Textile Industry Products

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Fosshield Technology Combats the Growth of Dangerous Microbes

January 23, 2007

Continuous Natural Protection Against Bacteria, Mold and Mildew HAMPTON, N.H. - Foss Manufacturing Company, a leading designer and manufacturer of non-woven fabrics and specialty synthetic fibers, announces its Fosshield® antimicrobial technology, the premier fiber technology that safely and effectively inhibits the growth of destructive and odor-causing bacteria, mold, mildew and fungus. A... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Alcoa and DuPont Collaborate on New Hurricane-Resistant Architectural Panel System

January 18, 2007

PITTSBURGH & WILMINGTON, Del.--June 8, 2006--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) and DuPont have collaborated to develop a new product for the commercial building and construction market that provides protection against the damage of hurricane wind-borne debris. The two corporate leaders have joined forces to introduce an innovative new product that incorporates both companies' science and technical expertise in... Read More

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

Goodyear's Carbon Fiber Tire Wins Award

January 9, 2007

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 3, 2006 - Goodyear's newest tire, the Eagle® featuring ResponsEdge Technology(TM), was selected this week by the editors of Popular Mechanics for the magazine's Editors Choice Award during Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week in Las Vegas. The award was given "in recognition of outstanding achievement in new product design and innovation," according to the magazine. Only 17... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Network Appliance comes with web application firewall.

December 1, 2006

Incorporating ModSecurity(TM) v2.0 open source web application firewall, ModSecurity Pro(TM) M1000 appliance includes rule sets for compliance with Payment Card Industry v1.1, as well as protection for Microsoft(TM) Outlook Web Access (OWA). Hardened appliance is built with secure configurations of OS and Apache web server, and uses SSL encryption module to provide network encryption. It also has... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

New Vistamaxx Grades for Spunbond Processing Deliver Enhanced Elasticity

November 30, 2006

HOUSTON -- April 12, 2005--ExxonMobil Chemical today announced the addition of two new grades to its family of Vistamaxx(TM) specialty elastomers, both specifically designed to bring greater elasticity to the spunbond processing of nonwoven fabrics. Today's announcement demonstrates the breadth and depth of the revolutionary Vistamaxx product platform, which is derived from the company's... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Flame Resistant Fabrics provide electric arc protection.

November 15, 2006

Engineered to meet NFPA 70E Category 2 requirements, DuPont(TM) Protera(TM) Fabrics provide more comfort and longer lifecycle than FR cotton nylon blends. Inherent flame resistance will not diminish through laundering or bleaching and will not require special laundry processing. Available in fabric weights of 6.5 and 8.0 oz/sq-yd, Protera fabrics come in medium blue, khaki, and navy blue colors. Read More

Textile Industry Products

Weathering Testers feature advanced digital control system.

November 8, 2006

Designed to meet test parameters of textile industry, Ci3000+ Weather-Ometer and Fade-Ometer Systems include full color TFT touch screen display with intuitive icons. With single control system, operators can analyze instrument performance, monitor test parameters, and perform calibration procedures. Control includes sub-cycle repeat programming, full color trend plot screen, smart media card... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Textile Industry Products

Strip Shaft allows smooth winding of web materials.

November 7, 2006

Featuring wear-resistant gripping elements and polyethylene centering strips, SRS-2000 self-centering strip shaft creates and maintains consistent axis of rotation for roll. Centering strips support roll as bladders compress during rotation, minimizing roll bounce, and independent bladder control system. Available in 3 and 6 in. diameters, shaft utilizes air activation system with no moving parts. Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

New Dyneema® SB61 Provides More Stopping Power for Soft Body Armor Applications

November 6, 2006

Next generation DSM technology selected by American Body Armor for Top Protective Vest Model BOSTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2006 - DSM, a worldwide company active in performance materials, announced today it is introducing its newest and strongest ballistic material for soft body armor. The new Dyneema® SB61 offers ultra-high energy absorption to provide significantly increased stopping power, as... Read More

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

Flame Resistant Garments do not deteriorate over time.

October 27, 2006

Offering natural flame resistance with no melt or drip characteristics, driFIRE(TM) line of hybrid performance wear is engineered to provide moisture management and comfort. They utilize moisture management performance of Dri-release® technology to deliver optimum balance of moisture-wicking and fast-drying performance. Garments combine soft feel with environmentally friendly odor neutralizing... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Antimicrobial protects upholstery and bedding fabrics.

October 13, 2006

With Dimensions Fabrics featuring Nanocide(TM) Antimicrobial, hospitals, clinics, dental offices, and nursing homes can provide environment that is essentially risk-free of contamination. Nanotechnology permanently embeds nanoparticles into surface area of product. When recommended cleaning instructions are followed, nanoparticles cannot be washed away, worn off, or depleted over time. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Textile Industry Products

EasyKlip to the Rescue

October 5, 2006

Special events designer Shane Nelsen was in a bind. Nelsen's company, Sew What Inc., had been hired by Rick Doten of Rick Doten Productions to transform a San Diego airplane hanger into a bright and blazing events theater. The core of the "Fire" < Doten's vision for the project < was 2,000 yards of scintillating red fabric, hung from the ceiling for a dramatic effect that has become synonymous... Read More

Software, Textile Industry Products

Comodo CP+, a Web-Based Control Panel for Dedicated Server Management, Partners with VPSLAND to Enhance Their Range of Virtual Private Server (VPS) Features

September 11, 2006

Jersey City, NJ (July 26th 2006) - Comodo a global leader in Identity and Trust Assurance Management Solutions today announced that VPSLAND, a specialist in Advanced Virtual Private Servers, is to include Comodo's CP+ as the default web server control panel of choice in it's commercial VPS package offerings. Developed by Comodo's Positive Software Division, CP+ facilitates the efficient... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

LINQ Industrial Fabrics Granted Registration of United States Trademark for Color Blue

July 7, 2006

SUMMERVILLE, S.C., June 26 / -- LINQ Industrial Fabrics, Inc. ("LINQ®"), the industry-leading manufacturer of CROHMIQ blue® static protective fabrics for Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers ("FIBC"), was recently granted a federal trademark registration by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Registration No. 3,097,115 for the color blue when used in connection with FIBC fabric.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Thermoset Composite Material provides dimensional stability.

July 3, 2006

Manufactured from woven aramid fiberglass fabric combined with phenolic compound, NP193PM has ambient flexural strength of 45,000 psi and hot flexural strength of 33,000 psi. Proprietary additive works as lubricant, minimizing friction and lowering operating temperatures by 50°. Suited for compressor vane applications, composite features dimensional stability that prevents pump blades from... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Web Monitoring System is suited for paper manufacturers.

June 23, 2006

Suited for newsprint, fine paper producers, and printing houses, ProWeb provides insight into cause of paper breaks to help mills optimize machine uptime, process stability, and product quality. It records moving paper web, processing and analyzing images in real-time. Equipped with DSP technology and CPU, integrated Video Recording and Analyzing Board supports 2 cameras per card. System supports... Read More