MW turbines


The rotor blade boasts CFRP-GFRP spar caps, a 128-meter rotor diameter, an adjustable design and more. 

Siemens Gamesa to expand wind turbine nacelle capacity in Taiwan


The expansion is designed to support the 300-MW Hai Long 2 offshore wind farm and is expected to strengthen the localized nacelle supply chain.

ACMA report addresses composite wind turbine blade recycling


The report points to viable technologies and strategies for sustainability and energy efficiency in composite manufacturing and EOL recycling. 

New funding accelerates Boston Materials' composite development


The funding enables Boston Materials’ efforts to expand its Supercomp reinforcement product’s presence in the market.