INDUSTRY NEWS

PUBLISHED: 3/4/2019

PRF Composite Materials announces new unidirectional prepreg line

PRF’s new UD prepreg capability includes carbon materials from 80 to 600gsm, at standard widths of 300 mm and 600 mm.


PUBLISHED: 3/4/2019

Composites Europe to feature co-located trade fair and conference

Taking place Sept. 10-12, 2019, the new joint event combines Composites Europe and the International Composites Conference (ICC).


PUBLISHED: 3/4/2019

SpaceX crew capsule launches to space station

The Demo-1 flight test successfully launched SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft aboard its Falcon 9 rocket, marking a first step toward the next NASA crewed space mission.


PUBLISHED: 3/1/2019

GWEC reports 51.3 GW of new wind capacity in 2018

The Global Wind Energy Council’s latest data shows that China led both offshore and onshore wind energy installation in 2018.


PUBLISHED: 3/1/2019

Airbus to expand aerospace activities at Ottobrunn/Taufkirchen site

The expansion includes an Industry 4.0 factory to automate and digitalize the production of solar arrays for satellites, as well as expanded clean rooms for optical satellite instruments.


PUBLISHED: 3/1/2019

Oxford-based engineering company adds one of the largest 3D printers in the U.K.

Dash-CAE has invested in one of the largest 3D printers in the U.K. to help accelerate manufacturing in composites.


PUBLISHED: 3/1/2019

Diehl Aviation selects Altair as preferred strategic CAE supplier

According to the agreement, Altair’s computer-aided engineering (CAE) software will be Diehl Aviation’s preferred solver for at least three years.


PUBLISHED: 2/28/2019

Rolls-Royce withdraws from consideration as Boeing NMA engine supplier

Rolls-Royce cites Boeing’s proposed timeline as reason for withdrawing itself from the race to be chosen as engine supplier for the unconfirmed NMA.


PUBLISHED: 2/27/2019

Boeing introduces Airpower Teaming System unmanned aircraft

The unmanned aircraft is intended to complement and extend airborne missions through smart teaming with existing military aircraft.


PUBLISHED: 2/27/2019

IACMI, Abaris host collaborative training workshops

The IACMI/Abaris workshops are aimed at mitigating the critical skills gap in the composites technical industry and growing a skilled composites workforce nation-wide.


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