Koninklijke Ten Cate NV
amsterdam : KTC

November 14, 2011 02:05 ET

TenCate supplies flame resistant fabrics for Canadian Air Force

ALMELO, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - Nov 14, 2011) -

TenCate Protective Fabrics is providing flame resistant (FR) fabric for two successful tenders in the Canadian military market.

The first tender concerns the Advance Combat Ensemble (ACE) used by the Canadian Air Force. This military ensemble will be made with Nomex® FR fabric in the TenCate Brigade® product portfolio. The second tender involves TenCate Campshield™ FR liner fabric for use in tents by all Canadian Defence Forces. This FR fabric is also Nomex® based.

Financial details will not be provided.

Royal Ten Cate
Almelo, the Netherlands, Monday, 14 November 2011

TenCate Protective Fabrics is a world leader in the design, development, production and commercialization of protective and safety fabrics for industry, services, firefighting and defense. TenCate Protective Fabrics has establishments in North America, Europe, South America and Asia.

Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) is a multinational company which combines textile technology with related chemical processes and material technology in the development and production of functional materials with distinctive characteristics. Products of TenCate are sold worldwide.

Systems and materials from TenCate come under four areas of application: safety & protection, space & aerospace, infrastructure & the environment, and sport & recreation. TenCate occupies leading positions in protective fabrics, composites for space and aerospace, antiballistics, geosynthetics and synthetic turf. TenCate is listed on the NYSE Euronext (AMX).

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    TenCate (corporate)
    F.R. Spaan
    Corporate Director, Business Development
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