HITCO Carbon Composites Inc.

1551 W. 139th St.
Gardena , CA 90249-2506 US

SGL Group - The Carbon Co.


As Seen In CompositesWorld

RAPM challenge and transition trials

Revolutionizing the composites cost paradigm, Part 2: Forming
Boeing-led parts trials explore infusion, compression molding and thermoplastics, offering lessons and supply chain options to better compete with aluminum.

SAMPE Summit 2019

SAMPE Summit 19 Paris
SAMPE Europe hosted its annual summit at Pullman Hotel Paris Tour Eiffel on March 11, prior to JEC World 2019.

Composites and Industry 4.0: Where are we?
As the tide of the Fourth Industrial Revolution rolls in, how will composite manufacturers ride the wave?

Some thoughts on the M&A "heat wave"
CompositesWorld's editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan takes some admittedly educated guesses at the significance of the six momentous acquisitions that were announced in the short space from mid-July through early August in the composites industry.

SAMPE Europe 2013/JEC Europe 2013 highlights
Held concurrently, these two seminal European composites events weathered a rare Parisian snowstorm to plumb the depth and breadth of the industry.

SAMPE 2012 Baltimore preview
SAMPE’s annual convention, now a roadshow, returns to Baltimore this month, an East Coast epicenter of advanced materials development.

SCRA, composites and the U.S. Navy
Background on the South Carolina Research Authority.

Out-of-autoclave prepregs: Hype or revolution?
Oven-cured, vacuum-bagged prepregs show promise in production primary structures.

The digital thread: Transformation to automation
Dr. Leslie Cohen traces the “digital thread” on which automation of composites fabrication processes depends.

SAMPE 2010 Seattle Showcase
SAMPE’s first-ever foray into Boeing Country wrapped up with the M&P organization’s biggest draw this decade.

2010 SAMPE Europe/JEC Paris Showcase
Record crowds and reignited technological development testified to the composite industry’s renewed health and the recent recession’s demise.

SAMPE Europe/JEC Composites 2010 Preview
SAMPE Europe’s International Conference and the JEC Composites Show meet in Paris again in 2010.

JEC show floor

Paris 2010: JEC Composites and SAMPE Europe Preview
JEC’s industry-leading trade exhibition and SAMPE Europe’s International Conference again shed light on composites in the City of Lights.

SEICO 09 at a Glance

SAMPE Europe/JEC Composites 2009 preview
SAMPE Europe’s 30th annual spring conclave and the nearby JEC Composites Show characterize the latest in material and process technologies.

Composite Fan Blade

2008 Farnborough Airshow Report
 This biennial aerospace showcase underscores the ascendancy of composites in airframes and jet engines.

Friction products: Carbon fiber stopping power
Low weight, thermal shock resistance, and extreme strength drive growth of carbon-reinforced friction products and materials in brake applications.

KC767A air intake scoop

Paris Air Show Report 2005
The 46th edition of the world's largest aircraft industry event provides a fitting showcase of composites industry gains.

AGATE Methodology Proves Its Worth
Increased availability, lower testing costs and shorter development times are among the program's achievements.

Product Categories of HITCO Carbon Composites Inc.

Adhesive bonding
Aramid, Other
Aramid, Other
Aramid, Plain-weave
Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
Aramid/glass hybrid, Plain-weave
Armor, ceramic
Autoclave cure
Automatic tape laying
CAD/CAM/CAE design
Carbon, Other
Carbon, Other
Carbon, Plain-weave
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
Carbon/aramid hybrid, Plain-weave
Carbon/carbon composites
Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
Carbon/glass hybrid, Plain-weave
Ceramic matrix composites
Ceramic, Other
Ceramic, Other
Ceramic, Plain-weave
C-glass, Other
C-glass, Other
C-glass, Plain-weave
Coating and painting
Compression molding
Cutting, finishing, and machining
E-Glass, Other
E-Glass, Other
E-Glass, Plain-weave
Hand layup
Honeycomb structures
Infrastructure, composite
Laminate panels, with core
Laminate sheets, solid
Metallized, Other
Metallized, Plain-weave
Other fabricating services
Other, Other
Other, Other
Other, Plain-weave
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Plain-weave
Testing, materials
Testing, product
Testing, structural