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Airbus Perlan 2 Reaches its Highest Altitude to Date

Last week, Airbus’ Perlan Mission II glider broke its own altitude record by reaching 30,615 feet while flying over the Sierra Nevada mountains. The mission is part of Airbus’ initiative to eventually fly...
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Listing and Labeling for IBC Approval

Bill Kreysler, founder of Kreysler & Associates and chair of ACMA’s Architectural Division, has years of experience in the architecture market. As principal scientist at Ashland Company, Mike Stevens is...
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FRP Pipe Helps Make Power Plant Fish-Friendly

FiberSystems in Dayton, Ohio, made a splash for composites recently when its GFRP pipe was chosen over conventional materials for a fish-friendly project at National Grid’s Port Jefferson Power Station on...
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The Fifth Mode of Transportation

For decades, the world has fantasized about the use of futuristic tubes as a form of ultra-high-speed transportation. However, while fun to watch in popular television shows like Star Trek and The Jetsons, to...