Grafoid Inc., a private graphene development and investment company partnered with Focus Graphite Inc. (TSXV:FMS), announced the official opening of its Kingston, Ontario production facilities. The opening ceremony was attended by civic, provincial and federal representatives.
As quoted in the press release:
In tandem with the official opening, Grafoid marked the occasion with the release of its revised and updated website www.grafoid.com featuring video content related to the company’s global positioning of its Mesograf™ graphene advances.
The one-of-a-kind, 225,000 square foot Innovation Park technology centre was officially opened as the new home to Grafoid’s pipeline MesoGraf™ research and development laboratories, production facilities, graphene material testing, engineering and product development.
Grafoid CEO, Gary Economo, said:
The technologies we develop here in Kingston with our institutional and corporate partners could lead to graphene’s broad commercialization. This year we have embarked on another round of funding to meet our ambitious development objectives and acquisition plans. We have plans to raise US$50m and will be announcing further details on our progress in the coming months.