16 February 2016
16 February 2016
Following the foundation of the sales company LEHVOSS (Shanghai) Chemical Trading in 2014, it has been possible to successfully expand its business activities.
According to Lehmann & Voss, the previously announced development of production and applications technology is now taking definite shape:November 2015 saw the foundation of LEHVOSS New Material (Kunshan) based in the Kunshan German Industrial Park, which enjoys a logistically favourable position approximately 60km west of Shanghai.The 2,500 m² area, has sufficient space to accommodate extrusion plants, a laboratory, a development department, application technology, and offices.The production will focus on LUVOCOM high-performance compounds as well as LUVOBATCH additives and masterbatches by the second half of 2016.
Due to strong growth, LEHVOSS (Shanghai) Chemical Trading moved to new premises in Shanghai at the beginning of the year.The new facility provides the expanded team with the space they require to be able to serve the growing number of customers.
Launched in 2017, JEC Startup Booster is the leading and unique start-up competition in the world of composites in which hundreds of start-ups participate to pitch their breakthrough innovations in front of a jury of experts from international groups and companies involved in the making of innovative materials.
The product portfolio of BÜFA Thermoplastic Composites continues to grow.
In collaboration with SGL Carbon, Chinese automotive manufacturer NIO has developed prototypes for battery enclosures made of carbon-fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) for its NIO high performance electric vehicles.