World Market News N. 715: Tods Aerospace, Magna, Apollo Automobil


Business and Market

Tods Aerospace awarded Gold Supplier Status with Leonardo Helicopters

Tods Aerospace awarded Gold Supplier Status with Leonardo Helicopters

Tods Aerospace, a Unitech Aerospace company and specialist in advanced composite materials technologies, has been awarded the Gold Ship to Stock Award from Leonardo Helicopters. (...)

Tesla reaches long-expected deal to build a factory in China

Orbital ATK provided large composite structures and retro motors for ULA Atlas V vehicles

Airborne Oil & Gas and Marubeni-Itochu Steel to collaborate on thermoplastic composite pipe products

Lanxess to use Tepex thermoplastic composites in hybrid and all-electric vehicles

Solvay Performance Polyamides starts Technyl production unit in Mexico

Airtech Advanced Materials introduces Filmcote 1524

FRX Polymers announces appointment of Ina Jiang and Dr.Ulrich Girrbach to key executive posts

R-Tech wins innovation award for hydrogen fuel cell safety sensor

Allan Leighton appointed as Element’s new Chairman

University of Mississippi Establishes Center for Graphene Research and Innovation

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Technology and Innovation

Torsional welding process for automotive fascias

Torsional welding process for automotive fascias

Magna has put a new twist on joining thermoplastic materials in order to help automakers cut weight and costs: torsional welding.(...)

T-HOT: an innovative material for harsh environments in engine areas

imec Messtechnik GmbH revolutionizes the cold chain

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Feature Automotive


JEC Asia 2017

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... (...)


Airbus and China to enhance cooperation in aviation and aerospace

BYK to build integrated site in Shanghai

Carbon fiber producer Guangwei Composites listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange

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

Apollo Automobil launches the Apollo Intensa Emozione hypercar

After months of dedication, Apollo Automobil announces the Apollo Intensa Emozione (IE), its flagship hyper-car.

A composite helicopter part made using a 3D Printed Polysulfone (PSU) mold

A CFRP roof for the Caterham Seven CSR-260 sports car

A carbon fiber tripod

Composites reduce manual handling health and safety risks

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JEC Composites Magazine n°116

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