Business

LIFT Composite Prototyping Center partners with Vaughn

Long Island Forum for Technology's CPC will partner with Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology for STEM course.

Rolls-Royce unveils Scoot Airlines Trent 1000 engine; made in Singapore, for Singapore

Rolls-Royce celebrated a milestone at the company's Seletar Campus with the unveiling of a Trent 1000 engine, the first to be made in Singapore for Singapore's very own long-haul budget carrier, Scoot.

Airbus launches A321neo with true transatlantic capability

Airbus has officially launched the A321neo with 97 tonnes Maximum Take Off Weight (MTOW) having secured the first commitment from Air Lease Corporation (ALC).

Strongwell’s Pulstar Technology a key component of new composites initiative

Pulstar pultrusion technology, equipment and technical expertise in pultrusion production will yield efficiency in processes, lower overall manufacturing costs and enable broader use of composites in high-volume, cost-sensitive markets such as those in the focus of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).

Tycan chains with Dyneema replace steel chains for lashing cargo

Industrial chains for handling heavy loads are being produced for the first time from DSM’s ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMwPE) fiber, branded as Dyneema.

Radical innovation for composite tooling

Specialist tooling company Compotool Ltd has in the last year brought to market a new tooling board product that represents a radical new approach to composite tooling.

Daher-Socata chooses Tecnatom inspection system

This equipment will serve to the French company for the inspection of very complex pieces of its BZ1 helicopter.

Sika to acquire Axson Technologies

Sika has entered into exclusive negotiations with Axson management and shareholders to acquire Axson Technologies.

Les résines époxy Sicomin utilisées pour la construction du bateau «NOX SV»

La résine époxy haute performance Sicomin SR5550 (déjà utilisée dans le secteur de l’aérospatiale pour la construction de composant de la Station Spatiale Internationale) a été choisie pour l'infusion de la construction sandwich du «NOX SV», ainsi que pour la stratification de la structure et autres assemblages.

Inauguration de la plateforme MIMAUSA pour le développement de matériaux et procédés

Portée par Mines Albi via l’Institut Clément Ader dans le cadre du Contrat de Plan État-Région 2007-2013, la plateforme MIMAUSA (mise en œuvre de matériaux pour l’aéronautique et surveillance active) est située sur le parc technopolitain Albi-InnoProd.