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. Three Dutch companies won a JEC (Journal and Exhibitions on Composites) award for innovative lightweight products. The JEC 2014 Aircraft Interiors Innovation Award has been won for the Titanium Seat by Expliseat and its partners TenCate Advanced Composites, RocTool, Hexcel and A&P Technology.
The JEC Show takes place annually in Paris. The Netherlands this year hosted the exhibition in which 94 countries in total are represented.
Picture: Minister Kamp visiting the TenCate stand at the JEC. From left to right Minister Kamp, Frank Meurs (group director TenCate Advanced Composites and TenCate Protective Fabrics EMEA) and Sjoerd Vollebregt (CEO of Fokker Aerostructures) (picture: Joost van Baars)