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  • MBDA and National Composites Centre launch Ceramic Matrix Composite Airframe Technologies Challenge

    MBDA and the NCC are challenging the Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMCs) sector to aid the future of sustained high-speed flight.
  • Sustainability solutions show from UWE Bristol chosen to take part in COP26

    A new planetarium show designed with the Engineering department at UWE Bristol has been chosen to showcase sustainability solutions as part of the Green Zone at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow on 31 October – 12 November 2021. The show has been designed with planetarium experts Explorer Dome, and is part of the Inspire educational work from the Digital Engineering Technology & Innovation (DETI) team at UWE Bristol.
  • NCC training courses first to be approved by IOM3

    The National Composites Centre (NCC) is delighted to announce that six of its composites training courses have been approved by leading global professional body, the Institute of Materials, Mining and Minerals (IOM3).
  • National Composites Centre celebrates NIACE re-launch

    The National Composites Centre (NCC) has joined with Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University to celebrate the re-launch of the Northern Ireland Advanced Composites and Engineering Centre (NIACE).
  • Young people discuss carbon emission cutting solutions with West of England policymakers

    On 11 – 13 October 2021, the Youth Engineering for Environmental Sustainability Summit (YEESS), a new initiative from the Digital Engineering Technology and Innovation (DETI) Inspire educational team at UWE Bristol, gave young people a voice to mitigate the impact climate change has on their futures.


  • NEC, Birmingham
    Read more about Advanced Engineering 2021

    Advanced Engineering 2021

    03 - 04 Nov 2021
    Come and see us on stand R70 at Advanced Engineering. 
    Marc Funnell, Digital Director, and Dr Enrique Garcia, Chief Technology Officer, will also be presenting over the two days.
  • Liverpool
    Read more about Digital Manufacturing Week 2021

    Digital Manufacturing Week 2021

    08 - 12 Nov 2021
    Join the High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) and Catapult centre's including the NCC at Digital Manufacturing Week 2021, 8th - 12th November, at Liverpool Exhibition Centre.


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