• Dewatering project in Almeirim (Portugal)

    August 2011
    Dewatering project in Almeirim (Portugal)

    TenCate Geosynthetics has supplied TenCate Geotube® containers for a dewatering project in Almeirim (Portugal), which involves the removal and dewatering of organic sludge. 

  • Carbon laminates for Airbus A350 XWB

    August 2011
    Carbon laminates for Airbus A350 XWB

    An enabled material contract has been signed to supply TenCate Cetex® carbon fabric laminates for use in the new Airbus A350 XWB among other EADS applications. Based on this award TenCate Advanced Composites Europe will start the delivery of TenCate Cetex® will start towards several Tier 1 and Tier 2 partners of Airbus that produce fuselage panels and components for the Airbus A350 XWB.

  • Composites for UltraLight Glider

    August 2011
    Composites for UltraLight Glider

    Carbon composites from TenCate Advanced Composites in Nijverdal (NL) are used in the wing ribs of the lightweight Kanja glider.

  • Composites in climate-neutral vehicle

    August 2011
    Composites in climate-neutral vehicle

    In January 2012 mountaineer and ‘adventurer’ Wilco van Rooijen and co-pilot Fokke van Velzen are embarking on a trip to the South Pole with a CO2-neutral vehicle running on solar energy. Part of the bodywork consists of TenCate composites.

  • Dewatering projects in Rio de Janeiro

    August 2011
    Dewatering projects in Rio de Janeiro

    TenCate Geosynthetics is involved in two large dewatering projects in Rio de Janeiro (Brasil):  the cleaning up of the Canal do Fundão and the removal and dewatering of polluted sedimates at Sepetiba Bay, which is just west of the city.


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