Cygnet Texkimp has developed a 3D winding technology for the automotive and aerospace lightweighting market; the company’s managing director, Luke Vardy, explains why the 3D winding machine could be a game-changer in the fibre manufacturing industry.
‘Innovation’ has become one of those catch-all solution words for all manner of problems – from society’s ills and Brexit, to restructuring the NHS and Industry 4.0. Yet its industrial application from the 17th Century onwards has very much shaped the world we live in today.
A 1965 Ford Mustang powered up the famed hill climb track at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last week. Nothing unusual about that, perhaps, given the Festival is a celebration of all things automotive, except this Mustang was driving itself autonomously, as Nick Peters reports.