News - 21 Apr 2009
The RATP has announced its decision to award a firm contract for 60 MI09 double-decker trainsets to the Alstom-Bombardier consortium. Alstom will carry out 70% of the contract which is worth a total...
Creaform is a worldwide leader in 3D optical measurement technologies and products. The range of products include portable 3D scanners Portable coordinate measuring machine (CMM), robot-mounted...
News - 8 Jun 2007
The ThyssenKrupp Tailored Blanks group has built a new plant in Bursa in western Turkey. Production will start in September when the company will become Turkey’s first manufacturer of...
News - 20 Oct 2005
Over 2.2 million tonnes of post-consumer steel packaging were recycled in Europe last year. This represents a recycling rate of 60% in the enlarged EU1 and an estimated 62.5% in EU15 (up from 61% in...
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Mercedes have taken the wraps off their SLR McLaren supercar capable of 334km/h. Advanced materials such as ceramic and polymer matrix composites are in part responsible for it high levels of...
Article - 3 Apr 2003
Bayer have developed the worlds first illuminated polymer parts. The all-in-one assemblies have a smart outer skin which generates light when a voltage is applied. Potential uses for this material are...
News - 27 Apr 2004
Kobe Steel, Ltd.'s aluminium side-impact door beam is being used in Mitsubishi Motor Corporation's Lancer Evolution VIII MR, a four-door sports sedan that went on sale earlier this year in...
Article - 8 Aug 2017
Graphite is a soft, slippery, greyish-black material that has a metallic luster. It is opaque to light and is a good conductor of electricity and heat.
News - 6 Mar 2019
Nowadays, when people talk about automobiles, they no longer simply refer to a four-wheel device with seats that are designed to transport individuals from point A to B.
Instead, they increasingly...
News - 31 May 2014
Emery Oleochemicals, a leading global provider of high performance and natural-based chemicals, is all set to revolutionize the polyurethane industry with its unique 'Renewable & Recycled'...