Hexcel to present new technologies at Multicomp 2017

At Multicomp 2017, taking place at Nottingham Conference Centre on 14-15 June, Hexcel’s Chris Harrington will be presenting new composite technologies for the high volume manufacture of CFRP/metal hybrid structures in the automotive industry.

Composite garden decking adds £14.7k to average house values

Leading supplier of composite timber decking and cladding, Dura Composites, and respected East Anglian estate agents, Boydens, have revealed that homeowners typically add 5% to the value of their home through the simple installation of composite decking in their gardens. With the average property price in the East of England quoted by Barclays as £294,000, this adds a substantial £14,700 in value.

Hexcel’s carbon fibre developments at Paris Airshow 2017

At this year's Paris Airshow, Hexcel (stand F80, hall 2B, chalet B111) will promote a range of carbon fibres and composite materials that are used to manufacture high performance weight-saving structures in civil aircraft, engines, helicopters, and space applications.

Cevotec to present Fibre Patch Placement design at Paris Airshow

Just in time for the Paris Airshow, the engineers of the Fibre Patch Placement specialist, Cevotec say they have achieved a milestone: the additive, automated production of an aircraft window funnel. The prototype will be shown at the Paris Air Lab site and in the ESA pavilion.