Van Wees is technology leader for UD and Crossply technology. The company was founded in 1945 and has its origin in the textile industry. Van Wees is a SME, privately owned, employing 24 people. We build machines for the production of technical textiles, prepregs and dry laminates based on UD and Crossply technology. The reinforcing fibers can be placed at appropriate angles between 45 and 90 degrees, multi-axial oriented. Van Wees has a well equipped Research and Technology Center where machine, process as well as product development takes place. Recently developed products are multi axial UD prepregs, thermoset as well as thermoplastic resin based, reinforced with carbon, glass, PP tape or natural fibers (flax).These unique products offer the best performance possible with composite materials. It enables our customers to manufacture tailored blanks for (thermo) forming composite products. Van Wees holds a number of patents on this technology.