Ahlstrom Glassfibre Oy

Global converter of glassfiber: multiaxials, combination products, woven rovings. Solutions to infusion, RTM.

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Product Categories of Ahlstrom Glassfibre Oy

Materials
  • Fibers, inorganic
    • E-Glass
  • Reinforcements, unimpregnated
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, Chopped strand
      • E-Glass, Combination woven roving & chopped strand mat
      • E-Glass, Mat, chopped strand
      • E-Glass, Roving, gun
      • E-Glass, Roving, single-end direct
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, 4-harness (crowsfoot)
      • E-Glass, 5-harness
      • E-Glass, 8-harness
      • E-Glass, Basket-weave
      • E-Glass, Braided
      • E-Glass, Multiaxial
      • E-Glass, Plain-weave
      • E-Glass, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • E-Glass, Twill
      • E-Glass, Woven roving
Fiber converting/prepreg manufacturing equipment
  • Knitting equipment
  • Looms for advanced fibers
  • Stitching equipment