Four SMEs Join The National Composites Centre's SME Affiliate Scheme

September 29 2021

The National Composites Centre is delighted to welcome four new SMEs to its SME Affiliate Membership scheme. The scheme offers UK SMEs affordable enhanced benefits, including access to the NCC’s ‘beyond’ state-of the-art technology, specialist training, and networking opportunities.

The Retrac Group is a world-class supplier to the largest global manufacturers in Formula 1, Motorsport, Automotive, Aerospace, Defense, Medical and R&D / Innovation. Retrac provides its blue-chip client base with Award-winning engineering solutions in advanced materials, tooling, and component manufacture.
Lineat Composites brings a disruptive fiber composite technology to the market by introducing a novel aligned fiber material format that addresses some of the key challenges in the composites manufacturing industry. Lineat Composites is commercializing the patented High Performance Discontinuous Fiber (HiPerDiF) technology developed at the University of Bristol that can manufacture highly aligned discontinuous fiber tapes. It is estimated that over 80% of the carbon fiber produced ends up in landfill, currently only low value recycling routes are available.

Technical Composite Systems (TCS) is a dynamic, proactive SME with AS9100 approval for the design and manufacture of composites, tooling, and injection molding.

Neos Composites focuses on design and manufacture of composite parts, assemblies and tooling, and is complimented in larger or more complex projects from other businesses in group, such as Neos Automation, Neos Automotive and Neos Technologies.

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