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Thomas Swan Invests £1.5 Million in New UK Manufacturing Facility

Thomas Swan has celebrated its 90th anniversary by announcing a significant investment in additional state-of-the-art capacity to support its Performance Chemicals division.

The independent speciality chemical manufacturer has announced a £1.5M investment in new multi-purpose capacity and a state-of-the-art cGMP plant at their manufacturing site in Consett, County Durham, UK.

Thomas Swan celebrates its 90th anniversary with a Summer party

It wasn’t only Her Majesty the Queen who turned 90 this year!

Founded in Consett in 1926, Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd., an independent speciality chemical manufacturing company, celebrated its 90th anniversary this year with a party for all of its 160 employees and 270 of their immediate families at its North East headquarters.

Thomas Swan and NGI announce unique partnership

Thomas Swan the UK’s leading 2D materials supplier agrees to provide development materials to the National Graphene Institute to boost UK research and commercialisation.

Today at the EuroScience Open Forum the National Graphene Institute (NGI) and Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd. announce a unique partnership to develop new commercial opportunities with graphene and an exciting new range of 2D materials.

Thomas Swan launches first commercial 2D Boron Nitride products

2D Boron Nitride – a white coloured additive for enhanced gas barrier and thermal conductivity.

Building on the success of its Elicarb® Graphene products Thomas Swan has launched a new range of 2D boron nitride products.

Harry Swan announced as the next David Goldman visiting professor of innovation and enterprise

Harry Swan, Managing Director of Thomas Swan, has been announced as the 13th David Goldman Visiting Professor of Innovation and Enterprise at Newcastle University’s Business School. The David Goldman Endowment was established at Newcastle University Business School in 2001 to create a legacy in memory of David Goldman, founder of software company Sage Group Plc. It provides funding for the David Goldman Visiting Professor of Innovation and Enterprise.

Thomas Swan team up with Plessey and DelStar International to develop commercial applications for Graphene

Government grants awarded to leading Graphene manufacturer in top class development partnerships.

Thomas Swan is pleased to announce the recent award of additional Innovate UK funding for two new collaborative projects in a programme entitled “Advancing the Commercial Applications of Graphene”.