Archroma, Pakistan university establish ongoing textile research relationship

The five-year pact with National Textile University formalises the collaboration. Under a memorandum of understanding with the National Textile University in Pakistan, Archroma, a global supplier of colour and specialty chemicals and NTU will explore innovations in textile research with an eye toward helping the textile industry align with evolving global requirements. The five-year pact…

PCIAW Textiles at Frankfurt

Textiles: High tech from materials to machines

Textiles are to be found in almost every part of everyday life. The biggest ever editions of the world’s leading international trade fairs for the sector, Techtextil and Texprocess, will be spotlighting the functions of textiles, especially technical textiles and ways in which textiles are processed at Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre. Transport pods for…

PCIAW Klopman fabrics

Klopman to unveil new fabrics at Techtextil 2019

Sustainability and quality are the keywords characterising the range being featured by Klopman, a leading European company in workwear fabrics, at TECHTEXTIL 2019 that opens today in Frankfurt. To further emphasise its vocation as a sustainable company and to promote a virtuous attitude among its customers, Klopman will give its visitors flower seeds as part…

PCIAW | Devan launches two new sustainable technologies

Devan launches two new sustainable technologies

Textile innovator Devan Chemicals will launch two new technologies at the upcoming Techtextil show in Frankfurt (May 14-17). Bio-flam, a bio-based flame retardant product and Odour Breakdown, a wash durable, non-biological odour control solution. As tradition goes, every two years Devan participates in Techtextil, the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens. In…

PCIAW sustainability by hydroforming

Improving industrial sustainability through Hydroforming

Companies across all industries are increasingly trying to balance incorporating more sustainable manufacturing practices while keeping production costs low.  For those manufacturing components out of metal, hydroforming offers a solution to both enhance sustainability and maintain the bottom line. Whereas other component production methods may require welding various pieces of metal together to form complex…