2014

  • 7 April 2014

    Advanced Composites

    TenCate at the Hannover Messe
    Hannover Messe Merkel Rutte

    Sunday 6 April, German chancellor Angela Merkel officially opened the Hannover Messe. Theme of the world’s largest industrial trade fair is the 'Fourth Industrial Revolution’. At the opening, the Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte stated that 'our innovation has to become just as famous as our tulips and dykes'. The Netherlands, partner country of the Messe, is represented by 270 companies and research institutions. The Dutch present themselves with the slogan ‘Global challenges, smart solutions’. TenCate is one of the participants.

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  • 27 March 2014

    GreenFields Stadium with black carpet
    GreenFields Stadium in black

    Before the green synthetic turf is rolled out , the temporary GreenFields Stadium for the Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 turns black. At this time, the E-layer is applied. This is the thin layer that allows for more elasticity and damping of the mat and also determines the ball behavior.

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  • 27 March 2014

    Protective Fabrics

    TenCate Millenia™ fabrics selected by Dutch Zaanstreek-Waterland fire brigade
    Brandweer Foto

    The Dutch Zaanstreek-Waterland fire brigade has opted for TenCate high-tech fabrics in their turnout gear. These protective materials from TenCate will be used in 800 new fire-fighting suits for their brigades. The suits will be supplied in partnership with the LHD Group in Germany. TenCate Millenia™ fabrics will be used for the lightweight outer shell, the protective thermal liner and reinforcement parts. The first 285 suits are expected to be delivered in July 2014.

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  • 20 March 2014

    Advanced Armour

    Now available: Annual Review 2013

    This year, TenCate publishes an Annual Review. This 56 page review is a summary of the Annual Report 2013.

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  • 12 March 2014

    Advanced Composites

    Dutch Minister Kamp hands out innovation awards at JEC Show 2014
    140311 JEC 2014

    During his visit to the JEC Show in Paris on Tuesday 11 March, the Dutch Minister Henk Kamp of Economic Affairs (EZ) handed out international awards to Dutch companies. TenCate was one of them.

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