SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG

Manufacturer of stitch-bonded, multiaxial, noncrimp fabrics, produced from carbon, E-glass, aramid and other high-performance fibers. Fiber orientation, type and weight can be adjusted to provide reinforcement in most effective directions. Customers from different industries rely on SAERTEX reinforcement materials.

Brochterbecker Damm 52
Saerbeck, 48369 DE

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Carbon/glass spar cap enables world’s longest wind blade
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DEVOLD receives innovation award from LM Wind Power
SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG (Saerbeck, Germany) subsidiary Devold AMT AS (Langevaag, Norway) has received the “Most Innovative Partner 2017” award from leading rotor blade supplier LM Wind Power (Kolding, Denmark) for its development of a unique multiaxial non-crimp fabric (NCF) solution.

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Composite roof built by Carbures
The roof of a new pavilion at the Norman Foster Foundation in Madrid, Spain is a composite laminate system fabricated by Carbures, using SAERTEX materials.

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Polyurethane’s processing speed, properties enable bigger blades
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European SAMPE meeting explores composites innovation
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CW Plant Tour: Aeris Energy, Caucaia, Brazil
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What do PU/carbon spars and the Valencia lighthouse have in common?
Saertex reinforcements, infusion, speed of fabrication and long life.

Plant tour: Spirit AeroSystems: Prestwick, Scotland, UK
Global aerostructures giant Spirit AeroSystems ventures into out-of-autoclave (OAA) composites manufacturing via vacuum infusion.

Noncrimp fabric-and-core combinations
Saertex GmbH & Co. KG 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.

PRSEUS update: Hybrid wing body passenger cabin takes shape
NASA calls on composites to enable a paradigm shift in future aircraft aerodynamics.

3D fabrics, fire-resistant composites
Saertex has a new composite system that meets strict fire safety standards, and options for 3D fabrics with Z-direction reinforcement.

Hidden potential: An indifferent year for M&A belies a rich vein of opportunity for acquirers
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SAERTEX announces 3D fabrics
The company offers 3D reinforcements in fabric and billet form.

SAERTEX takes over shares of Devold
The German non-crimp fabric manufacturer continues its expansion.

SAERTEX buys Devold unit of Hexagon
The German multiaxial maker pays 115 million (NOK) for the wholly-owned subsidiary of Hexagon Composites, and will keep Devold as a parallel brand.

Structural preform technologies emerge from the shadows
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Bio-composites update: Beyond eco-branding
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JEC Europe 2012 Paris
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Product Categories of SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG

Materials
  • Reinforcements, unimpregnated
    • Aramid
      • Aramid, Other
    • Aramid/glass hybrid
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
    • C-glass
      • C-glass, Other
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Other
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
    • Ceramic
      • Ceramic, Other
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, Other
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
    • Other unimpregnated reinforcement forms
      • Other, Other
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Aramid
      • Aramid, Multiaxial
      • Aramid, Plain-weave
      • Aramid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Aramid, Woven roving
      • Aramid, Other
    • Aramid/glass hybrid
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Multiaxial
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Woven roving
      • Aramid/glass hybrid, Other
    • Basalt
      • Basalt, Multiaxal
    • C-glass
      • C-glass, Multiaxial
      • C-glass, Plain-weave
      • C-glass, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • C-glass, Woven roving
      • C-glass, Other
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Multiaxial
      • Carbon, Plain-weave
      • Carbon, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Carbon, Woven roving
      • Carbon, Other
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Multiaxial
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Woven roving
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Multiaxial
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Plain-weave
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Woven roving
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, Multiaxial
      • E-Glass, Plain-weave
      • E-Glass, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • E-Glass, Woven roving
      • E-Glass, Other
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Multiaxial
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Plain-weave
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Woven roving
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
    • Other unimpregnated fabrics
      • Other, Multiaxial
      • Other, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Other, Woven roving
      • Other, Other
  • Preforms, unimpregnated
    • Aramid
    • Carbon
    • Hybrid fiber
    • Quartz
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
    • Other preforms
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Foam core
      • Foam core, other