Oxeon AB

Oxeon invests in more capacity

Press Release   •   Feb 18, 2011 09:41 EST

Oxeon, market leader in Spread Tow carbon reinforcements, has increased its production capacity as a consequence of the great demand for Oxeon’s high-performance products.

“We have had a tremendous growth in recent years and the demand for our materials remains high. As a natural step, we have once again added capacity. I am glad that there is a strong interest in our products and the unique benefits they bring, our expanded capacity is a natural progression of it”, says Henrik Blycker, CEO at Oxeon.

TeXtreme® Spread Tow Fabrics are more extensively used than ever and the number of OEM products steadily increases. The latest being the ultra light golf shaft Blur from Fujikura Golf. Large progress has also been done together with customers within Aerospace and Marine. TeXtreme®’s unique abilities to reduce weight, improve mechanical performance, give superior surface finish and get the possibility to use the technical story of TeXtreme® is validating itself by the interest and work performed by the customers and users.

Henrik Blycker continues: “Oxeon strives towards providing optimized Spread Tow carbon reinforcements to our customers giving them the fabric best suited for their needs and specific applications. By continuously increasing the capacity we always try to serve our customers needs and grow our business together. More good news is also to be presented in relation to the upcoming JEC show in Paris”.

About Oxeon

Founded 2003 in Sweden, Oxeon has quickly established itself as the market leader in Spread Tow reinforcements. Use of these Spread Tow carbon reinforcements increases the mechanical performance of composite material products and reduces the weight. Utilization of Oxeon’s TeXtreme® Spread Tow Fabrics and TeXero® Spread Tow UD tapes by manufacturers of advanced aerospace, automotive, racing, industrial and sports products in applications that have critical material performance requirements has affirmed the significance of Oxeon’s ultra light materials.