Dutch DSM Dyneema launches Force Multiplier for Life Protection
DSM Dyneema, the manufacturer of ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMwPE) fibre Dyneema®, and according in-house information world leader in life protection materials and high performance fibres, is introducting Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology, built on its Radical Innovation platform, the company’s newest product development programme
Dyneema® Foirce Multiplier Technlogy combines breakthroughs in polymer science, next generation fibre technology and unique unique uni-directional engineering to deliver up to 25 % higher ballistic protection while reducing weight by up to 20 %.
DM Dyneema views the adoption of next generation material technologies as critical in addressing major law enforcement and military trends that are intensifying the need to reduce weitht of protective gear. Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology delivers benefits of significantly lighter weight, enhanced comfort and flexibility for people and greater range, agility and capacity for vehicles, while providing extreme ballistic performance. In fact, pound for pound, the levels of ballistic, fragmentation and trauma protection reached by this technology cannot be matched by any other material.