Reinforcing your ideas worldwide: non-crimp fabrics made of glass, carbon & aramid fibers for lightweight composite parts

SAERTEX® multiaxials and sandwich core materials

Used in conjunction with our staff’s engineering know-how create the value-added process used in many industries from idea to serial production: wind energy, offshore, aviation, automotive, railway, construction, boat and shipbuildingsports industry and many more.
 

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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 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.

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About SAERTEX

Family-owned company SAERTEX®, with sales of approx. €350m, is the global market leader in the production of multiaxial fabrics (non crimp fabrics) and core materials for manufacturing composite materials. Customers in the wind, aerospace, automotive, sports and shipbuilding industries rely on composites that gain in terms of lightness, stability and corrosion resistance thanks to SAERTEX® reinforcement materials made of glass, carbon and aramid fibers. Subsidiary company, SAERTEX® multiCom®, is a leader in the trenchless pipe rehabilitation sector – in the areas of both waste water and potable water applications. With a total of 1,400 employees and 14 manufacturing facilities on five continents – together with an active sales and distribution network in over 50 countries – the SAERTEX® Group is a global player.