Entries by nonwoven

Evteks’ Fabric on NASA Radar

Evteks, which operates on high-tech textile products in Denizli, has produced 100 % cotton fabric that is flame resistant and protects against radiation. If an agreement can be reached with NASA, the fabric that will be used in astronauts and pilots’ underwear has cardinal significance for transferring the properties such as flame resistant and radiation-proof […]

EcoWipes Invests in Voith-Trützschler’s WLS Technology

EcoWipes, a very young (est.2009) and innovative company, that has become a leading manufacturer and converter of private label products for the hydro-entangled nonwoven segment, has now already ordered its third nonwovens production line. EcoWipes has a strong focus on innovation and sustainability and intensively monitors local and global market trends. In view of the […]

Drylock Technologies Acquired Two Leading Producers, Capricho and Mardam

Drylock Technologies, headquartered in Zele Belgium, has agreed to simultaneously acquire two competing Brazilian personal care companies, Mardam and Capricho. Both Mardam and Capricho companies have their headquarters and operations in the São Paulo region of Brazil – the largest metropolitan consumer market of Latin America. The management teams of both Mardam and Capricho will […]

Devan Launches New Antimicrobial Brand Line

Devan Chemicals, a Belgian-headquartered provider of finishing technologies, recently launched a new multifunctional antimicrobial brand line. The brand line consists of their well-known, but recently rebranded quat-silane antimicrobial solution, combined with extra features.   This new line enables Textile manufacturers to apply multiple functionalities via one single treatment. BI-OME®, Devan’s recently rebranded antimicrobial solution, has […]

Çınar Lamination Answers All Calls for Technical Textile

Established in the last quarter of 2014 after 14 years of experience on in technical textile and lamination, Çınar Laminasyon İç ve Dış Tic.A.Ş. offers services various industries on coating, technical lamination and technical textiles with its know-how. Performing as a distributor in Asia and Turkey for the companies operating abroad, Çınar Lamination manages manufacturing […]

Andritz Has Enhanced its Textile Calender Product Portfolio

Together with the prestigious ramisch® technologies, which are now part of the Andritz portfolio, Andritz has advanced to become one of the top addresses in the textile calender market. The Andritz teXcal calender range has been characterized for many decades by highest quality standards, outstanding performance, reliability, flexibility for any textile application. An all-embracing, first-class product […]

Italian Textile Machinery at Techtextile North America

The next edition of Techtextil North America, which will take place in Atlanta from May 22nd to 24th, opens under the best auspices for the American technical textiles and nonwovens market. According to the figures released by IFAI (Industrial Fabrics Association International) US market for specialty fabrics and technical textiles registered a growth of 2.6% […]

Thies Celebrates 125th Birthday!

Thies, who put his signature on many techniques used in the textile world today, especially the pressure vessels, left 125 years behind… The birthplace and headquarters of the Thies Group is the old Hanseatic city of Coesfeld in Münsterland, Westphalia. A traditional textiles area, Münsterland is the birthplace of, and home to, a number of […]