Textile Industry Products

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Vestagen Awarded VESTEX® Active Barrier Healthcare Worker Uniform Contract with Premier, Inc.

October 17, 2016

Join the Free Quality Improvement Webinar Co-sponsored by Vestagen and the AHA Solutions Signature Learning Series™ on October 19* ORLANDO, Fla. - Vestagen Protective Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for healthcare worker uniforms with Premier, Inc., effective October 1, 2016. The new agreement allows Premier members, at their... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit Its Growing Portfolio of Vydyne® PA66 Solutions at K 2016

October 17, 2016

HOUSTON – Ascend Performance Materials will be showcasing its most recent innovative grades of Vydyne® PA66 at the K Show, the world’s largest plastics trade show, in Dusseldorf from October 19-26. Ascend, the world’s largest fully-integrated producer of PA66 resin, manufactures materials used in the automotive, consumer, industrial, textile, electrical and electronic and carpet... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Flame-Resistant Outerwear targets oil and gas workers.

October 6, 2016

Featuring GORE-TEX® PYRAD® Fabric for use in foul weather, GORE® FR Apparel meets demanding needs of oil and gas workers. Jacket, bib, and detachable hood combination provides protection from incidental flame exposure and weather protection across wide range of environmental conditions, while offering moisture management to optimize comfort and safety. Lightweight 2-layer ePTFE membrane construction also helps protect workers from exposure to hot liquids, steam, and common oilfield contaminants. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

IPG® Novashield® 40 Series Structure Fabric Listed on the CRRC Rated Products Directory

September 7, 2016

MONTREAL, QUEBEC and SARASOTA, FLORIDA – Intertape Polymer Group® Inc. (“IPG®” or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of woven coated products, received a listing of IPG’s NovaShield® 400 series (FRU88X-6 white and RU88X-6 white) on the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) Rated Products Directory. The CRRC requires two properties to be measured by an independent accredited lab,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Blockout Fabric gathers attention in retail, expo settings.

August 26, 2016

Available for retail and exposition settings in widths to 126 in., Midnight Blockout features acrylic black back that maximizes blockout properties and durability. These properties, along with media's slight stretch, suit tradeshow industry usage with diverse frame types. Promoting color and image sharpness to attract attention, fabric meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and offers Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, UV, and Latex ink compatibility options. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Textile Industry Products

Cut-Resistant Sleeves feature high-visibility design.

July 5, 2016

Made of 13 gauge HPPE fiber with ability to dissipate heat during prolonged use, Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves help users stay visible and cool. Sleeves are 18 in. long and come with thumbhole at end to prevent them from riding up and exposing forearm. Sleeves also have gusset to provide additional room and comfort in bicep area. Featuring CE Cut Level 5, Abrasion Level 3, and Tear Level 4, sleeves are washable without affecting high-visibility color or cut resistance. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Bactericidal Soft Surfaces kill 99.9% of germs on contact.

June 16, 2016

Intended for healthcare industry, SAF-T™ Bactericidal Soft Surfaces include privacy curtains, bed linens, towels, and apparel made with patented fabric that harnesses power of chlorine bleach to continuously kill colonization of bacteria and viruses with 99.9% effectiveness, providing full protection for life of products. Each laundering in EPA-registered bleach completely recharges fabrics' germ-killing effectiveness through 75 industrial wash cycles. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Butt Splicer holds rolls up to 50 in. O.D.

June 16, 2016

Available in web widths from 10–24 in., S-TAB-50 Turretmaster Butt Splicer accommodates core I.D.'s ranging from 3–6 in. Machine provides automatic gapless splicing with 1 or 2 pieces of tape and shear cutting of both webs simultaneously on 7.5° angle. Different sized web festoon options enable splice speeds of 500 or 750 fpm. Additional features include shaftless roll lifting turret design, touchscreen operator interface, PLC control, and tape dispensers that eliminate need for tape trimmers. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Butler Automatic SP1 Automatic Film Splicer Reduces Downtime in Medical Device Packaging

May 25, 2016

Splicer performs non-stop film changes in medical device packaging operations Middleborough, MA – Butler Automatic, the inventor and global leader of automatic splicing solutions, announces that its SP1 Series Automatic Film Splicer is ideally suited for medical device packaging applications. The SP1 Automatic Film Splicer increases efficiency in packaging operations by eliminating the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Custom-Fabricated Thermal Management Materials Save Time, Money

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY – Web Seal fabricates custom thermal management materials manufactured by Bergquist, Chomerics, Kerafol, 3M, MHW, and Chang Sung for a wide variety of industries, including automotive, communication, defense /aerospace, textiles, food processing, chemical industries, and medical instruments.  With advances in electronics, thermal management is especially critical due to growing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Material Spreading System features digital touchscreen.

