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2022-04-26
SAERTEX and Pontis Engineering: Partnership with focus on "Last-Mile Delivery

Saerbeck, April 26, 2022 - SAERTEX and Pontis have agreed on a new, close cooperation. The projects focus on the field of "Last-Mile Delivery," which offers electric and hydrogen-powered commercial vehicles a more sustainable mobility solution for the transport of people and goods. Pontis' technical expertise combined with SAERTEX reinforcement enables companies to offer their customers a complete package with a higher value proposition.

SAERTEX and Pontis Engineering: Partnership with focus on "Last-Mile Delivery

2022-04-13
SAERTEX enters into sustainable partnership with Terre de Lin for flax fibers

Saerbeck, April 13, 2022 - SAERTEX and Terre de Lin have launched a collaboration for non-crimp fabrics with flax fibers for the marine and sports & leisure segments. The partnership of the two companies aims to combine SAERTEX´s expertise in reinforcement materials with the large capacity of one of the world´s biggest suppliers of sustainable flax fibers, Terre de Lin.

SAERTEX enters into sustainable partnership with Terre de Lin for flax fibers

2022-04-05
SAERTEX EXPANDS PRODUCT RANGE WITH PULTRUDED PLANKS FOR ROTOR BLADES

Saerbeck, April 4, 2022 - To enhance its range of fiber-based materials for composites in the wind industry, SAERTEX will introduce a new product line at JEC WORLD 2022 in Paris. The new pultruded profiles product line SAERplanks will complement the company's offering of non-crimp fabrics made of glass and carbon fibers for the spar cap section within rotor blades.

SAERTEX EXPANDS PRODUCT RANGE WITH PULTRUDED PLANKS FOR ROTOR BLADES

2022-04-04
SAERTEX IMPOSES SURCHARGE DUE TO CURRENT COST INCREASES IN THE SUPPLY MARKETS

Saerbeck, March 30, 2022 - SAERTEX will impose a surcharge for deliveries in the business segment of multiaxial non-crimp fabrics made of glass, carbon and aramid fibers for lightweight construction. This measure is explained by the massive increase in prices for raw materials, consumables and auxiliary materials as well as transport and energy costs.

SAERTEX IMPOSES SURCHARGE DUE TO CURRENT COST INCREASES IN THE SUPPLY MARKETS

2022-03-03
SAERTEX OPENS PLANT IN MEXICO

Saerbeck, February 15, 2022 – the world’s leading manufacturer of textile reinforcement materials opens its 17th site worldwide. Production of multiaxial glass fiber non-crimp fabrics for lightweight construction applications will commence immediately at the new production facility in Ciudad Juárez, northern Mexico. The site benefits from its proximity to key customers that produce rotor blades for the wind power sector. SAERTEX OPENS PLANT IN MEXICO

2022-03-01
SAERTEX AND BIESTERFELD LAUNCH PARTNERSHIP ON THE IBERIAN MARKET IN THE AEROSPACE AND AUTOMOTIVE SECTORS

Saerbeck, March 01, 2022 – Effective immediately, the Biesterfeld Group is supporting the sale of SAERTEX products to the aerospace and automotive markets for the Iberia region. The cooperation will provide Spanish and Portuguese customers with qualified consulting and the best possible access to SAERTEX products. SAERTEX AND BIESTERFELD LAUNCH PARTNERSHIP ON THE IBERIAN MARKET IN THE AEROSPACE AND AUTOMOTIVE SECTORS

2021-04-21
DEVOLD BECOMES SAERTEX BALTICS

Saerbeck, April 21, 2021 – To improve its global offer of lightweight materials for its customers, SAERTEX has made another step towards a unified brand around the world. Devold AMT UAB, member of the SAERTEX Group since 2014, changes its name to SAERTEX Baltics UAB.

