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SPE announces Automotive Innovation Award Competition Winners.

Society of Plastics Engineers announce the winners of 46th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition. The society's mission is to promote scientific and engineering knowledge related to plastics. Awards are given in categories of Aftermarket category, Body Exterior category, Body Interior category, Chassis / Hardware category, Environmental category, Materials category, Powertrain...

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SPE announces Automotive Innovation Award Competition Winners.

Society of Plastics Engineers announce the winners of 46th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition. The society's mission is to promote scientific and engineering knowledge related to plastics. Awards are given in categories of Aftermarket category, Body Exterior category, Body Interior category, Chassis / Hardware category, Environmental category, Materials category, Powertrain...

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DR. Uday Vaidya named for 2015-16 SPE Composites Person of Year award.

DR. Uday Vaidya was named for 2015-16 SPE Composites Person of Year award which was first given in fiscal year 2004-2005. Award publicly acknowledges contributor who has provided significant aid to SPE Composites Division, particularly during prior year, as well as made broader contributions to composites industry as whole. Prior to joining UT/ORNL, Vaidya served as department chair for Materials...

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DR. Uday Vaidya named for 2015-16 SPE Composites Person of Year award.

DR. Uday Vaidya was named for 2015-16 SPE Composites Person of Year award which was first given in fiscal year 2004-2005. Award publicly acknowledges contributor who has provided significant aid to SPE Composites Division, particularly during prior year, as well as made broader contributions to composites industry as whole. Prior to joining UT/ORNL, Vaidya served as department chair for Materials...

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Nominations Sought for SPE's Thermoformer of the Year Award.

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoforming Division seeks nominations for its annual Thermoformer of the Year Award, which recognizes significant contribution to thermoforming industry in technical, educational, or managerial capacity. Nominations are due by December 16, 2016. Nominees will be evaluated by SPE Thermoforming Division Board of Directors, and 2017 Thermoformer of the Year...

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Nominations Sought for SPE's Thermoformer of the Year Award.

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoforming Division seeks nominations for its annual Thermoformer of the Year Award, which recognizes significant contribution to thermoforming industry in technical, educational, or managerial capacity. Nominations are due by December 16, 2016. Nominees will be evaluated by SPE Thermoforming Division Board of Directors, and 2017 Thermoformer of the Year...

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SPE Auto Hall of Fame inducts first PC instrument panel.

Automotive Division of SPE® named first use of polycarbonate (PC) to injection mold hard (painted) instrument panel, featured on 1977 Econoline® van from Ford Motor Co, as 2016 Hall of Fame winner for 46th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition and Gala. Automotive plastic or composite components considered for said award must have been in continuous service in some form for at least...

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SPE names competition finalists.

Automotive Division of SPE® announced finalists for its 46th-annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition. Nominations were first subjected to pre-qualification review and then were presented before a panel of industry experts, which sent forward the most innovative nominations to the Blue Ribbon judging round. Category and Grand Award winners selected during Blue Ribbon judging round will...

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SPE Auto Hall of Fame inducts first PC instrument panel.

Automotive Division of SPE® named first use of polycarbonate (PC) to injection mold hard (painted) instrument panel, featured on 1977 Econoline® van from Ford Motor Co, as 2016 Hall of Fame winner for 46th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition and Gala. Automotive plastic or composite components considered for said award must have been in continuous service in some form for at least...

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SPE names competition finalists.

Automotive Division of SPE® announced finalists for its 46th-annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition. Nominations were first subjected to pre-qualification review and then were presented before a panel of industry experts, which sent forward the most innovative nominations to the Blue Ribbon judging round. Category and Grand Award winners selected during Blue Ribbon judging round will...

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