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class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" Harry Swan appointed to the Governing Board of Innovate UK

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Harry Swan, Managing Director of Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd. based in Consett, County Durham has been appointed to the Governing Board of the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK.

Innovate UK, formerly known as the Technology Strategy Board, is the UK’s innovation agency. Its goal is to accelerate economic growth by stimulating and supporting business-led innovation. Sponsored by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), Innovate UK brings together business, research and the public sector, supporting and accelerating the development of innovative products and services to meet market needs, tackle major societal challenges and help build the future economy.harry swan


class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" University of Manchester Graphene Engineering & Innovation Centre (GEIC) advisory panel visits Thomas Swan, a leading UK graphene manufacturer

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UK graphene manufacturer opens doors to GEIC design team to help inform the design of the new £60M facility.

In early January senior members from The University of Manchester’s GEIC advisory panel visited Thomas Swan in Consett, County Durham, to gain a better understanding of the process engineering, utilities, logistics, technology and safety requirements for a modern materials manufacturing facility. Thomas Swan is well established as a reliable manufacturer of quality carbon nanomaterials – initially as a supplier of carbon nanotubes and now as a leading supplier of high quality graphene.The team from the University of Manchester, GEIC Industry Advisory panel views part of the carbon nanomaterials manufacturing plant at Thomas Swan, Consett


class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" Commercial Graphene Show Europe 2015, 16-17 April

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Manchester Central Convention Complex, UK

16-17 April 2015

The Commercial Graphene Show is set to cut through the hype and hot air and directly tackle the challenges associated with applying graphene in the commercial environment.The Commercial Graphene Show 2015

This meeting exists to bring those pioneering graphene production and commercial application together to share insight and exchange ideas that will shape the way that graphene impacts industry. 

The event presents a unique opportunity to network and forge relationships with the largest gathering of industrial application developers. 

Whether you are seeking investment, focussing on R&D, scaling up production or looking for commercial partners The Commercial Graphene Show will be able to assist you.


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