Industry Today Volume 22 Issue 1

low forming is a technology that has been widely embraced by the aero- space sectors in the USA, China and a number of countries in Europe. The UK has so far shown less enthusiasm despite the significant opportunities that it provides. Dr Alastair Conway, senior knowledge exchange fellow and team lead of the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre’s (AFRC) forging and incremental F INDUSTRY TODAY 57 FEATURE - AFRC Flow forming presents the aerospace industry with huge opportunities including cost savings, environmental and efficiency benefits.