Royal Ten Cate is a globally operating company which combines materials technology and chemical processes in the development and production of functional materials with distinctive characteristics.

The company consists of five independently operating business units: i) geosynthetics, ii) advanced composites, iii) grass, iv) protective fabrics and v) advanced armour. They supply different products and end markets using weaving, extrusion, coating and finishing technologies. Systems and materials from Royal Ten Cate come in four areas of application: safety & protection, space & aerospace, infrastructure & environment, sports & recreation.

Royal Ten Cate holds leading positions in protective fabrics, composites for space and aerospace, antiballistics, geosynthetics and synthetic turf. The company employs 4,500 people worldwide.


Tennessee Acquisition holds 98.01% of all TenCate shares after post-acceptance period

Tennessee Acquisition declares its public offer for TenCate unconditional

The Offeror hereby announces that, in connection with the recommended public offer by the Offeror for all the issued shares in the capital TenCate (the “Offer”), the Offeror increases the Offer Price from EUR 24.60 per Share (cum dividend) to EUR 26.00 per Share (cum dividend) (the “Increased Offer Price”).

With the publication of the Offer Memorandum today, the Offeror and TenCate Jointly announce that the Offeror is making a recommended cash offer of EUR 24.60 (cum dividend) in cash per Share.

Gilde Buy Out Partners, Parcom Capital and ABN Amro Participaties (the “Consortium”) have reached a conditional agreement on a full public offer of EUR 24.60 (cum dividend) in cash for all shares of Royal Ten Cate.