integrated process control

Newsletter July

FPP & SAMBA: combination champion, control freak, artist and award winner    Dear friends of Fiber Patch Placement, After a busy and successful spring, we are far away from a summer doldrum. Especially our activities in aerospace are ramping up further and we will soon deliver another FPP system. We’d love to share with you some…

Self-corrective process control in patch-based fiber lay-up

Self-corrective process control in patch-based fiber lay-up Composites manufacturing experienced notable advancements in automation technology in recent years; however, the level of process control – and subsequently quality control – for fiber layup is still far behind that seen with other materials. For today’s advanced technologies like AFP, visual in-process inspection of input material is…