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Low temperature epoxy tooling prepreg improves reverse engineering aviation MRO capabilities for Boeing 777

GMS EP-250 epoxy prepreg tooling system, with its extended shelf life eliminated the mixing, mess and handling issues associated with a traditional wet resin tooling system.

Sintex Wausaukee Composites to expand operations

The company with their parent organization, Sintex Industries Limited announced that they will be expanding operations at its existing facilities to meet market growth and five-year growth plan.

A PCD tooling system to increase productivity in CFRP processing

Element Six introduces its Polycrystalline Diamond (PCD) product portfolio Aero-Dianamics, to achieve a 3 times improvement in productivity and reduced cost per finished part, in the processing of carbon composite materials, compared to tungsten carbide tooling systems.

A carbon reinforced thermoplastic composite for very low temperature applications

Xenia Materials, an Italian company specialized in engineering and production of polymer-based materials reinforced with carbon fibers, introduces XECARB ST a material developed with high toughness even at very low temperatures.

Total nanofiber solutions company FibeRio launches the fiber Engine FX series systems with 10X increase in output

FibeRio Technology Corporation announces the launch of its new generation of Forcespinning equipment specifically designed to meet the production needs of fine fiber media producers and converters.

GKN Aerospace leads research to progress wing technologies

The company is to lead a challenging 13-partner, 27 month, GBP30m future wing research programme, backed by the UK’s Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI). 

DiPlexor combined dielectric DEA with DMA

JEC Asia 2014 - DiPlexor the combined Dielectric (DEA) and Dynamic Mechanical Analyser (DMA). Simultaneous dieelectric- and dynamic mechanical analyses under mechanical load determine the complex dieelectric function.

Mitsubishi will strengthen the production equipment for Boeing 787 main wing

Mitsubishi heavy industries announced recently that the company will invest 10 billions Yen (86 US$ millions) in its Nagoya aerospace system factory and its and Shimonoseki shipyard in Yamaguchi Prefecture to strengthen its Boeing 787 main production equipment for the increase of the production capacity from the year 2016.

Toray to supply carbon fiber prepreg for Boeing 777X

Boeing has signed a memorandum of agreement with composite supplier Toray Industries to expand its current contract for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner to include the 777X wings.

US$ 180 million Sino-USA composites project settled in Rongcheng

Recently, Rongcheng Composites Co., Ltd (Rongcheng Composites) and USA Hyperayon Technology LLC have jointly invested a total of US$ 180 million in a composite materials project in Rongcheng City, Shandong Province.