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Composite Integration develops face visors

Composite Integration, a manufacturing company based in the UK says that it is working with other companies to accelerate the design of face visors.

10,000th Eurofighter Typhoon part

Rockwood Composites says that it has delivered its 10,000th blade for the towed decoy on the Eurofighter Typhoon.

Siemens reports that its AM network and 3D printers are available to the global medical community to help speed the production of medical components.

JEC World, previously put off until May, has been further postponed until 2021, its organizers say.

Solvay is reportedly supplying its medical-grade transparent film to Boeing to make face shields to protect against COVID-19.

Composite metal foams have passed so-called ‘simulated pool fire testing’, which indicates they could be used for transporting hazardous materials.

AIMPLAS says that it plans to make its knowledge of materials, design, prototyping and manufacture available to public and health authorities.

The organizers of ConstructionAM have postponed the event until the 3-4 November 2020, so that the show can be co-located with Advanced Engineering.

Composites distributor GRP Solutions says that it can help UK companies supply face masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE) to the NHS.

Fibrelite has developed a new range of RF friendly manhole access covers that can support data transfer between antennas underground and aboveground.

The board of directors of Farnborough International Airshow 2020, due to take place in July, have cancelled the event.

ACMA reports that its immediate past chairman, Kevin Barnett, will serve as its interim president until a permanent replacement is selected.

TRB Lightweight Structures and Hitachi Rail have joined forces to develop parts for rail projects in the UK.

Royal DSM, Sabic, and UPM Biofuels have formed a partnership to help reduce the environmental footprint of DSM’s Dyneema fiber material.

Spirit AeroSystems has opened a new composite manufacturing facility at its site in Prestwick, Scotland.

A new report suggests that the global automotive composites market could reach US$12 billion by 2029.

TRB Lightweight Structures and Toyota Tsusho America have formed a joint venture to produce high volume auto composite parts.

The National Composites Centre (NCC) has opened a new lab at its site in Bristol, UK.

Composites One, Solvay, 3M, Owens Corning and Sika has set the date for a webinar focuses on next generation wind energy: production and repair.

Spirit AeroSystems has reported revenue of US$7.9 billion in 2019.

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