Promoting Hyosung’s brands on the global stage The Carbon Materials Group participated in JEC World 2019, the world's largest composite material exhibition, held in Paris, France from March 12-14. This year, more than 1,200 companies from 100 countries participated in the event with about 40,000 visitors in attendance. Hyosung has been participating in this exhibition since 2013 and has held var..
A united commitment to localizing power transmission technology On March 13, a signing ceremony was held at the Kim Dae Jung Convention Center in Gwangju to mark the agreement on the development of the localization technology of voltage-type HVDC, which is a state project led by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy. Hyosung, as well as officials from electric and energy institutions and co..
Our lives move with motors A motor refers to an electrical device that converts electric energy into mechanical energy. Most motors operate on the principle of generating a rotational force through the interaction between the magnetic field and the current flowing in the windings. In 1800, Volta, an Italian physicist, developed a battery capable of producing continuous power (different from spar..
[HYOSUNG News] Hyosung Advanced Materials to Expand Its Plant to Produce Carbon Fiber, Key Element of Hydrogen Cars etc.
Hyosung Advanced Materials to Expand Its Plant to Produce Carbon Fiber, Key Element of Hydrogen CarsHyosung Advanced Materials will expand its carbon fiber plant in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province to increase its annual production capacity to 4,000 tons by 2020. This expansion is to prepare for increasing demand for carbon fiber, which is a key material for reducing the weight of hydrogen cars tha..
How do we use an enormous amount of accumulated data?We are living an era in which everything around us, including what we eat and act, is accumulated into various data. The importance of data is also increasing in business environments. With the distribution of the Internet of Things, the amount of data that companies need to store and manage is skyrocketing. So, what’s more important now is ho..
75%Hydrogen is the lightest element on Earth. The colorless, tasteless and odorless gas is the most abundant element in the universe, accounting for about 75% of its normal matter. 40 timesThe government plans to establish an industrial ecosystem that can lead the hydrogen economy by gradually increasing hydrogen supplies by more than 40 times from 130,000 tons in 2018 to 470,000 tons by 2022, 1..
Hydrogen Economy Emerging as Future Growth EngineIn January, the South Korean government unveiled its “roadmap to foster a hydrogen economy,” which includes the production and sales of 6.2 million cars (2.9 million units in domestic sales and 3.3 million in exports) and the expansion of the current 14 hydrogen charging stations to 1,200 by 2040. This indicates the government’s emphasis on the hy..
Group News Commencement Ceremony and Department Assignment for 53rd New EmployeesUpon completing their Group Introductory Training and Business Introductory Training courses, Hyosung Group’s 205 53rd new employees were assigned to their respective departments in readiness to start working on site. In the introductory training, different education sessions were conducted on the corporate culture,..
A key material in the production of robust LCDsOptical film is a thin film with various optical characteristics that is used in the production of FPDs (Flat Panel Display) such as LCDs, PDPs, OLEDs, etc. It is usually applied to displays in sheet form. Hyosung Chemical’s Optical Film PU manufactures TAC (Tri-Acetyl Cellulose) film, which protects the polarizing film, a component of the LCDs fitt..
General Manager Kim Kyeong Su, Film Development Team 2, Hyosung R&DB Labs Communication and listening are part and parcel of R&D!“A number of companies are involved in the production of optical films for polarizing films. They are broadly divided into companies that use optical film to make polarizing film, companies that assemble polarizing films to make panels, and electronics companies that c..