Kaman Corporation announces that its Aerosystems division has been awarded an extension to its current contract with Bell Helicopter to manufacture skin and skin to core components for the Bell UH-1Y and AH-1Z helicopters.
Thailand is laying the foundation for development of an Aerospace Industrial Estate targeting MRO and Tier 2, 3 and 4 aerospace manufacturing segments. This has a potential of bringing$US 650.0 million per year by 2023 when the first phase of the park will be operational.
As the design and build of the Bloodhound Supersonic Car (SSC) moves into the final few months before heading to South Africa to challenge the world land speed record, Morgan Advanced Materials has conducted specialist ballistic testing on the panels it has provided to form part of the driver cockpit.
The independent converter of carbon fibre, has been awarded government funding through the Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative (AMSCI) for a project that aims to produce higher volumes of composites in the UK to accelerate vehicle lightweighting.
Though miles apart, bridge owners in Springfield, Oregon and Hayward, California had the same idea; to replace traditional wood on aging structures with Composite Advantage’s FiberSPAN Fiber Reinforced Polymer bridge decking.
Bigger than ever, the upcoming JEC Europe Composites Show will present innovations from the 35 industrial segments, from raw material producers to end-user markets. The JEC Composites Show is traditionally the place where composites innovations are launched. Here are in this feature a few of these innovations. More are to come on our website and many others will be announced during the Show which will take place in Paris from March 10 to 12.