News - 14 May 2004
Starfire Systems, Inc. announced today that Harris & Harris Group, Inc. will invest up to $1,000,000 in privately held Starfire Systems. Harris & Harris Group is a publicly traded venture...
News - 12 May 2004
Surface Transforms, manufacturer of high-technology carbon ceramic materials, has been awarded its first contract valued at around £40,000 by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD). The contract is...
News - 11 May 2004
Lightweight materials may find exciting opportunities in the automotive industry as a means of increasing fuel efficiency. With 75 percent of fuel consumption relating directly to vehicle weight,...
News - 5 May 2004
Today, May 4th 2004, marks the centenary of the historic first meeting between the Honourable Charles Rolls and Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, UK, which led to the formation of the...
News - 23 Apr 2004
A NASA invention that can make outboard engines quieter, cleaner, gives better fuel mileage and increased durability has been adapted for commercial use by a major international corporation.
News - 20 Apr 2004
The UK’s first commercial manufacturing process for high-purity single-wall carbon nanotubes has been commissioned by the performance chemicals company, Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd.
News - 7 Apr 2004
The American Welding Society today awarded its A. F. Davis Silver Medal to Engineering Fellow Herschel Smartt, Ph.D. - for significant research in controlling robotic friction stir welding - during...
News - 18 Jan 2004
Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. announced recently that its subsidiary, Altair Nanomaterials Inc. has entered into a contract with Titanium Metals Corporation for development of a low cost manufacturing...
News - 9 Jul 2003
After having purchased the dormant Republic Technologies plant in Beaver County in June, BVV Acquisitions have just acquired Pittsburgh Tool Steel for an undisclosed price.
BVV’s intention is...
News - 19 Jun 2003
Alcoa have revealed their new plan to develop advanced aluminium alloys for the next and future generation airliners.
The "20-20" initiative aims to provide a 20% weight decrease and a...