Aurora Specialty Textiles wins VIA awards

May 6, 2021  |  Company News, News

For the second year in a row, Aurora Specialty Textiles Group has won awards for outstanding business and manufacturing practices from the Valley Industrial Association (VIA), which represents the manufacturing industry in the Fox Valley region of Illinois, a large industrial hub outside Chicago and…
Call for candidates: IFAI board positions

May 5, 2021  |  IFAI news, News

The Leadership Development Committee of the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) is looking for individuals with strong leadership skills to fill the following positions.
Conde Denim to produce 3 million pounds of OCS certified cotton

May 5, 2021  |  Company News, News

Cone Denim, a global leader in denim authenticity and sustainable innovation, announced that it is on track to produce nearly 3 million pounds of certified OCS cotton in the production of Cone’s organic denim collection by the end of 2021. The Organic Content Standard (OCS) is an international, vo…
Sound absorption and light in one package

May 4, 2021  |  Products

SONEX® Lumen Linear Absorbers deliver a sleek, modern appearance, excellent sound absorption and diffused secondary LED lighting. This new product can be combined with the SONEX Linear Absorbers and are available in a wide range of standard and custom sizes and colors.
Protective clothing conference

May 4, 2021  |  Events, News

German textile testing, certification and research company Hohenstein will host the 9th European Conference on Protective Clothing (ECPC) May 10-12, 2021, in Stuttgart, Germany. The conference may also be live-streamed.
Funk joins Herculite

May 3, 2021  |  Company News, News

Herculite Products Inc., an innovator and manufacturer of high performance and custom fabrics, has hired Pamela Funk as manager of human resources.
WEB-EXTRA: Creating ‘The Canyon’

May 1, 2021  |  Fabric Architecture, Markets

For the new terminal complex at the Salt Lake City International Airport, a specially commissioned public art installation involved architectural fabric. The visually stunning fabric sculpture “The Canyon” by public artist Gordon Heuther was accomplished by a dedicated team of fabric engineers a…
2021 Specialty Fabrics Showcase, Part 2

May 1, 2021  |  Feature, Specialty Fabrics Showcase

wnings, tents, shade sails, marine upholstery, protective gear, furniture: regardless of the end product, the fabric needs to perform in harsh conditions while looking good, keeping the planet green and fitting into a client’s budget. For our two-part annual showcase, we asked contributors to send…