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Carbon fiber news, November 2017

ELG Carbon Fibre extends quality management certification

ELG Carbon Fibre says that it has successfully extended the certification of its quality management system.

JEC says that Start-up Booster, reportedly the largest start-up competition in the field of composites, is now open.

SGL Group and German engineering company Bertrandt have developed a new design idea for the interior structures of automotive vehicles.

R-TECH Materials said that it increased visitors to its stand by 350% at this year’s Advanced Engineering show.

Composite component manufacturer Safran Nacelles received business opportunities from its participation at Composites UK’s North West Regional Roadshow.

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub, in the UK, has released its second call for feasibility studies.

SGL Technologies Composites has acquired a 50% share in Benteler Carbon Composites in the Benteler-SGL GmbH joint venture.

Revolution Composites has expanded its manufacturing facility in Norwood, Massachusetts, USA.

Solvay has formalized a joint venture to supply Boeing with composite materials from a facility to be built in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.

Attendance for the Advanced Engineering show which took place recently in Birmingham, UK, was up 15%, according to its organizers.

Fibers made of carbon nanotubes configured as wireless antennas work as well as copper antennas but are 20 times lighter.

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) has recently promoted the use of composites in transportation and defense to US politicians.

EuCIA reports that it recently focused on sustainability in composites as part of a Lightweight, Durable and Sustainable Composites seminar.

Scientists have determined what kind of carbon nanotubes produce the best fibers and developed a novel method for purifying them.

Composites UK has revealed the winners of its Composite Industry Awards.

ALMACO will organize a series of practical courses in 2018 covering the fabrication of lightweight structures.

Industry trade association Composites UK has announced Tom Rockwood as Apprentice of the Year.

Composites UK will be taking the final of its regional roadshows for 2017 to London, covering the South East area.

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