Month: July 2014

Carbon fibre is one of the strongest materials on the plant today and is used in everything from airplane wings to business cards. One plant biologist says that in around 50 years time we’ll be growing it on trees. With ...
Fibre Reinforced Aluminium

The new material dubbed Fibre Reinforced Aluminium is stronger than existing aluminium whilst being cheaper and lighter than steel. The new material can also be used with insulation panels designed to produce a building envelope system that is safer, cheaper, ...

When it comes to making a bike today to challenge at the Tour de France carbon fibre is the only material considered, its amazing strength and weight savings have sealed its dominance, however unlike steel or aluminium, carbon fibre doesn’t ...

GKN Aerospace has announced it’s to head up a group of UK companies in a £13.4 million additive manufacturing research and development programme called Horizon The companies and organisations within the Horizon group include Renishaw, Delcam, and the Universities of ...

AGY has announced the start of production of a new glassfibre in conjunction with Taishan. The material which was developed by AGY, will be produced by Taishan Fiberglass to fill the cost and performance gap between traditional E-Glass products and ...

Continental Structural Plastics has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the composites operations of Magna Exteriors. The acquisition, will make CSP the world’s largest sheet moulding composites (SMC) compounder and manufacturer. Under the terms of the purchase ...

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