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Business and Market

 
Airbus completes first flight demonstration for its commercial parcel delivery drone “Skyways”

Airbus completes first flight demonstration for its commercial parcel delivery drone “Skyways”

Airbus Helicopters’ Skyways unmanned air vehicle has completed its first flight demonstration at the National University of Singapore (NUS). (...)

Ascent Aerospace opens second engineering center of excellence at Macomb Campus

Triumph and China Southern enter exclusive agreement for nacelle maintenance

Falcon Heavy test launch

Albany International appoints Olivier Jarrault as CEO

A center for advanced fiber placement technologies founded in Meitingen

RTP Company expands operations in Europe with new facility in Poland

Henkel to showcase automotive composite solutions at JEC World 2018

CopaSAT announces the acquisition of Eclipse Composite Engineering

CGTech celebrates 30-year milestone

Metyx secures 50% HIPA support for a multimillion euro investment project to expand its Hungarian production facilities

Teijin to establish resin compound plant and R&D facility in Thailand for further global development

Sicomin earns USDA certified bio based product label

Sabic announces plans to expand capacity for Ultem and Noryl resin production

International consortium starts study on technological analysis of energy storage systems

EuCIA strengthens sustainability communications with demonstrations of Eco Calculator

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Technology and Innovation

 
A continuous process for producing high performance thermoplastic honeycomb cores

A continuous process for producing high performance thermoplastic honeycomb cores

EconCore to present innovations in continuous honeycomb sandwich technology at JEC World 2018. Its ThermHex process meets the growing need for replacing complex, heavy and expensive parts in highly demanding applications across industries. (...)

RAMPF to present solutions for innovative carbon fiber and glass-fiber composites

Turnkey production systems for high-volume production

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Feature Aeronautics

 

Aeronautics

Aeronautic sector is one of the main ones to drive innovation in Composites. Here are some of the most symbolic examples of contracts, extensions and partnerships within this composite-addict sector. (...)

 

ArianeGroup to start production of the first Ariane 62

Daher wins its first Boeing production contract to supply thermoplastic composite structural parts for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

FACC to supply engine fan cases for Pratt & Whitney Canada engines

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Application

 
Polestar, Volvo’s first model with a carbon fiber body

Polestar, Volvo’s first model with a carbon fiber body

Polestar, Volvo’s electric-only brand, is considering building more than the 500 Polestar 1 electric supercars per year than originally planned, reports Automotive News Europe.

China’s drone company Ehang first test flights

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Agenda

 

20 February 2018 - 21 February 2018

2018 Thermoset Topcon

The annual Thermoset Topcon connects all members of the thermoset material supply chain; from additives and chemicals, to resin and reinforcement suppliers, compounders, processors and OEMs. This conference is a gathering in the U.S. dedicated entirely to thermosets.

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27 February 2018 - 01 March 2018

Composite-Expo 2018

28 February 2018 - 01 March 2018

29th International Colloquium Plastics Technology

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JEC Composites Magazine n°119

Supplement - Innovation Report
 

JCM119 - Innovation Report

Discover the latest innovations displayed on JEC World 2018.
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