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Re-utilisation of waste water: Moving towards zero discharge
Re-utilisation of waste water: Moving towards zero discharge

Waste water recycling is the only holistic solution to the water scarcity and can meet the growing demand for good quality water even as water scarcity and pollution increases.

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Innovative concept in sectional warping

Completely automatic new generation sectional warper Robowarp MB3 from Prashant Group offers many unique features for the weavers.

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A new approach optimises “lotus effect” of soil-repellent textiles

Soil-repellent textiles that optimally utilise what is known as the “Lotus effect” seen in nature have been developed under the auspices of a joint research project of the BMWi [Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology] carried out by the Hohenstein Institute in Boennigheim and ITCF Denkendorf (AiF-No 15142 N/1).

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Assorted accessories for fabric quality improvement on fine gauge machines
Assorted accessories for fabric quality improvement on fine gauge machines

Now-a-days it is no longer possible to knit an even fault-free fabric without a positive feeder. It guarantees a consistent amount of yarn for all knitting systems, even yarn tension, avoidance of fabric press offs and a reduction of knitting faults and stripes.

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Embee’s ECMS-100N system for pretreatment
Embee’s ECMS-100N system for pretreatment

EMBEE’s NaOH Concentration Detecting Control System (ECMS-100N) is used in pretreatment of dyeing & printing and mercerizing line, carry through detecting online and continuum controlling of caustic soda concentration, to make the concentration stabilisation within the setting range.

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Spinning & Weaving
Effect of soft finishing on spinnability of hemp fibre
Effect of soft finishing on spinnability of hemp fibre

Soft finishing on hemp fibres can enhance their uniformity of length, flexibility, surface friction and moisture absorption, thereby improving the spinnability of the hemp fibres.

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Nonwovens & Technical Textiles
What the nonwovens & technical textiles sectors in India need?
What the nonwovens & technical textiles sectors in India need?

There is an emergent need to grow the converting sector, which will spearhead the growth of other segments of the nonwoven & technical textiles sectors in India.

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IFAI’s Advanced Textiles Conference at ITMA 2011 Barcelona

As if the largest textile machinery trade show wasn’t enough of a draw, participants at ITMA 2011 in Barcelona will have the opportunity to attend a very special technical textiles conference. The Industrial Fabric Association’s Advanced Textiles ’11 continues to be a unique and sought-out European/US platform on the future of technical textile applications.

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Good start in 2010 for Oerlikon Neumag

Shortly prior to this year's most important textile machinery exhibition ? the ITMA Asia in Shanghai, Oerlikon Neumag was looking back on a successful business in the BCF carpet yarn lines sector. Since the end of last year, the entire textile machinery sector has been experiencing a strong upswing.

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Trützschler Nonwovens gains market shares in China

A follow-up contract about a complete nonwovens installation was signed in China under the name of Trützschler Nonwovens. This installation will be delivered by the two companies ERKO Trützschler and FLEISSNER.

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OUTLOOK 2010 from Sept 22-24
OUTLOOK 2010 from Sept 22-24

OUTLOOK 2010, the World's premier Personal Care Products Conference, will be held from 22 - 24 September 2010 at the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus, Budapest, Hungary.

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Technical textiles & technologies meet at HIGHTEX 2010
Technical textiles & technologies meet at HIGHTEX 2010

The first and only fair in its field, HIGHTEX 2010 brought together the most important brands of technical textiles and nonwovens from Turkey and the world.

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AATCC's Forum on Multi-functional Materials

Discover new opportunities with the Advances in Multi-Functional Materials Symposium and NTC Forum. Find out about the latest and greatest technologies in multi-functional materials, with sessions concentrating on nanotechnologies, healthcare, protection, and performance materials. The symposium, sponsored by AATCC’s Materials interest group, will take place September 12 - 14 at the Hyatt Regency in Greenville, SC.

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Dyneema® fibre to bring in winds of change on clean energy
Dyneema® fibre to bring in winds of change on clean energy

Use of Dyneema® ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) fibre is helping to ensure that a major construction project to bring clean energy to millions of people in the UK moves ahead as efficiently and safely as possible.

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Super absorbent coolant technology at IIT Delhi
Super absorbent coolant technology at IIT Delhi

UK-based Technical Absorbents Ltd (TAL) first developed nonwoven coolant technology incorporating its Oasis Super Absorbent Fibre (Oasis SAF®) in 2005. Since then it has continued working with partners in the performance apparel industry to develop specific technologies that provide a cooling function.

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Gearing up for JEC Show Asia 2010
Gearing up for JEC Show Asia 2010

Consumption of composites in India is 2 kg per capita, and the potential for this is to go up to 10 kg per capita, said JEC President and Chief Executive Officer, Ms Frederique Mutel, while addressing a select media persons recently in Mumbai’s Trident Hotel in Nariman Point.

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Textile-reinforced rubber dam for watersheds
Textile-reinforced rubber dam for watersheds

Under the National Agricultural Innovation Project, recently a successful model of a rubber dam for watersheds has been developed by a team comprising senior scientists and officials of the consortium partners – Indian Rubber Manufacturers Research Association (IRMRA)-Thane, CIRCOT-Mumbai, Kusumgar Corporates-Mumbai and WTCER-DWM-Bhubaneswar.

