Aeronautics
25.01.2018
MTorres will be presenting the latest R&D developments regarding manufacturing and automation of large structures, with an special focus on fuselages, and the new low-cost carbon fiber material based on MTorres’ proprietary new tow preparation process.

This “new mold-less monocoque manufacturing process” is finalist in the JEC Innovation awards 2018, in the category “Aerospace-Process” and the winner will be announced during the show.

 

Additionally, the Russian company, JSC Aerocomposite is finalist in the category “Aerospace-Application” for the Infusion Technology  for Aircraft Wing. These wings are the first in the world to be built using dry carbon fiber, and they are manufactured using extensively MTorres equipment.  TORRESFRIBERDRY, AFP machine and TORRESMILL Routing and Milling machine are used for components fabrication. The Outer Wing Box, Central Wing Box Assembly Lines and the Assembly solution for the integration of the Outer Wing Box with Central Wing Box are also MTorres supplied.

 

In the following link, take a look at the list of finalists, as innovative companies in the composites industry worldwide:

http://www.jeccomposites.com/about-jec/press-releases/jec-innovation-awards-2018