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Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 06/2019 07.06.2019

From May 14 - 17, 2019, Techtextil and Texprocess in Frankfurt/ Main, Germany, showed the areas in which technical textiles are used in everyday life and how textiles are processed. The trade fair duo attracted a total of 1,818 exhibitors from 59 countries, 1,501 of them from 57 countries at ...

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Lenzing

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 06/2019 07.06.2019

The Lenzing Group continued its stable development in the first quarter of 2019. Despite a significantly tougher market climate, the Group's revenue rose by 1.8 percent year-on-year to 560 million euros in the first quarter of 2019

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Sandler

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 06/2019 07.06.2019

Under the motto "Inspired by the future", Sandler AG celebrated its 140th anniversary on May 10, 2019 at the company's headquarters in Schwarzenbach/Saale, Germany with 250 invited guests. The company announced plans to invest approx. 80 million euros over the next two years. In Schwarzenbach/Saale ...

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Karl Mayer

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 06/2019 07.06.2019

In April 2019, the Karl Mayer Academy moved into its state-ofthe- art, 755 m² training center at its headquarters in Obertshausen, Germany, and the training courses started in May - with a tried-and-tested concept. Three separate classrooms, equipped with top-of-the-range training equipment, are ...

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Advansa

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 06/2019 07.06.2019

The leading European fiber producer has developed a new microfiber for the nonwovens industry using a unique technology. With a diameter of only 8 ìm (0.6 dtex), the fibers are particularly soft. A special surface treatment gives them hydrophilic properties, ensuring that moisture is immediately ...

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Dornbirn-Global Fiber Congress

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The Dornbirn GFC 2019 will present more than 100 lectures from academic research and industry from September 11 to 13, 2019. The congress will focus on sustainability and digitalization. The expert lectures will concentrate on the following main topics: - Fiber innovations - Circular economy and ...

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Erhardt+Leimer celebrates its 100th anniversary

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Erhardt+Leimer GmbH from Stadtbergen is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. Founded as a workshop in 1919, the company has grown over the decades to become an international high-tech industrial enterprise with over 1,600 employees, which successfully occupies a very special niche in ...

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New interior materials and innovations

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Automotive Interiors Expo from May 21-23, 2019 in Hall 4 at Messe Stuttgart, Germany will bring together the world's leading manufacturers of vehicle interiors components and systems. From seat manufacturers to paint producers, the fair will be a marketplace for car designers and manufacturers as ...

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Carbios announces grant of U.S. patent

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Carbios, a company that has pioneered new bioindustrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted it a patent on its proprietary process for PET recycling from plastic waste using enzymatic ...

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China accelerates nonwovens production

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

China needs nonwovens - in 2017 production totaled 3.5 million tons. This makes the country the largest national market in the world. It is estimated that the demand for nonwovens in China will increase by 6.9 percent per year to 4.9 million tons in 2022, not least because of rising export quotas to ...

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Andritz starts up first tissue line in Bangladesh

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

International technology Group Andritz has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue production line - including stock preparation and automation system - delivered to Bashundhara Paper Mills Limited in Bangladesh, India. With a design speed of 2,100 m/min and a paper width of 2.85 m, ...

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Shandong Ruyi purchases Invista's Apparel & Advanced Textiles Unit

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

Shandong Ruyi Investment Holding, one of the leading textile and apparel companies in China, has completed its acquisition of Invista's Apparel & Advanced Textiles business. The new company will operate as The Lycra Company, an independent subsidiary, and will continue to manufacture advanced fiber ...

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Autefa's Nonwovens Day in India

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

On January 18, 2019 Autefa Solutions realized a Symposia for the Indian nonwovens industry. Autefa was pleased to welcome a high number of potential customers and industry experts in Mumbai with the target to share latest developments in needlepunching, spunlace and airlay technology as well as ...

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New Center of Excellence in Indonesia

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

The Lenzing Group underpins its commitment to staying close to its customers by providing the new "Lenzing Center of Excellence" (LCOE) at its Indonesian site in Purwakarta. With the LCOE the Lenzing Group is setting a further milestone in intensifying its cooperation with partners along the value ...

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Lenzing cooperates with Hof University of Applied Sciences in testing nonwovens

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

The Lenzing Group is expanding its offering of solutions for the cosmetics, hygiene and medical sectors. Heiko Arnold, Chief Technology Officer of the Lenzing Group, and Jürgen Lehmann, President of Hof University of Applied Sciences in Saale, Germany, have signed a cooperation agreement to utilize ...

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Albaad Germany grows by 4,500 m2

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

The management of the Albaad Group inaugurated its new facility at the Ochtrup site. Dan Mesika, CEO of Albaad Israel, and Amnon Brodie, President of the Albaad Group, came to Germany for this purpose. With the new 4,500 m2 production hall, the covered production and storage area will grow to a ...

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Blue Angel for PreCo-fibers

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2019 01.03.2019

In times of climate change and global warming, environmental awareness and relieving pressure on the environment are becoming increasingly important. That's the reason why Cetex Rheinfaser GmbH distributes recycled polyester staple fi bers for the nonwoven industry under the trademark Pre-CoPET and ...

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Long-term partnership

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 12/2018 07.12.2018

International technology Group Andritz and BCNonwovens, Spain, have been working together successfully as business partners for the past 15 years. This cooperation started in early 2003 right after BCNonwovens was founded. BCNonwovens is now running two Andritz spunlace lines successfully, producing ...

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Oerlikon: strong growth in all business areas

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 12/2018 07.12.2018

In the third quarter, Oerlikon increased order intake and sales in all end markets except power generation. In addition, the service business contributed 35.7 % to the Group's total sales (third quarter 2017: 43.7 %). This reflects the higher share of earnings from plant and project business, which ...

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Lenzing with solid results in demanding market

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 12/2018 07.12.2018

The Austrian Lenzing Group recorded a solid business development in the first three quarters of 2018. The decline in revenue (minus 5.2 % to EUR 1,636.2 mn) and earnings (EBITDA minus 26.8 % to EUR 290.6 mn) compared with the same period of the previous year was essentially based on a mix of lower ...

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