Technical Textiles


With more than 500 product launches during this year’s show, Jec World remains the preferred venue to introduce new products to the global market. © Jec World

23/05/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Jec World surpassing all expectations

The global composites community reunited at Jec World 2022 on May 3rd to 5th for three busy days of innovation, networking and knowledge sharing. By  Editorial staff

The ORW technique is especially suitable to produce multi-axial fabrics for technical textiles. © Iprotex

20/05/2022 – Techtextil: Iprotex

Techtextil: Iprotex

ORW technology to produce multi-axial fabrics

The Open Reed Weave (ORW) technology makes it possible to feed additional threads into the weaving process using special thread guides. By  Sibylle Michel

Alexander Gächter, Head of Sales, is convinced that Dyntex can make another important contribution to a circular economy with its innovative functional fabrics. © Katharina Lampelmayer

17/05/2022 – Recycling


Functional textiles made of recycled car tyres

Dyntex, a developer and manufacturer of functional materials based in Bregenz, Austria, offers premium fabrics made from recycled car tyres. By  Sibylle Michel

Rivercyclon is up to 40% lighter than PVC coated alternatives. © Rivertex

16/05/2022 – Techtextil: Rivertex

Techtextil: Rivertex

Sustainable alternative to PVC coated fabrics

Rivertex Technical fabrics Group has developed Rivercyclon, a non-toxic, recyclable, lightweight and cost effective alternative to PVC coated fabrics. By  Sibylle Michel

The extensive portfolio of efi Reggiani printers give users fast and complete solutions across a broad range of textile applications. © Efi

13/05/2022 – Printing


The world’s fastest digital textile printer?

The upgrade of the Efi Reggiani Bolt printer drastically increased file processing speed by up to 200%. By  Editorial staff

ESS2-13490: 90% rec PES 10% Roica EF. The item presents a “fishbone” structure in the front-side, while keeping a smooth surface on the back. The polyester is recycled and GRS certified, adding sustainable credentials to the fabric. © Asahi Kasei

The SS 2023 collection of Ecosensor by Asahi Kasei Advance is made of high-tech fabrics implementing new-generation values, with the aim of keeping nature, ... By  Editorial staff

The CMS 503 ki is as easy to handle as ever and operates with high reliability. © Stoll

11/05/2022 – Knitting


New knitting machine for the volume market

Stoll completes its product range for the volume market with a new CMS model. The necomer called CMS 503 ki has three knitting systems. By  Sibylle Michel