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Graphite & Carbon Use in Industries

The range of graphite specialties is extremely diverse using graphites which are isostatically pressed, extruded, die-moulded and vibration-moulded graphite, carbon and graphite felt to carbon fibre-reinforced carbon.

Olmec Advanced Materials construct and process complex components from these materials. Finishing processes, such as coatings, impregnation and cleaning round off the product portfolio.

Click on the areas below to find out more about how each industry or products utilise graphite and carbon.


Aerospace & Defense

How graphite is used in aerospace and defence

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How graphite is used in the aluminium industry

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Chemical & Petrochemical Industry

How graphite is used in the chemical and petrochemical industries

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Glass & Ceramics

How graphite is used in the glass and fibreglass industries

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Manufacturing & Electrical Discharge Machining

How graphite is used in manufacturing and electrical discharge machining (EDM)

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Mechanical Engineering

How graphite is used in mechanical engineering

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Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Metals

How graphite is used in the ferrous and non-ferrous metal industries

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PV, Semiconductors & Optical Fibres

How graphite is used for photovoltaics, semiconductors and optical fibres

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