A bomb-proof lining developed by an international team of scientists, including academics from the University of Sheffield, has successfully contained blasts in a series of controlled explosions in the luggage hold of a Boeing 747 and an Airbus 321.
The company has secured a £6m growth capital investment from BGF (Business Growth Fund). The Milton-Keynes based business, has seen significant growth in the past two years with new contracts in the automotive and aerospace sectors.
Through a relationship with CASIS (Center for Advancement of Science in Space), Cobra Puma Golf continue to push the boundaries in golf by presenting their driver reinforced by TeXtreme, Cobra King Ltd.
Plant fibre or bio-based resins are now more widely use. Raw materials and intermediate products are now more commonly available. Some companies are making more than "green washing". Here some of the recent initiaves in the field of Biocomposites.