All the Latest Information from the Textile World
This is our third Online Newsletter, bringing you the very latest news and information. We hope you have a lot of pleasure reading it.
To begin with, some good news: In the wake of the global recession, business has continued to pick up in numerous sectors. The majority of our customers are reporting higher levels of orders received, and Groz-Beckert was also able to pick up steam during the fiscal year. Our joint task now is to ensure that this trend is emphatically continued.
Discover the world of Groz-Beckert - there's no better time to do so!
Dr. Thomas Lindner
Chairman of Executive Board
New Potential in the World of Composites
Fiber-reinforced composites, known as composites for short, are becoming increasingly widespread - and quite often consist of glass, carbon or Aramid fiber on the basis of reinforcement textiles. With Groz-Beckert and the new Technology and Development Centre (TEZ), textile machine producers and users are being given new opportunities to make full use of the potential offered by this future market.
The Albini Group, headquartered in Albino (Bergamo), Italy and with various production locations in South of Italy, the Czech Republic and Egypt, is one of the world's leading manufacturers of high-class quality shirting.
Effective and gentle: the OPTIFIL® thread eye
A special design for a successful application. Find out all about the key advantages of the OPTIFIL® thread eye from Groz-Beckert - and how you can benefit from it in daily practice.
Perfecting the Art of Filter Felt Production
Filter felts are highly complex technical products, and their production demands a correspondingly high degree of know-how. The needles used in this process also have to be precisely adapted to the special requirements of the filters. This is where Groz-Beckert comes in.
Filtering Out the Best – An Overview of Filter Technology
We encounter filters in many places: as coffee-filters or cigarette filters, as drinking-water filters, or as air filters on vacuum cleaners or technical devices - and most recently, in mid-2010, an entirely new type of oil filter was invented by a German nonwovens producer. The following article provides an overview of the numerous aspects of modern textile filters.
Customer Portrait: GEBR. RÖDERS AG
With its innovative solutions, GEBR. RÖDERS AG in Soltau is a globally acclaimed and leading partner in the market for sophisticated technical textiles - and has been for more than 150 years. Alongside filter felts and needle felt liners, the company's product portfolio today also includes felts for the most diverse technical applications in industry, including design objects as well as high-quality shoe uppers.
New tufting needle improves artificial turf production
The production of artificial turf for sports applications and for landscape design is the fastest-growing sector worldwide in the tufted floor covering sector. Under the name of SAN-S Groz-Beckert will be offering a specially developed product here, rounding off its gauge parts tufting range and giving you not only higher machine speeds but also outstanding product quality!
Visit the Texprocess in May 2011 in Frankfurt am Main
As the key international trade fair for the processing of textiles and flexible materials, Texprocess will be celebrating its premiere in May 2011.
Preserving Partnerships – Authorised Distribution Partners
Groz-Beckert has a worldwide network of sales subsidiaries, exclusive representations and committed distribution partners and thus offers protection from product piracy.