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Ellsworth handcrafted bicycles acquired by BST Nano Carbon

News International-French

8 Sep 2014

BST Nano Carbon, an advanced composites designer and manufacturer, has announced the acquisition of Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles, designer and “Made in America” manufacturer of award-winning mountain bicycles for nearly 25 years.

As part of the agreement, Ellsworth Bikes’ Founder and CEO Tony Ellsworth will oversee the brand’s product design and work closely with BST Nano Carbon’s engineering and advanced materials team to create the next generation of Ellsworth bicycles. Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles’ offices and operations, previously based in Ramona, Calif., are now located in BST Nano Carbon’s state-of-the-art 65,000 sq. ft. R&D and manufacturing facility at 16275 Technology Drive in San Diego, California.

About BST Nano Carbon:
BST Nano Carbon brings together thought leaders and acclaimed scientists from the advanced composites arena, decades of manufacturing expertise, leadership and quality. The company is on of the recognized leaders in the advanced resins, polymers and carbon fiber industry, and has evolved to focus on nano carbon composites for use in the latest era in advanced design and manufacturing opportunities, including expertise in carbon nanotubes (CNTs), graphene and synthetic spider silk, among others. BST Carbon Nano is headquartered in San Diego with east coast operations located in the Boston, MA area.

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