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Carbures announces major investment in chinese aerospace supplier

News International-French

14 Mar 2012

Joint Venture with Guanglian Aeronautic Composite Materials Process & Equipment Co. Ltd., a manufacturer and distributor of carbon fiber parts for the aviation sector.

Carbures, a maker of carbon fiber composite structures and one of the newest tenants of the South Carolina Technology & Aviation Center, announced a Joint Venture with Guanglian Aeronautic Composite Materials Process & Equipment Co. Ltd., a manufacturer and distributor of carbon fiber parts for the aviation sector.

 

The creation of Harbin Carbures Guanglian Composite Aeronautic Co. will favorably impact Carbures’ growth in South Carolina, resulting in 50 new jobs for engineers and designers at its Greenville facility.

 

This joint venture created the Harbin Carbures Guanglian Composite Aeronautic Co.


“Working with Guanglian Aeronautic, a Tier 1 company with an outstanding reputation in China, we will be able to accelerate the production of carbon fiber parts for Airbus over the next 10 years,” said Carbures USA CEO Ivan Contreras. “This investment will make Carbures the only Tier 2 supplier in the world with a presence in the major aviation markets of China, United States and Europe.”

 

More information: www.carbures.com