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Friday
Aug022019

STFI: New CORNET project 3Dknit

In the new CORNET project 3Dknit „Novel upholstery materials based on 3D weft knitted fabrics“ STFI and Forschungskuratorium Textil e.V. (FKT) will continue the fruitful cooperation with the Czech company SINTEX a.s. and the Czech cluster organisation CLUTEX. Objective of the project is the development of new types of upholstered seat cover material based on 3D weft knitted fabrics that ensure permanent compressive elasticity, low wear and good physiological comfort properties. One main task of the project is the lamination and finishing of these pressure-elastic substrates while maintaining the specific shape and cushioning function.

More info at www.stfi.de
 

Friday
Aug022019

ITA Academy wins 2nd prize at the Digital Leader Award 2019, category "Culture”

MOn 27 June 27 2019 the ITA Academy from Aachen, Germany, was awarded second prize in the Digital Leader Award 2019 in the category "Culture" in Berlin, Germany. The ITA Academy won the prize for its contribution "Digital Capability Center Aachen - Experience Digital Transformation Live".
"Our mission is to train industry professionals and executives in terms of digital transformation," reports ITA Academy Managing Director Nicolina Praß. "The target group for further training at the ITA Academy are industrial companies who want to successfully master the digital transformation in production environment".
Since 2016, the Digital Leader Award has been presented to Germany's best digitization projects and the teams and leaders behind them across all industries
For more information please click here

Friday
Aug022019

CETI: Inauguration of CETI’s new Recycling Platform on September 19th

Inauguration of CETI’s new Recycling Platform on September 19th in Tourcoing, France.Two years of research and development were needed to develop this unprecedented prototyping platform dedicated to short fibers that complements CETI's Sustainable Development offer. More than two hundred professional are expected. The number of places being limited, I invite you to confirm your registration by email at contact@ceti.com.
For more information please click here

Wednesday
Jul032019

STFI: STFI at the world's largest textile machinery fair ITMA

At the world's largest textile machinery fair ITMA, which took place from 20th to 26th June in Barcelona, the Saxon Textile Research Institute (STFI) was represented with current project at the booths of several German industrial research partners.

This includes the project optiformTex for the production of fiber composite components for the automotive industry, in which the STFI participates together with the companies Dilo Systems, Volkswagen and Sachsenleinen and the Chemnitz University of Technology.

In another project, digiTEX-PRO, a machine concept for the digital equipment of textile surfaces has been developed by the STFI, the textile machine manufacturer Suchy, the company Druckprozess, the chemical factory Zschimmer & Schwarz and the regional textile supplier Pfand. This newly developed concept was exhibited with a machine demonstrator for the first time to the wider public. 

Fore more information click here

Wednesday
Jul032019

DITF: TCBL Final Project Conference

The TCBL Project (with DITF as partner) recently held its annual event in Iasi Romania: FASHION FORWARD: Connecting Patterns for Sustainability.
Click the following picture to see the summary video.
Find out the presentations at https://tcbl.eu/tcbl2019 and the video here