CFK VALLEY - Why in Stade?

The Office of the CFK-Valley e.V. is Stade and was founded more than 10 years ago, essentially through the initiative of the locally-based Airbus group. Stade is a major industrial and services located in the Hamburg metropolitan region, which is one of the strongest and most dynamic economic areas in Europe with more than 5 million inhabitants. The CFK Valley Association has become of out Stade a now internationally recognized network.

CFK VALLEY - Only some facts

  • founded in 2004 in Stade
  • Over 30 years CFRP experience by Airbus Stade
  • More than 100 selected regional, national and international companies and institutes
  • Expertise of the members covers the entire value chain of the high-performance fiber-reinforced composites
  • Working groups along the value chain
  • Implemented technology roadmap
  • Industry experts in selected fields of application
  • Organization of networking events and fairs participation
  • Foundation of a professorship at the PFH Hansecampus Stade
  • Info-point with a permanent exhibition
  • Strategy 2015: Diversification, internationalization, regional value creation and training
  • About 1000 jobs were obtained or created
  • 2013 founding member of Composites Germany
  • 2014 CFK Valley Japan
  • 2015 CFK Valley Belgium
  • Strategy 2020 in preparation
  • etc.

Curious about more? Then see our 10-year history in the download area or send an E-mail to info@cfk-valley.com