The regional department CC Austria strengthens and pools the competencies of high-performance Austrian companies and research facilities, which position themselves around the field of CFRP.
Being an independent association according to the Austrian association law the regional department is managed by Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Roland Markus Hinterhölzl (FH OÖ, Leiter des Studiengangs Leichtbau und Composite-Werkstoffe der Fakultät für Technik und Angewandte Naturwissenschaften) in collaboration with Rene Adam (FACC Operation GmbH), Markus Wolfahrt (Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH) and Gerald Pinter (Montanuniversität Leoben).
In addition to thematically oriented workshops and a number of training offers, the coordinated content-related cooperation of the members in the context of workgroups is primarily strengthened. Currently, there are the workgroup Engineering under the direction of Dr. Markus Wolfahrt (Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH) and the workgroup Manufacturing Technology under the direction of Dr. Ewald Fauster (Montanuniversität Leoben).