Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

Members' Visit to Solvay Applications Centre, Heanor

20 June 2016

This half day visit to the Solvay Applications Centre in Heanor was a great opportunity to witness the cutting edge materials and processes of one of the world’s leaders in the composites industry.

This video gives insight into the work of the Applications Centre.


The programme for the visit was as follows:

  • 1100: Arrive, safety inductions/equipping with PPE
  • 1115: Brief presentation from Cytec-Solvay on the App Centre
  • 1130: Tour of the App Centre including demonstrations
  • 1315: Lunch, networking and discussion
  • 1430: Close

Photo from the day