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Wednesday, September 09, 2020
University of Delaware CCM selects Mikrosam to supply an ATP Machine!
Mikrosam partners with the University of Delaware's Center for Composite Materials (UD-CCM) on automated tape placement (ATP)
UD-CCM (https://www.ccm.udel.edu) has selected Mikrosam (https://mikrosam.com) and their US representative Composite Automation LLC (https://www.compositeautomation.com) to deliver an integrated ATP machine for automatic placement of dry, thermoset and thermoplastic tape. Equipment specifications include placement of thin to standard ply thickness tape (up to 1 inch width), laser and IR heating with in-situ temperature control and thermal camera feedback, and horizontal axes allowing manufacturing of full-scale prototypes (10 ft length). Mikrosam is designating UD-CCM as their primary academic partner in the US providing open software and hardware access enabling R&D to develop new material solutions, in-situ process control and path/placement optimization. Robotic tape placement of composites in dry, thermoset and thermoplastic formats enables precision control of fiber orientation for high-performance applications with the benefit to meet higher production rates. Together, UD-CCM, Mikrosam and Composite Automation, LLC will collaborate to provide a place for North American composites manufacturing companies can perform R&D, including ITAR programs. Contact me for more information!
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Composite Automation adds Guillermo Alanis to cover Mexico
VP of Business Development - Mexico
Welcome aboard Guillermo! Guillermo promotes business development activities in Mexico and Latin America. Guillermo is bilingual and fluent in English / Spanish and has been working for more than 15 years in the automation industry developing engineering solutions. Guillermo enjoys basketball, reading, videogames, teaching STEM base courses for kids and enjoys spending quality time with his family.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Growing Again! Jorge Armendariz joins Composite Automation to cover Mexico
Director of Business Development - Mexico
Located in the Southwest Borderplex region of El Paso, Texas, USA and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. Jorge promotes business development activities in Mexico and Latin America including the Southwest region of the U.S. (Texas and New Mexico). Jorge is bilingual and fluent in English / Spanish and enjoys working with customers and understanding the complexity of technology projects and finding viable engineering and manufacturing solutions related to composites & engineering materials. Jorge enjoys traveling, hiking, riding horses, mountain biking and enjoys spending quality time with his wife and children.
Sunday, February 09, 2020
Cevotec in CompositesWorld!
Cevotec has launched their newest innovation, the use of a larger gripper to apply larger pieces of composites materials. See the article here.
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Biesse Appoints Composite Automation as its Agent in the Composites Market
Composite Automation, LLC is honored to be Biesse's agent for the composites market. Visit our website to see what Biesse has to offer in CNC machining equipment.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Mikrosam featured in CompositesWorld!
See the article by Jeff Sloan featuring Mikrosam in CompositesWorld. Come visit us at CAMX! See the article here.
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Mikrosam makes the news again!
CompositesWorld publishes an article about Mikrosam's new fully integrated line put into production for Magna a major supplier to automotive manufacturers. Auto manufacturers are preparing to go all in on NGV as research shows they are lower in greenhouse gas emissions and cheaper to operate per mile. Is this the end of diesel cars?
Thursday, September 22, 2016