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Amaroo sewer project steams ahead in Australia

The 8.5 km sewer is part of an AU$130 million project to expand vital sewage infrastructure in Melbourne’s northern growth corridor.

Airbus starts A350-1000 final assembly

Airbus has started final assembly of the first A350-1000 on schedule at the A350 XWB Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France.

Bonehead Composites delivers official flight helmets for Airbus Perlan Mission II

The specialist of composite aerospace technology specializing in products for extreme sports, announces the delivery of ten PilotX Flight Helmets as part of its sponsorship of Airbus Perlan Mission II, an initiative to fly an engineless glider to the edge of space.

CompoSIDE releases the version 2.7.0 of its composite design software

The engineering simulation and data management platform with dedicated composite design and analysis software releases CompoSIDE v2.7.0 delivering streamlined product design process for improved development of fibre-reinforced plastics products.

LEAP engine surpasses 10,000 orders

2015 proved to be another strong year for CFM orders with the company booking a total of 2,154 engines, including 736 CFM56 engines (commercial, military and spares) and 1,418 LEAP engines (including spares).

Compression RTM — An Efficient Method

When it comes to mass-producing components made from carbon-fiber-reinforced plastics, the HP-RTM method has proven particularly effective. With the introduction of an alternative process, it is now possible to achieve even shorter cycle times and improved component properties.

Robots will build aerostructures at Terma

The objective of a development project is for the production of aerostructures in carbon fiber and composites to be automated.

Test of Gamebird 1 aeroplane at the AMRC with Boeing Structural Testing Centre

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing (AMRC) breaks ground by carrying out UK’s first full airworthiness test for 30 years.

Haydale commission composite pipe long term testing facility

The group focused on enabling technology for the commercialization of graphene and other nano materials, announces that its subsidiary Haydale Composite Solutions has completed the installation of a composite pipe testing facility to assist in the development and approval of graphene-enhanced polymer materials for oil and gas pipelines.