Groz-Beckert will exhibit at ANEX 2018 for the first time in the product sectors of felting and carding. (Hall 1, Booth 330) ANEX 2018 will be held from June 6th to 8th at Tokyo Big Sight, East. In the felting product sector, Groz-Beckert will be presenting as a highlight its latest contribution to the spunlace industry. The HyTec P jet strip for mechanical bonding of nonwovens is used, among other things, for manufacturing products for the hygiene and medical fields. In carding, the focus will be on performance enhancements and raw material savings with the two high-performance worker and doffer wires, SiroLock and EvoStep.
Shingoshu Co., Ltd. based in Nagahama, Shiga Prefecture (Japan) supplies waterproof/moisture-permeable sheets and other housing materials. Its waterproof/moisture-permeable sheets are made by laminating a nonwoven fabric and film together, and they have gained a high reputation not only in terms of technology but also cost. Using these superior factors to advantage, the company hopes to proactively advance into a number of new sectors in the future, such as automotive interior materials and civil engineering applications. Founded in 1947, the company started with the sales of Japanese and machine-made paper, and later advanced into the production of corrugated cardboard. It first became involved in nonwovens in 1989. While dealing in curing […]
Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 65.72% stake in Avgol Industries 1953 Ltd., an Israel-listed global manufacturer for a sum of US$1.62 per share. Avgol has six production sites globally in Israel, the U.S., Russia, China and India, with a combined production capacity of 203,000 ton/year and employing 900 employees worldwide. The transaction is expected to be completed during the second half of 2018, subject to regulatory approvals. Avgol is the third largest manufacturer of nonwovens for hygiene applications in the world, and holds a global market share of 10%. Its high-performance nonwoven fabrics are used by leading manufacturers of baby diapers, […]