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The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub Announces Strategic Partnership with ICMAC 2018

Published: 17th November 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub (The Hub) has formed a strategic partnership with ICMAC 2018: the International Conference on Manufacturing of Advanced Composites. ICMAC will be held in Nottingham over two days on 11th–12th July 2018. Organised by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, on behalf of the British Composites Society, ICMAC is now [...]


Advanced Engineering Show 2017: Hub to Showcase Outputs and Future Direction…

Published: 24th October 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub (The Hub) will be exhibiting and speaking at Advanced Engineering 2017. Visitors to the show will be able to visit The Hub stand where it will be displaying the latest outputs from its three core projects: New manufacturing techniques for optimised fibre architectures, Manufacturing for structural applications of [...]


The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub Showcases Outputs and Future Direction at Advanced Engineering 2017

Published: 19th October 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub (The Hub) will be exhibiting and speaking at this year’s Advanced Engineering Show, taking place on 1st and 2nd November at the NEC, Birmingham, UK. Visitors to the show will be able to visit The Hub at Stand O171 where they will be displaying the latest outputs from [...]


6 Feasibility Studies Announced by the EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub

Published: 17th October 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Hub (The Hub) has announced the funding of six new feasibility studies, following the call for proposals issued in May 2017. Each award of £50,000 will typically fund a six month project, expanding the national research effort for composites manufacturing in the UK. Proposals were invited from UK academic researchers [...]


EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub Announces Second Call for Feasibility Studies…

Published: 12th October 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub is pleased to announce that it is offering funding for up to two more feasibility studies to conduct research at TRL 1 to 3. Proposals are invited in two focused and distinct areas: 1) Recycling and Waste Reduction 2) Microwave Processing The feasibility study should examine a subject [...]


Future Composites Manufacturing Hub Issues Funding for Six Feasibility Studies

Published: 3rd October 2017


CIMComp project moves towards commercialisation with Hexcel…

Published: 26th September 2017


EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub launches twitter account…

Published: 12th September 2017


Coming soon… The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Hub are pleased to announce the funding of six new feasibility studies…

Published: 1st August 2017


Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub Launched

Published: 9th May 2017

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub has held a launch event in Nottingham, UK, to introduce current funded research and explain how the wider composites community can engage with the Hub. Professor Andrew Long, Hub Director, opened the proceedings on 4 May with an introduction to the Hub, [...]


Programme for EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Hub Launch Event Announced

Published: 11th April 2017

The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Hub will be hosting an Open Day on the 4 May 2017 at the East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham, UK. The Hub is a £10.3m investment by the EPSRC to expand the national research effort towards delivering a step change in the production of polymer matrix composites, whilst training the [...]


CIMComp Press Release Archive


CIMComp Funds Five Feasibility Studies to Develop Step-change Technologies

Published: 28th July 2015


Resounding Success for Inaugural CIMComp Open Day

Published: 15th July 2015


CIMComp Open Day Programme Announced

Published: 31st March 2015


PhD Student Designs and Develops Revolutionary New Tool – ‘The Dibber’

Published: 6th January 2015


EPSRC CIMComp Research “Advanced Continuous Tow Shearing for Next Generation AFP Process”

Published: 27th May 2014


EPSRC Centres for Doctoral Training Secure Renewed Funding

Published: 26th November 2013


EPSRC CIMComp Draw Back the Veil on Next-Generation Composite Manufacturing Processes at Composites Engineering 2013

Published: 11th November 2013


University of Bristol Updates on its Activities as Part of the EPSRC Centre of Innovative Manufacturing in Composites (CIMComp)

Published: 10th September 2013


University of Manchester Leads “Innovative Multi-material Multi-architecture Preforms” Project as Part of the EPSRC Centre of Innovative Manufacturing in Composites (CIMComp)

Published: 13th August 2013


Cranfield University Leads “Structural Joints using Novel Embedded Inserts” Project as part of the EPSRC Centre of Innovative Manufacturing in Composites (CIMComp)

Published: 9th July 2013


University of Nottingham Advances in Multi-Scale Modelling EPSRC CIMComp Project

Published: 4th June 2013


CIMComp Publishes Findings from UK Capability Mapping and Equipment Register Activities

Published: 21st May 2013


EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites (CIMComp) Funds Six New Feasibility Studies

Published: 9th April 2013


EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites Showcase Latest Developments at the Composites Engineering Exhibition

Published: 23rd October 2012


New EPSRC Industrial Doctorate Centre in Composite Manufacture

Published: 25th May 2012


New UK Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites

Published: 21st March 2011


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