Case Studies - Structural Materials

As a trusted partner of naval, subsea and oceanographic organizations, ESS has supplied products for some of the most exciting under-sea exploration projects in the last decade. Designed to meet the rigorous demands of undersea environments, ESS syntactics are a critical component for manned and unmanned exploration vehicles, plus a wide array of flotation and buoyancy applications.


Low FST Time-Elapse Video

FireShield – LFST is a low-density syntactic material specifically designed to meet the flame, smoke and toxicity requirements of the construction industry. Providing all the strength of traditional building materials at a fraction of the weight, Fireshield –LFST installs quickly and easily reducing labor and material costs. In addition to being ideally suited for applications where adherence to fire safety codes are mandatory, FireShield-LFST provides the additional benefit of radio frequency wave transparency, for improved communication.


USS Zumwalt

USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) Guided Missile Destroyer Is State-of-the Art - The 183-meter, 14,500-ton DDG 1000 will be the lead ship in the U.S. Navy’s Zumwalt guided missile destroyer class. More than 3,500 cubic feet of ESS MacroCore™ high-performance syntactic is being used in critical joint areas of the Deckhouse.