Bekaert in Energy Transition


The world is undergoing a historic energy transition, and our business remains at the forefront of this revolution. We are proud to be a part of the growing ecosystem of clean energy and green technology, working towards a more sustainable future.

As our business expands, we continue to broaden our global footprint, allowing us to build a growing network of partners and customers who share our passion for innovation and excellence. Our vision guides us beyond steel and towards the energy transition.

With over 20 years of experience in the hydrogen market, we have established ourselves as the leading supplier of PEM electrolyzer products. We are ready to continue advancing into tomorrow with our global footprint, driving the transition towards a cleaner and more sustainable energy landscape.

Currento® porous transport layer for hydrogen production


Currento® is a metal fiber media used as porous transport layer (PTL) for electrochemical devices. It is a high performing porous transport layer material with intrinsic high permeability and strength. Depending on the application, PEM or AEM electrolysis, Currento® is available in (platinum coated) titanium, nickel or stainless steel. Our porous transport layer: 

  • Enables an efficient flow of gaseous/liquid reactants/products
  • Has a high electrical and thermal conductivity
  • Is corrosion-resistant towards the specific environment
  • Has a tuned interface towards other components such as membranes and electro-catalysts


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Bekaert, your partner

Bekaert's expertise in metal transformation and coatings positions them as an ideal partner for developing durable, efficient components vital for a hydrogen-powered future.

Hydrogen Technology Expo North America 2024

During the Hydrogen Technology Expo North America 2024, you can find us at booth 1050.

locationIcon Houston, Texas, USA
dateIcon 26 - 27 June 2024

Join us in our ambition to shape the way we live and move