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Des coques composites Motorola moulées avec des technologies Roctool

Le concepteur de procédés innovants pour le moulage rapide des matières plastiques et composites, est partenaire de l’innovation de Motorola primée par un JEC Innovation Award dans la catégorie produits électroniques: des coques composites très design et résistantes pour l’industrie des smartphones.

The real winter downhill mountain biking alternative

Give a prototype that reproduces as closely as possible the feelings given by a regular mountain bike to the addicts of the sport who want to extend their season during the winter.

An all-in-one carbon fiber fully mobile solar system

Smartflower Energy Technology launches REMULES, an all-in-one fully mobile solar system for humanitarian and military operations made from carbon fiber composite.

Beckwood and ORNL to develop advanced composite materials & manufacturing processes

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), one of the leaders in the research and development of advanced materials and economical green energy solutions, has awarded Beckwood Press Company a contract to manufacture a custom hydraulic press for the compression molding of various composite materials.

Formaplex secures AS9100C accreditation

The company announces their third major certification secured this year is the prestigious AS9100C accreditation for manufacturing and machining composite components for aerospace, defence and space industries.

Signatures de conventions pour favoriser le rapprochement de grands acteurs de l'énergie en Aquitaine

Alain Rousset, président du Conseil régional d'Aquitaine, Thierry Le Henaff, président directeur général d'Arkema, Karim Zaghib, directeur stockage et conversion d'énergie à l'institut de recherche d'Hydro-Québec (IREQ), et Jean Therme, directeur du pôle de recherche technologique au CEA, signent trois conventions de partenariat visant à favoriser le rapprochement de grands acteurs de l'énergie sur le territoire.

NASA announces that its Mars airplane will be made of composite material

A prototype of the Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on Mars, or Prandtl-m, which is a flying wing aircraft with a twist, is planned to be ready for launch from a high altitude balloon later this year.

Fokker, NLR, Airborne and TU Delft start maintenance centre for composites

At Le Bourget Airshow 2015 the Dutch Composites Maintenance Centre agreement was signed between Fokker, NLR, Airborne and TU-Delft. The DCMC will initiate and support innovations in the Maintenance Repair and Overhaul of composite (aero)structures.

Digimat 6.0 release delivers time & cost savings for material characterization of composites

e-Xstream engineering, an MSC Software company, and developer of Digimat, a nonlinear multi-scale material and structure modeling platform, announces the release of Digimat 6.0, a material modeling platform for material and structural engineers.