Sioen Industries NV

Main role in S(P)EEDKITS

As a partner in SPEEDKITS SIOEN Industries NV actively has opened its R&D and production facilities for the development, testing and prototype production of new solutions and technologies in the different phases of the project. These activities will mainly be in novel shelter materials based on coated textiles (WP2 ), advanced coated textiles for flexible WATSAN solutions (WP3 ), integration of flexible photovoltaic laminates in novel shelter structures (WP4 ) and demonstration of the advanced coated textiles in the different prototypes (WP8).


Brief description of the organization

SIOEN Industries NV is a diversified stock quoted group with an extensive portfolio of products and activities: spinning, weaving and coating, manufacturing of clothing, production of fine chemicals and processing of technical textiles. Vertical and horizontal integration, diversification and permanent growth have driven us since 1960. SIOEN Industries NV is:

  • World leader in coated technical textiles
  • Strong specialist in high end technical apparel (protective clothing)
  • Specialist in fine chemicals
  • Global player in the processing of technical textiles (confectioning)

SIOEN Industries NV is a multinational with consumers, employees, business partners and shareholders on every continent. SIOEN has 3 divisions: Coating, Apparel and Chemicals. Every day, around the world, millions of people choose our products to protect themselves and their goods. Our mission “Protecting through innovation” is not a hollow slogan. By developing and producing innovative products that meet people’s and companies everyday needs, we have become world market leader in coated textiles.

Read more about SIOEN Industries NV on the website: www.sioen.com