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A carbon fiber structural battery for cars of the future

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden, have created a structural battery that achieves ten times better performance than all previous versions. It is made of carbon fiber which at the same time plays the role of electrode, conductor, and carrier material. The latest research paves the way for essentially no-mass energy storage in vehicles and other technologies.

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Automate technology brings 3D printing on an industrial scale

Roboze presented Roboze Automate that aims to make 3D printing customized with special polymers and composite materials suitable for the typical workflow of automated production. The additive manufacturing solution addresses industry’s historic challenge for standardization and process control for production of repeatable parts.

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3D printed zero net energy homes with composites in California

In California two innovators – Palari Group and Mighty Buildings – are working together to build a community of 3D printed zero-net energy homes with a 100% polymer composite panel. The panel is 3D printed and it is complete with structure, insulation, MEP integration, air/moisture/fire barrier & interior/exterior finishes. 

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Hybrid of aluminium frame and thermoplastic-composite panels for the Arrival Van

As city populations increase and our consumer habits evolve, delivery lifestyle is also growing. The Arrival Van has been created to meet people’s needs born from this new lifestyle. Arrival looks to change the future of commercial vans with its new fully electric Van. It provides an elegant, efficient and sustainable solution thanks to its lightweight composite body panels and aluminum frame.

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What’s the future for composites?

The market was hit by the pandemic last year, but the outlook remains positive in the medium term. Here the…

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Bucci Composites successfully completes testing of its carbon fibre rim for cars

After years of development, in conjunction with a prestigious world-class OEM, the Bucci Composites wheel has finished the rigorous TÜV…

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Funded the CEM-WAVE project to reduce the environmental impact of major industries

The CEM-WAVE Novel CEramic Matrix Composites project produced with MicroWAVE assisted Chemical Vapour Infiltration process for energy-intensive industries project is funded under…

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The world’s first pure electric car made of carbon

The Lotus Evija hypercar has been awarded at the prestigious International Design Awards (IDA), winning the "Product Design of the…

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New Direct Mould Tooling Technology for Aerospace

A new direct mould tooling technology for aerospace announced by Decision SA, part of the leading European composites consortium, Carboman…

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Carbon 1 MK II: the world’s first carbon fiber smartphone

The German company Carbon Mobile has finally launched on the market Carbon 1 MK II, the first smartphone in the…

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