Nominee Finalist at the JEC Award with our partners!
in the category: Rail
Breakthrough in railways: renovating the ice train
Saertex GmbH & Co (Germany) and partners Forster System-Montage-Technik GmbH (Germany), Alan Harper Composites (UK).
Replacing plywood floor panels with Saertex Leo® GFRP panels in 66 of the prestigious ICE3 fast trains of Deutsche Bahn.
Key benefits: passenger safety: compliance with new EN 45545-2 standard; 50% weight reduction; increased lifetime, high tensile strength; non-toxic solution; ease of use: vacuum infusion.