Saertex GmbH & Co. KG (Saerbeck, Germany) offered several new products, among them SAERTEX LEO, a composite system of non-crimp fabric layers and customized core that meets the highest fire safety standards (IMO FTP, Part 2, Part 5) for offshore energy, marine and mass transit sectors. The company is also developing its 3D fabrics, made with “endless” fibers in the Z-direction that help resist delamination; fabrics are available in thicknesses of 1.5 and 3 mm. In addition, 3D “billets” or fabric blanks up to 50 mm in thickness can be produced for high production-rate applications with very high mechanical demands.
Editor PickTechnical Fibre Products joins IACMI
TFP has more than 30 years of experience in designing and manufacturing technical nonwoven materials for advanced composites and membership of IACMI highlights the company’s continued commitment to growing business in this area.