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Company visit: Theuws polyester
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Company visit: Theuws polyester

On the 21st of Februari, Inholland Composites visited Theuws Polyester located in Wieringerwerf. The reason for this visit was to obtain more knowledge of the manufacturing of composite materials for the First-Time-Right project (www.r1ght.nl). After a short introduction from the company we were given a tour of the facility. Theuws Polyester produces a lot of...

Succesvolle dag van de thema’s bij CompositesNL
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Succesvolle dag van de thema’s bij CompositesNL

nieuws, 14 februari 2018 bron: compositesnl.nl/category/nieuws Afgelopen vrijdag 9 februari kwam er een enthousiaste groep mensen bijeen voor de dag van de thema’s. De verschillende groepen zijn van 10 tot 4 met elkaar in gesprek gegaan over diverse onderwerpen zoals onderwijs, wet- en regelgeving, duurzaamheid, promotie en thermoplasten. Na een stuk kennisdeling door de leider van...

Students present their intern- and graduation work
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Students present their intern- and graduation work

Every year there are two groups of students doing their internship or graduation at Inholland Composites. Last 6 months there were about 10 students in Alkmaar and Delft doing research in composites themes or adjacent fields and included students from ROC Leeuwenborgh, Hogeschool van Amsterdam and Inholland. At the end all students presented their findings and...

Inholland Composites delivers repair instructables for RAAK MKB
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Inholland Composites delivers repair instructables for RAAK MKB

On January 24 the results of a project for an automotive research consortium were presented in Arnhem. In 2015 Inholland Composites joined this consortium initiated by the HAN University of Applied Sciences as part of a partially funded RAAK MKB project Compl-aid. The goal of this project was to investigate repair options for the Dutch car repair...

How to obtain permeability values for vacuum infusion
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How to obtain permeability values for vacuum infusion

To achieve the first time right dream, smarter and better solutions are always being researched to improve many of the methods used to create composite products. One of such methods is vacuum infusion. Unsuccessful infusion is one of the risks that come with this production process.  A genius solution invented to prevent failure and minimize waste of time...

3D printed moulds: a viable option?
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3D printed moulds: a viable option?

Assume there is a problem which every body is talking about. Let’s say you have a concept idea on how to solve the problem. But the traditional subtractive method of manufacturing is expensive an time consuming to implement your conceptual solution. More over you need to be able to operate all the machines to do...

Learning from innovative solutions from Hoora Watersport
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Learning from innovative solutions from Hoora Watersport

Vandaag First Time Right innovaties besproken met Hoora Watersport in Heeg. Indrukwekkend bedrijf met enorm veel kennis over composiet, polyester en vacuüm infusie @hooraheeg @kennisbundel @NHL_Hogeschool #raak #mkb #r1ght https://t.co/tyFmzsGCMF pic.twitter.com/WYLGRlsAKu — Inholland Composites (@Inh_composites) 30 January 2018

NCC UK: how digital is changing the shape of composites
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NCC UK: how digital is changing the shape of composites

Simon Astwood, engineering capability manager at the National Composites Centre in the UK (NCC), provided an inspirational presentation during the CompositesNL event held on October 18, 2017. He explained the rising urgency of going digital in the production process of composites. Read the full article (Dutch) on the website of kunstofenrubber.nl

Teachers Electrical and Mechanical Engineering on internship at composites industry
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Teachers Electrical and Mechanical Engineering on internship at composites industry

by NHN Lecturers Electrical- and Mechanical Engineering of the ROC Horizon College and Inholland Applied University of Science were introduced to part of the composites industry in the Noord-Holland region on November 14 and 15 during lecturers’ internships. The visits to Schaap Composites, 2MV Composites, Rolan Robotics, CPT, Theuws Polyester and Futura Composites aimed to achieve a better...