Archive for January 2014

CCG Infusion Process Saves Midnight Express Tons of Weight

17 January 2014

In a recent Composites World article, CCG Americas is mentioned. CCG helped Midnight Express Boats set up the infusion process for their 39S model. Longitudinal stringers and aft bulkhead were infused simultaneously with the hull shell to save weight and time. Read more here.


2014 Dates Announced for Composite Infusion Training in Dallas, Texas

07 January 2014

Composites Consulting Group has announced 2014 dates for its popular Composite Infusion Technology (CIT) workshop. The dates for 2014 are:

  • March 3-6
  • June 23-26
  • December 8-11

The workshops are held at CCG’s facility in Dallas, Texas. The CIT workshop is a comprehensive four day course combining infusion science and hands-on work. During the course, attendees will learn about:

  • Darcy’s Law
  • Materials and equipment for infusion
  • Predicting resin flow
  • Vacuum bagging techniques
  • Designing infusion manifolds
  • Infusion strategy
  • Planning large infusions
  • Troubleshooting
  • And more…

The hands-on portion is quite in-depth. It includes the infusion of actual marine parts: powerboat hull with stringers and a powerboat deck structure.

Space in this popular course is limited. Sign up today to reserve your spot!