World Market News N. 714: LM Wind Power, Hubei University, Polestar


Business and Market

LM Wind Power develops 71.8 meter offshore blade and expands Chinese factory by 50%

LM Wind Power develops 71.8 meter offshore blade and expands Chinese factory by 50%

LM Wind Power announces the signing of an agreement to develop a 71.8 meter blade for Chinese offshore leader Envision. (...)

Turkish Aerospace Industries to supply nacelle fan cowl for A320Neo aircraft

Boeing and MHI reach agreement on cost reduction for 787 production

Toray to open a R&D automotive center in Europe

Celanese announces global capacity expansions to support growth

First hydrogen filling station opens in Bremen

Aerospace Integration Research Centre opens at Cranfield University

Cobra International form new Cobra Composite Structures Business Unit

Element Houston gains NDT approval from IHI Corporation

Hexagon launches requalification testing program to improve customer value and minimize downtime

ESI releases PAM-Composites 2017 to facilitate composite material manufacturing

Scott Bader’s structural adhesives gain ClassNK certificates

Redelease and LORD strengthen partnership

Armor Express awarded five-year contract from us customs and border protection

UTA aerospace engineer receives $900,000 army research lab grant

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Technology and Innovation

A new dyeing process for carbon fiber

A new dyeing process for carbon fiber

A group of Chinese researchers at the Wuhan Textile University (Hubei), Hubei University, Soochow University of Suzhou (Jiangsu) and the Institute of Coal Chemistry of Taiyuan (Shanxi) has found a way to produce brightly colored carbon fiber fabrics using structural colors instead of chemical pigments, according to the online information website Chemistry World. (...)

Norplex-Micarta announces EnableX prepreg molding system

Implementing lightweight honeycomb core technology

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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... (...)


McLaren deploys Stratasys additive manufacturing to improve 2017 car performance

SGL leads UK-funded project for components for serial production in automotive

Sigmatex announce strategic partnership agreement with Hengrui Corporation

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Polestar unveils the Polestar 1, its first car made from carbon fiber

Polestar unveils the Polestar 1, its first car made from carbon fiber

Polestar, Volvo Car Group’s performance brand, has revealed its future as a new standalone electric performance brand.

First A330neo completes maiden flight

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