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World-first sustainable alternative to carbon-fibre revealed for motorsport crash structures

YCOM and Bcomp announce the successful crash-test of a natural fibre Front Impact Absorbing Structure (FIAS) – the first of its kind.

Porsche uses sustainable alternative to carbon fibres for Nürburgring 24h race

Porsche Motorsport unveils the Cayman 718 GT4 CS MR with a full natural fibre bodykit right on time for the legendary Nürburgring 24h race.

McLaren Racing is pioneering sustainable lightweighting in F1

We are extremely proud and excited to collaborate with McLaren Racing on pioneering the use of #sustainablelightweighting in Formula 1.   “Not only does this solution provide equivalent performance to carbon fibre, it represents another step forward in our evolving sustainability programme, while underlining our commitment to helping F1 turn its ambitious sustainability strategy into […]

Bcomp and Porsche customer racing team Four Motors

Bcomp is proud to announce its prolonged collaboration with German Porsche customer racing team Four Motors. The team is successfully racing with Bcomp’s ampliTex™ and powerRibs™ natural fibre technologies on their Porsche GT3 Cup and Porsche GT4 CS MR in the NLS series and the legendary 24h race at the Nürburgring.

The DTM announces Bcomp as technical partner

The DTM opens the technical regulations to enable a material shift from carbon fibre towards natural fibre on further applications and partner with Bcomp on mandatory parts for the 2020 season.

Natural fibre composites give Optimum Motorsports’ Aston Martin Vantage GT4 its advantage

Successful Aston Martin Customer Racing Team, Optimum Motorsports, relies on Bcomp’s ampliTex™ and powerRibs™ solution.

Porsche Motorsport innovates with series production of bio-based composites

Porsche Motorsport demonstrates the possibilities of series production of natural fibre parts in motorsports and is nominated for a JEC Innovation Award in the Sustainability category. The project was realised together with associated partners Bcomp, Four Motors and the Fraunhofer-Anwendungszentrum HOFZET.

Gillet Vertigo for Pikes Peak

A supercar with natural fibre bodywork for Vanina Ickx.

The ALTER by Dab Motors

A one-of-a-kind custom machine with extraordinary bodywork made from ampliTex™.

Green Power Partnership @ JEC 2017

Bcomp and Electric GT partner to develop the most sustainable super car GT.

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Sep 13, 2021

Job Opening – Supply and Demand Planner

Bcomp Ltd. is a young and dynamic Swiss company specialised in the development, marketing, and sales of natural fibre composite solutions for high performance applications. To support the company’s current hyper-growth phase and further boost its entry into the large-scale mobility market, Bcomp is looking for a Supply and Demand Planner. As our new Supply and Demand Planner you will keep a strong focus on the inventory supply to meet the targets of the demand. You will find yourself in a highly dynamic and cross functional position at the interface of sales, operations, and production (both internal and external), where you will ensure the continuity of the supply chain. We offer a varied supply chain position with significant responsibilities in an environment based on trust and strong human values. Requirements Education in supply chain with experience in procurement, planning and/or forecasting. Experience in the industry is very appreciated, experience in the automotive sector a great advantage. Strong verbal and written communications skills - fluent in English is a must, French or German will be a great advantage and any other language can be a plus. Proven skills in MS Office and SAP ERP system are a must together with the willingness to meet challenges with a proactive, positive, and energetic mindset. - Everything is possible! For more detailed information, check out the full job description by clicking on the link below. Come and work with us Our team is small, dynamic, international and works in a fast-paced, equal, and entrepreneurial environment. Each person takes responsibility for their work and contributes to a friendly work atmosphere with many laughs and a healthy appreciation for chocolate. Do you want to take part in the adventure of a young, fast moving company, which is in full development in the automotive sector? Come on board and contribute to the development of our processes and products with your technical and practical knowledge and take part in the amazing working atmosphere of our company.We happily invite you to send us your full application through: workwithus@bcomp.ch Full job description: Job opening - Supply and Demand Planner

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Sep 06, 2021

Job Opening – Internship Quality Specialist

To strengthen our quality and operations teams we are offering an internship for a Quality Specialist. Bcomp Ltd. is a young and dynamic Swiss company specialized in the development, marketing and sales of natural fibre composite solutions for high performance applications. To support the company’s current hyper-growth phase and further boost its entry into the large-scale mobility market, Bcomp is looking for a French speaking Quality Specialist intern. During an internship as Quality Specialist you will join our operations team and work closely with our internal production team as well as external partners to assure that all quality expectations are met. You will also collaborate with our Quality Manager to support the implementation of new requirements for the ongoing ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and IATF 16949 certifications. Requirements Quality engineer (or equivalent) with experience in quality in an operational context. Fluent in French and strong English skills are a must, German and other languages can be a plus. Strong verbal communication skills, a positive and energetic mindset as well as the ability to work autonomously and share relevant information with the rest of the team. For more detailed information, check out the full job description in French by clicking on the link below. Come and work with us Our team is small, dynamic, international and works in a fast-paced, equal, and entrepreneurial environment. Each person takes responsibility for their work and contributes to a friendly work atmosphere with many laughs and a healthy appreciation for chocolate. Do you want to take part in the adventure of a young, fast moving company, which is in full development in the automotive sector? Come on board and contribute to the development of our processes and products with your technical and practical knowledge and take part in the amazing working atmosphere of our company.We happily invite you to send us your full application through: workwithus@bcomp.ch Full job description: Job opening - Stagiaire Spécialiste Qualité

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Sep 06, 2021

Job Opening – Quality Engineer

To strengthen our quality and operations teams we are looking for a Quality Engineer. Bcomp Ltd. is a young and dynamic Swiss company specialized in the development, marketing and sales of natural fibre composite solutions for high performance applications. To support the company’s current hyper-growth phase and further boost its entry into the large-scale mobility market, Bcomp is looking for a Quality Engineer. As our new Quality Engineer you will work closely with internal and external stakeholders. In close collaboration with our Quality Manager you will support the implementation of new ISO 14001 and IATF 16949 certifications for our head quarter, our production area and our outsourced manufacturing. Besides the implementation of new certifications you will also work on global quality topics like e.g. the continuous improvement of our quality management system. Requirements Quality engineer (or equivalent) with experience in quality management, improvement tools and quality in an operational field context. Experience with ISO 9001 & 14001 certifications would be appreciated while additional experience with the IATF 16949 certification would be a strong asset. Fluent in French and strong English skills are a must, German and other languages can be a plus. Strong verbal communication skills, a positive and energetic mindset as well as the ability to work under pressure with short deadlines. For more detailed information, check out the full job description by clicking on the link below. Come and work with us Our team is small, dynamic, international and works in a fast-paced, equal, and entrepreneurial environment. Each person takes responsibility for their work and contributes to a friendly work atmosphere with many laughs and a healthy appreciation for chocolate. Do you want to take part in the adventure of a young, fast moving company, which is in full development in the automotive sector? Come on board and contribute to the development of our processes and products with your technical and practical knowledge and take part in the amazing working atmosphere of our company.We happily invite you to send us your full application through: workwithus@bcomp.ch Full job description: Job opening - Quality Engineer