• 8 May 2013


    TenCate Geosynthetics introduces carbon footprint calculator for water management
    TenCate Geotube Calculator

    In response to the increasing awareness of the positive environmental aspects of geosynthetics and geosystems, TenCate Geosynthetics – business unit Water & Environment – has developed the TenCate Geotube® carbon footprint calculator for use with dewatering and breakwater applications. This CO2 footprint calculator provides water management customers with background information on several sustainability aspects.

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  • 7 May 2013

    Advanced Composites

    TenCate Advanced Composites signs Northern Composites for Eastern U.S. representation on new line of 3M™ tooling prepregs
    northern composites logo

    TenCate Advanced Composites North America announces that Northern Composites, Hampton (New Hampshire), USA, will serve as an eastern U.S. representative for TenCate regarding tooling prepregs and materials. As reported last year, TenCate and 3M have joined forces to market and support 3M’s line of tooling prepregs featuring 3M’s patented matrix resin technology. This 3M innovation utilizes nanosilicas to create a more durable, robust and dimensionally accurate tool for the fabrication of composite parts.

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  • 26 April 2013

    Investor Relations

    TenCate Defender™ M revenue shows strong growth

    TenCate trading update for the first quarter of 2013
    Revenue and operating result
    x € 1 million First quarter 2013 First quarter 2012 Change (%)
    Net revenue 241.8 256.7 -6%
    EBITA 12.5 13.2 -5%
    Net profit 4.6 5.1 -10%
    Operating cash flow 13.0 10.0 +30%
    Ten Cate’s activities recovered in the first quarter in line with expectations. The synthetic turf activities in particular posted a good performance and revenue from TenCate Defender™ M grew strongly. The cost measures and efficiency improvements implemented in 2012 led among other things to improvements in gross margin and working capital. The debt position before acquisitions decreased by €6 million compared to the end of December 2012. Operating cash flow increased strongly.

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  • 18 April 2013

    Investor Relations

    Declaration of dividend TenCate for 2012

    During the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Royal Ten Cate, which was held on Thursday 18 April 2013, the dividend for the 2012 financial year was declared at € 0.50 (2011: € 0.95) per ordinary share of € 2.50 par value.

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  • 18 April 2013

    Investor Relations

    Mr P.F. Hartman appointed member of Supervisory Board of TenCate

    During the general meeting of shareholders, held in Almelo on Thursday, 18 April 2013, Mr P.F. (Peter) Hartman was appointed as member of the Supervisory Board of textile technology company Royal Ten Cate.

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