LeMond Composites plans to bring high-volume, low cost carbon fibre to market

Carbon fibre has been showing up in the automotive industry for many years, but usually in the form of trim pieces or used in insanely expensive supercars. The newly formed LeMond composites is promising high-volume, low cost carbon fibre by the first quarter of 2018.

By Mike Davey Oak Ridge, Tennessee — August 31, 2016 — The US-based Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) announced in May 2016 that it had developed a new method of prepping carbon fibre for bonding, one that promised to significantly reduce its cost. News has recently broken that ORNL will partner with carbon fibre manufacturing […]