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Polestar announces production plans for natural composites-intensive BEV

Polestar announces production plans for natural composites-intensive BEV
The Precept battery electric vehicle, developed by Volvo’s Polestar brand, is said to feature Bcomp interior and exterior flax fiber composite panels.

Natural fiber crash box design for motorsport

Natural fiber crash box design for motorsport
The natural fiber Front Impact Absorbing Structure (FIAS) prototype showed desired crash behavior and eradication of sharp splintering, proving it as an alternative to carbon fiber in motorsport applications.

Porsche, Bcomp collaborate on racing car with all-natural fiber composite bodywork

Porsche, Bcomp collaborate on racing car with all-natural fiber composite bodywork
The Cayman 718 GT4 CS delivers a full natural fiber composite bodywork kit for the Four Motors racing team at the 24 Hours Nürburgring race.

McLaren, Bcomp use natural composite fibers in F1 racing seat

McLaren, Bcomp use natural composite fibers in F1 racing seat
The flax fibers meet strength and stiffness requirements while reducing vibration, cost, enhancing safety and lowering its CO2 footprint by 75%.

Volta Trucks incorporates Bcomp’s natural fiber technologies in automotive application

Volta Trucks incorporates Bcomp’s natural fiber technologies in automotive application
Bcomp’s natural flax fibers and bio-based resin derived from rapeseed oil ensures sustainability, safety and significant weight savings. 

German racing series shifts to natural fiber application

German racing series shifts to natural fiber application
German racing series DTM says the shift away from carbon fibers will be more cost-efficient, improve lightweighting and reduce the organization’s ecological footprint.

Gurit features core materials, adhesives, resins, molds for wind, aerospace

Gurit features core materials, adhesives, resins, molds for wind, aerospace
Gurit is featuring its offerings and expertise for wind energy, composite tooling and lightweighting applications such as aerospace, rail, healthcare and marine. ​​​​​​

Six candidates nominated for "Biocomposite of the Year 2019"

Six candidates nominated for "Biocomposite of the Year 2019"
Natural fiber composites and wood plastic composites compete for 7th annual innovation award.

Natural fiber enables e-bike for package delivery

Natural fiber enables e-bike for package delivery
New parcel delivery vehicle concept employs a natural fiber prepreg for low weight, vibration dampening, non-conductivity and flame retardancy.

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Natural fiber composites: What’s holding them back?
Natural fiber reinforcements have been available for some time, but factors such as compatibility with current processes and geographic availability continue to limit widespread use.

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Volvo XC60 demonstrator employs Bcomp's natural fiber reinforcement technology
Bcomp’s renewable fiber reinforcements are used in interior panels in the recycled plastics demonstrator vehicle XC60 to overcome the degraded properties of recycled plastic.

ESA partners with renewable fiber company Bcomp to test natural fibers for use in space
European Space Agency to test natural-fiber composite materials for use in more environmentally friendly satellites.  

Natural fiber composites: Market share, one part at a time

Natural fiber composites: Market share, one part at a time
Suppliers and adventurous composites fabricators put the “feel good” aspect in the rearview mirror, winning customers by competing on price and performance.

Product Categories of Bcomp Ltd.

Materials
  • Fibers, organic
    • Other organic fibers
  • Fibers/fiber forms, natural (bio-derived)
    • Flax
    • Other natural fibers
  • Reinforcements, unimpregnated
    • Other unimpregnated reinforcement forms
      • Other, Yarns
      • Other, Other
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Other unimpregnated fabrics
      • Other, 5-harness
      • Other, Basket-weave
      • Other, Braided
      • Other, Multiaxial
      • Other, Plain-weave
      • Other, Spread-tow fabric
      • Other, Spread-tow tape
      • Other, Twill
      • Other, Woven roving
      • Other, Other
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Fabric
    • Other thermoplastic prepregs
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Other
      • Other, Fabric
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Balsa
    • Other core materials
Composite Structures & Components
  • Automotive, body panels & substructures
  • Marine, boat (hulls, decks, bulkheads, etc.)
  • Marine, other
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Architectural design
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Materials analysis
  • Structural strengthening / reinforcement services
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, environmental
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
    • Consulting, structual design
  • Testing
    • Testing, materials