Almost 60 companies, education and research institutions and supporting organizations from the federal states of Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse, Saarland, Bremen, Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Lower Saxony and North Rhine-Westphalia are cooperating in CU West (the regional department of Composites United e.V.).
IVW hosts the regional office
headed by department manager Dipl.-Sporting. Matthias Bendler.
CU West organizes the events of the regional department.
Furthermore, CU West coordinates the BMBF-funded project “rCF-Mobil – Recycled High Performance Composites for Mobility and Transport Applications” as part of the SME-NetC program. The long-term goal of the project is to enable the waste-free production of FRP components by means of a closed recycling cycle.