ABOUT AX-LIGHTNESS COMPOSITES

GERMAN PREMIUM MANUFACTURER
FOR CARBON COMPONENTS

In our modern factory in Duderstadt high-tech carbon components are produced
in elaborate manual work and with the help of highly-engineered machines
for the sports industry, the automotive sector, motorsports and medical engineering.

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NUMBERS

800 sqm

Office space

3,000 sqm

Production area

400 sqm

Showroom BENObikes

FACTS

Innovation, tradition and experience – these are the parameters that have made ax-lightness the expert for intelligent lightweight construction for over 10 years.

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INNOVATION

Hand-crafted high tech, numerous patented components

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TRADITION

Professionalism, competence, sustainability

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EXPERIENCE

Perfectionism, appreciation, loyalty

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HIGH-TECH MACHINERY

Scholz autoclaves, Nabertherm furnaces

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MODERN
PRODUCTION ROOMS

Air-conditioned, lamination in clean rooms

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QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES

Training and advancement, knowledge transfer

HISTORY OF THE COMPANY

1999

AX LIGHTNES GMBH Foundation of the company in Bavaria.

2004

4200 ERGO Presentation of the lightest road bar of the world.

2005

LE MANS VICTORY First Le-Mans victory with assembly groups from ax-lightness.

2008

BRAKE DUCT Scuderia Toro Rosso – First Formula 1 victory of Sebastian Vettel at the Grand Prix of Italy in Monza.

2009

AX VIAL EVO Presentation of the lightest road bike frame of the world.

2009

NEW CONSTRUCTION IN CREUSSEN, BAVARIA Move to the new facility in Creußen. The planning of the new facility was carried out in cooperation with Fraunhofer's project group "Process Innovation" at the University of Bayreuth.

2014

EUROBIKE GOLD AWARD Award for ax VIAL evo in the Racing-Bikes category.

2015

AX LIGHTNESS COMPOSITES GMBH & CO. KG New formation of the company under Bernd Nolte.

2016

EUROBIKE AWARD WINNER Award for the mountainbike VIAL evo XC

2018

NEW CONSTRUCTION IN DUDERSTADT Move to the new facility in south Lower Saxony. 3,ooo sqm production area, 800 sqm office space connected BENObikes showroom with workshop.