TechConnect Innovation Program

Ceramic Fibres

Nuenz, Wellington, New Zealand

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Non-oxide ceramic fibers with sub-micron diameter and micron to millimeter length. Our lead product is silicon nitride with other ceramic materials in our R&D pipeline

Primary Application Area: Defense & Transportation

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Tough, resistant carbide-free ceramic reinforcing for lightweight metal and ceramic composites.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)

Global Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 401

Website: www.nuenz.co.nz

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: Corporate Partner

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners