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Formax carbon multiaxial fabrics achieve DNV materials qualification

News International-French

18 May 2012

FORMAX, a leading global manufacturer of carbon fibre and speciality reinforcements, is pleased to announce its entire range of carbon multiaxial fabrics has been awarded the renowned DNV materials qualification.

DNV is one of the world’s leading certification bodies and offers the most sophisticated materials technology and testing services available. With extensive experience in laboratory testing, theoretical knowledge of materials, failure modes and mechanisms, a DNV accreditation provides customers with a high level of confidence that approved materials will deliver outstanding strength and exceptional performance.


The qualification will be of particular interest to FORMAX’s global marine customers involved in the production of larger vessels where consistently reliable materials are pivotal to any project’s success.


FORMAX manufactures a comprehensive range of multiaxial carbon fabrics for use predominantly in the marine, automotive, aerospace and industrial markets. Unidirectionals, +/- 30 Biaxials, +/- 45 Biaxials, 0/90 Biaxials, Triaxials, and Quadaxials are available in a wide range of fibre types from 3K to 50K in both pan and pitch fibres.


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