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Ahlstrom AceBlade Carbon, a cost-effective solution for manufacturing wind turbine blades

News International-French

12 Nov 2014

Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, launches Ahlstrom AceBlade Carbon, a new product for the wind energy market.

AceBlade Carbon is a patent pending, unidirectional carbon fiber reinforcement with enhanced fatigue resistance and mechanical properties. The product addresses the market need for longer and lighter blades.

The product delivers benefits for designers and manufacturers of wind turbine blades. AceBlade Carbon is a cost effective solution for vacuum infusion processes. Through delivery of higher strength and stiffness as well as improved fatigue properties, longer and lighter blades can be manufactured with AceBlade Carbon.

The launch of Ahlstrom AceBlade Carbon aligns well with Ahlstrom's strategy. The company aims to grow with high performance product offerings for a clean and healthy environment. AceBlade Carbon delivers a product offering supporting environmentally sound technologies.

Ahlstrom's Building and Energy business area is a leading manufacturer of reinforcing wind energy materials, which are manufactured in Europe.

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