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LM Glasfiber and Samsung Sign Agreement

17 December 2009

LM Glasfiber and Samsung Heavy Industries have signed a strategic cooperation agreement for the supply of blades for Samsung’s new 2.5 MW wind turbine.

This agreement will see LM Glasfiber supply blades providing a minimum of 1,500 MW over the next five years. These blades will be be delivered from LM Glasfiber’s facilities in the USA

Mr. Han, Executive VP of Samsung Heavy Industries Wind Division says: “Samsung sees a large potential in the growing wind market. We have chosen LM Glasfiber as the supplier of blades for our new wind turbine because of their strong global presence in all major wind markets, their extensive R&D capabilities and long proven track record and we look forward to working with the leading blade supplier in this industry.”

Mr. Roland Sundén, CEO of LM Glasfiber adds: “We are proud to enter into this strategic agreement with one of the world’s leading industrial corporations and assist them in their successful entry into the wind market. This agreement highlights LM Glasfiber’s ability to contribute to strategic cooperation with leading industrial players by applying our expertise within the manufacturing and development of highly competitive rotor solutions.”