Field of innovation: Fiber composite technology

Fiber composite technology is the key to lighter and more stiff constructions.

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A carbon composite material consists (mainly) of a polymer base und an embedded fiber. The fiber can consist of different materials (glass, carbon, metal, wood, etc.). Depending on the material, different terms are used: Carbon composits, glassfibre composites, etc.

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Fiber composite technology
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November 3, 2016

Composite Annulus Filler for Rolls-Royce Jet Engines

Together with FACC, IWK has developed a composite annulus filler for the next generation of Rolls-Royce jet engines. The part comes as metal replacement, thus saving weight and increasing safety, and is manufactured in a cost-efficient RTM process.


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