A combat helicopter with dual counter rotating blades takes flight

Materials World magazine
A combat helicopter has made its first flight using a dual counter rotating blade design. Shardell Joseph reports.

Coventry University and FEV launches £50mln centre for cleaner mobility

Materials World magazine
Coventry University has launched a £50m centre with German engineering giant FEV to help create cleaner mobility through low carbon vehicle technology.

Hydraulic testing facility to open in Scotland for testing tidal energy

Materials World magazine
A tidal wave engineering test centre is to be built in Scotland, aiming to speed up the development of materials and structures of tidal energy and transport. Shardell Joseph reports.

Carbon capturing technology receives millions from investors

Materials World magazine
Technology that can capture carbon dioxide from the air and transforming it into fuel has raised $68mln from investors. Shardell Joseph reports.

Formula1 lightweight materials is introduced into aircraft interior

Materials World magazine
Formula One technology and its lightweight materials are to be introduced into aircraft interior, improving aviation manufacturers’ space and weight capabilities. Shardell Joseph reports.