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Prepreg-ACM receives international quality certificates

News International-French

12 Jan 2015

JSC Prepreg-ACM, part of Holding Company Composite obtained Type Approval Certificates issued by DNV-GL approving quality level for marine application.

DNV GL Group was formed after merger of DNV (Det Norske Veritas) and GL (Germanischer Lloyd) after 150 years of independent activity. The company is an acknowledged certification agencies, providing services in the field of certification, verification, independent evaluation and training of personnel. The company has for fields of activity: maritime, energy, industrial and global computer technologies, represented in more than 100 countries (over 300 offices) with more than 16 thousand employees.

DNV-GL certified basic carbon and hybrid (with glass fibre) multiaxial fabrics. Prepreg-ACM started productions of such materials at Moscow Technopolis. International certification will help Prepreg-ACM to enhance its opportunities and market its products at domestic and in the first place at international market.

Igor Laskorunsky, sales manager for maritime says Prepreg-ACM continuously improves competence in the field of reinforcing materials to satisfy demand in Russia and abroad, it expands product range for marine application. «Continued certification of glass and carbon fabrics will allow using them in other fields, including one of the future company's projects aimed at development of wind energy in Russia, producing composite blades for wind generators», said Igor.

Back in mid 2014 Prepreg-ACM received the certificate of Russian Maritime Register Russian Maritime Register of Shipping with acknowledgement of manufacturer, as well as Type Approval Certificate for technical fabrics, used in marine industry. Certified materials are already used for production of new generation passenger vessels produced on the stocks of "Srednenevsky shipyard".

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