NCC News




Thursday, April 1, 2010 - 10:27

Boost for advanced manufacturing as UK Business Consortium named winner of £5 million "Composites Grand Challenge" prize.

A consortium of 23 companies led by GKN Aerospace has today been announced as the winner of a unique competition for a £5 million prize awarded to British business to develop innovative composite manufacturing techniques for high-performance, high-value products.

Thursday, November 26, 2009 - 08:39

The South West has been named as the location of a new National Composites Centre (NCC) as part of the UK Composites Strategy, announced today (26 November 2009). The Centre will be led by the University of Bristol in partnership with industry.

The NCC marks a further milestone in the development of a low-carbon economy. It will be an independent, open-access national centre to help deliver world-class innovation in the design and rapid manufacture of composites and enable widespread industrial exploitation.


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