24.10.2007

Kermel Head Office

ENTERING THE WORLD OF HIGH PERFORMANCE

Colmar, September 2007 – KERMEL is the European market leader in the manufacture of meta-aramid fibres for flame and heat resistant protective clothing.
Fire suits for fire fighters, together with protective coveralls for public order squads, military and industrial uses are some of the most popular applications.

Industry sector
Kermel® fibres deliver outstanding performance in protective coveralls for industrial uses (in petrochemicals, refineries, electricity etc.). KERMEL will display a wide range of innovative solutions adapted to the needs of the workers:
 a wide range of Kermel®  fabrics combining ease of maintenance, unequalled comfort and compliant with EN 531 A, B1, C1, E2
 the new Kermel® RESIST fabric for protection from electric arcing, offering unparalelled UV behaviour after exposure to 8 hrs of UV.
 Kermel Sofshield® fabrics for use in refineries and motor sports
Fire suits for fire fighters
 Kermel H66, new high performance protection for firefighters. KERMEL has developed a unique new outer shell fabric that delivers unrivalled levels of performance for the wearer. The new Kermel® H66 fabric has been specifically designed to deliver higher levels of performance than standard fabrics and is based on a double face weave technology commonly used by KERMEL.
 A Multi Level protection for emergency service motorcyclists : A unique new protective motorcycle suit has been developed for use by fire services that incorporates multi layer protection from Kermel fabrics. Called “Multi Level Protection”, the garment employs a number of fire retardant fabrics incorporated into a high performance motorcycle suit to provide a unique combination of protection and comfort for the wearer.

And more to discover on our stand


Kermel® is a registered trademark of the KERMEL company.

KERMEL is the leading European manufacturer of aramid fibres dedicated to protective clothing against heat and flames. Fire suits for fire fighters, together with protective coveralls for public order squads, military and industrial uses are some of the most popular applications.
In parallel with these developments, KERMEL is continuing its diversification, especially in the field of hot gas filtration using its Kermel® Tech fibre.

Press Relations
Véronique CHANEL - Tel : +33 (0)3 89 20 47 43 – Fax : +33 (0)3 89 20 47 38 – veronique.chanel@kermel.com - www.kermel.com