TITK in Rudolstadt has been a strong partner of the automotive and supplier industry for many years. The institute conducts both preliminary and applied research, focusing on textile and pre-impregnated semi-finished products as well as fibre composite production for lightweight construction applications. The TITK develops innovative starting materials and establishes the associated process and process engineering.
Development of textile semi-finished products: from glass fibres, carbon fibres, natural fibres. Thermoplastic and thermoset processing: by pressing, winding, injection moulding and extrusion. Material testing: textiles, plastics, fibre composites.