Superplastic Forming at Ford

Advanced Sheet Metal Forming Committee
A paper presented at the International Symposium on Superplasticity and Superplastic Forming, sponsored by the Manufacturing Critical Sector at the ASM International AeroMat 2004 Conference and Exposition, June 8–9, 2004, in Seattle, WA.
Kerry Kirwan and WorldFirst Racing Car

Public Lecture on the World's First Environmentally Friendly Racing Car

Dr Kerry Kirwan of the University of Warwick is to give a public lecture at IOM3 in London on 15 December about the first Formula 3 racing car designed and made from sustainable and renewable materials.

Natural Fibres '09 Programme Announced

The programme for the three day International conference Natural Fibres '09, taking place on 14-16 December 2009 has been released. The programme includes over 60 oral presentations and 20 poster presentations.

ESAFORM 2010 - High Temperature Sheet Forming Mini Symposium

Advanced Sheet Metal Forming Committee
Abstracts are invited for the ESAFORM 2010 conference on materials forming which will take place in Brescia, Italy from 7-9 April 2010. The deadline for abstracts is 18 October 2009. There are mini-symposia on numerous topics, including one on High Temperature Sheet forming.
Access to training will become easier with help from the Manufacturing Skills Alliance

Easy access to manufacturing training

Clay Technology magazine
Five of the UK’s sector skills councils (SSCs) have launched the Manufacturing Skills Alliance (MSA) to improve access to training and development for employers in the UK, and help them deal with different Governmental agencies.