The Revolution


Revolution Fibres part of the Auckland-LA-Guangzhou Economic Alliance

Honoured to be  part of this outstanding group of companies, and looking forward to our involvement at the 2nd Summit in Auckland next year. More information can be found here: Auckland NZ Tripartite-Alliance    

Scion and Revolution Fibres: Leading the charge

Here’s an insight into an exciting field of research we have been working on with Scion for the last few years. The material? Lignin – one of the most under-used resources on Earth. The technology? Nanofibre of course. The opportunity? Energy storage for the worlds insatiable energy use, and help make alternative “green” energy solutions […]

Tech Connect with Callaghan Innovation and NZTE

Thanks to the crew at Callaghan Innovation  and NZ Trade and Enterprise for the wonderful representation of NZ High Tech at the recent Tech Connect Conference in Washington DC. And great to meet an inspiring bunch of companies with heaps of talent and great innovations. NZ: Changing the game.      

Proving nanofibre performance in composites

A big congratulations to our Nanofibre Applications Engineer, Dr Gareth Beckermann, for having his recent paper published in the prestigious Composites A Journal: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1359835X15000391 (this is a new link to those who couldn’t access the paper before) Gareth investigated the effects of Xantulayr in two composite failure modes, comparing it with alternative materials and commercially available veils. […]

Introducing our offshore representatives – Pablo Lepe, Latin America

It’s a big wide world out there for a little NZ company, but we are ably represented in other nations by some superstars in nanofibre production. None more so than Pablo Lepe, who represents Revolution Fibres in Latin America. Now based in Mexico, Pablo has been with Revolution Fibres since our very beginning. We supported […]

Introducing our offshore representatives – Dr Thomas Hayes, Europe

It’s a big wide world out there for a little NZ company, but we are ably represented in other nations by some superstars in nanofibre production. None more so than Dr Thomas Hayes, who represents Revolution Fibres in Europe. Based near Bath in the UK, Tom was one of the founding team at Revo HQ […]

Revolution Fibres – 5 Years Young

5 Years ago today we opened the doors at Revolution Fibres Ltd. We had seen a technology with huge potential trapped in laboratories, and set a goal to take nanofibres to the global market. In that time: We’ve gone from a small needle to the award-winning Komodo electrospinning machine We went from making small pieces […]

Nanofibre surfboard put to the test

Wouldn’t be a Friday without daydreaming of a surf… and today hasn’t helped with some recent photos of Ferran Crespo (2012 NZ Wave Nationals Champion) taking on some mighty West Oz waves on a surfboard glassed with Xantulayr. Ferran’s comments: “With no shortages of beatings.  The immortal board remain intact. Coincidence?  No. – I call […]

Sonic Electrospinning among NZ’s 202 Inventions that changed the world

Revolution Fibres is very proud to have Sonic Electrospinning (sounds like a crazy dance move…) rubbing shoulders with The Hamilton Jet, Rotary Shed, The Pavlova, splitting the atom and discovering DNA. Our unique approach to making nanofibre is a worthy addition to NZ’s innovation story – a great place to develop products and do business. Check out this great book […]

NEW Nanofibre Customisation Services

Hi Please download our new Nanofibre Customisation Services brochure. This highlights the process we undertake to make nanofibre a reality in commercial products. Lots of interest since our talk at Electrospin 2014 in San Francisco… a great sign that the Nanofibre Revolution is upon us! Nanofibre Customisation Services Brochure