Lighter, Cheaper Thermoplastic CNG Tanks for Automotive & Commercial Vehicle Markets

Project Extended due to impact of COVID-19

Both Plastic Omnium and MFTech have been forced to temporarily close due to the impact of government restriction. It is expected that both organisations will reopen in June 2020. As a result the project has been granted a 3 month extension by the European Commission. The new project end date is now 31 October 2020.

Published: 1st April 2020


This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no. 820567.

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Plastic Omnium is one of the world leaders in automotive components and fuel systems. The Group has 33,000 employees across 124 plants, 23 R&D centres, and factories in 31 countries, serving 74 automotive brands. The company is one of the world’s leading experts in technologies for designing, prototyping and testing of composite pressure vessels. Applications […]