Kordsa Teknik Tekstil A.S. (2019)
SANAYI MAHALLESI TEKNOPARK
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Kordsa, the reinforcer of 1 out of every 3 automobile tires manufactured globally and 2 out of every 3 aircraft tires produced worldwide, transferred its expertise in tire reinforcement technologies into construction reinforcement and composite technologies. Positioned as “The Reinforcer” with its innovative value-added technologies and expertise on reinforcement technologies, Kordsa has approximately 4,500 employees in its operations in 4 continents.
Kordsa continues to strengthen its name “The Reinforcer” in composite industry with new products. Main focus is to weave high-strength composite reinforcements with carbon, aramid, and glass, develop resin formulations, produce prepregs and develop applications for use in automotive, aerospace, marine, sports & leisure industries. In an effort to build a strong collaboration with its customers and meet customer needs, Kordsa offers design, analysis, material library and prototype production services while developing prepreg, fabric, and resin products.
As a technology hub driven by collaborative research and production, operates as one of the few test laboratories worldwide Composite Technologies Center of Excellence was conjointly established by Kordsa and Sabancı University in 2016. At the Composite Center, all processes including R&D, applied research, technology development, product development, prototype production, entrepreneurship and production are executed under the same roof. Thanks to this collaborative ecosystem, Kordsa offers tailor-made services to its customers by involving the stakeholders in all stages of research and development, from basic research to the production of a prototype and finally, to mass production.
Following its Composite Technologies Center of Excellence investment, Kordsa acquired Fabric Development, Textile Products and Advanced Honeycomb Technologies, which provide advanced composite materials to the aerospace industry. This investment will allow Kordsa, within its composite technologies strategy, to now reinforce the wings and hulls of an aircraft, in addition to its legacy in aircraft tire reinforcement capabilities.