News: Fibers & Filaments

18. September 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Lenzing: new technology for the production of sustainable nonwovens

Endlosfilamente aus Lyocell Lenzing Group announced the successful development of Lenzing Web Technology, a new technology platform with a focus on sustainable nonwoven products that opens up new market opportunities for the industry. more

17. September 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Teijin: new high-quality silk wool-like polyester material

New Solotex material Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group’s fiber and products converting company, announced that it has developed a new material, a polyester material that achieves the look, texture, aesthetic appeal and comfort of hybrid silk wool for a wide range of medium-thickness apparel applications including jackets and bottoms, as a new product for Solotex family.
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03. September 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Kelheim Fibres to present transparent viscose speciality fibre at Dornbirn

The viscose fibre “Leonardo” from the Bavarian speciality fibres manufacturer Kelheim Fibres is an extremely smooth and flat viscose fibre with a width to thickness ratio of up to 1:40. This geometry with parallel sides gives the fibre its unique characteristics: more

03. September 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Dornbirn: Kelheim Fibres presents transparent viscose special fiber

The viscose fiber "Leonardo" from the Bavarian special fiber manufacturer Kelheim Fibres is an extremely smooth and flat viscose fiber with a width-to-thickness ratio of up to 1:40. more

30. August 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Advansa´s product highlights for a better night´s sleep

Advansa Highlights für eine wohligen Schlaf A new fibre formula with hydro-technology was developed for Suprelle 95. more

08. August 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Lenzing: solid results in first half of 2018

Management von Lenzing Revenue declined by 6.4 percent compared with the first half of the previous year to 1,075.4 Mill. Euro. more

31. July 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Perlon Group pushes internationalization

Neubau in Haining/China With its internally named goal "Strategy 2020", the Perlon Group plans the next stage of internationalization and the sustainable growth course of the manufacturer of synthetic filaments. more

23. July 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Kelheim Fibres: Viloft receives Lighthouse Award

Preisverleihung ?Lighthouse Project? Umweltcluster Bayern The project “Bio-degradable wet toilet tissue with the viscose speciality fibre Viloft” from the Bavarian viscose fiber manufacturer Kelheim Fibres has been awarded the Lighthouse by the Bavarian Environmental Cluster. more

20. July 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Green Product Award 2018 for EqoBalance from Beaulieu Yarns

Polyolefin-Fasern Beaulieu Yarns, the global supplier of high-quality synthetic polyamide and polypropylene yarns, is the proud recipient of the Green Product Award 2018 Material category for its EqoBalance family of “biomass-balance” yarns. more

11. July 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Decathlon visiting RadiciGroup

The sustainability team of the well-known sports chain Decathlon made a stop at the Headquarters of RadiciGroup. more

05. July 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

RadiciGroup: strong growth in 2017

The RadiciGroup 2017 – with over 3,000 employees, companies in 16 countries and 33 sales and production units engaged in chemicals, plastics and synthetic fibers – recorded consolidated sales revenue of 1.147 Mill. Euros, a 20% increase over the prior financial year. more

03. July 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Longer range thanks to lightweight construction

Leichtbau bietet großes Marktpotenzial A 100 kilogram lighter car consumes around 0.5 liters less fuel per 100 km. With electric vehicles, the range increases accordingly. An Airbus A 320 requires 10,000 liters less kerosene per year if it weighs 100 kilograms less. more

15. June 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Trevira: investments at the Guben site

Standort Guben der Trevira GmbH Trevira GmbH’s owner Indorama Ventures has approved various large projects with a total sum of approx. 7.5 million euros at their Guben site in Germany. more

14. June 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

FiberVisions Expansion of Bicomponent Fiber in the US

FiberVisions Corporation, a subsidiary of Indorama Ventures, has received the approval of Indorama Ventures’ board to further expand its bicomponent fiber capacity in Covington, Georgia, USA. more

07. June 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Schlafhorst: new Vacuum Trash Cleaner for recycling yarns

Der neue VTC eingebaut in den Autocoro 9 The new Vacuum Trash Cleaner (VTC) from Schlafhorst is an innovative unit for the Autocoro 9. It improves automated cleaning of the rotor spinning machine and thus increases its profitability. more

29. May 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Dornbirn-GFC: Sustainable innovations are the guiding principle of the event

Dornbirn 2018 As idea- and network generator Dornbirn-GFC is a basic element in the appointment calendars of about 700 participants from 30 nations worldwide. more

28. May 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Lenzing invests in new capacities for Tencel Luxe

Tencel Luxe Lenzing will invest up to EUR 30 mn in a further pilot line at the Lenzing site. Basic engineering for construction of the new facility has already been initiated more

28. May 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

Oerlikon sales „Barmag Spinnzwirn“ to Starlinger

Angelika Huemer, Managing Partner of Starlinger & Co. GmbH, and Georg Stausberg, CEO of the Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment Oerlikon is putting greater focus on their core business of filament, staple fiber and nonwovens. more

28. May 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

FiberVisions Expansion of Bicomponent Fiber in the US

FiberVisions Corporation, a subsidiary of Indorama Ventures, has received the approval of Indorama Ventures’ board to further expand its bicomponent fiber capacity in Covington, Georgia, USA. more

17. May 2018 | Fibers & Filaments

DSM invests to increase global Dyneema production capacity

Royal DSM is investing to install additional new UD technology at its plant in Heerlen, the Netherlands, and its plant in Greenville, NC, U.S. and will also make improvements to existing production lines to expand Dyneema UD and Dyneema fiber capacity, incorporating the latest technologies. more

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