September 26, 2018

Advanced manufacturing in Victoria has received a boost with Carbon Revolution, supplier of lightweight wheels to Ford Performance and Ferrari, announcing plans to grow its staff and warehouse space in Geelong.

The company is based in Deakin University’s ManuFutures site and is the first company in the world to produce a single-piece carbon fibre wheel at commercial scale.

The ManuFutures site was visited by the IBSA board and Senior Management Team earlier in the year. This visit looked at the future of manufacturing in Australia and how IBSA as a Skills Service Organisation can best support industry’s skills needs.

Carbon Revolutions’ $100 million expansion is expected to create 500 new jobs. Read more

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