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‘Hyperloop Pods Will Be Coated In Vibranium. No, Really’

The Unofficial Apple Weblog May 24 06:07 am 

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has announced a new technology that39s going to raise the hackles of Marvel39s lawyers. The company in collaboration with Slovakian materials firm c2i has created a carbon fiber composite that39ll cover the inside...

‘Passport Achieves FAA Certification For Business Jet Applications’

Aircraft Maintenance Technology May 24 07:25 am 

GENEVA Switzerland May 23 2016 GE Aviationtrades Passport TM engine for business jet applications was awarded type certification by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration FAA paving the way for its 2018 entry into service powering Bombardiertrades Global 7000 business jet.

‘First Baby Step In Reusable Space Launch Vehicle Tech: VSSC chief’

The Indian Express via Yahoo! India News May 23 05:52 pm 

On Monday the Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO embarked on a first-of-its-kind test -- hoisting into space what is essentially a scale model of what would be Indiatrades indigenously designed space shuttle. The 6.5m-long Re-usable Launch Vehicle--Technology Demonstrator RLV-TD weighs about 1.75 tonnes and is the result of more than a decade of development costing around Rs 95 crore ...

‘Stratasys To Showcase At SAMPE New 3D Printing Solutions Designed To Reduce Time And Cost Of Composite Tooling’

Business Wire May 23 05:44 am 

MINNEAPOLIS amp REHOVOT Israel--BUSINESS WIRE--Stratasys Ltd. NasdaqSSYS the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company announced today it will be presenting its new 3D printing solutions for composite tooling at SAMPE 2016 Booth I32 May 23 26 Long Beach CA introducing composites manufacturers to new operational efficiencies greater design freedom and faster time to...

‘J&B's New Trio: Gaskets, Connectors And Kits’

Aircraft Maintenance Technology May 23 07:42 am 

For years ramp agents had to scrape off old neoprene gaskets and glue new ones on. The process took hours if not overnight. With the new connector agents can quickly pry off the old gasket and replace it with a new one in minutes if not seconds.

‘HP Advances 3D Printing With Multi Jet Fusion Technology’

EE Times Asia May 22 08:03 am 

HP39s Multi-Jet Fusion 3D printing took the spotlight during last week39s RAPID 2016 show. But that wasn39t the only news of note. Other companies made some game-changing software and hardware announcements as well all of them aimed at making it easier to print quality production parts.

‘Global Synthetic Rubber & Fibers Market Report 2016-2019 – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts – Key Vendors: Teijin …’

Business Wire May 20 09:42 am 

DUBLIN--BUSINESS WIRE--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the quotSynthetic Rubber And Fibers Global Market Analytics Report 2016quot report to their offering. Synthetic Rubber And Fibers Global Market Analytics Report 2016 Including Fibers Styrene butadiene rubber SBR Polybutadiene BR and Others Historic and Forecast Growth Rate 2011 - 2019 Analysing Value Employment ...

‘AE Industrial Partners Acquires AC&A, LLC’

Business Wire May 19 12:24 pm 

BOCA RATON Fla.--BUSINESS WIRE--Private equity investor AE Industrial Partners has acquired ACA a manufacturer of composite and metallic parts and tooling for aerospace defense space and niche and specialty automotive markets

‘Researchers Create Synthetic Silk That Mimics The Phase-shifting Behavior Of Webbing’

Albany Times Union May 19 10:43 am 

The findings described in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reveal the bizarre phenomenon that may help spider webs remain taut and could offer fresh insight for a range of technologies including soft robotics. ... webs typically have sticky droplets of glue on the strands of capture thread the segments of spider silk that connect the radiating branches of these ...

‘Textechno Wins DIN Innovation Award’

materialstoday May 19 03:01 am 

Textechno GmbH a manufacturer of measuring and testing equipment has received a DIN innovation award for the DIN SPEC 8100 standard and its Drapetest test equipment which can evaluate composite woven and non-crimp fabrics.

‘Armacell Group: Armacell Generated Strong Growth In 2015’

EQS Group via Yahoo UK & Ireland Finance May 18 11:00 pm 

Armacell a global leader in flexible foam for the equipment insulation market and a leading provider of engineered foams delivered record results in 2015. This development was borne by strong organic growth in both Advanced Insulation and Engineered Foams across all regions as well as successful acquisitions in attractive growth markets. In 2015 the Advanced Insulation division contributed...

‘Demystifying Composite Decking’

PR Newswire May 18 01:10 pm 

MISSION Kan. May 18 2016 PRNewswire --Family Features First introduced in the late 1980s composite decking quickly gained acceptance among builders and homeowners who recognized and appreciated being able to achieve a natural wood look without the ongoing hassles of upkeep....