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Oerlikon Neumag and Teknoweb Materials Joining Forces in The Future

Oerlikon Enters İnto A Strategic Partnership in The High-Growth Market For Disposable Nonwovens. The Manmade Fibers segment of the Swiss Oerlikon Group is entering into a strategic partnership with the Italian company Teknoweb Materials s.r.l. aimed at extending the nonwovens production systems portfolio to include the high-growth market for disposable nonwovens. Oerlikon announced that the […]

Alpine Jacket Made Of Dyneema® Composite Fabric Achieves Wow Factor

Acclaimed technical apparel designer Conroy Nachtigall was commissioned by The Dyneema® Project to develop an alpine jacket of tomorrow with Dyneema® Composite Fabric. The short documentary ‘Sending It’ covers the “Wow!” response when the jacket – the strongest and lightest ever made – is tried by some of the big names living in Canadian extreme […]

EDANA Statistics Highlight The Industry’s Resilience

European nonwovens production grows 2.5% -continues to outpace GDP. EDANA, the leading global association serving the nonwovens and related industries disclosed its preliminary 2016 annual statistics, on the opening day of INDEXTM17, the largest global meeting place for the nonwovens supply chain and their customers. Providing a comprehensive snapshot of the nonwovens industry across Greater […]

Drylock Technologies Acquires The Business of Presto Absorbent Products Inc.

Drylock Technologies NV (“Drylock”) announces the acquisition of 100% of the business of Presto Absorbent Products Incorporated (“PAPI”) in the United States. All of the employees have been hired by Drylock’s whollyowned US-based subsidiary Drylock Technologies Ltd (“Drylock US”), the transaction was successfully executed. Drylock, a Belgian family owned manufacturer of personal absorbent hygiene products, […]

A New Technology From Trützschler Switzerland AG And EREMA For Production Of BCF Yarn From Recycled PET (R-PET)

All of us use plastic bottles almost every day. Especially life without bottled water is not conceivable in developing and developed countries. Whereas glass was the main material for bottles in the last century, producers and consumers more and more favoured PET – polyethylen- terephthalate – since the late 1980s. These “polyester” bottles come with […]

HyperTex From DiloGroup

DiloGroup – “HyperTex” Installation for the Production of Reinforced Multi-layer Needlefelts. Numerous fields of application such as filter media, geotextiles, roofing mate- rial, floor coverings, other technical textiles and composites require needled nonwovens with high lowload resistance. This is generally achieved by using reinforcing meshs / grids. The DILO HyperTex installation with the “Turbotex” scrim […]

Smart Textiles of the Future

Entertainment, communications and electronics continue to exert an ever-growing influence on our lives, our achievements and our sense of well-being. This perpetuating trend increases the importance of incorporating electronic products and components into our clothing. The goal is to make our lives more pleasant, safer, and more productive through the integration of electronics in the […]

Cutting-Edge Hi-tech Fibres

For more than 20 years, Advansa marks its position as one of the main suppliers for the nonwoven wallpaper industry and offers high-quality fibres made by advanced production technology from Germany. Advansa develops specifically designed polyester fibres with modified crosssections and coloured, binder fibres. The company has a large portfolio of customized products with more […]

Tapetex Taps In To The Possibilities Of The Latest Monforts Technology For Its High Quality Inspection Board Fabric

Montex installation opens new woven and nonwovens applications for wallcovering specialist Tapetex. The exclusive wallcovering collections of Tapetex, based in Helmond, The Netherlands, are to be found in the very best guest rooms of the world’s finest hotels, in executive boardrooms and offices and in top-of-the-range luxury new housing developments from Europe to the USA […]