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The 2nd EuReComp Webinar: Evaluating Sizing Effects on Recycled Continuous Carbon Fibers from Automotive Composites

Wed, 10 Jul 2024

The 2nd EuReComp Webinar: Evaluating Sizing Effects on Recycled Continuous Carbon Fibers from Automotive Composites

We are thrilled to announce the 2nd EuReComp Webinar, scheduled for Tuesday, July 16, 2024. This upcoming session is titled "Evaluating Sizing Effects on Recycled Continuous Carbon Fibers from Automotive Composites" and will be presented by Dionisis Semitekolos from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).

EuReComp Partners to present at ECCM21 in Nantes, France

Mon, 01 Jul 2024

EuReComp Partners to present at ECCM21 in Nantes, France

We are excited to announce that our partners from EuReComp will be participating in the 21st European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM21), which will be held in Nantes, France, from July 2 to 5, 2024. This prestigious event is a significant platform for sharing groundbreaking research and advancements in the field of composite materials. Our teams from NTUA and UPAT will be presenting their latest research findings on July 3, 2024:

EuReComp Shines at ESOF2024 in Katowice, Poland

Mon, 01 Jul 2024

EuReComp Shines at ESOF2024 in Katowice, Poland

We are thrilled to announce that EuReComp made a significant impact at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF2024), held in Katowice, Poland. Our colleague, Sebastian Werle from the Silesian University of Technology, represented the EuReComp project and delivered an insightful presentation on our innovative approaches to composite materials recycling.

EuReComp Shines at REPOXYBLE-Organized Workshop on Sustainable Recycling

Wed, 12 Jun 2024

EuReComp Shines at REPOXYBLE-Organized Workshop on Sustainable Recycling

The EuReComp project recently had the honor of participating in a dynamic workshop organized by the REPOXYBLE project, alongside other Horizon Europe initiatives. Held as part of the broader effort to promote sustainability and innovative recycling practices, this workshop was a significant opportunity for knowledge exchange and collaboration among industry leaders and researchers.

Team members participated in EU workshop on Sustainable Advanced Materials

Wed, 12 Jun 2024

Team members participated in EU workshop on Sustainable Advanced Materials

We are thrilled to announce that the EuReComp project team made a significant presence at the recent workshop on “Efficient, Lightweight, Sustainable Advanced Materials” held on June 6, 2024, in Brussels. This event brought together industry leaders and innovators to discuss advancements in sustainable materials that align with the EU Green Deal targets.  

Team EuReComp participating in workshop on: Efficient, Lightweight, Sustainable Advanced Materials

Thu, 30 May 2024

Team EuReComp participating in workshop on: Efficient, Lightweight, Sustainable Advanced Materials

We are thrilled to announce an upcoming workshop titled “Efficient, Lightweight, Sustainable Advanced Materials – Supporting EU Industry to Meet the Green Deal Targets,” scheduled for June 6, 2024, in Brussels and online. This event is a must-attend for all industry stakeholders interested in advanced materials.

EuReComp in the 2nd EASN Newsletter 2024

Wed, 22 May 2024

EuReComp in the 2nd EASN Newsletter 2024

The EuReComp project's inclusion in the #2 issue of the 2024 edition EASN Newsletter marks a significant milestone, underscoring our pivotal role in the European aerospace sector's ongoing evolution towards sustainability. This feature highlights EuReComp 's innovative strides in composite materials recycling and aligns with our mission to foster a more sustainable future in aerospace engineering. As we continue to make progress, we invite our community to stay engaged with our developments and the exciting events on the horizon.

EuReComp Webinar Series Kicks Off with a Successful First Session

Wed, 15 May 2024

EuReComp Webinar Series Kicks Off with a Successful First Session

The EuReComp project successfully launched its 2024 webinar series on March 13th, 2024, with an insightful session led by Dr. Kate Trombeta from the Research Lab of Advanced, Composite, Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (R-NanoLab) at the National Technical University of Athens. This inaugural webinar focused on sustainable recycling, reuse, and repair of large composite structures, setting the stage for future discussions and innovations in composite sustainability.

A Resounding Success: The 2nd EURECOMP Workshop Concludes in Vigo

Mon, 29 Apr 2024

A Resounding Success: The 2nd EURECOMP Workshop Concludes in Vigo

Last week, the AIMEN Technology Centre in Vigo, Spain, was abuzz with activity as it hosted the 2nd EuReComp Workshop. This year's event saw a significant gathering of professionals, researchers, and enthusiasts dedicated to the advancement of sustainable practices in composite materials.

