World Market News N. 712: Nordam, Kaman Aerosystems, Mimaki, Boeing


Business and Market

Airbus selects Nordam to develop and supply A320neo P&W engine build-up system

Airbus selects Nordam to develop and supply A320neo P&W engine build-up system

Nordam CEO Meredith Siegfried Madden announces an agreement with Airbus to supply the engine build-up system for A320neos equipped with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engine. (...)

Boeing to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to advance autonomous technology capabilities

Kaman receives K-Max order from Columbia Basin Helicopters

GKN Aerospace names Hans Büthker as CEO

Hexagon announces a large Titan order for the North American industrial sector

e-Xstream partners with BMC to study failure behavior in composite and 3D printed parts

Asahi Kasei launches R&D Center in Germany

Sigmatex announced as winner of 2017 Composites UK Environment Initiative/Sustainability Award

Capacity increase for Teijin’s Technora aramid fiber

PolyQuest and Straterra acquire DuraFiber Technologies polyester filament facility

Chomarat signs a distribution agreement with Velox

Zhongfu Shenying has put into operation a new T800 carbon fiber line

Brødrene Aa continues its breakthrough in the Chinese market

Solvay adds data for Amodel, Ryton and KetaSpire grades to Digimat-MX material database

Magna joins the BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye platform

Sierra Nevada Corporation announces expansion of German Aerospace Center partnership

The Center for Innovative Materials Processing to expand polymer and composites research

IACMI and LIFT open a manufacturing innovation facility in Detroit

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Technology and Innovation

Mimaki introduces new CF22-1225 flatbed cutting plotter

Mimaki introduces new CF22-1225 flatbed cutting plotter

Turnkey solution makes delivery of short-run signs & displays and samples faster, easier and more profitable, in combination with JFX200-2513 flatbed printer and ArtiosCAD. (...)

A material for window profiles with high thermal insulation

Michelman to spotlight sizing solutions for an evolving carbon fiber market

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Car manufacturers have no choice but to lighten their vehicles to meet the new CO2 emission regulations: either in the U.S. with the CAFE regulation (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) or in Europe... (...)


Continental and Kordsa join forces to establish an adhesion system for textile reinforcement materials

Faurecia to develop and manufacture fuel cell tanks for electric vehicles with Stelia Aerospace Composites

Henkel partnership with Benteler-SGL pays off with composite leaf springs on more Volvo models

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First 787-10 Dreamliner

First 787-10 Dreamliner

Boeing has rolled out the first 787-10 Dreamliner built for Singapore Airlines at its Final Assembly facility in North Charleston, South Carolina.

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