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General
Economic challenges fail to dampen 2nd edition’s success
Economic challenges fail to dampen 2nd edition’s success

Thanks to a total turnout of 82,000 visitors from 94 countries for the 5 days, exhibitors were delighted with their participation at the recently-concluded ITMA Asia + CITME 2010.

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CW8-W ClassicWind™ stirs strong interest
CW8-W ClassicWind™ stirs strong interest

At this year's ITMA Asia in Shanghai SSM Schärer Schweiter Mettler AG -- the inventor of the electronic yarn traverse system -- presented its latest winding and singeing machines.

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Jakob Müller: High productivity in narrow fabrics
Jakob Müller: High productivity in narrow fabrics

Founded in Switzerland in 1887, Jakob Müller AG is the world leader in technology for the manufacture of woven and knitted tapes and webbing, woven labels, technical textiles, woven ropes, printed narrow fabrics, dyeing, make-up and winding machinery.

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New levels of performance in yarn hairiness testing
New levels of performance in yarn hairiness testing

Outstanding improvements in yarn hairiness measurement are offered by a new testing and classification instrument developed by Uster Technologies. The USTER ZWEIGLE HL400 operates at speeds eight times faster than existing systems, with unrivalled levels of measuring accuracy and repeatability.

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Dynamism & flexibility mark Bonas' jacquards
Dynamism & flexibility mark Bonas' jacquards

Today’s weaving industry demands dynamism and flexibility. Quality, of any Jacquard woven product, is paramount. High productivity, profit potential, design creativity and minimal overheads, virtue of low power consumption and high efficiency, are integral to satisfying one's customers.

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Küsters DyePad Basic – excellent value for money
Küsters DyePad Basic – excellent value for money

The new Küsters DyePad Basic with its deflection-controlled S-Roll technology dyes a wide range of articles in reproducible and premium quality. Ever since, the padder with the Küsters S-Roll is a reliable partner of the textile industry.

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The birth of Fong's Europe marks new sales strategy
The birth of Fong's Europe marks new sales strategy

The former THEN Maschinen GmbH was officially renamed as Fong's Europe GmbH in June 2010. In the following months, Fong's Europe GmbH will acquire all assets of Goller Textilmaschinen GmbH.

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Peass-Schlafhorst PPWA V1 gets good response
Peass-Schlafhorst PPWA V1 gets good response

Peass Industrial Engineers Ltd, manufacturers of most preferred Indian winding machine brand PS, participated at the ITMA ASIA + CITME 2010 in Shanghai to address the growing market of China with their state-of-the-art machines.

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ITEMA Weaving: ECO solutions in rapier
ITEMA Weaving: ECO solutions in rapier

ITEMA Weaving with its brands Sulzer Textil, Somet and Vamatex, presented its latest technical innovations on weaving machinery at ITMA ASIA + CITME. Among the widest range of weaving machines, accessories and services, ITEMA Weaving exhibited the Vamatex R880 rapier weaving machine for the very first time ever to public.

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PosiLeno®: Makes leno weaving doubly worthwhile

Leno weaving systems have a broad range of uses and are also being used increasingly in technical applications. This is resulting in attractive market potential. PosiLeno® -- the new simplified and flexible leno system from Groz-Beckert -- makes performance increases of more than 100 per cent possible, compared to conventional leno systems.

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Italian textile machinery industry focuses its latest proposals on sustainability
Italian textile machinery industry focuses its latest proposals on sustainability

At the ITMA ASIA + CITME 2010, Italian textile machinery manufacturers represented one of the largest foreign delegations: 115 exhibitors occupying a total surface area of about 4,000 square metres.

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Energy savings thanks to French textile machinery
Energy savings thanks to French textile machinery

The French Textile Machinery Manufacturers’ Association (UCMTF) has presented, during a seminar it organised for textile professionals and students, the spectacular energy savings achieved thanks to state-of-the-art machinery.

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With DOSORAMA HS, Tecnorama increases the dosing accuracy and speed in dyeing lab
With DOSORAMA HS, Tecnorama increases the dosing accuracy and speed in dyeing lab

At Shanghai, during ITMA ASIA 2010, Tecnorama showed its new revolutionary dosing machine DOSORAMA HS: the first of the new automatic lab dosing machinery generation.

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LMW brings to light “innovations & value creation”
LMW brings to light “innovations & value creation”

Lakshmi Machine Works Ltd participated in a magnificent way at ITMA ASIA + CITME 2010, in which it displayed novelty in technologies for spinning.

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Progress in non-conventional yarn manufacturing systems
Progress in non-conventional yarn manufacturing systems

The commercial, successful non-conventional yarn manufacturing machines have incorporated numerous innovations and developments on the machines that lead to improved yarn quality and power saving.

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What textile managers should know to succeed?
What textile managers should know to succeed?

For an organisation to create and sustain success, a complete system has to be built which allows development, and maintains itself.

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