Textile Industry Products

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Strap-It Quickly & Easily

March 26, 2014

Suncor Stainless Adds a New Line of Straps to Their Expansive Webbing Selection

Plymouth, MA – The Strap-It is a webbing product that Suncor Stainless has developed to offer their customers an economical and easy point of attachment or tie-down. This universal webbing product adapts easily to any application, as well as, protects the points of... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Textile Industry Products

Starr Textiles Consolidates Delivery Routes, Saves Fuel with Clever Bulk Truck

March 13, 2014

MOD 102P Fits Four Across During Transport For More Efficient Use Of Space Ashtabula, OH – Textile services company Starr Textiles, Foley, Ala., has consolidated delivery routes, cut its fuel costs per pound and boosted profitability by investing in a fleet of bulk linen trucks with a slim profile that maximizes the use of space on trucks and trailers. Developed by laundry product... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Military Chooses Banker Wire Metal Mesh for Naval Hospital Parking Garage

March 13, 2014

MUKWONAGO, WI – The new Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton serves members of the military in a healing and calming environment – from the moment they arrive on the hospital's campus to the moment they leave. A four-story parking garage, featuring Banker Wire metal fabric railings and partitions, helps establish this calming environment and creates a sense of tranquility for patients. The... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Glass Yarns come in thermoplastics compatible sizes.

March 12, 2014

With thermoplastics-compatible sizes, S-2 Glass® and E-Glass yarns can be used in woven fabrics and range of other conversion steps. Sizing system achieves optimum bond between fibers and thermoplastics while also allowing use of fibers in traditional glass fiber conversion processes. Specifically, sizing systems work with range of polymer chemistries, are available on range of fiber... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Dual Calender System Inline with Extrusion Process to Ensure Thickness and Density of PTFE

February 26, 2014

IMC has developed a new calendering system with inline pre-meter 2-Roll calender and computerized 2-Roll calender  with closed loop gap control for a PTFE extrusion process to ensure both thickness and density control. The dual station Calendering system is used inline with a PTFE extrusion process to 10” wide to ensure both thickness and density. The Pre-Meter calender has 12" diameter x... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Torque Controller maintains constant web tension.

February 19, 2014

Suitable for applications in which precise tension control is not essential, EasyWeb™ Open-Loop Torque Controller provides taper tension to center-driven rewind or unwind operations. Web tension is regulated by controlling motor or brake torque based on varying levels of roll diameter. EasyWeb™ can accept signals from direct diameter sensor or calculate diameter using line and roll speed... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Textile Industry Products

Web Guiding System is available for mid-web sizes.

January 24, 2014

Equipped with brushless motor, guided ball nut, and optional splice table and fine adjustment mounting bracket, FIFE-500 supports roll face (web widths) from 6.3–35.4 in., guide spans from 7.1–23.6 in., and tension from 80–225 lb. Hi-Res color touchscreen, featuring icons and text in 14 languages, facilitates operation and reduces required training effort; same operator interface can be... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Ultrasonic Technology Gains Favor with Major Body Armor Manufacturers for Achieving Compliance with NIJ Waterproof Standards

December 4, 2013

Sonobond's SeamMaster™ High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machine to be Featured at SHOT Show, in Las Vegas, January 14-17, 2014 WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Ultrasonic technology is increasingly being used as an assembly method for body armor – and the machine of choice for virtually every major manufacturer is Sonobond's SeamMaster High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machine. "One of the reasons... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Klopman Bases New Sungazer 180 Fabric for PPE Clothing on Fortron® PPS Fibers from Celanese

December 2, 2013

Lightweight, Inherently Flame and Chemical Resistant Sulzbach, Germany, Florence, Ky., Shanghai, PR China — Fibers made with Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), the global technology and specialty materials company, are woven into Klopman International's newest fire resistant textile technology — the Sungrazer 180 lightweight fabric that provides... Read More

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

The First and Only Declare-Labeled Woven Wire-Mesh Fabrics Come from Cascade Coil Drapery

November 13, 2013

Commitment to Sustainability and Transparency Puts Cascade Coil at the Forefront of the Market New York, NY — Cascade Coil is pleased to announce that it has become the first and only company to offer a line of Declare™-labeled woven wire-mesh fabrics and that these mesh fabrics are "Red List Free," free of toxic chemicals and suitable for sustainable building. Cascade Coil's woven wire-mesh... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Safety Components Awarded for Two Projects at IFAI

November 8, 2013

The Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) announced the 2013 International Achievement Awards (IAA) for design excellence in specialty fabrics applications. Two projects using Safety Components' WeatherMax outdoor performance fabric received an Award of Excellence in the Sailboat Exterior Category and an Outstanding Achievement Award in the Commercial Awnings and Canopies, more than... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Weathermax Designs Fabric Exclusive to Keyston Bros.

