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Solvay to supply composites for LEAP aircraft engine

Solvay will supply Safran with a package of composite material technologies to manufacture the engine’s critical structural components.

20th July 2018

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Brussels

Transport/​Aerospace

“Solvay's composite material technology, expertise and secure supply chain will continue to support Safran in the production of this highly innovative engine in the years to come. The LEAP engine's design fully leverages the benefits of composite materials to reduce fuel consumption, CO₂ emissions, noise levels and maintenance costs,” said Carmelo Lo Faro, President of Solvay’s Composite Materials Global Business Unit.

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