SigmaTEC will consist of a number of technicians, technologists and engineers dedicated to providing customers with technical solutions through a collaborative approach.

The creation of SigmaTEC is also supported by significant investment in new weaving technology. The expansion includes:

  • 3D weaving using full size weaving loom and Unival 100 Jacquard;
  • high speed tape weaving machine;
  • multiaxial weaving technology;
  • UD development area
  • wet laboratory for infusing textiles, equipped with Composites Integration vacuum infusion equipment and oven;
  • dry laboratory for characterisation using a 200 kN Instron tensile testing machine; and
  • weave design software including simulation for design.