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Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh
Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh
IDTechEx
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TISICS Ltd
 

TISICS Ltd

TISICS TISICS are manufacturers of silicon carbide monofilaments and MMC parts. IDTechEx technology analyst Dr Richard Collins interviewed Stephen Kyle-Henney (Managing Director). History The initial technology was developed at BP in the 1980s, but this was released and acquired by UK MoD, through DRA and then the Defence Evaluation and Research Agency (DERA), to support the European aero-engine sector for high thrust to weight military systems - the UK viewed this investment in the technology as a retention of a national asset. DERA transitioned into QinetiQ retaining the technology before finally becoming the independent company TISICS in 2005. TISICS