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Composites Excellence Award Seeking Nominations

materialstoday Feb 10 03:24 am 

The University of Delaware Center for Composite Materials is calling for individual nominations for the 2016 Medal of Excellence in Composite Materials.

Chomarat Receives Certification For Glass And Carbon Fiber

materialstoday Feb 10 03:24 am 

French fiber specialist Chomarat has received DNV GL certification for its range of glass and carbon multiaxial reinforcements for the marine market. The reinforcements are available under the brand names G-PlyTM and C-PlyTM.

Orbital ATK Marks Its One-Year Anniversary

Business Wire via Yahoo Canada Finance Feb 10 05:30 am 

Orbital ATK Inc. a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies today marks its first full year of combined operations following the completion of the merger between Orbital Sciences Corporation and Alliant Techsystems Inc.

Final Assembly Underway On First GE9X Engine

Aircraft Maintenance Technology Feb 09 07:04 pm 

The first full GE9X engine is rotated into the horizontal assembly position at GE Aviationatrades Evendale Ohio development assembly area. Photo credit Photo courtesy of GE Aviation.

Global Commercial Aircraft Health Monitoring Systems Market 2016-2020

Aircraft Maintenance Technology Feb 09 07:34 pm 

The global commercial aircraft health monitoring systems market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.86 during the period 2016-2020. Primary flight structures of aircraft are comprised of a high percentage of advanced composite materials.

Nikkei Extends Losses To Close Down 2.3%

CNBC via Yahoo! New Zealand Finance Feb 09 10:29 pm 

Monkeys threw a wrench into Asian markets in the Lunar New Year39s first week of trading with sell-offs in Japan Singapore and Down Under on Wednesday.

Composites In Construction Middle East Supported By CIOB

materialstoday Jan 26 05:39 am 

The organizers of Composites in Construction Middle East say that the UKatrades Chartered Institute of Building CIOB will support the conference being held in Dubai UAE 9-10 February 2016.

Workshop On Mechanical Engineering From Feb. 15

The Hindu Feb 03 06:25 pm 

Department of Mechanical Engineering of Sree Chaitanya College of Engineering has decided to conduct a two-week workshop on aAdvances in Materials and Manufacturing Processatrade from February 15 to 24.The...

Everett's Pocock Boats Steeped In Rowing History

Everett Herald Feb 03 03:31 pm 

At one point Pocock Racing Shells stood alone atop the world of rowing. After all the company in its heyday built nearly all of the racing shells used by college crews in America.

The Wind Is Back In Gurit's Sales

Plastics and Rubber Weekly Feb 03 02:51 am 

Swiss materials group Gurit announced full-year sales for 2015 of CHF359.4m A244.7m up 10.4 year-on-year boosted by increased demand from the wind energy sector.

Global Construction Stone Market 2016-2020

PR Newswire Feb 02 01:53 pm 

NEW YORK Feb. 2 2016 PRNewswire -- About Construction StoneBroadly construction stones are of two types- Construction aggregates- Natural stonesConstruction aggregatesConstruction aggregate is a coarse particulate material used in construction activities. It includes sand gravel...

World's Leading Vertically Aligned Carbon NanoTube Company Exhibiting At JEC WORLD 2016 In Paris

Marketwire Feb 02 07:52 am 

CAMBRIDGE MA --Marketwired - February 02 2016 - N12 Technologies Inc. a Cambridge MA-based nanotechnology company is the world39s first mass producer of industrialized continuous Vertically Aligned Carbon Nano Tubes VACNTs. The Company will exhibit its patented Z-axis mechanical enhancement product NanoStitchT as well as its multifunctional product line at JEC WORLD 2016 in Paris ...