The intensity of threatening environments for law enforcement, emergency responders and defense forces around the world is becoming higher and the people operating in these hostile environments need to take greater care than ever. This growing threat of violence has led to an increasing demand for ballistic protection.
At Teijin Aramid we are dedicated to providing this protection with our high performance para-aramid fiber Twaron® and Endumax® film. With excellent energy absorption properties, tenacity and impact resistance, Twaron® and Endumax® offer effective and comfortable ballistic protection solutions with an outstanding cost-performance ratio. In the more than 30 years that Twaron® has been available on the market, it has helped to save thousands of lives worldwide. Key applications for Twaron® and Endumax® include bullet / fragment / stab / spike resistant vests, helmets and ballistic protection of vehicles, aircrafts and vessels.
Twaron® para-aramid key properties
High strength: excellent strength-to-weight ratio
High dimensional stability: very low creep, small negative thermal expansion coefficient
Excellent thermal stability: usable across a wide temperature range, no melting point, high heat stability, low heat conductivity
At Teijin Aramid, everything we do is guided by our ambition to shape a better future for generations to come. Day after day, we move forward, continuously improving our processes, our technology and ourselves. As market leaders, we drive progress through collaboration and set new standards for high performance. We connect with our customers at every level, wherever they are in the world. Because we believe that, together, we can be something bigger. Together, we can challenge conformity.
From automotive and oil & gas, to civil engineering, ballistic protection and beyond, our products are empowering excellence in diverse markets and applications around the globe. By enabling lighter, stronger and more resistant materials. And by taking durability, protection and efficiency to new levels. Whether you choose Twaron®, Teijinconex®, Technora® or Endumax®, our high-performance materials are an enduring guarantee of reliability. You can be sure of that.