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In our press area, which is being successively expanded, you will find current and past press releases, print-ready image material and general information about the company. All images, videos, texts and brochures are freely available for use solely within the meaning of press law. Commercial use is prohibited or shall require express permission from the SAERTEX Group. We would be pleased to support journalists in their research and will establish the appropriate contacts both within SAERTEX and also with our customers: info@saertex.com

2018-09-16
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:

The Latest Products in the <strong>SAERTEX</strong> LEO® Range: <strong>SAERTEX</strong> LEO® COATED FABRIC and <strong>SAER</strong>core LEO®

2018-07-01
ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE IN THE MANAGEMENT BOARD OF SAERTEX® WITH CHRISTOPH GEYER AS NEW CEO

Saerbeck, 1 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).

ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE IN THE MANAGEMENT BOARD OF SAERTEX® WITH CHRISTOPH GEYER AS NEW CEO

2018-05-07
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. SAERTEX PRESENTS NEW HIGH-STRENGTH GLASS UD FABRIC FOR WIND-TURBINE ROTOR BLADES

2018-03-20
A WORLD FIRST: SMART DEFECT CONTROL FOR MULTIAXIAL CARBON FABRICS IN THE HIGH-END SECTOR

At JEC WORLD 2018 in Paris, SAERTEX launched 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. A WORLD FIRST: SMART DEFECT CONTROL FOR MULTIAXIAL CARBON FABRICS IN THE HIGH-END SECTOR

2017-12-12
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. Re-engineering of SAERTEX USA location

2017-09-15
SAERTEX INVESTS IN MODERN PRODUCTION PROCESSES IN SAERBECK AND WORLDWIDE

Saerbeck, September 15, 2017 - SAERTEX® is investing in the efficiency of its Saerbeck production site. A new, state-of-the-art 10,000 m2 production building was successfully completed this spring. Investments were also made in new machine technology for the carbon production sector. Both are part of the SAERTEX® global production strategy with digitally networked locations in 9 countries on 5 continents. SAERTEX INVESTS IN MODERN PRODUCTION PROCESSES IN SAERBECK AND WORLDWIDE

2017-09-14
CARBURES BUILDS ROOF OF THE NORMAN FOSTER FOUNDATION IN MADRID USING SAERTEX LEO® MATERIALS

Saerbeck, September 13, 2017 – The world-famous group of architects FOSTER + PARTNERS, headed by Lord Norman Foster, has rebuilt the headquarters of its Norman Foster Foundation in Madrid. The roof of the newly constructed “Pavilion of Inspirations” was built using SAERTEX LEO® materials which offer increased protection against fire.

The “Pavilion of Inspirations” is part of the newly built NORMAN FOSTER FOUNDATION in Madrid, which was opened at 48, Monte Esquinza Street in June 2017. The pavilion and its 172m2 roof were designed by Lord Norman Foster, David Delgado, Raúl Gómez, and Jorge López, and the roof takes the form of an airplane wing with a lightweight structure. CARBURES BUILDS ROOF OF THE NORMAN FOSTER FOUNDATION IN MADRID USING SAERTEX LEO® MATERIALS

2017-04-04
SUCCESSFUL TRADE SHOW ATTENDANCE AT JEC WORLD 2017: HIGH DEMAND FOR SAERTEX CARBON MATERIALS

Saerbeck, April 06, 2017 – SAERTEX® draws positive results from the company's attendance at JEC World, the leading international trade fair for composites, which took place in Paris from March 14 to 16, 2017. The exhibited lightweight carbon construction solutions were, in particular, received with keen interest by visitors from all over the world. SUCCESSFUL TRADE SHOW ATTENDANCE AT JEC WORLD 2017: HIGH DEMAND FOR SAERTEX CARBON MATERIALS

2017-02-02
“Vision of the Fjords, Ship of the Year 2016 in Norway”: Brødrene Aa and SAERTEX® win the JEC Innovation Award 2017

Saerbeck/Paris - SAERTEX®, together with Brødrene Aa and two other partners, wins the prestigious JEC Innovation Award 2017 in the “Better Living” category for the tourist ferry “Vision of the Fjords”, which is constructed almost completely of carbon. The project team will receive the prize on March 15, 2017 during a ceremony at the JEC World 2017 exhibition in Paris, the most important international trade show for the composite industry.
 
“Vision of the Fjords, Ship of the Year 2016 in Norway”: Brødrene Aa and SAERTEX® win the JEC Innovation Award 2017

2016-12-15
MULTIAXIAL REINFORCEMENTS FOR THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES

SAERTEX has more than 30 years of experience in the design and application of non-crimp fabrics (NCF) for thermoplastic composites. Every day, the products are being developed further. Since 2010, SAERTEX has also been doing intensive research and development work to design and manufacture suitable NCFs for thermoplastic composites. MULTIAXIAL REINFORCEMENTS FOR THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES

2016-08-10
SAERTEX® and CEM announced partnership on core material distribution on US territory

CEM, Composite Essential Materials, was established 3 years ago stemming from the success of Nida-Core. After 25 years as a leader in the industry for core materials, the name Nida-Core became quickly synonymous with lightweight, strong, rot-proof and composite solution. SAERTEX® and CEM announced partnership on core material distribution on US territory

2016-07-26
SPEEDFOILER: SAERTEX®, FR. MEYER’S SOHN AND LOOMION AG SUPPORT INNOVATIVE SAIL PROJECT

Bremen/Hamburg, 27. Juli 2016. 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.

SPEEDFOILER: SAERTEX®, FR. MEYER’S SOHN AND LOOMION AG SUPPORT INNOVATIVE SAIL PROJECT

2016-07-19
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® LOCATION IN PORTUGAL EXPANDING

2016-07-14
SAERTEX EXPANDING ITS CAPACITY AT ITS HEADQUARTERS IN SAERBECK

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. SAERTEX EXPANDING ITS CAPACITY AT ITS HEADQUARTERS IN SAERBECK

2016-07-01
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 mar-ket 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. The SAERTEX family-owned company: generation change in the management

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