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SAERTEX AT THE CHINA COMPOSITES EXPO
SAERTEX will be exhibiting once again at the 2016 China Composites Expo in Shanghai. Come and meet us from August 31 to September 2, 2016 at the World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center and discover the benefits of our products, applications and services.
SPEEDFOILER: SAERTEX®, FR. MEYER’S SOHN AND LOOMION AG SUPPORT INNOVATIVE SAIL PROJECT
TeamGaebler’s SpeedFoiler project continues to gain momentum. On Wednesday, the team – headed by the multiple sailing world champions Roland and Nahid Gäbler – announced additional partners and suppliers for the construction of the high-speed catamaran and the planned global Foiling World Cup racing series. As recently as the beginning of June, the global specialty chemicals company Evonik, based in Essen (Germany), came on board as a partner in the development of the prototype.
SAERTEX LOCATION IN PORTUGAL EXPANDING
SAERTEX Portugal is quickly expanding its production capacity by 50 percent to meet the fast-growing demand for multiaxial non-crimp fabrics made of glass, carbon and aramid fibers.
SAERTEX AT THE INNOTRANS TRADE FAIR
From September 20 to 23, 2016, SAERTEX will be exhibiting for the first time at the leading international InnoTrans trade fair for transport technology in Berlin. Meet the experts from our SAERTEX LEO business unit at the Berlin exhibition grounds, hall 3.1, booth 213.
SAERTEX EXPANDING ITS CAPACITY AT ITS HEADQUARTERS IN SAERBECK
SAERTEX is expanding its production area at its location in Saerbeck by an additional 10,000 square meters, resulting in a total of more than 50,000 square meters. District Administrator Dr. Klaus Effing, Saerbeck’s Mayor Wilfried Roos, SAERTEX founder Bruno Lammers and his two sons Simon and Klaus Lammers – who recently moved up into management positions in the company – took part in the groundbreaking ceremony on June 12.
The SAERTEX family-owned company: generation change in the management
As a future-oriented step, SAERTEX CEO Bruno Lammers is passing the management of the world market leader in non-crimp fabrics and fiber-reinforced composites – a medium-sized family-owned business – on to his sons Klaus and Simon Lammers on July 1, 2016.
SAERTEX CUSTOMER H2X CELEBRATES THE LAUNCHING OF THE NEW SHIP “FeliX”
SAERTEX customer H2X, which is part of the French iXblue Group, celebrated the launching of their new ship “FeliX” in Marseille on June 21, 2016. The famous sailor Stéphane Le Diraison was the godfather of the new ship.
SAERTEX CHINA CONTAINER ON THE ROAD TO OUR CUSTOMER
Almost exactly one year ago, SAERTEX China started making use of a brand new container for the delivery of the material to its customers.
SAERTEX lecture at the International Composite Conference in Bangkok
Dr. Helge Haberkern, SAERTEX Sales & Marketing Manager for the Asian region will contribute to the International Composite Conference in Thailand’s capital city of Bangkok (June 15-16, 2016) by giving a talk.
10 year partnership between SAERTEX and SVENSKA TANSO AB
On May 19, SAERTEX had pleasure in welcoming Svenska Tanso AB, its long-term distributor from Sweden, at the headquarter in Saerbeck, Germany. The company representatives Dan Sandvik and Jasmin Ahlebro travelled from Jönköping to Saerbeck in order to strengthen the business relation.
Successful completion of DIN SPEC 91326
During the world’s largest industrial fair, the project members IFS Design UG, Citec Engineering and Information GmbH and SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG met in Hanover on 26 April 2016 to celebrate the successful completion of DIN SPEC 91326 – fire retardant, multiaxial reinforced composite parts, manufactured in vacuum process technologies for railway vehicle applications.
HyRoS research project commenced
Wind turbines are exposed to extreme stresses and environmental influences. The leading edges of rotor blades are particularly susceptible to damaging erosion and the accumulation of ice, depending upon the weather conditions. This can lead to turbine damage and significant degradation of its aerodynamic performance.
SAERTEX lecture at the Fraunhofer IWES
SAERTEX engineer Steffen Baitinger will give a lecture at the official opening of the “BladeMaker Demonstration Centre” at the Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology (IWES) on April 27th 2016 in Bremerhaven. The lecture will deal with the issue of fibre based material technologies with respect to cost reduction and automated composites manufacturing.
DIN Innovation Award for SAERTEX and project partners
SAERTEX and its partners involved in the working group "DIN SPEC 81000 - Testing Method for Technical Textiles" – TexTechno, Faserinstitut Bremen (Bremen Fibre Institute), Groz-Beckert and the FTA Forschungsgesellschaft for Textiltechnik (FTA Research Centre for Textile Technology) – will receive the DIN Innovation Award 2016 which is to be awarded during the 2016 Hanover Messe (25 – 29 April).
SAERTEX is exhibiting at JEC Americas 2016
SAERTEX will once again exhibit at JEC Americas, the international trade show for the composites industry, on May 3-5.