Company structure

Materials technology company

Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) is a listed multinational company which is established in Almelo, the Netherlands. The company is subdivided into two main sectors, which combine a number of market groups. A market group may consist of several business units.

Advanced Textiles & Composites sector
This sector combines the material technologies of spinning, weaving, knitting, coating, finishing and laminating. The raw materials in this sector are in particular fibres, yarns, filaments and chemical additives, such as dyes and synthetic resins. Each market group has a leading market position within this sector. All materials have functional properties specified by end-users.

This sector combines the market groups:
  • TenCate Protective Fabrics
  • TenCate Outdoor Fabrics
  • TenCate Advanced Composites
  • TenCate Advanced Armo(u)r
Geosynthetics & Grass sector
This sector combines the technologies for extrusion, weaving, non-wovens, grids and coating. The raw materials in this sector are primarily polyesters, polyethylene and polypropylene. Each market group occupies a leading market position within this sector. The materials have functional properties specified by end-users.

This sector combines the market groups:
  • TenCate Geosynthetics
  • TenCate Grass
Organisation chart
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