Six-month advanced composites technology training program with a hands-on curriculum. Students learn skills such as vacuum infusion processing, advanced molding, CAD/CAM operations, robotic CNC plug-building and repair practices as they prepare to sit for several ACMA certification exams.

449 Thames St.
Newport, RI 02840 US


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Composites cluster funded in Rhode Island
A $125,000 federal grant will help create a marine-focused composites manufacturing cluster near Bristol, RI, in the US.

IBEX 2014 report
A new home port in Florida and fair economic winds propel this boatbuilders’ convention to its best exhibitor/attendee turnout in years.

IBEX 2011 Review
As the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference again docks in Louisville, the industry continues a slow and tentative rebound.

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