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Trützschler: Results are Technology and Market Leadership.

By   /  November 4, 2015  /  Featured News, Sustainable / Eco Textiles, VDMA, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Monchengladbach, Germany – For the Mönchengladbach-based Trützschler GmbH & Co. KG, sustainability is an integral part of its corporate strategy and culture. The firm employs a staff of about 3,000 and is ranked among the foremost textile machinery manufacturers in the world. In an interview, managing director Dr. Dirk Burger (CEO)

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Oerlikon: Multiple Benefits Based on Sustainable Culture of Innovation.

By   /  November 4, 2015  /  Featured News, Sustainable / Eco Textiles, VDMA, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Remscheid, Germany – In the Oerlikon Manmade Fibers segment, sustainability stands as a fundamental principle in all dealings with customers and its own employees. Oerlikon is a German-based group with its headquarters in Remscheid. André Wissenberg, Vice President Marketing, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs,

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Herzog Maschinenfabrik: Braided Expertise for Oil Rigs and Keyhole Surgery.

By   /  November 4, 2015  /  Featured News, Sustainable / Eco Textiles, Technical Textiles / Nonwovens, VDMA  /  No Comments

Osnabruck, Germany – Dizzying heights, fathomless depths. The enormous tensile forces and load capacities that arise in mining or oil extraction on the high sea, and which previously only steel cables could sustain, have now been also become one of the challenges facing textile machinery.

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Steps Towards Industry 4.0.

By   /  November 3, 2015  /  Featured News, VDMA  /  No Comments

Germany / Italy –  In the fashion sector the collection cycles have shortened enormously. More than ten collections per year instead of two in the past are no longer unusual today. For the textile manufacturers this means to shorten the production intervals more and more. For the production of technical textiles, due to most versatile […]

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Stoll: Tradition Meets Digitalization.

By   /  November 3, 2015  /  Featured News, VDMA, Weaving & Knitting  /  No Comments

Reutlingen, Germany – A long-established manufacturer of flat knitting machines follows the trend of digitization and networking of the entire value chain. An innovative software tool networks extensive machine parks with up to a thousand machines. The interview deals with digitization and technical textiles as challenges and opportunities for long-established machine manufacturers.

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Sedo Treepoint: With System Integration Toward the Internet of Things.

By   /  November 3, 2015  /  Featured News, Other Textile News, VDMA  /  No Comments

Mengerskirchen, Germany – RFID readers in the dye house read the contents of radio tags, robotic dispensing systems supply the precisely constituted dye mix. If sensors report excessive shrinkage of the textile goods, the smart machine controller corrects the process parameters.

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Saving Resources – How to Tackle the Challenge with German Technology.

By   /  October 28, 2015  /  Featured News, VDMA  /  No Comments

Germany / Italy – German textile machinery of consume about 30 percent less energy than the technology ten years ago – this is the result of a VDMA analysis. New textile products, manufactured with the help of German Technology do also contribute to a sustainable world.

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Andritz Kusters: Biodegradable Hygiene Products – Nonwovens with Better Environmental Friendliness.

By   /  October 28, 2015  /  Featured News, Technical Textiles / Nonwovens, VDMA  /  No Comments

Graz, Austria – The WC at home is often used to dispose of items other than toilet paper: fabric items and wipes for cosmetics, personal care and hygiene that really do not belong in there. These moist wipes are broken down very poorly in water, so they get into the drainage system, and from there […]

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Lindauer DORNIER: Wovens have Exciting Potential as Inherently Digital Structures.

By   /  October 28, 2015  /  Featured News, Technical Textiles / Nonwovens, VDMA, Weaving & Knitting  /  No Comments

Lindau, Germany – Weaving is one of the oldest manufacturing processes known to man, but in the age of technical textiles it is about to undergo exciting new transformations, says Peter D. Dornier, chief executive officer and co-owner of Lindauer DORNIER GmbH. About 60 percent of all woven carbon and aramid fabrics, 50 percent of […]

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Saving Resources – How to Tackle the Challenge with German Technology.

By   /  October 27, 2015  /  Featured News, VDMA  /  No Comments

Germany / Italy – German textile machinery of consume about 30 percent less energy than the technology ten years ago – this is the result of a VDMA analysis. New textile products, manufactured with the help of German Technology do also contribute to a sustainable world.

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