Category: Features

In sight of electric flight

ANSYS’ aerospace & defence global industry director, Paolo Colombo looks at why simulation is critical to make electrification the norm…

Perfect partners for managing business facility changes

According to Frank Blahuta, managing director of FBX Solutions, the company provides a unique service to help SME businesses in…

The cable guys!

In a Q&A session, Omnetics Connector Corporation’s international sales director, Joe Held and director of technology, Bob Stanton reveal why…

Collaborate and innovate

According to Vendigital’s head of aerospace at management consultancy Paul Adams, an upsurge in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity could…

A fight to the finish

To reduce the costs of surface finishing additively manufactured parts, Innovate UK has brought together a team of experts under…

The complete spectrum of large vertical 5-axis milling solutions

Starrag has claimed a first in Droop + Rein vertical milling centres with the launch of three new machines –…

The appliance of the alliance

Globally-focused aerospace metals organisation, Aero Metals Alliance (AMA), took to the last Farnborough Airshow to explain the close collaboration between…

It’s a flying finish!

According to surface finishing specialists, Rösler, perfect surface finishes for large and small gear components have now become a reality…

Go flexible, now!

Ever faced undesired paint cracking on engine nacelles? Mankiewicz has developed a highly flexible primer coating solution that is able…

Fast fastener fixings!

Combining the advantages of threaded inserts with helicoils, Böllhoff’s precision thread insert for plastic components with screw-locking is helping engineers…

Connected, protected and safe

Mike Richardson met with Gore’s business development aerospace and defence Associate, Tim McMullen to hear how the company is saving…

Tailored materials for aerospace

Carmelo Lo Faro, president, Solvay Composite Materials, discusses the company’s established involvement in the aerospace sector.

Time to face the music

Got what it takes to hit the right note and stay in tune with your customers? Can you dance the…

A natural fit

In a Q&A session, Mike Richardson meets with Philippe Balducchi, CEO of the Airbus Bombardier partnership to hear more about…

Joined-up thinking with adhesives!

DELO’s technical product coordinator product management, Nicole Guggenmos reveals how one of the company’s customers relies on DELO adhesives for…

Masters of metals

Aerospace Manufacturing hears from AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP), a provider of precision metal tube, strip, alloys and powder solutions…

One company across the world

Mike Richardson hears how thyssenkrupp Aerospace keeps its finger on the pulse of the metallics supply chain by maintaining continuous…

Progress is not straightforward

A digital aircraft manufacturing and an assembly line that is no line at all is expected to deliver a substantial…

Preview of the exhibitors at Advanced Engineering 2018

A roll call of innovation Aerospace Manufacturing previews some of the exhibitors expected at this year’s upcoming Advanced Engineering 2018,…

Advanced Engineering 2018: Aero innovations times ten

Advanced Engineering 2018 incorporates not only the latest developments in aerospace engineering, but the whole scope of UK manufacturing. Now…

Formnext 2018: The AM industry’s global elite

With new exhibitors from 26 nations generating significant growth and its Hall 3 already full to capacity, Formnext 2018 is…

Composites lights the way for aviation

Aviation and space travel composite applications will be highlighted at this year’s Composites Europe show, held at the Messe Stuttgart…

Complete machining thanks to a simulated Y axis

Starrag explains how it converted a vertical lathe into a machining centre using double C-axis interpolation and a simulated Y…

Composites Europe 2018: Focus on process technologies

In the competition of lightweight construction and design materials, composites are among the winners – automotive engineering, aerospace, wind energy,…