Global geosynthetics manufacturer Solmax International Inc., Varennes/Canada, has concluded the acquisition of TenCate Geosynthetics, Hengelo/Netherlands. With this transaction, the global reach, innovation capabilities, and specialties of 2 recognized geosynthetics frontrunners combine to create a leading geosynthetics solutions provider.
Solmax is already the global leader in the development, manufacture, and provision of high-quality polyethylene geo-membranes for containment in industrial and environmental applications. Now, with the addition of TenCate’s geosynthetics, industrial fabrics, and manufacturing plants, the breadth of scope, scale, and reach have been extended considerably.
Solmax’s containment solutions are used by major industrial companies in the mining, energy, waste management, water, and civil engineering sectors, while TenCate Geosynthetics’ infrastructure solutions and systems are used in transportation, building sites, water management, natural resources, and environmental market applications. With a combined 19 production locations around the world, these products will now be sold in more than 100 countries.