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SAERTEX at IBEX, Tampa (FL)
SAERTEX will be showcasting itself at the IBEX exhibition in Tampa (FL) from the 2nd to the 4th of October 2018.
The Latest Products in the SAERTEX LEO® Range: SAERTEX LEO® COATED FABRIC and SAERcore LEO®
SAERTEX® is presenting two new products in the area of fire protection for composites:
SAERTEX Is Exhibiting New Products From the SAERTEX LEO® Product Range at InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin
The SAERTEX LEO range for optimum fire protection: Whether for rail transportation, the marine market or the construction industry – the range complies with the fire protection requirements in accordance with EN 45545-2 and IMO FTP.
SAERTEX at China Composites Expo
SAERTEX will be showcasing itself at the "China Composites Expo" exhibition in Shanghai from the 5th to the 7th of September 2018.
ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE IN THE MANAGEMENT BOARD OF SAERTEX WITH C. GEYER AS NEW CEO
Saerbeck, 3 July 2018 – Effective 1 July 2018, SAERTEX has realigned the operational management of the group. For this purpose, the company has transferred management to the SAERTEX Global Executive Board with Christoph Geyer as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Christoph Geyer has been a member of the SAERTEX Group managing board since October 2016 in the role of Chief Sales Officer (CSO) and, in future, will also be responsible for the global sales activities of the company in addition to his new role as CEO. The other members of the Global Executive Board are Dr. Guido Kritzler as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Dietmar Möcke as Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
SAERTEX at SAMPE Long Beach 2018
SAERTEX USA is exhibiting at the SAMPE Exhibition in Long Beach from 21 to 24 May 2018.
SAERTEX PRESENTS NEW HIGH-STRENGTH GLASS UD FABRIC FOR WIND-TURBINE ROTOR BLADES
At JEC WORLD 2018 in Paris, SAERTEX is presenting a newly-developed glass-fiber reinforcement material that will be used for the production of wind-turbine rotor blades. The unidirectional high-strength fabric achieves tensile strengths that are up to 20% higher. In addition, the process of laying-up the fabric in the component without wrinkles is significantly improved, thereby shortening the lay-up time.
A WORLD FIRST: SMART DEFECT CONTROL FOR MULTIAXIAL CARBON FABRICS IN THE HIGH-END SECTOR
At JEC WORLD 2018 in Paris, SAERTEX is launching a unique process innovation for its multiaxial high-end carbon-fiber fabric: SAERTEX® Smart Defect Control for improving the quality of SAERTEX carbon-fiber materials.
THREE SAERTEX® PROJECTS REACH THE FINALS OF JEC INNOVATION AWARD 2018
Saerbeck, 15 February 2018: The JEC INNOVATION AWARD, which is awarded during the course of JEC WORLD in Paris – the leading trade show for composite materials – is considered to be the most important innovation competition in the industry. SAERTEX has entered the competition with three projects – and all of them have landed on the shortlist for this year’s prize. The award ceremony takes place in Paris on 7 March.
THE DAY AFTER – SAERTEX® AND SAERTEX multiCom® RESUME OPERATIONS
Almost 24 hours to the minute after the fire alarm was triggered, operations at SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG have resumed at 100 per cent. Employees in the administration and production have been back on the job since 06:00 a.m.
Major fire at SAERTEX multiCom in Saerbeck
Since the early morning, the production hall on the factory premise of SAERTEX multiCom in Saerbeck has been burning. Currently the fire is being fought by the fire departement. The factory premise has been evacuated and according to the most recent status no one has been harmed. We will give updates on the status here as well as through our communication channels.
Official all-clear: the fire at SAERTEX multiCom is under control
The fire on the factory premises of SAERTEX multiCom has been brought under control by the fire department. The warning to the local residents has been lifted. Thankfully no was harmed and only material damage result from the fire.
Re-engineering of SAERTEX USA location
SAERTEX USA, LLC in Huntersville, North Carolina re-engineered its processes for further growth in the NAFTA markets. Milestones within this re-engineering process were the setup of new key processes, introduction of the SAP ERP system and the investment in a new customer service office facility.
SAERTEX is committed to the environment
As one of eleven companies from the district of Steinfurt associated with the Ecological Project for Integrated Environmental Protection (ECOPROFIT), SAERTEX is participating in the nationwide “Energy Efficiency Networks” initiative. Our goal: Within one year, we want to save 1.5 to 2 percent of the kilowatt-hours of our entire energy requirement and thus do our part to reduce CO2 in the commercial sector.
SAERTEX at the JEC Asia 2017
SAERTEX is again attending the JEC Asia Composites Show taking place on 1-3 November 2017. The 10th edition of the International Composites Show organized by the JEC GROUP will be held for the first time in Seoul, Republic of Korea.