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2019-09-24
SAERTEX® AT COMPOSITES EUROPE 2019 IN STUTTGART

Dedicated booth, Process Life Area, ICC and Insight Hub—SAERTEX was strongly represented at this year’s COMPOSITES EUROPE.
 
SAERTEX<sup>®</sup> AT COMPOSITES EUROPE 2019 IN STUTTGART

2019-09-05
SAERTEX® INCREASES RANGE OF CARBON MATERIALS THROUGH ACQUISITION OF TK INDUSTRIES

In July 2019, SAERTEX® acquired one hundred percent of shares in the Bavarian company TK Industries GmbH, further expanding its range of heavy-tow carbon fiber multiaxial fabrics. SAERTEX<sup>®</sup> INCREASES RANGE OF CARBON MATERIALS THROUGH ACQUISITION OF TK INDUSTRIES

2019-09-02
SAERTEX® IS EXHIBITING WORLDWIDE

In September SAERTEX will be exhibiting worldwide at three composites fairs. We are looking forward to meeting you at our booths. SAERTEX<sup>®</sup> IS EXHIBITING WORLDWIDE

2019-08-30
SAERTEX LEO APPLICATED IN FIBRESHIP

On Tuesday June 23 the 2nd public workshop of the FIBRESHIP project took place in La Ciotat, France. In order to show the achievements of this project, a full-scale block of a Fishing Research Vessel was built as a demonstrator. Our customer iXBlue equipped structural parts of this demonstrator with our SAERTEX LEO. SAERTEX LEO APPLICATED IN FIBRESHIP

2019-06-25
SAERTEX® AWARDED “BEST GLOBAL PARTNER” BY NORDEX

SAERTEX was awarded “Best Global Partner” at the Global Supplier Day of our long-standing customer NORDEX/ACCIONA. The award was granted as the result of the close interlinks between the global SAERTEX production network and the worldwide rotor blade production centers of NORDEX/ACCIONA. SAERTEX® AWARDED “BEST GLOBAL PARTNER” BY NORDEX

2019-05-29
WORLD´S LARGEST CARBON SPAR CAP MADE IN INFUSION WITH SAERTEX® MATERIALSINSIDE

Saerbeck, May 24 2019 – SAERTEX® is pleased to announce its contribution to the prototype production of a wind turbine blade with probably the longest carbon fiber spar cap made in vacuum infusion technology so far.

WORLD´S LARGEST CARBON SPAR CAP MADE IN INFUSION WITH SAERTEX® MATERIALSINSIDE

2019-04-08
CCS CERITIFICATION FOR THE CHINESE MARINE MARKET

SAERTEX Saerbeck and DEVOLD, Lithuania are from now on certified by the CHINESE CLASSIFICATION SOCIETY. CCS CERITIFICATION FOR THE CHINESE MARINE MARKET

2019-03-18
SAERTEX® COOPERATES WITH SCOTT BADER FOR LEO® SYSTEM

Paris, March 13, 2019 - SAERTEX announces a strategic partnership with the internationally operating manufacturer of resins, gelcoats, adhesives and specialty polymers SCOTT BADER for the production and distribution of its SAERTEX LEO system. At JEC WORLD 2019, a cooperation agreement has been signed by both companies. It aims at combining the performance capabilities of both partner companies for applications that meet the highest fire protection requirements and further developing the LEO system. To this end, the sales and support teams of SAERTEX and SCOTT BADER work closely together and can provide their customers on the world market with high-quality consultancy and fast availability of fire-protection-relevant materials for the production of composites. SAERTEX<sup>®</sup> COOPERATES WITH SCOTT BADER FOR LEO<sup>®</sup> SYSTEM

2019-02-22
JEC AWARD 2019 FINALIST: SAERTEX MATERIALS FOR REFRIGERATED TRAILER

SAERTEX is nominee among the final three projects in this year´s JEC WORLD Innovation Award competition in the category “land transportation”. Together with its partners WABASH National Corporation, NEG and Structural Composites, SAERTEX developed an innovative structural composite solution for a refrigerated trailer. JEC AWARD 2019 FINALIST: SAERTEX MATERIALS FOR REFRIGERATED TRAILER

2019-02-08
SEE YOU IN PARIS FOR JEC WORLD 2019

Looking to raise the performance of your applications? Wind blades over 100m, next generation of wings, composites with extreme fire protection, full-electric lightweight boats, fossil energy savings... SEE YOU IN PARIS FOR JEC WORLD 2019

2019-02-06
PARTNERSHIP PROJECT BETWEEN ROCTOOL UND SAERTEX

See how Roctool & SAERTEX partnered to reach cost competitive and A-class thermoplastic composites. <span lang="EN-US">PARTNERSHIP PROJECT BETWEEN ROCTOOL UND SAERTEX</span>

2018-11-27
Double award: SAERTEX® wins JEC Asia Award 2018 and AVK Award for use of SAERTEX LEO® materials in Deutsche Bahn’s ICE-3 fleet

The SAERTEX LEO series stands for optimum fire protection in rail transport, the marine market or the construction industry. For the renovation of the floor panels in 66 trains of the ICE fleet of the Deutsche Bahn with fireproof SAERTEX LEO materials, SAERTEX recently received two awards: On November 5th, SAERTEX was awarded 3rd place at the AVK Award in the Products/Applications category for its project at the International Composites Congress (ICC) in Stuttgart. In addition, the entry won 1st place in the Railways category at the JEC ASIA Innovation Award, which was presented on November 15th at the JEC ASIA trade fair in Seoul, Korea. Double award: SAERTEX<sup>®</sup> wins JEC Asia Award 2018 and AVK Award for use of SAERTEX LEO<sup>®</sup> materials in Deutsche Bahn’s ICE-3 fleet

2018-11-06
SAERTEX at the JEC Asia 2018

SAERTEX is again attending the JEC Asia Composites Show taking place on November 14-16, 2018. The 11th edition of the International Composites Show organized by the JEC GROUP will be held in Seoul, Republic of Korea. SAERTEX at the JEC Asia 2018

2018-10-31
SAERTEX at METSTRADE, Amsterdam

SAERTEX will be showcasting itself in cooperation with the dealer Advanced Plastics Benelux from the Netherlands at the METSTRADE exhibition in Amsterdam, the world’s largest trade exhibition of marine equipment, materials and systems. The exhibition takes place from the 13th to the 15th of November 2018. SAERTEX at METSTRADE, Amsterdam

2018-10-24
SAERTEX at Advanced Engineering, Birmingham, England

SAERTEX will be showcasting itself at the Advanced Engineering exhibition in Birmingham from the 31st of October to the 1st of November 2018. SAERTEX at Advanced Engineering, Birmingham, England

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