Milestone Achieved: 24-Month EURECOMP Progress Meeting in Vigo

Mon, 29 Apr 2024

Milestone Achieved: 24-Month EURECOMP Progress Meeting in Vigo

The EuReComp project reached a critical milestone with its 24-month progress meeting, held last week at the AIMEN Technology Centre in Vigo, Spain. This important event brought together project partners from around the world to reflect on the progress made and plan for future initiatives. During the meeting, partners reviewed advancements in composite recycling technologies that have emerged through the project's lifespan. Discussions focused on the successes and challenges faced, showcasing the collaborative efforts that have driven the project forward.

EuReComp Project Releases Third Newsletter Highlighting Progress and Achievements

Thu, 11 Apr 2024

EuReComp Project Releases Third Newsletter Highlighting Progress and Achievements

EuReComp Project is pleased to announce the release of its third newsletter, showcasing the latest developments and achievements within the project. In this edition, readers will find comprehensive updates from Work Package 2 (WP2), which is pivotal in advancing waste stream management for composite materials. WP2's progress is highlighted, particularly its efforts in developing a Smart tool supported by machine learning to provide recommendations for the most profitable route for EoL components.

EuReComp at JEC World 2024

Tue, 12 Mar 2024

EuReComp at JEC World 2024

EuReComp recently made a remarkable appearance at JEC World 2024, where partners from the project presented significant advancements in sustainable material technologies. The team showcased innovative recycled continuous fibers developed through a collaboration with NTUA and the University of Patras, alongside an intriguing 3D printed small-scale floating PV prototype created by INEGI.

EURECOMP featured in EASN Newsletter 2024 #1

Thu, 08 Feb 2024

EURECOMP featured in EASN Newsletter 2024 #1

The EURECOMP project's inclusion in the 2024 inaugural edition of the EASN Newsletter marks a significant milestone, underscoring our pivotal role in the European aerospace sector's ongoing evolution towards sustainability. This feature not only highlights EURECOMP's innovative strides in composite materials recycling but also aligns with our mission to foster a more sustainable future in aerospace engineering.

Get Ready for the 2nd EURECOMP Workshop

Wed, 17 Jan 2024

Get Ready for the 2nd EURECOMP Workshop

April 24, 2024, at AIMEN Technology Centre We are thrilled to announce the upcoming 2nd EURECOMP Workshop, a landmark event in the field of composite materials and their recycling. This is your chance to join a gathering of minds dedicated to advancing and reshaping the future of composites.   Event Highlights:

EuReComp Newsletter #2 Released

Wed, 25 Oct 2023

EuReComp Newsletter #2 Released

We're thrilled to share with you the second issue of the EuReComp newsletter!   In this edition, we are excited to showcase some remarkable progress and achievements from two pivotal components of our project: Work Package 1 (WP1) and Work Package 2 (WP2). These milestones are driving forward our mission to revolutionize waste stream management for composite materials.  

EuReComp @ PPI 23

Mon, 02 Oct 2023

EuReComp @ PPI 23

The EuReComp Project was honored to participate in the 3rd Polymer Process Innovation Conference in Guimarães, Portugal. Our team joined leading experts and innovators in the field to share insights and explore groundbreaking solutions for sustainable composite materials. Together, we're shaping a greener future for industry.

EURECOMP M18 Review Meeting

Wed, 20 Sep 2023

EURECOMP M18 Review Meeting

The EuReComp project team embarked on a journey to the beautiful Porto in Portugal, for our 18-Month Review Meeting. It was a fantastic opportunity for all partners to come together, share progress, and set the course for our exciting future plans! We extend our gratitude to our gracious hosts at INEGI driving science & innovation for providing us with a wonderful venue at the historic Cálem Port Wine place. It was not only a productive meeting but also a chance to experience the rich culture and beauty that Porto has to offer.

EuReComp @ ICCM 23

Thu, 24 Aug 2023

EuReComp @ ICCM 23

Belfast, Northern Ireland, recently hosted the 23rd International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM 23) from July 30th to August 4th, 2023, offering an insightful peek into the forefront of composite materials research. The standout feature of the conference was the Special Session organized by the EuReComp team. This session zoomed in on the theme of “Circularity of Composites,” delving into sustainable practices within the composite materials domain and exploring novel approaches to address environmental concerns.

