Orion mission to use production grade 3D printing

Complex docking hatch on Orion spacecraft to use 3D printed ESD protected Antero material on its mission beyond the moon. Stratasys and Phoenix Ana... read more

Nuclear fusion embrittles Tungsten

Researchers are investigating new Tungsten allows that could be used in fusion reactors without the risk of the material becoming brittle. Scientis... read more

Recycled carbon fibre rail bogie to undergo life testing

The Institute of Railway Research is preparing to conduct extensive life testing on its innovative lightweight railway bogie made from recycled carbon... read more

Metrology for nanotechnology

Brian McLay of precision measurement specialist Starrett tells Andy Pye how precision metrology will support the rise of nanotechnology. The abilit... read more

Space exposure test rig launches to ISS

Re-usable test facility launches to the International Space Station to provide space exposure testing for engineers and scientists. Alpha Space Tes... read more