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Latest News

  • May 2021 Newsletter
    The Launch of the CKN Knowledge in Practice Centre! An open resource for composites manufacturing knowledge and best practices With the rapid advancement of the composites industry and the costly process of … Read more
  • Market Survey Summary – Canadian Composites Industry
    In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the CKN conducted a Canadian composites industry survey to understand immediate impacts and identify needs to support recovery. It identified the elements of the industry that … Read more
  • BC-Made Carbon Fibre Bike Cranks
    Optimization of the Manufacturing Process Challenge:A Vancouver based bicycle parts manufacturer is able to competitively produce CFRP bike parts locally due to their proprietary process – Many similar parts are produced overseas. … Read more