Testimonials - Dyneema Performance

Offshore & Trawl Supply and DSM Dyneema are proud to congratulate Costa Crociere and Titan Micoperi for the success of the Costa Concordia parbuckling project

September 2013 Maritime, Industrial, Offshore

Costa Concordia

The successful Costa Concordia parbuckling project

The Netherlands, 24 September 2013

DSM, producer of ulta high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMwPE), branded as Dyneema®, and OTS (Offshore & Trawl Supply AS), a Norwegian manufacturer of synthetic fiber ropes of extreme strength, are proud to congratulate Titan Salvage and Micoperi for their outstanding achievement in the Parbuckling project. Dextron® 12 Plus ropes made with Dyneema® fiber took the strain of the Costa Concordia, holding it in position and relieving some of teh tension felt by the engineers from Titan Salvage and Micoperi during this historic marine exercise.

DSM Dyneema wins coveted Soldier Technology Award

June 2013 Personal Armor, Vehicle Armor

Dyneema® Fiber Named Best Light-Weight Protective Product for the Soldier

The Netherlands, June 13, 2013

DSM Dyneema today announced that its ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene fiber, branded as Dyneema, has been named the winner of the Soldier Technology Award's Best Light-Weight Protective Product for the Soldier category.

Facing intense competition, Dyneema® - the world's strongest fiber™ - was chosen for its unmatched ballistic performance in body armor combined with its light weight and flexibility for significantly improved personal comfort and mobility. The award was presented to Richard Gunters, Key Account Manager EMEA, at a ceremony at the London Hilton Kensington Hotel on Wednesday evening, June 12.