According to a recent article from Reuters, BMW wants to “double down” on research and development of carbon fiber-based electric cars, which are supported by driverless technology. The company’s efforts will include a revamp of its electric car auto brand “i” that includes i3 and i8 sedans – both of which […]
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View the Composites Design and Process Engineer position opening with the GE Wind Advanced Technology team.
As the wind industry continues to gain momentum, companies are eager to get ahead of the hiring curve for engineers and service technicians.
Climbing upwards of 300 feet in the air, wind turbine technicians must […]
JEC Composites Recognizes The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and PartnersHannah Jay 2017-01-19T05:39:05+00:00
Global Composite Community Acknowledges 3D printing at the Cutting Edge of Innovation
KNOXVILLE, TENN. – (March 14, 2016) Leaders from The Institute for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Cincinnati Incorporated (Cincinnati Inc.) and Dassault Systèmes (3DS) accepted the JEC Innovation Awards 2016 Composites Magazine Special […]
Composite Manufacturing Magazine recently posted an article announcing the first “real” hoverboard made possible by composite materials. The ArcaBoard, developed by ARCA Space Corporation, is planned to hit the market mid-April in Monaco.
After the creation of seven plywood prototypes, the company found its success by incorporating carbon fiber and fiberglass into the design. Although the […]
JEC Group Celebrates Composites Innovations At JEC World 2016 And Rewards 28 Champions With A JEC Innovation AwardHannah Jay 2017-01-19T05:39:06+00:00
Paris, February 5, 2016 – The growing demand on composite materials and the development of new composite applications have led JEC Group to relocate in a bigger venue with a new name : JEC World. The show will take place from Tuesday March 8 to Thursday March 10, 2016, in a 62,000 sqm exhibit space […]
IACMI- The Composites Institute was well represented at a recent White House Forum on Innovation. CEO Craig Blue and Board of Directors Chair Taylor Eighmy were two key thought leaders from East Tennessee asked to travel to the White House to discuss laboratory partnerships and economic growth opportunities for the region.
Tennessee’s innovation ecosystem was praised as a fertile ground for companies and technologies in a Venture Nashville article this week.
The accolades were driven by the recent Nashville placement of Eve Steigerwalt, an executive scout for global automotive supplier, Dana. As a scout for Dana Holding Corporation, she is responsible for technology acquisition, commercialization and innovation […]
Meet AMIE (Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy), created by industry partnerships, innovation and 3d printingRobin Pate 2017-01-19T05:39:08+00:00
After months of collaboration and hard work, the AMIE project (Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy), the shared energy system has been unveiled today at a ceremony at Oak Ridge National Lab. The announcement was the highlight of the kickoff to the Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Industry […]