Inauguration de la plateforme Spide TP du Cetim

La plateforme Spide TP, « Le laser robotisé au service des grandes cadences », a été inaugurée le 3 Juillet 2014 sur le Technocampus Composites, à Boguenais, près de Nantes.

GKN Aerospace opens composite design engineering center in Alabama

The company announced that it has opened a composite design engineering center at its Advanced Composite Structures (ACS) facility in Alabama, enhancing the capabilities of the Elmore County operation that serves major North America-based manufacturers.

Appel à projets "Matériaux innovants pour l'habitat"

Les acteurs du TIA (Territorial Innovation Accelerator) lancent un appel à projets "Matériaux innovants pour l'habitat" en collaboration avec le groupe Kingfisher.

Airbus wins business worth more than $75 billion for 496 aircraft at Farnborough Air Show 2014

During the 2014 Farnborough Air Show, Airbus won US$75.3 billion worth of business for a total of 496 aircraft, making it by far the largest Farnborough show for Airbus – both in terms of dollar value and also in the number aircraft.

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Exelis expands its composite manufacturing capability

The company has licensed patented manufacturing technology from Belgium based Bodair S.A. to produce composite struts, tubes and rods (STaR) for commercial and military aircraft applications.

Celanese to add long fiber reinforced thermoplastic capability in Brazil

The global technology and specialty materials company announced that it will expand its manufacturing capabilities at the company’s Suzano, Brazil, facility to include Celstran long fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFRT) production.

GKN Aerospace to supply composite rudders and elevators to Bombardier

The company has been selected by Bombardier Aerospace Belfast to design, develop and supply the composite integrated rudder and elevator for the Global 7000 and Global 800 ultra long-range business jets.

DSM and VeloX participate in World Human Powered Speed Challenge

With a new high-tech recumbent design using innovative DSM materials, the Human Power Team Delft-Amsterdam wants to beat its own world speed record of 133.78 km/h in 2013, and set a world hour record in 2014. 

Jacques Le Bouler élu président de Plasti Ouest

Jacques Le Bouler succède à Nicolas Barberot à la tête du groupement des industriels de la plasturgie et des composites du Grand-Ouest (Bretagne, Pays de la Loire et Poitou Charentes).