Cytec’s innovation extends to providing a complete tooling solution to the customer part manufacturing experience.
As such, we not only offer the composite tooling materials and their process consumables, but also a complete range of composite tooling design and hardware solutions. This unique combination of tool design, tool manufacturing, and ongoing innovation in materials and process technologies makes Cytec a world leader in composite tooling.
Through our expertise, technology, products, flexibility, technical support and wide-reaching network of partners, we offer innovation with real advantage to the composites industry. Our composite tooling expertise is second to none.
Cytec focuses on developing new material and tooling technologies that meet future demands. This vision is realised through our ability to engage at the highest level in collaborative research and development programmes with government, academia and industry bodies, pushing the boundaries in function, cost-effectiveness, durability and robust processing.
• World leading portfolio of materials:
- Tooling prepreg suitable for use in all market sectors (unidirectional and fabric, using carbon and glass fibres)
- Compatible vacuum bagging consumables (low and high temperature capable)
- Full range of tooling ancillaries, including tooling block, backing structures and sealing systems
• Tooling hardware manufacture, including heated tools, Carbovar/Nanovate NV™ surfaced composite tooling technology and reusable silicone tools
• Flexibility in manufacture from small to large batch requirements in our European and USA facilities
• Worldwide manufacturing, design and technical support
• Commitments to short lead-times from all sites
With our extensive product portfolio and customer focused distribution facilities, Cytec is a truly a global one-stop-shop for your tooling and vacuum bagging materials and consumables