Picanol inaugurates new training centre in Ieper
Inaugurated by Geert Bourgeois, Minister-President of the Government of Flanders, the new training centre measures about 600 m¦ and also houses a guest centre and several meeting rooms.
Weaving terry towel: Easy with Staubli Jacquard
An electronic Jacquard machine allows many ways to set the shed openings, and a harness can be leveled either this way or the other. However, achieving optimal quality when weaving a specific type of fabric on a specific weaving machine requires suitable equipment and proper setting of these parameters.
Picanol to organise open house in Korea
Picanol, technological market leader in both airjet and rapier weaving machines, organised an open house in Daegu (Korea) from 6-8 October 2014. This event, which is aimed at Korean weavers, will see Picanol demonstrating its latest rapier technology
ITEMA sells 12% more weaving machines
Itema, the leading global provider of advanced weaving solutions, announced financial results for the first half of 2014 (H1 2014) exceeding expectations and register-ing a further growth to the already spectacular results of 2013.
Uniqueness of Kanchis silk sarees
Kanchipuram is famous for two things - temple and silk. The traditional silk saree weaving industry of Kanchipuram is believed to be of time immemorial origin, writes R Haripriya and VR Giri Dev. Spirituality, secularism, culture, tradition, temples, worship have been divinely connected with the holy silk sarees of Kanchi.
SAFIR S30 for mobile, automatic drawing in
StSublis SAFIR S30 automatic drawing-in machine is a mobile drawing-in machine that travels along the stationary warp beam as it draws the filament yarn into the healds and reed.
JL 65/1 B Fashion strikes a new chord
The lace shown is full of surprises. At first glance, it appears opulent and hand-made but, on closer inspection, it has a filigree look, especially in the filled-in pattern areas.