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the UK’s first full scale Exhibition of suppliers & partners to the nation’s rapidly growing composite design & manufacturing industries


Pre-register to ensure access to FREE UK Composites Industry Sector Briefing Hosted by

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At last, the UK’s rapidly growing composite design & manufacturing industries have a tailored environment to do business. The Composites Engineering Show provides the 1st ‘UK-centric’ full scale Exhibition of suppliers & partners PLUS an integrated ‘free to attend’ programme of technical & strategic presentations. Make sure you don’t miss this opportunity to meet suppliers and partners throughout the composites design & manufacturing supply chain. Covering all applications from aerospace to automotive, marine, energy, civil engineering, and more, the Composites Engineering Show 2010 is a ‘must attend’ if you’re utilising composites capabilities, or are looking to find out more about applications of supplier solutions & products within your current & future product streams.

What can you do on your visit? ●

Find key partners & suppliers from the exhibiting organisations throughout the supply chain Gain valuable insight into enabling technology & latest generation solutions Sit in on presentations from latest technology innovators, presenting at the free open forums Attend the FREE UK Composites Sector Briefing, hosted by Composites UK Access two shows in one – your Composites Engineering Show access also allows access into the co-locating Aero Engineering Show. Review your sourcing and supply chain strategies

Why pre-register? ●

Avoid on-the-day registr ation fee of £10 per day

Take part in the B2B ne tworking – where you can alert oth er selected pre-registered attendees to arrange me etings ● Ge t alerted on programm e and presentation conte nt ●

Receive your badge in advance for fast track entry


Products & services you’ll see on the show floor: The Composites Engineering Show features the UK’s leading suppliers of composites engineering technologies & specialist services, supporting UK industry, in the areas of: Composites Raw Materials & Semi Finished products Composites Design, Analysis, Simulation & Processing Technologies Processors & Suppliers of Composite Parts, Components & Structures Equipment Suppliers (inc Machining, Tooling, Curing, Moulding, Finishing, Curing, Testing etc) Ancillary Service Suppliers (Training, Logistics, Business Support, Standards) Maintenance & Recycling

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also... technologies across the entire composites spectrum – including: Fibre Reinforced Polymers Sandwich & Cored Structures Fibre Metal Laminates Metal Matrix Composites Ceramic Matrix Composites Carbon Carbon Composites

AERO ENGINEERING 2010 provides an intensive 2-day ‘engineering-centric’ focal point for business development within the supply chain, together with a showcase of industry partners and suppliers supporting the UK aerospace engineering industry – the second largest in the world.


FREE TO ATTEND PRESENTATIONS – if you pre-register at OPEN TECHNOLOGY FORUM Sponsored by Over 2 days, attendees can sit in on presentations from leading technology vendors, industry groups & leading media. Some of the topics include: ● Composite epoxy systems ● CNC simulation for the composites industry ● Composites manufacturing productivity improvement ● NDT for Composites ● Opportunity for carbon fibre in the aerospace industry ● Defect detection in composite or metal bonded structures ● Liquid injection way in dry carbon fibers ● Abrasive Solutions for Composites Engineering ● Skills for future UK Composites industry ● Composite solutions for wind turbine industry ● Composites for the construction sector ● Technical training for composites maintenance and more... NetComposites Micro-Sessions Four one-hour feature sessions all under the collective banner of Emerging Technologies. Wednesday 29th 10-30am Bio-derived Composites Wednesday 29th 14-30pm Fire Retardant Composite Materials Thursday 30th 10-30am Self-reinforced Plastics Thursday 30th 13-30pm Nanocomposites

PLUS – FREE TO ATTEND UK COMPOSITES INDUSTRY SECTOR BRIEFING On Day 1 (29th) provides an insight into business conditions & future landscape affecting the whole of the UK composites value chain for both existing players and new entrants. Hosted by UK Composites Industry Sector: Briefing/opening remarks Dr Sue Halliwell, Director, CompositesUK

15.35: The National Composites Centre: What does the NCC mean for the UK composites sector? Peter Chivers, Director, National Composites Centre 15.55: A Forecast of the Composites Industry, 2010-2023 (Economics, timescale, new products and challenges). Professor Andrew Walker, CEO of The National Composites Certification and Evaluation Facility (NCCEF)

16.15: Advances in Automation: The business case for automation in high value composites, inc Grand Challenge. Stephen Ainsworth, ThyssenKrupp System Engineering 16.35: Advances in Sustainable and Bio Materials: The movement for sustainable materials in composites. John Williams, Polymer & Materials Manager, National Non-Food Crops Centre Places are limited – Pre-register at www.compositesexhibition to ensure access


WHY PRE-REGISTER TO THE COMPOSITES ENGINEERING SHOW? Meet & do business across the UK composites engineering value chain PLUS: ●

