For technology and information exchange, the DURACOMP academic team is benefitting from a committed group of industrial partners.
For expertise in composite materials and their processing there is support from FORMAX UK Ltd. (Tom James and Liam O’Sullivan) and Gurit (Luke McEwen).
To provide links to bridge and other highways civil engineering the project receives guidance and advice from the Highways Engalnd (Dr Pierfrancesco Valerio) and Parsons Brinckerhoff (Jon Shave).
Aquamarine Power Ltd. (John Hancock) is providing the Bristol University team with bespoke composite specimens in the form of massive T-joints for future sea wave power units.The company cesased business in November 2015.
Aquamarine Power Ltd (no longer in business)
Formax UK Ltd (Now Hexel Reinforcements)
The University of Bath
Dr Sotirios Grammatikos (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
The University of Leeds
Dr Xiaoyi Zhou (Cardiff University)
The University of Warwick
Dr Behrouz Zafari (Kington University)
University of Bristol
Dr Wendel Sebastian (now UCL)
Dr Wei Sun
The University of Glasgow
Dr Zahur Ullah (Ulster University)