After being selected as the best R&D Center of the Year in 2014, Kordsa was ranked among the best R&D Centers nationwide in Turkey in 2015 as well, according to the Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology’s Performance Index for R&D Centers. At the award ceremony, Kordsa was given two prizes – “Third Best R&D Center in All Sectors”, and “Best R&D Center in the Textile Sector” – with the awards being presented by Minister of the Economy, Mr. Nihat Zeybekçi and Minister of Science, Industry and Technology, Mr. Faruk Özlü.
Leading companies from various sectors who conduct R&D activities attended the Fifth Private Sector R&D Centers Summit, at which Minister of Economy Mr. Nihat Zeybekçi and Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Mr. Faruk Özlü awarded prizes for the best R&D centers in various sectors.
This article is an introduction to carbon fiber sales growth in automotive programs, market trends, competition in the materials sector, client road maps, the boom in electrical cars and the Kordsa CM11 fast curing carbon prepreg solution.
"Being a Reinforcer makes you reliable as well. Reliability gives a priceless position in life." Reinforcers work in the backstage to provide you a safer and more sustainable life in your living quarters. Discover the story of one of these heroes, Serhat Sarıkaya, Sales Engineer, Construction Reinforcement Technologies:
Laboratory Supervisor Çiğdem Soybeyli, shares her own reinforcing story!
Sabancı Holding affiliate Kordsa, known as "the Reinforcer" in the tire, construction and composite industries, has participated in the 40th Turkeybuild Exhibition held at TÜYAP Beylikdüzü exhibition center between May 23–27 and shared its innovative concrete reinforcement synthetic fiber product KraTos with construction industry professionals.
Established in 1973 as a subsidiary of Sabancı Holding, Kordsa is the leading manufacturer of industrial nylon and polyester yarn, tire cord fabric and single end cord. The success story started in İzmit-Turkey in 1973 with Sabancı Holding’s tire cord manufacturing plant investment.