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‘Magna Wins 2016 JEC Americas Innovation Award’

PR Newswire May 16 12:39 pm 

Carbon-fiber hoods help meet fuel economy and emissions standards AURORA ON May 16 2016 PRNewswire - Magna International Inc. has been selected as a 2016 JEC Americas Innovation Award winner in the automotive category for the molding process used in making carbon-fiber hoods for...

‘Testing The World's Blackest Material In Orbit’

gizmag May 16 09:05 am 

A cutting edge light retardant coating designed to reduce the interference to the delicate optical equipment mounted on space probes is being put through its paces aboard the Kent Ridge 1 satellite which launched into low-Earth orbit LEO in Dec. 2015. Known as Vantablack S-VIS it is hoped that the high performance and versatility of the material will allow for the design of lighter more ...

‘Six Malaysian Youths Won In INTEL ISEF’

Sin Chew Jit Poh May 16 05:46 am 

Proudly home Six Malaysian students showing off their victorious smile and medals after making the nation proud in an internatinoal science fair held in Uniteds States.

‘Lightweighting Is Not The Only Way To Achieve Fuel-efficiency Goals’

PlasticsToday.com May 14 01:51 pm 

May 14 2016 Clare Goldsberry Automotive and Mobility Automotive OEMs know the mandated goals for the Corporate Average Fuel Efficiency CAFE standards 38.6 mpg by next year and 54.5 by 2025. According to David Trudel-Boucher of the Advanced Polymer Composites group of the National Research Council Canada OEMs want low-cost solutions in short cycle... Extrusion Pipe amp Profile Injection ...

‘Calcium Carbonate Filler In The Global Composites Industry: Trends, Forecast And Opportunity Analysis To 2020 …’

Business Wire May 13 05:27 am 

DUBLIN--BUSINESS WIRE--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the quotCalcium Carbonate Filler in the Global Composites Industry 2015-2020 Trends Forecast and Opportunity Analysisquot report to their offering. According to a new market report the future of the calcium carbonate filler market looks good with opportunities in the composites industry for the transportation and ...

‘Composites Market Worth 105.26 Billion USD By 2021’

PR Newswire May 13 06:54 am 

PUNE India May 13 2016 PRNewswire -- The reportquotComposites Marketby Type Carbon Fiber Composites Glass Fiber Composites and Others by Resin Type Thermoplastic Composites and Thermosetting Composites by Manufacturing Process by Application and by Region - Global...

‘Ducommun Incorporated Relies On Beckwood For Hot Forming Technology’

PRWeb May 13 07:28 am 

Beckwood Press Company a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses and automation systems and the Triform line of sheet hydroforming equipment has partnered with aerospace industry leader Ducommun Incorporated to design and manufacture two new hot forming presses for Ducommuntrades Parsons Kansas facility. PRWeb May 02 2016 Read the full story at httpwww.prweb.comreleases201605 ...

‘Global Provider Of Technologically Advanced Lightweighting Material Solutions Visits XPONENTIAL 2016’

PRWeb May 13 07:30 am 

Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products EPP the leading global manufacturer of high-performance thermoplastic materials visits XPONENTIAL 2016 an AUVSI Experience this May to showcase innovative thermoplastic materials used as the key to lightweighting unmanned vehicles for bearing wear and structural commercial and defense applications. PRWeb May 02 2016 Read the full story at http ...

‘How Nanoparticles Flow Through The Environment’

Science Daily May 12 07:09 pm 

Carbon nanotubes remain attached to materials for years while titanium dioxide and nanozinc are rapidly washed out of cosmetics and accumulate in the ground. Researchers have developed a new model to track the flow of the most important nanomaterials in the environment.

‘How Cloud Based Design Is Enabling A New Generation Of Innovators’

the Engineer May 12 04:20 pm 

Web-based tools are beginning to change the rules of design and manufacturing in the worlds of automotive and aerospace. Andrew Wade reports So youtradeve got an idea for a product. You might have gone so far as to turn your idea into a design you might even have gone into your shed or local maker-space

‘Core Materials Market For Composites Worth 1.72 Billion USD By 2021’

PR Newswire May 11 04:56 am 

PUNE India May 11 2016 PRNewswire -- The reportquotCore Materials Market for Compositesby Type Foam Honeycomb and Balsa by End-Use Industry Aerospace Wind Energy Marine Transportation Construction and Others and by Region - Global Forecasts to 2021quot Published...