INDUSTRY NEWS

11/8/2019

Wisconsin Oven ships multi-zone ovens for carbon fiber cure

Designed for carbon fiber cure, the ovens have been upgraded for increased energy efficiency.


11/8/2019

Epic Aircraft carbon fiber aircraft achieves FAA type certification

Deliveries of the all carbon fiber single-engine turboprop are scheduled to begin this year.


11/7/2019

GKN Aerospace named key supplier for Gulfstream G700

Thermoplastic composites feature prominently in the new G700 business jet design.


11/7/2019

2019 SPE Automotive Innovation Awards winners announced

Among the winners and finalists, a wide range of technologies demonstrate composites’ benefits for ground transportation.


11/7/2019

Sicomin’s epoxy resins and adhesives enable all-electric foiling boat

The company’s epoxy infusion resins and adhesive products have been qualified for the series production of the Candela Seven all-electric foiling boat. 


11/6/2019

Radius Engineering workcell enables composite flare housings for F-35

New flare housing manufacturing facility will utilize RTM workcell from Radius Engineering to manufacture composite housings for the F-35 Lightning II aircraft’s countermeasure flares.


11/5/2019

GE Haliade-X 12 MW turbine blade delivered for testing

The 107-meter offshore wind blade will undergo fatigue testing at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center’s Wind Technology Testing Center in Boston.


11/5/2019

U.S. wind power reaches milestone 100 gigawatts in third quarter 2019

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) also reports that the U.S. wind energy pipeline has grown to an expected 46.4 gigawatts of wind energy.


11/5/2019

Register now for the ACMA Thermoplastic Composites Conference

The event will take place April 29 to May 1, 2020 in San Diego, Calif., U.S.


11/4/2019

Boeing's Starliner completes pad abort test for commercial crew

Tests were completed at Launch Complex 32 at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. The first orbital flight tests are scheduled for next month.