Owens Corning, a world leader in glass science, possesses a proud heritage of developing many innovations in the glass fiber industry including E-glass, the Advantex® corrosion resistant E-CR glass and high-performance glasses. Owens Corning is delivering product performance to provide composite solutions that help customers replace traditional materials in many technical applications. In the marine sector, the OptiSpray™ range of reinforcements and services enable spray-up molders to improve material and production efficiency, produce a finer quality part and redesign laminate structures to offer higher performance in flat or complex mold applications. Its fabrics range includes multiaxials, complexes and woven roving fabrics.
Moreover, the innovative XSTRAND™, a thermoplastics composite material for additive manufacturing and 3D printing, has been designed for industrial functional parts and applications providing strong performance, extensive design flexibilities and reduced time-to-market also in the marine sector.