Adding surface value to composites

Materials World magazine
Applying surface-enhancing coatings to carbon fibre reinforced polymers (CFRP) using thermal spray techniques is the focus of research at TWI in Great Abington, UK. This could extend the use of these materials in high temperature or corrosive environments.

Apply now to deliver the manufacturing diploma

Manufacturers who wish to deliver the Diploma in Manufacturing and Product Design from September 2010 must submit their applications by 26 November 2008.

Applicants invited for Beilby Medal and Prize

The 2009 Beilby Medal and Prize is open for applicants. The deadline for submissions is 31 January 2009.

Mining art exhibition opens in Yorkshire

A mining exhibition of the memories of Tom Lamb has gone on display at the National Coal Mining Museum in West Yorkshire, UK.

Entrepreneurs Award for electro-technologies

The Royal Academy of Engineering is seeking entries for its ERA Foundation Entrepreneurs Award 2009.