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Chemical Fibers & Textile Industry

29.07.2016

Yarn Expo: record high of exhibitors and exhibition space

Yarn Expo Autumn 2016which will take place in Shanghai/China, from October 11-13, 2016 has increased the number of exhibitors from 258 to more than 270 this year. To accommodate this rising number of exhibitors, the exhibition space is further increased by 35% to over 11,500 m², marking a new record for the show.

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29.07.2016

Invista: discontinuation of PA 66 production at Chattanooga plant

The fiber producer Insista S.a.r.l., Wichita, KS/USA, will discontinue PA 66 production at its Chattanooga, TN/USA, plant as part of a multi-phase restructuring of its global PA 66 polymer manufacturing.

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29.07.2016

Monforts: solutions for the preparation of filter materials

Textile machinery producer A. Monforts Textilmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG, Mönchengladbach/Germany, will be presenting its latest stenter for technical and filtration textiles at the Filtech in Cologne/Germany, on October 11-13, 2016. The Montex 8500TT stenter is ideal for the preparation of filter materials offering a stenter frame for drying and finishing...

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28.07.2016

Oerlikon Neumag: solutions for the sustainable manufacture of carpet yarns

At the FloorTek Expo in Dalton, GA/USA, from October 18-20, 2016 Oerlikon Neumag, Neumünster/Germany, a business unit of the Manmade Fibers Segment of Oerlikon Management AG, Pfäffikon/Switzerland, will present its diverse range of products and services.

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28.07.2016

Bayer: sweetened offer to acquire Monsanto rejected

The life science company Bayer AG, Leverkusen/Germany, has released a statement saying that it is disappointed in Monsanto’s decision to reject its increased all-cash offer of US5 from 2 per share.

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28.07.2016

Pfaff: new CNC jeans pocket setter

The supplier of sewing technology Pfaff Industriesysteme und Maschinen AG, Kaiserslautern/Germany, has presented the CNC jeans pocket setter 3589 with 2 machine heads (with separate colored thread). The new machine is a compact unit and insures consistent high quality and high output.

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27.07.2016

INDA: annual report benchmarks NA nonwovens capacity, production and trade

The Association of the Nonwovens Fabrics Industry INDA, Cary, NC/USA, has published the 3rd edition of the annual North American Nonwovens Supply Report. The report provides a view of North American supply, including the key metrics of capacity, production and operating rates, in addition to regional trade.

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27.07.2016

Karl Mayer: warp preparation units at Febratex

The textile machinery producer Karl Mayer Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH, Obertshausen/Germany, will display its super-fast HKS 2-SE elastic machine and its warp preparation units at the Febratex in Blumenau/Brazil, from August 9-12, 2016. The new HKS 2-SE tricot machine for producing elastic lockknit will be working in a gauge of E 32.

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27.07.2016

Sandler: inauguration of new building

On July 11, 2016, the nonwovens manufacturer Sandler AG, Schwarzenbach a.d. Saale/Germany, welcomed around 250 guests frompolitics and industry to the inauguration of its new production building and nonwovens line. With an investment of € 43 million, the company is showing commitment to continued organic growth at the Schwarzenbach headquarters.

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26.07.2016

Changyuan Group: acquisition of Yin Science

Changyuan Group (CYG), Shenzhen/China, has announced acquisition of textile machinery manufacturer Shanghai Yin Science & Technology Company (Yin Group), Shanghai/China. Changyuan paid 88 billion yuan to 16 shareholders of Yin for buying 48 million shares, which account for 80% of the total equity shares.

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26.07.2016

Google Advanced Technology: collaboration on smart garment technology

Cintas Corporation, Cincinnati, OH/USA, will collaborate with Advanced Technology and Projects Group (ATAP) of the supplier of internet services Google Inc., Mountain View, CA/USA, to explore advancing Project Jacquard into the enterprise space. Jacquard is a smart garment technology developed by Google’s ATAP team, which enables conductive fibers to be woven into textiles....

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22.07.2016

Monforts: sustainable credentials for Soorty Denim

Textile and garment manufacturer Soorty Denim, Karachi/Pakistan, has introduced measures aimed at making it a leading company in eco-efficiency. This has included slashing a number of finishing-stage process costs with the latest Monforts EcoApplicator from textile machinery producer A. Monforts Textilmaschnen GmbH & Co. KG, Mönchengladbach/Germany.

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22.07.2016

ICC: composites becoming a key industry

On November 28-29, 2016, the industry association Composites Germany e.V., Berlin/Germany, is set to hold its 2nd International Composites Congress (ICC) in Düsseldorf/Germany under the motto “Composites – on the path to becoming a key industry”.

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21.07.2016

Uster: Total Testing Center

The manufacturer of high-tech instruments for quality measurement in the textile industry, Uster Technologies AG, Uster/Switzerland, has transformed the industry-standard laboratory system into a complete quality management tool for the whole spinning mill with Uster Tester 6.

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21.07.2016

Gerber: software and automation solutions for Fashion Manufacturing Initiative

The supplier of integrated automation solutions Gerber Technology, Tolland, CT/USA, has announced its support for Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI) by the Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc. (CFDA), New York, NY/USA. The grant was created in conjunction with the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYEDC)...

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21.07.2016

Stäubli: solutions for optimized workflow at Febratex

The textile machinery manufacturer Stäubli AG, Horgen/Switzerland, will be exhibiting at the Febratex, Blumenau/Brazil, from August 9-12, 2016. Visitors will be able to see the warp tying machine Topmatic model TPM 201 PC which will be tying a 100% cotton yarn.

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20.07.2016

Teijin: extra-functional polyamide fabrics for athleisure

The Teijin Group’s fiber products converting company, Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., Tokyo/Japan, has developed new polyamide-based materials and related textiles by adapting the company’s well-established polyester production technologies for polyamide (PA) materials. The new knitted PA yarns Deltapeak and its related textile fabrics are ideal for outdoor, sports and casual wear.

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20.07.2016

Lectra: design and technology seminar

The supplier of integrated technology solutions for textile and flexible materials, Lectra SA, Paris/France, recently co-hosted a Design & Technology seminar in Milan/Italy with the Department of Design and the POLI.design Consortium of Politecnico di Milano, Milan, one of Italy’s largest technical universities.

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20.07.2016

Röjk: eco-friendly outerwear

The producer of outdoor clothing Röjk Superwear AB, Stockholm/Sweden, presented the new Evo Rover Anorak that is made of a 100 % biopolymer, making it an environment-friendly alternative on the market today. Produced from resin oil rather than petroleum, the Evo fabric is recyclable and eco-friendly.

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19.07.2016

Dyneema: 7 ISPO performance apparel awards

The ISPO Textrends 2016 forum has awarded 7 different fabrics from the producer of high-performance fibers DSM Dyneema BV, Urmond/Netherlands, with ISPO Awards for ‘Best Products Spring/Summer 2016’. ISPO Textrends is a presentation platform that identifies and honors trend-leading performance textile technologies...

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