October 31, 2013

Looking to expand even further into the awning market, Keyston Bros. knew it needed an exceptional product to help grow its business in that direction. As a carrier of Safety Components' WeatherMax 80, FR and LT fabrics, Keyston wanted to design a new product to set their business apart. The result is a one-of-a-kind linen line of WeatherMax FR fabric, available in Slate, Sandstone, Oyster,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Textile Industry Products

Lear Unveils Next Generation of Automotive Seating Fabric and Leather in Exclusive Event

October 31, 2013

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- Lear Corporation [NYSE: LEA], a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical distribution systems, today unveiled its new line of automotive fabric and leather concepts for customers around the world.  The 2014 collection debuted at The Fillmore Detroit Theater during an event that featured interactive displays and presented live models with the stylish new... Read More

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

NatureFlexT's Breathability Enhances Safety

October 25, 2013

A US company has developed a ground breaking fabric that offers high level chemical protection, using NatureFlexT from Innovia Films within its construction. For thirty years Kappler® based in Alabama has defined the protective garment industry with patented fabrics, innovative seaming technology and unique garment designs.  Their latest product LantexT 300, a National Fire Protection... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Post Consumer Plastic Bottles Help Prihoda Recycled Fabric Ducts to Provide a Breath of Fresh Air!

October 25, 2013

Prihoda, one of the world's largest global fabric air duct manufacturers, now offers fully recycled UL classified / ULC listed HVAC air distribution ducts for use in open architecture or under floor air distribution plenums (UFAD) in an effort to meet the design intent of LEED building projects which is to use less natural resources and divert waste from landfills.     Wilmington, DE... Read More

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

PolyOne Showcases Innovative Solutions at Industry's Largest Trade Show

October 24, 2013

CLEVELAND - PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, is highlighting collaborative efforts with customers and recent innovations in Dusseldorf, Germany at K 2013, the plastics industry's largest trade show. "PolyOne experts from around the globe will engage and collaborate with customers at K show, as we work to solve... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Architectural Mesh features circular patterns.

October 22, 2013

Unlike circle patterns created by perforated metal, Circle Mesh woven metal fabric delivers optimized sustainability and visual characteristics while producing minimal scrap. Circle Mesh is woven with same wire as traditional architectural mesh, but is instead crimped by spiral machine around fixed point. Since fixed point is adjustable, process allows for different sizes and different... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Freudenberg at the Specialties Fabrics Expo

October 22, 2013

Eco-friendly nonwoven products on display confirm Freudenberg's commitment to environmental sustainability PLYMOUTH, Mich. -- Freudenberg Nonwovens, leading global manufacturer of nonwoven products, is exhibiting its latest eco-friendly products in the Advanced Textiles Section of the IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo and the Advanced Textiles Conference Trade Show. This year's IFAI Expo will be... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

PolyOne at K 2013: Teaming up with Customers and Showcasing Innovative Solutions

October 8, 2013

DÃœSSELDORF, Germany — PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, will highlight collaborative efforts with customers and recent innovations in Hall 8a/Stand J13 from October 16 – 23 at K 2013, the plastics industry's largest trade show. "PolyOne experts from around the globe will engage and collaborate with customers... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Safety Components Wins IBEX Innovation Award

October 7, 2013

Committed to bringing the best materials and high quality fabrics to the marine industry, Safety Components Fabric Technologies recently won an Innovation Award for its revolutionary Breakwater X in the Boatbuilding Methods Materials category. The awards were presented at the 2013 International BoatBuilders Exhibition & Conference (IBEX). Organized by the National Marine Manufacturers Association... Read More