EuReComp @ EASN newsletter

Tue, 13 Jun 2023

EuReComp @ EASN newsletter

EuReComp is featured in the 2nd issue of the EASN - European Aeronautics Science Network newsletter. Check out the latest updates on our efforts to provide sustainable methods for recycling and reusing composite materials. Discover and read our article here.  

1st EuReComp Workshop @ Technische Universität Dresden

Wed, 10 May 2023

1st EuReComp Workshop @ Technische Universität Dresden

The 1st Open Workshop 2023 of EuReComp has been successfully completed in Dresden, Germany !  

EuReComp JEC World 2023

Wed, 10 May 2023

EuReComp JEC World 2023

Project EuReComp successfully participated in JEC World 2023, one of the largest composite materials exhibitions in the world. Our team of coordinators from NTUA had the opportunity to showcase our groundbreaking developments in the field of composite materials and how they can be used to create a more sustainable future.  

EURECOMP M12 Progress Meeting

Fri, 28 Apr 2023

EURECOMP PROGRESS MEETING

We are pleased to announce that on April 21st, 2023, the EuReComp partners had a productive face-to-face progress meeting in Dresden, Germany. The meeting marked the 12th month of EuReComp's full operations and provided an opportunity for the partners to share the project's progress thus far as derived from their collaborative work.  

EuReComp Newsletter #1 Released

Fri, 28 Apr 2023

EuReComp Newsletter #1 Released

We are excited to share with you the first issue of the EuReComp newsletter!   EuReComp stands for European recycling and circularity in large composite components, and the project aims to develop innovative sustainable methods for reducing, recycling, and reusing composite materials from components used in various industries, such as aeronautics and wind energy.  

EuReComp presentation to the 12th EASN International Conference

Wed, 02 Nov 2022

presentation, easn conference

On October 18, 2022, the 12th EASN International Conference hosted the session “MRO & Recycling activities on aeronautics’ composites parts”, chaired by EuReComp coordinator, Prof. C. Charitidis. 

EURECOMP M6 progress meeting

Wed, 02 Nov 2022

meeting

On October 17th 2022, EuReComp partners had a face-to-face progress meeting at Barcelona, Spain!

EuReComp @ the European Researchers’ Night 2022

Tue, 04 Oct 2022

meeting

EuReComp participated to the “European Researchers' Night” Europe-wide public event, which displays the diversity of science and its impact on citizens' daily lives in fun and inspiring ways.

Video shooting from the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT) on the experimental activities of EuReComp coordinator, NTUA

Mon, 03 Oct 2022

tv

On September 29, 2022, a video shooting for the "Education" News Program took place at the Rnano lab, during which, EuReComp researchers, Dionisis Semitekolos and Stavros Anagnou presented:

EuReComp participation to the 2nd Polymer Process Innovation (PPI) Conference

Thu, 29 Sep 2022

ppi conference

On September 15-16, 2022, partners from the EuReComp project participated in the 2nd Polymer Process Innovation (PPI) Conference, organized by NTUA.

EuReComp logo

Wed, 22 Jun 2022

Eurecomp logo

The design and development of a logo able to give a conceptual representation of the project was the first task towards establishing EuReComp’s visual identity. The project’s logo had to be graphically appealing, editable and meaningful in alignment with the project’s concept, goals and activities. The EuReComp logo has been designed in such way to strongly reflect some of the main aspects of the project, such as:

EuReComp @ JEC World 2022

Wed, 22 Jun 2022

EuReComp @ JEC world 2022

Right after the initiation of the project, EuReComp’s first presentation took place at the JEC World Exhibition, on 3-5 May 2022, where NTUA coordinators participated at Hall 6, Booth R5 What a great venue to introduce EuReComp to the composites community! You can find more information about the event here. We look forward to JEC World 2023, to showcase the EuReComps advancements!  

EuReComp | Kicked-Off Successfully

Mon, 20 Jun 2022

EuReComp | Kicked-Off

EuReComp, standing for "European recycling and circularity in large composite components" is a new 4-year Horizon Europe project, launched with a hybrid kick-off meeting on 27 April 2022. EuReComp brings together twenty project partners from 9 countries led by the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). EuReComp operates under a specific Horizon Europe research and innovation action aiming to foster a digitised, resource-efficient and resilient industry (HORIZON-CL4-2021-RESILIENCE-01-01).