2013

  • 15 February 2013

    Advanced Armour

    TenCate Advanced Armour reveals lightweight portable NIJ level IV shield at IDEX
    TenCate Advanced Armour reveals lightweight portable NIJ level IV shield at IDEX

    TenCate Advanced Armour in collaboration with European Special Forces has developed a new generation of ultra lightweight portable anti-ballistic shields, designed to provide personnel with the best possible protection against many different types of ammunition. The new TenCate Targa-light™ CX shields outperform all other shields in the market and have no portable equivalent to date on NIJ level IV, the highest rating for body armour of the US National Institute of Justice.

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  • 30 January 2013

    Advanced Composites

    Fokker and partners win innovation award for thermoplastic tailplane of the AgustaWestland AW169 new-generation helicopter
    Fokker - Jec Award

    Fokker Aerostructures (NL), AgustaWestland (IT), TenCate Advanced Composites (NL) and Ticona GmbH (GE) have jointly won the prestigious JEC innovation award for the first thermoplastic composite horizontal tailplane of the AgustaWestland AW169 new-generation helicopter. The award will be officially presented to the partners at the opening ceremony of the JEC Composites Show, to be held in Paris, France, on Tuesday March 12.

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  • 24 January 2013

    Grass

    ‘Let’s celebrate hockey!’
    Hockey

    The Royal Dutch Hockey Bond (KNHB) will organize next year the Men & Women Hockey World Cup 2014. TenCate as KNHB partner and its subsidiary GreenFields are the supplier of the synthetic turf pitches for these world championships. On Thursday 24 January the KNHB presented the theme for the World Cup: ‘Let’s celebrate hockey!’.

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  • 23 January 2013

    Protective Fabrics

    TenCate Protective Fabrics wins orders for Dutch IJsselland and North-East Gelderland fire brigades
    Fire Fighters

    The IJsselland and North-East Gelderland fire brigades in the Netherlands have opted for the optimal protection of inherently heat- and flame-resistant materials from TenCate Protective Fabrics. The order, which will involve a total of 1,850 uniforms, is the result of two European tenders.

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  • 16 January 2013

    Advanced Composites

    TenCate acquires Amber Composites Ltd in England
    amber composites performance

    TenCate has reached an agreement on the acquisition of Amber Composites, a UK-based manufacturer of thermoset composites for the industrial and automotive market. No financial details will be communicated regarding this transaction.

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