Nasdaq First North-listed Svenska Aerogel is strengthening the patent portfolio with an additional 3 patents for the use of Quartzene®. These patents initially concern Sweden and will be expanded to Europe / globally, which strengthens Svenska Aerogel's commercial product development.
Svenska Aerogel launches new requested grade of Quartzene – Meets technical requirements from paint manufacturers
Nasdaq First North-listed Svenska Aerogel launches a new grade of Quartzene, a material imprving thermal insulation in applications due to its extremely porous structure. The improved product is strongly hydrophobic - water repellent - a prerequisite for long-term functioning in water-borne paint & and coatings. Svenska Aerogel has established about 200 contacts in the paint and coating industry and they are now given the opportunity to test this new variant in their ambition to develop new heat-insulating paint & coating products.
Tor Einar Norbakk, appointed new CEO of Svenska Aerogel – Continued focus on production and global expansion
Tor Einar Norbakk - currently Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology – has been appointed new CEO of Nasdaq First North-listed Svenska Aerogel. He will succeed Anders Lundström who choses to leave the assignment as CEO after 8 years. Tor Einar Norbakk will focus on building production and continuing global expansion. Tor Einar Norbakk will assume his new position on January 7, 2019.
Svenska Aerogel AB - listed on Nasdaq First North - forms an R&D Advisory Committee. The aim is to work with knowledge transfer from academic research to business. The members are Professor Lars O. Österlund, Professor Bradley F. Chmelka and Professor Emeritus Christer Sjöström.
Nasdaq First North listed Svenska Aerogel has received a testorder on the company's heavily improved version of aerogel – Quartzene - from a Taiwanese customer. The order is received through the reseller Rayoung Chemtech Inc. The order is 500 kg Quartzene for a thermal insulation solution to be launched on the market.
Svenska Aerogel AB - listed on Nasdaq First North - has received a first smaller order from the Italian manufacturer Barozzi Vernici. Quartzene is after a test phase included it its latest product for thermo-insulating plaster for exteriors. A big launch of this insulating Quartzene product starts this week by Barozzi at the great Italian tradeshow Klimahouse 2018.