Avoid on-the-day registration fee of £10 per day

Take part in the B2B networking – where you can alert other selected pre-registered attendees to arrange meetings

Get alerted on programme and presentation content

Ensure access into Composites UK Industry Sector Briefing

Pre-arrange meetings by alerting other pre-registered attendees from the composites engineering value chain Pre-register for your FREE entry badge and you can use our B2B Meetings Portal


Exhibitors booked include: 2KM (UK) Limited Aerospace & Defence KTN Aerospace Manufacturing Aerospace Metal Composites Ltd Aerotherm Limited Aerovac Systems Ltd Airbus Cimpa Air Products PLC Allegheny Technologies Ltd Alloy Heat Treatment Ltd Amber Composites Anglo American Vulcanized Fibre ANSYS UK Ltd Applied Tech Systems Ltd (ATS) Assyst Bullmer Ltd ATI Stellram Limited Atlas Composites Ltd Attwater Group/Custom Composites Ltd Axis Precision Engineering Components Ltd BAE Systems Bentley Chemicals Bespoke Composite Panels Blackman & White Limited Blum-Novotest Ltd Border Precision Ltd Broadwater Mouldings Ltd C2-Composites Carbolite Carl Zeiss Limited, Metrology Division CEMMNT Cenaero CentraTEQ Ltd CGTech Limited Chesterfield Special Cylinders Ltd Cicorel (London) Ltd CMS Group UK Ltd Commercial Micro Manufacturing Composite Integration Ltd Composite Materials Limited Composite Training Consortium Composites in Manufacturing Composites UK Corex Honeycomb Craig Tools International Ltd Culzean Textile Solutions Ltd Dantec Dynamics Dark Matter Composites Ltd Dassault Systemes – 3DS Delcam International PLC Delpro Limited Design Environmental Ltd Dormer Tools Drallim Aerospace DuPont (UK) Ltd EEF Elkom UK Ensinger UK Ltd Epicor Software Ltd epm : technology Erodex (UK) Ltd ES Technology Ltd Eurocast European Resin Manufacturers Association EXEL Composites Faro Technologies UK Ltd Fibracon-Insoll Machined Plastic Parts Finishing Techniques Limited Formaplex Fuchs Lubricants (UK) Plc Glascraft UK Ltd Hansatech EMS Limited HEC Precision Ltd Heller Machine Tools Ltd Hexagon Metrology Ltd Hone-All Precision Ltd Indestructible Paint Instron Interface Force Measurements Ltd

Intertek ISOJET Equipments ITI Transcendata J R Technology Limited JETCAM International s.a.r.l. Jobshop (Planit Software) John Burn Ltd KREMPEL-GROUP Lamplas Polymer Engineering LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen Laser Lines Layton Technologies Limited UK Leader Chuck Systems Ltd Lola Composites Lucintel Lufthansa Resource Technical Training M. Wright & Sons Machinery Market Magnum-Venus Products (Europe) Ltd Maxxis Int. Metal Improvement Company Metrology Direct Ltd MIFA Aluminium B.V. Motorex Mouldlife Muffet Gears Mussett Aerospace Nabertherm National Composites Centre National Composites Certification and Evaluation Facility National Physics Laboratory Nederman NetComposites Nikken EUROPE Limited Nikon Metrology UK Ltd Norco GRP Ltd Olympus Industrial OSG UK Ltd Paxford Composites Plasticraft, Process Plant Technology Grp PPG Industries UK Ltd Prodrive Composites Production Engineering Solutions Quality Manufacturing Today Rediweld Technical Moulding Renishaw Plc Retrac Composites Saint-Gobain Seco Tools (UK) Ltd SEMTA SGL Carbon Limited SGS Carbide Tool (UK) Ltd Sigmatex UK Ltd Solartron Metrology Ltd South West Metal Finishing Ltd Stanford Marsh Limited Stinson Aerospace Synergy Composites Ltd Tappex Group of Companies TCB-Arrow Limited Techni-modul Engineering Technical Resin Bonders Ltd The Routing & Packaging Co Ltd Time Compression Technologies TRB Lightweight Structures Tygavac Advanced Materials Ltd UA Composites Ltd Unimerco VAC Innovation Limited Vacuum Furnace Engineering Ltd Valbruna UK Ltd Vistagy Weiss-Gallenkamp Welsh Composites Center (WCC) XYZ Machine Tools Zuken Limited Zwick Testing Machines Ltd


Images courtesy of: LAMPLAS Polymer Engineering, epm:technology, Technical Resin Bonders, Aerovac Systems, Prodrive, Amber Composites, Custom Composites, Norco GRP, LAP Laser, Dormer Tools & Retrac Composites.


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