A New Generation

of Innovative

Composites

From sports to automotive and tactical gear — CURV is transforming the way your favorite products are made.

What is CURV?

CURV® is an extremely lightweight and strong composite material

First introduced in 2007, CURV is a self-reinforced thermoplastic composite that provides superior impact resistance and stiffness when compared to conventional plastics. CURV's lightweight strength and durability makes it an excellent improvement over both plastics and traditional composites in many applications.

What is CURV?
CURV around the world

Top BRANDS around the world trust CURV

At CURV, we're partnering with top brands to develop innovative solutions to complex material challenges. Our composites are easy to design-in and highly customizable, enabling brands to quickly bring to market products that are more durable and lighter than ever before.

Our Company
applications

CURV can be found in a variety of everyday applications

luggage
  • Suitcases
  • Briefcases
  • Backpacks
  • Carry-on Bags
automotive
  • Underbody Shields
  • EV Battery Cases
  • Insert Reinforcement
  • Decking
Sports
  • Protective Padding
  • Shin Guards
  • Helmets
  • Boots & Skates
Tactical
  • Ballistic Vests
  • Anti-Trauma Armor
  • Belts/Stiffeners
  • MOLLE Support
Powersports
  • EV Battery Casings
  • Skid Plates
  • Impact Protection
  • Structural Decking
FAQ

Frequently Asked
Questions

What is CURV® made of?

CURV is made from highly molecularly oriented thermoplastic fibers that are woven and bonded into a matrix of the same polymer. Standard CURV is 100% thermoplastic polymer and does not contain any inorganic fibers such as glass or carbon.

Is CURV® recyclable?

Standard CURV is 100% thermoplastic polypropylene and fully recycleable.

What are the processing requirements of CURV®?

CURV can be cut and sewn with traditional processes. CURV can also be formed into three dimensional parts through pressure-thermoforming.  Contact us to get the processing guidelines.

Can CURV® be reinforced with other composite materials?

Do to the unique flexibility of the CURV production process, CURV can be reinforced or combined with other materials such as glass or carbon fiber to create unique materials with customizable mechanical properties.

Create your next product with CURV

We work with customers around the world to develop solutions for complex material challenges. Contact us to learn more about what CURV can do for your brand.

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