There’s moor with Teijin Aramid!

Last November, Teijin Aramid launched a new campaign focused on dispelling the myths surrounding the use of aramid in mooring lines. The campaign’s landing page offers visitors informative videos, articles and infographics, aimed at raising confidence in the potential of aramid in this application area. The campaign – called “There’s moor with Teijin Aramid!” – … Continued

Optibelt: Going stronger with Teijin Aramid!

For more than 20 years, the German Arntz Optibelt Group has been integrating Teijin Aramid’s Twaron® and Technora® into its high-performance drive belt products, which are mainly used in the agricultural and engineering sectors. The use of these materials allows Optibelt to offer the highest quality products, which are produced in eight locations and distributed … Continued

Ballistic protection: New products and developments

In 2017, Teijin Aramid is launching two new ballistic protection products: Endumax® Shield XF33, a plate solution for vehicles, vessels and body armor, and Twaron® ComForte SB3, a highly flexible solution specifically developed for body armor products. In addition, Teijin Aramid’s Application Competence Center in Wuppertal, Germany, has increased its testing output by 83% over … Continued

Paving the way with Twaron®

The use of fibers to reinforce building materials can be traced back to ancient Egypt, when crude, raw “fibers” were added to clay blocks and bricks to increase sturdiness. Thousands of years later, the American company Forta Corporation has revolutionized this primitive idea. By combining high-performance synthetic materials with unique designs and shapes, Forta offers … Continued

Sailing strong with Flexon’s technology

Founded in 2013, the Italian company Flexon produces high-performance membranes and composites used in a wide variety of industries, including construction, safety garments, and sports and leisure manufacturing. Their new sail membrane, 4T Forte, which is sold exclusively through the retailer OneSails, integrates Teijin Aramid’s materials in order to deliver better product strength and durability … Continued