Content tagged with 'Kevlar'

Industry firsts – Kevlar

Bowers & Wilkins’ team of acoustic engineers are constantly pushing the limits of their understanding of audio technology. The result of this dedicated pursuit of perfection is an almost constant… Read more

Stephanie Kwolek, pioneering chemist and Kevlar inventor, dies.

We were very sad to learn about the death of the extraordinary chemist and inventor of Kevlar, Stephanie Kwolek at the age of 90 this weekend. Ellen Kullman, the Chief… Read more

Announcing a new audio system for Volvo

The all-new Volvo XC90 system will be the first Bowers & Wilkins car audio product to feature tweeter-on-top technology Due to be unveiled later this year, the XC90 is Volvo… Read more

The new Bowers & Wilkins 600 series: how engineering has driven almost 20 years of development

The new generation 600 series speakers follow an established path of constant improvement by trickling down technology from the company’s flagship designs. As the new 600 Series breaks cover, what… Read more

See nothing, hear everything – the technology used within CI 800 Series

CI 800 is the result of an extensive project by Bowers & Wilkins engineers at the renowned Steyning research facility in West Sussex. Their considerable challenge was to deliver the… Read more

Queen's Award

Bowers & Wilkins granted prestigious Queen’s Award

We are very proud to have been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation. The award is in recognition of our ground-breaking work developing the synthetic Diamond Dome… Read more

Explore our history with the timeline on our new Facebook page

We’ve recently relaunched our Facebook page, to incorporate the new timeline feature. Key milestones in the history of Bowers & Wilkins, including products, technologies, awards and events have been highlighted,… Read more

Bowers & Wilkins CT800 system powers luxury South Korean cinema

An exclusive new cinema has opened in South Korea featuring a high-end Bowers & Wilkins and Classe system. As the images here attest, it’s a stunning looking installation, but after… Read more

Why form follows function at Bowers & Wilkins

Bowers & Wilkins has long been an advocate of innovative design, and we have a long and very successful working relationship with two renowned British designers in Kenneth Grange and… Read more