News - 22 Oct 2010
The first phase of construction of the 600,000 sq. ft. (55,742 m2) facility in Belfast that will house the manufacture and assembly of the advanced composite wings for the all-new CSeries commercial...
News - 26 Aug 2010
In a real-life "back to the future" story, scientists today reported that the sustainable, environmentally-friendly process that gave birth to plywood a century ago is re-emerging as a...
Article - 14 Dec 2020
When the electrically insulating graphene Oxide (GO) is reduced, the reduced graphene oxide formed resembles graphene but contains residual oxygen and other heteroatoms.
News - 5 Mar 2009
MIT engineers are using carbon nanotubes only billionths of a meter thick to stitch together aerospace materials in work that could make airplane skins and other products some 10 times stronger at a...
News - 14 Jul 2008
The GKN Aerospace team in the Company's Composites Research Centre is in the final stages of work on the three year Integrated Wing, Advanced Technology Verification Programme (IW-ATVP) which is...
Article - 4 Apr 2003
Mazda have devloped a new design for automotive bonnets that is aimed at reducing the severity of head injuries sustained by pedestrians in traffic accidents. The design and its advantages are...
News - 11 May 2004
The Boeing Company has successfully completed testing of a newly developed composite rotor blade for use on the AH-64D Apache Longbow multi-role combat helicopter.
Developmental tests on the...
News - 20 Nov 2020
Cranfield University researchers in partnership with Meditech Gloves, one of the leading manufacturers of high-quality examination and surgical gloves, have shown how energy savings can be made with...
News - 14 Oct 2020
AnalySwift, LLC, a provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites, announced today that Dalian University of Technology is participating in its recently launched Academic Partner...
News - 4 Nov 2019
TRB Lightweight Structures is working in collaboration with CAF on the production of 17 new trains for West Midlands Railway. Each four-car train is designed to operate as a stand-alone vehicle, or...