XWorks Composites was founded by University of Hertfordshire graduates, and manufactures high quality composite components using vacuum infusion techniques. XWorks supplies many motorsport teams including Aston Martin Racing (Vantage GTE), GC Kompetition (Megane WRX), Mini World Rally Team (Cooper WRC), Nissan (GTR GT3), Prodrive (Golf CRC) and Subaru (Time Attack).
Today XWorks employs seven people, in addition to the two directors, operating in five hundred square metres of space. Five ovens capable of accommodating car sized panels are available for curing purposes along with a paint booth, three axis CNC milling machine and a seven axis three metre reach robot. Over the past thirty years a huge amount of knowledge has been acquired in the design of composite parts for use in these applications. Prioritising parameters of component design with an appreciation of the costs involved to achieve the ‘solution’….