CHOMARAT RECEIVES DNV GL MARINE CERTIFICATION FOR ITS GLASS AND CARBON MULTIAXIAL RANGE
CHOMARAT has received DNV GL certification for its range of glass and carbon multiaxial reinforcements for the marine market, available under the brand names G-PlyTM and C-PlyTM . “By developing innovative reinforcements made from fibre glass or carbon, we can improve the performance of composite parts and meet the specific demands of the marine market – reduced weight, improved surface finish and better resin flow. CHOMARAT is a leader in the marine reinforcements market. Our DNV GL certification confirms this expertise and proves that we are now ready to conquer new markets requiring this qualification” said Vincent Cholvy, Marine market manager at CHOMARAT.
CHOMARAT: Integrated laboratories for the marine industry
The group’s expertise in the manufacturing processes of composite parts (infusion, RTM and RTM Light) enables CHOMARAT to support its customers in reinforcement design and material choice. “Engineers at our plants are also able to measure and simulate the permeability of reinforcements and structures, mechanical performance and the quality of surface appearance on finished parts, ” explained Claude Chabal, Product Manager.
Established in 1898, CHOMARAT is an independent industrial group and a leading player in the textile field. It relies on an international network in the field of composite materials and engineered textiles, and has industrial sites worldwide – Europe, the Mediterranean basin, the United States and Asia – to support the development of international groups. The Group leads a bold innovation strategy by investing in new technologies and entering into research partnerships with universities worldwide. To meet its customer’s requirements, CHOMARAT develops robust technical expertise that is based on a wealth of knowledge. CHOMARAT’s teams provides support for the Group’s customers in the most innovation-oriented sectors, like automotive, aerospace, sports, energy, boating, protection, building & construction and civil engineering, and also in markets requiring creativity and expertise, like luxury goods. www.chomarat.com