Press Releases

New Carbon Fabric Can Save Airlines Millions in Fuel Cost

Apr 08, 2013 15:02 BST Oxeon AB A unique carbon fabric from Sweden, TeXtreme®, could substantially reduce weight of existing aircraft and thereby enable significant savings in fuel costs for the airlines while contributing to a greener world.

World’s lightest golf shaft

Mar 21, 2013 09:43 GMT Oxeon AB Leading golf shaft manufacturer True Temper has recently released a new version of their Project X shaft series, the PXv 39 (v for velocity). Aided by the use of TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics, the PXv weighs just 39 grams and is the lightest shaft introduced to the market.

ORACLE TEAM USA Working to Defend Title with help from TeXtreme®

Mar 11, 2013 08:20 GMT Oxeon AB Oxeon are proud to announce that they have joined forces with ORACLE TEAM USA becoming a Preferred Supplier to the team in their quest to defend their Americas Cup title through the team’s use of TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon reinforcements.

TeXtreme® cars successful at Daytona 500

Feb 27, 2013 07:55 GMT Oxeon AB The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) season got off to a good start for cars using TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon reinforcements by winning the Daytona 500 race and obtaining 4 out of the 5 top positions.

Felt F-Series FRD TeXtreme® bicycle frame debuts with Argos-Shimano Pro Cycling Team

Feb 14, 2013 13:43 GMT Oxeon AB Oxeon AB, makers of Spread Tow reinforcement materials, is pleased to announce that professional cycling team Argos-Shimano has begun using road bike frames from Felt Bicycles made with its TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics.

Surfboards new TeXtreme® application

Jan 14, 2013 12:08 GMT Oxeon AB Hydroflex surfboards based in California, USA, have released a new series of surfboards featuring TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics. TeXtreme® has been used in kitesurfing and windsurfing for a long time, and now enters the surf (wave) sector as well.

TeXtreme® contributes to Formula 1 triumphs

Nov 26, 2012 14:22 GMT Oxeon AB TeXtreme® Spread Tow Reinforcements have been used by the most successful teams and drivers in this year’s Formula 1 season. Resulting in winning both the driver and team championship. The 2012 F1 series concluded with a dramatic race in Sao Paulo with Brazil’s Grand Prix November 25th.

TeXtreme® best in reinforcement test

Nov 06, 2012 09:14 GMT Oxeon AB TeXtreme® Spread Tow Reinforcements have been tested by an independent research institute and proved to provide better or equal mechanical performance to other composite reinforcements in 6 out of 7 tests.

TeXtreme® series of field hockey sticks released

Oct 01, 2012 17:57 BST Oxeon AB Netherlands based Kubus Sport is utilizing TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics in the new high-end range of field hockey sticks for their premium brand Brabo Hockey. The new Brabo Hockey TeXtreme® series field hockey sticks are lighter, stiffer and stronger than previous sticks.

PRO TeXtreme® disc wheels used by World Champion

Sep 21, 2012 07:55 BST Oxeon AB The 2012 women’s World Time Trial Championship winner used the disc wheel model PRO TeXtreme® from manufacturer Shimano PRO. This victory follows the Tour De France win earlier this year for users riding with the PRO TeXtreme® disc wheel.