Project makes light of industrial problems

10 December 2018

The National Composites Centre was featured in The Times on Monday 10th December.  In the article, our CEO, Richard Oldfield is quoted as saying "We are here to take academic research into real world applications and to solve manufacturing problems. How to take weight out of components, how to up-rate production, how to be sustainable and improve production"

The full article 'Project makes light of industrial problems' can be viewed on The Times website here

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