Harper is the most trusted partner in thermal processing technologies for the Carbon Fiber industry. Our value proposition in unequaled – with decades of industry experience and installations worldwide from small scientific research lines to full scale Carbon Fiber systems, our expert team lives to custom engineer systems that meet your unique needs, resulting in unparalleled versatility and reliability.
Our clients from around the world trust Harper’s decades of experience in helping them grow from fractions of kilograms per hour to tons per year. Harper’s unique expertise is in linking the process steps offering a seamless and fluid production line with maximum efficiency, process effectiveness, product quality, and operational optimization.
Although Carbon Fiber is predominantly produced from polyacrylonitrile (PAN) and pitch, there is an increasing necessity for alternative, low cost and renewable precursors. Harper has the unique ability to adapt our technology to process nontraditional precursors throughout the entire thermal process. By using nontraditional precursors such as lignin, rayon, polyethylene, and blends, customers have the ability to lower their operating costs and reduce the residence time in the oven
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