DEVOLD BECOMES SAERTEX BALTICS

2021-03-16
SAERTEX REACTS TO DYNAMIC DEVELEOPMENT ON THE COMMODITY MARKET

Saerbeck, March 15, 2021 ─ The situation on many commodity markets changed completely over the last period of time due to several external factors and the indirect effects of the pandemic. The producer of technical textiles will carry out a price increase to maintain the stability of delivery performance in the long term. <strong>SAERTEX REACTS TO DYNAMIC DEVELEOPMENT ON THE COMMODITY MARKET</strong>

2020-12-07
SAERTEX ADJUSTS PRICES FOR GLASS FIBER FABRICS

Saerbeck, December 7, 2020 – SAERTEX implements a price increase of 5% for the glass fiber assortment to take account of rising costs. <strong>SAERTEX ADJUSTS PRICES FOR GLASS FIBER FABRICS</strong>

2020-11-23
 
DOUBLE HONOR FOR THE SAERTEX® GROUP AT THE AVK INOVATION AWARD 2020 

Saerbeck, 12. November 2020 – This year, the AVK (Industrial Association for Reinforced Plastics) presented two innovation awards to the SAERTEX Group. Both SAERTEX and SAERTEX multiCom were honored for their innovations in the respective categories. For the first time, the award ceremony was held as an online event this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. <div> </div><div>DOUBLE HONOR FOR THE SAERTEX® GROUP AT THE AVK INOVATION AWARD 2020 </div>

2020-10-06
SAERTEX AND SAFRAN NACELLES SIGN A LONG TERM AGREEMENT ON CARBON FIBER FABRICS FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT

Saerbeck, September 14, 2020 – On August 27, 2020, Safran and SAERTEX signed a 10-year contract on cooperation for the production of aircraft equipment made of carbon fiber fabrics. Under the contract, SAERTEX will supply multiaxial carbon fiber fabrics with which Safran may produce engine nacelles for various aircraft using infusion technology.

SAERTEX AND SAFRAN NACELLES SIGN A LONG TERM AGREEMENT ON CARBON FIBER FABRICS FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT

2020-06-30
SAERTEX SUPPORTS HYFIVE RESEARCH PROJECT
NEW JOINING TECHNOLOGIES FOR MARITIME LIGHTWEIGHT CONSTRUCTION

SAERTEX® supports the BMWi-funded research project HyFiVE (Hybrid joining technologies for connections in maritime use), in which five industrial companies and three scientific institutions develop new technologies and evaluate them for maritime use.
 
Lightweight construction, as a key technology for sustainable transportation solutions, is difficult to establish in shipbuilding due to inadequate joining technologies between fiber composite materials and steel. Another complicating factor are the high fire protection requirements and the lack of standards for the use of fiber composite materials for ships at sea.

<strong>SAERTEX SUPPORTS HYFIVE RESEARCH PROJECT</strong><br /><strong>NEW JOINING TECHNOLOGIES FOR MARITIME LIGHTWEIGHT CONSTRUCTION</strong>

2020-02-18
SAERTEX EXTENDS CARBON-FIBER CONTRACT WITH BOMBARDIER

Saerbeck, 18 February 2020, Bombardier Belfast and SAERTEX® have reached an agreement to contractually extend their cooperation on the manufacture of lightweight components made of carbon-fiber, non-crimp-fabrics for the Airbus A220 aircraft.

SAERTEX EXTENDS CARBON-FIBER CONTRACT WITH BOMBARDIER

2020-02-06
JEC WORLD 2020: SAERTEX PRESENTS INNOVATIONS FOR DIVERSE AREAS OF APPLICATION

For nearly 40 years SAERTEX® has been synonymous with innovation and quality in the production of textile reinforcement materials made of glass, carbon and aramid fibers. This is also reflected in the innovations that the fabric manufacturer is introducing at this year's JEC WORLD in Paris (hall 5, booth J6).

JEC WORLD 2020: SAERTEX PRESENTS INNOVATIONS FOR DIVERSE AREAS OF APPLICATION

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

LEO Infusion Resin

LEO Protection Layer (Topcoat / Gelcoat)

Core Materials (Optional)

LEO Reinforcement Material
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