SGL Carbon SE

One of the world’s leading manufacturers of carbon-based products and materials. The company has a comprehensive portfolio, ranging from carbon and graphite products to carbon fibers and composites.

Soehnleinstrasse 8
Wiesbaden, 65201 DE

Additional Locations:
31Fl, Oriental Plaza, 31# Wujiang Rd.
Shanghai, 200041 CN
+86 21 5211 0333

Werner-von-Siemens-Strasse 18
Meitingen, 86405 DE
+49 8271 83 2160

10130 Perimeter Pkwy., Ste. 500
Charlotte, NC 28216 US
(704) 593-5165

SGL GROUP - The Carbon Company


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SGL/Fraunhofer fiber placement tech center.

SGL, Fraunhofer launch fiber placement tech center
The Fiber Placement Center in SGL’s Meitingen, Germany, facility is also supported by Compositence GmbH and BA Composites GmbH.

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SGL Group optimizes supply chain for composites
SGL’s takeover of former BENTELER and BMW JVs, plus sale of Kumpers JV, consolidates  the company’s CF activities while it broadens its composites technology portfolio.

I want to say two words to you: “Thermoplastic tapes”
Thermoplastic tapes are not new to composites, but they soon will join the primary aerostructures material palette and could be their future.

SGL Carbon sold its shareholding in SGL Kümpers
SGL Group’s production of composites and composite components will now be concentrated at five sites in Germany and Austria. 

SGL and Bertrandt's Carbon Carrier for auto interiors

SGL and Bertrandt develop carbon composite for auto interiors
Bertrandt (Ehningen, Germany) and SGL Group (Meitingen, Germany)  have collaborated on a new integrated concept for innovative interior structures based on composite materials, that the two companies call the “Carbon Carrier.” 

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SGL Group buys out all of BENTELER-SGL joint venture
Germany-based SGL Carbon SE becomes the sole owner of the company, which focuses on high-rate manufacturing of composite parts and structures for automotive and other end markets.

SGL Group carbon fiber polyamide polyolefin organosheet thermoplastic toolbox composites

SGL offers high-performance organosheet and thermoplastics for overmolding
“Thermoplastic toolbox” includes LFT, UD tapes, woven semi-finished sheets and carbon/glass hybrids in PA and polyolefins for automotive and other high-volume applications.

SGL Group thermoplastic organosheet.

SGL Group launches thermoplastic organosheet products
SGL Group (Wiesbaden, Germany) has developed a new range of thermoplastic organosheets, designed for flexibility in design and material processing.

SGL sells its Performance Products business unit to investment group
SGL Carbon SE (Wiesbaden, Germany) has agreed to sell its cathodes, furnace linings, and carbon electrodes (CFL/CE) business to private equity investment firm Triton Partners (Frankfurt, Germany).

SGL Carbon SE acquires shares from Tokai Carbon Co. Ltd.
With this acquisition of the shares from the current joint venture partner, the company will be fully integrated into the structures of the graphite materials & systems business unit and will from now on operate under the name of SGL Group.

WARR Hyperloop team develops a new prototype made of carbon fiber-reinforced plastic
With their newest project, the team is receiving support from SGL Group in the form of materials and expertise.

Plant Tour: BENTELER SGL, Ort im Innkreis, Austria
High-volume CFRP structures pioneer makes industrialization and multimaterial assembly look easy.

ICT, ITKE cocoon made with SGL carbon fiber.

SGL Group carbon fiber applied to biological structure
Two German institutes apply carbon and glass fiber to a "architectonic" structure designed to mimic biological structures.

SGL Group leads research project for carbon fiber-based components for automotive serial production
The project aims to develop the technology of thermoplastic components for automotive serial production among all levels of the value chain.

SGL Group launches lightweighting toolbox
SGL Group (Wiesbaden, Germany) has introduced a new lightweighting material toolbox that includes prepregged semi-finished products based on a rapid-curing epoxy resin developed in-house.

500,000 parts per year? No problem!
BENTELER-SGL develops fully automated HP-RTM production of the weight- and space-saving composite leaf spring for Volvo’s multi-model SPA global platform.

Mitsubishi Rayon buys U.S. carbon fiber plant from SGL Group
This addition will increase MRC’s carbon fiber output production capacity by 1,000 tons.

Aerospace and industrial composites: Now on divergent paths?
The aerospace and industrial markets’ advanced composites challenges and their solutions will differ widely.

Recyclable epoxy proven in HP-RTM
Recyclamine hardener performs well in global processing trials and cradle-to-cradle recycling demo.

SGL Group to develop carbon fiber GDL for EU automotive project
EU-funded project INSPIRE is for the development of fuel cell technology in the automotive sector.

Product Categories of SGL Carbon SE

  • Fibers, organic
    • Carbon, PAN-based
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Braided
      • Carbon, Multiaxial
      • Carbon, Plain-weave
      • Carbon, Twill
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Braided
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Twill
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Braided
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Multiaxial
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Twill
  • Preforms, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
    • Continuous fiber
    • E-Glass
    • Hybrid fiber
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, Fabric
    • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Fabric
    • Epoxy, toughened
      • Epoxy, toughened, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, Fabric
    • Phenolic
      • Phenolic, <12K tow
      • Phenolic, >12K tow
      • Phenolic, Fabric
Composite Structures & Components
  • Armor, composite
  • Automotive, body panels &amp; substructures
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Laminate sheets, solid
  • Profiles
  • Tubes