Grado Zero www.gradozero.eu- Manufactured Products' Innovation Services -- Our know-how is your guarantee - The mission of the company is to develop and commercialize new materials and technologies for industry transfer to create new products with the aim to improve quality of life, work and environment. The company acts as a go-between among many industrial branches and research fields, in particoular: nanotubes, fibers, fabrics, composite textile structures, extreme sport equipments and safe equipments, new performing materials and technologies for furnishing / automotive / nautical / medical areas.
Vectrasilk NT 32 is the innovative yarn developed by GZe. The idea is to combines the high performances of the Liquid Crystal Polymers with the touch and sheen of the silk, finding new use in clothing sector. The Liquid Crystal Polymer has been used for airbags on the Mars Pathfinder mission as high strength fiber. This high strength fiber is called Vectran and it is current used for high performance applications from sports to safe equipment area.
Thanks to its multidisciplinary internal organizational physiognomy which shows different but complementary professional figures, from chemistry to mechanical and aerospace engineering, from textile technology to product design, GZe is able to offer a 360° design service, from the development of the idea to prototyping, to the final manufacturing. Gze helps the modern company or businessman to tweak the analytical methods for the characterization and the control of the raw materials and the finished products.