Since the beginning of the year V. FRAAS has been intensively engaged in the development of technical textiles (bi-axial 3D knitted structures) for applications as reinforcement in composite materials. The business sector Solutions in Textile is launched.
V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH is a charter member of the TUDALIT® brand association.
V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH participates for the first time at the Techtextil trade fair in Frankfurt/Main.
The brand name SITgrid® is registered in July with the German patent office.
Expansion of the business sector Solutions in Textile with a new coating and cutting facility in Helmbrechts. First time application of SITgrid® in cladding sheets betoShell®BIG from Hering Bau.
V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH becomes independent and is registered as an affiliate of V. FRAAS GmbH. Alexander Schmidt and Roy Thyroff are appointed as executive directors. V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH wins the innovation prize awarded by the industry supplier concrete construction elements. The brand name SITnet® is registered with the German patent office. V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH is successfully certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.
The first silo in Uelzen is successfully repaired and restored to use.
The machine fleet is expanded to inclulde a 2D biaxial special knitting machine.
V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH passes the re-certification test for DIN EN ISO 9001:2008
A second silo in Uelzen, damaged by fire, is restored to use using textiles from V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH.
The first major order for the seamless belt web net is successfully filled.
The first bridge is restored to use using textiles from V. FRAAS Solutions in Textile GmbH.
The facility in Hof is expanded with an additional warehouse area.