Press Releases

DSM and TeXtreme® helping Nuna7 to Win the World Solar Challenge

Oct 04, 2013 08:15 EDT Oxeon AB The 2013 World Solar Challenge will start in the 6th of October in Darwin, Australia. The Nuon Solar Team has been working around the clock to make the final preparations, and is determined to win the race with their Nuna7 solar vehicle. The unique lightweight design of the Nuna7 has been made possible by the close collaboration of DSM with Oxeon, makers of TeXtreme®.

TeXtreme® enters World Solar Challenge

Oct 04, 2011 07:55 EDT Oxeon AB TeXtreme® Spread Tow Fabrics has been used by two well-reputed teams competing in the 2011 World Solar Challenge. UM Solar at University of Michigan, USA, and four-time winners Nuon Solar Team at Delft University, Netherlands, have both used TeXtreme® to reduce weight of their solar cars.