Business

£89 million investment in UK Catapult network

Autumn Statement includes additional support for High Value Manufacturing Catapult and a new National Formulation Centre.

Selective tape-laying for cost-effective manufacturing of optimised multi-material components

The aim of the Stellar project is to develop the manufacturing process for high-speed placement of carbon, glass and polymer fibre reinforced matrices, in selected locations in a composite structure, to provide the optimum reinforcement, weight and cost profile within a part.

Applus+, first and only laboratory of composite materials in China accredited by NADCAP for aeronautical services

Applus+ has obtained the NADCAP (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program) accreditation for its testing laboratory of composite materials in Shanghai.

AECpolymers structural adhesives big winners on La Route du Rhum 2014

Velox is delighted to announce the outstanding performance of the ocean-racing yachts participating in La Route du Rhum 2014.

China needs over 5,300 new aircraft in the next 20 years

Airbus forecasts that China will need over 5,300 new passenger aircraft and freighters from 2014 to 2033, with a total market value of US$ 820 billion. It represents 17 per cent of the world total demand for over 31,000 new aircraft in the next 20 years.

Breizh'EMR: une association pour l'éolien offshore en Baie de Saint-Brieuc

Initié en 2012 par Côtes d’Armor Développement et ses partenaires économiques, ce projet a pour but de faire émerger une filière Energie Maritime Renouvelable en Bretagne.

Les premières usines françaises de production d’éoliennes offshore à Saint-Nazaire

Ces nouvelles usines, ouvertes par Alstom, seront dédiées à la fabrication de nacelles et d'alternateurs d'éoliennes offshore, afin de répondre aux besoins croissants de ce marché, en France mais également à l’international.

Adess, Sébastien Loeb Racing et Sora Racing s'unissent pour créer LAS Motorsport

La nouvelle entité se lance dans la commercialisation d’un nouveau prototype pour 2015.

Quickstep secures new C-130J purchase order from Lockheed Martin

The manufacturer of high‐grade carbon‐fibre components, announced that it has secured a new purchase order for an additional 12 sets plus spares of C‐130J Super Hercules wing flaps from global security and aerospace company.