May 24, 2016

Capable of handling material rolls up to 2,200 lb and 50 in. in diameter, Saber C-Series E™ computerized cradle feed machine offers 3 spreading modes: face-up with knife, face-to-face with knife, and face-to-face with catchers. Integrated touchscreen display facilitates input of operational factors such as spread length and splice points from clearly defined menu options. With Windows-based operating system, users can upload marker files via WiFi (optional) from remote computer location. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Transportation Industry Products

Canvas Experts Wins MFA Award of Excellence

April 25, 2016

Canvas Experts, of Ocean City, Maryland, was honored by the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) with an Award of Excellence for Rigid Enclosures. Designer Michael Varga and fabricator Victor Albino used Safety Components' innovative BreakWater X™ in their winning installation. When Varga and Albino came upon Brenda Lou, an Albemarle 330 Express, they found the original enclosure was... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Round Knife Cutters/Slitters handle composites, textiles.

April 6, 2016

Electric round knife cutter, TASW12M, handles composite materials and soft materials up to 2 in. Torque produced by 350 W motor, combined with knife's RPM, allows cutting of rubber- and plastic-based material. Also available, TADD120DT direct-drive, bidirectional slitter consists of electric, 3-phase round knife (8-sided, 120 mm) cutter for high-speed technical textile and composite cutting. Pushbutton knife-edge sharpening on both models takes <10 sec and does not require knife removal. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Textile Industry Products

Jacket Length Smocks feature anti-static design.

April 1, 2016

Featuring set-in style sleeves, V-neck, and stainless steel snaps, SCS Smocks create Faraday Cage around torso and arms to protect ESD susceptible items from electrostatic fields generated by charges on clothing. Lightweight dissipative material is made from texturized polyester and minimum of 9% carbon nylon monofilament. Smocks meet requirement for Groundable Static Control Garment System per ANSI/ESD S20.20 required limit of <3.5 x 107 Ω Rtg tested per ANSI/ESD STM2.1 and ESD TR53. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Industrial Vacuum System cleans narrow web machines.

March 9, 2016

Installed onto open web in most narrow web presses and machinery, including those running thin films, V-Force 30 includes non-contact cleaning hood with active static neutralizing bars, ducting kit, and self-contained Air Control System. Latter consists of all-in-one blow-off, vacuum, and collector support cabinet. Clam-shell hood design incorporates optimized air management chamber that balances high-velocity air agitation curtain with dual vacuum slots. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Fire-Resistant Hoverboard Bag stops thermal runaway flames.

March 3, 2016

Used during charging/storage of any hoverboard or scooter device powered by Li-ion battery, HoverCover™ prevents (when completely sealed and secured) spreading of fire by containing resulting flames and explosions after power source overheats and spontaneously combusts – known as thermal runaway. Construction is of Z-Block™ fire-resistant fabric, which passes U.S. and international testing standards: ASTM D6413, ASTM E-84, ASTM F955, FAR 25 Appendix F Part III and IV, and BSS 7239. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Sonobond Ultrasonics Enters Incontinence Market

March 2, 2016

SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines Help Manufacturers Produce Leak-Proof Seams in Underwear Used for Bedwetting Protection WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond Ultrasonics announced today that its SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines are being used to help assemble children’s underwear used for bedwetting protection. Several dozen machines have been... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Knit Polyester Backlit Fabric yields vibrant illuminated graphics.

February 25, 2016

Available in widths to 122 in., Supernova is engineered to produce illuminated graphics for display in retail and expo markets. This REACH-compliant, knitted, polyester backlit fabric yields color consistency, image sharpness, and color vibrancy while also meeting NFPA 701 FR specifications. Attributes support various ink compatibility options, including dye sub direct, dye sub transfer, UV, and latex.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Textile Industry Products

DiloGroup at IDEA 2016, Boston, USA, Booth 1526 May 3-5, 2016

February 23, 2016

Dilo is the leading equipment supplier of complete lines for staple fibre nonwoven fabric production. The most recent machine concepts from DiloGroup companies DiloTemafa, DiloSpinnbau and DiloMachines will be promoted with the emphasis on new equipment components which improve product quality and increase line capacity. DiloTemafa has introduced versions of the Baltromix bale opener and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Textile Industry Products

Tablecloth Fabric suits retail and expo displays.

January 21, 2016

Part of Direct Print Textile line, Tablecloth Fabric Pro is made of 100% polyester fabric with soft hand and sleek drape. Wrinkle-resistant product makes eye-catching tablecloths and is suitable for printing various retail displays, expo backdrops, banners, and popup displays. Available in widths to 126 in., Tablecloth Fabric Pro meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and provides options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, UV, and Latex. Read More