JEC Composites Innovation Award 2023 : Cetim, winner of the “Aerospace – Process” category with its SPIDE TP process


Cetim is the winner of the JEC Composites Innovation Awards 2023, in the “Aerospace – Process” category, for the manufacture of a Krueger flap designed in thermoplastic composite, within the framework of the European R&D project SWING*, part of the European Clean Sky 2 programme, for more efficient wings and more efficient aircraft. After the …


Cetim extends the scope of its Cofrac accreditation for implants


The laboratory already holds accreditation for dental and hip implant testing, and is now adding several knee and vertebral column implants, as well as benefitting from a flexible FLEX2 type scope. It’s official! Cofrac, the French accreditation committee has extended the scope of Cetim’s biomechanical test laboratory accreditation (No. 1.1006) for implant testing. This accreditation …


The programme of the Cetim Academy International Web-discoveries for 2021 is now online!


On the agenda: 13 free webinars open to everyone, to discover or review the latest progress in the key technologies of the Industry 4.0. Green and energy transition, manufacturing & monitoring, engineering, testing & simulation, characterisation & materials… in 2021, the 13 discovery webinars created by Cetim Academy will address subjects of concern for companies …


VibSEA: controlling high frequency vibrations of aircraft engines


The European project provides a response to the need of engine manufacturers to extend the field of observation and control of the vibratory behaviour of the systems they design. Vibratory analysis is a key component in the pre-dimensioning or design phase of aircraft engines. However, numerical methods commonly used display their limitations when the analyses …


PaCE@NTU and Cetim collaborate to strengthen the knowledge of mechanical industries


The Centre for Professional and Continuing Education at Nanyang Technological University Singapore (PaCE@NTU) partners with Cetim to provide advanced engineering courses and professional development for the workforce to meet future challenges. NTU’s Engineering & Technology was ranked 4th position in the world and 1st position in Asian order rank according to the 11th QS World …


MIDA and Cetim inks MOU to strengthen Malaysia’s manufacturing sector (…)


MEDIA RELEASE : MIDA and Cetim inks MOU to strengthen Malaysia’s manufacturing sector towards advance engineering and technology in line with Malaysia’s investment aspirations. Kuala Lumpur, 22 February 2021 – The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) is partnering with Cetim (the French leading Technical Centre for Mechanical Industry), through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to encourage, …


French Mechanical Industry supports the Future European Aerospace Research towards Green Aviation


Access the replay of our Webinar led during Aeromart #Digital2020“How French Mechanical Industry supports the Future European Aerospace Research towards Green Aviation ? “ Aeronautics must respond to 3 challenges – environmental, economic and societal – that require and justify an unprecedented R&T effort. This sector is strongly committed to the energy transition and the reduction of …


TechnipFMC and Cetim signed a technological collaboration agreement to strengthen composite technology development effort


TechnipFMC and Cetim signed a technological collaboration agreement to support TechnipFMC ongoing effort to develop new generations of flexible composite pipes for the transport of hydrocarbons in deep water. These new generations of flexible pipe are leveraging the benefits of composite materials in terms of lightness, corrosion resistance and high mechanical performance, to meet the technical, …


Discover Cetim’s new vibrator in video!


This seventh electrodynamic vibrator extends Cetim’s shock and vibration testing capabilities. Watch this video for a detailed description of its characteristics. Cetim’s new electrodynamic vibrator entered service in early September, and the least we can say is that it is an XXL model! As a matter of fact, it can withstand weights of 5 metric …


Cetim Academy training web-discoveries and virtual classes available now in English !


Following the success of the operation launched in May 2020, and to respond to the needs of International companies, Cetim Academy offers to take advantage of these new ways of learning in English. Like the French versions, the Web-discoveries in English are modules of 1H30 of exchanges with Cetim Industrial and training experts, to learn …


Cetim Cobra: new version of the powerful solution for bolted & secured joint analysis


The new version of Cetim Cobra, the world leader for bolted joint design and failure analysis has been released! This 6.4 version of the software developed by Cetim’s experts to design, dimension and optimise the behaviour of bolted joints features three major developments. Firstly, with a simple click on a threaded part, this update allows …


Cetim and Desktop Metal partner to accelerate the adoption of global Metal Additive Manufacturing


Explore new advanced solutions for your manufacturing needs – from low-volume prototyping to mid-volume runs of complex metal parts ! Cetim, the Technical Centre for Mechanical Industry, and Desktop Metal, the company committed to making 3D printing accessible to manufacturers and engineers around the world, announced a partnership to accelerate the global adoption of metal …


Next generation of aircraft generators : Palace, the European project, is unveiled !


The aim of the Clean Sky project Palace is to develop a new pump architecture to equip the cooling systems of the next generation of aircraft generators. Find out more about this fascinating experience through a dedicated website page and a YouTube video. There is absolutely no doubt that the future generation of aircraft will …


Hydrogen distribution: the results of the H2REF project are unveiled!


The partners of the European project intended to develop an H 2 distribution station based on an unprecedented concept have presented the first functional prototype which paves the way to commercial production. The new generation of hydrogen distribution stations developed in connection with the H2REF (Development of a cost effective and reliable hydrogen fuel cell vehicle refuelling …


Intelligent aircraft fasteners : IoT in tightening solutions


What if nuts could talk? With its latest innovation, JPB Système, the specialist manufacturer of fastener solutions for the aerospace industry, has turned a dream into reality ! Its SMART WASHER solution offers a means to ensure that a nut is properly tightened just by getting close and without touching it. The unprecedented solution stems …


Cetim and KMTL pursue their strategic partnership with in-depth technical collaboration agreement for carbon fiber testing


Following the maiden move and the signing of an exploratory agreement during JEC Asia 2017, Cetim, the French Technical Center of Mechanical Industries and the Japanese company KMTL (Kobe Material Testing Laboratory Co., Ltd), signed today, in conjunction with Singapore Airshow, a technical collaboration agreement, bringing the partnership to a new level. By joining forces …


Cetim supports vehicle electrification!


Many automakers have expanded their vehicle ranges to include electric and hybrid models and Cetim has invested in new equipment to meet the emerging needs of this sector. Indeed, Cetim now has a new test bench dedicated to vehicle electrification comprised of a modular battery simulator (current capacity: 105 kW), a charging electrospindle, a hydro-electric …


Composites are flying Business Class with STELIA Aerospace !


STELIA Aerospace’s seats are losing weight! Indeed, the expert manufacturer of aircraft seats aims to use composites to reduce the weight of Business Class seats by 30%. For this purpose, the company, based in Rochefort (Charente-Maritime, France), has spearheaded and managed a collaborative project called Plume S3L (STELIA Aerospace Super Light Seat). With support from …


Matcor becomes the official dealer for KISSsoft in the ASEAN area !


KISSsoft is now available in 10 countries in the Asean area through a new distributor: Matcor! An agreement was signed in June between the Singaporean Cetim’s subsidiary and KISSsoft AG, the world’s leading provider of transmission system simulation software. This partnership allows both to penetrate a growing area in terms of R&D with a reputable …