What is it?
Fibre composites are manufactured, high tech materials used in a number of applications and industries including aviation and manufacturing.
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Queensland has a workforce of over 6,800 employees in the fibre composites industry, working within one of several hundred businesses across the state.
The Queensland Government has invested over $10 million to support the growth of this industry.
The Centre of Excellence for Engineered Fibre Composites at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba was also the recipient of $7.4 million in funding. This centre is recognised as a key research facility in Australia.
Be part of it
Creating high tech materials used in aviation and other industries the fibre composites industry can involve cutting edge technologies and careers, including engineering.
To find out more about gaining the skills to pursue opportunities in this area: