The flame resistant (FR) textiles brand Westex by Milliken & Company, Spartanburg, SC/USA, and high-performance fiber producer Teijin Aramid BV, Arnhem/Netherlands, have announced a joint technology and commercial partnership for Southeast Asia and Australasia.
As a result of the partnership, Westex by Milliken and Teijin Aramid present the aramid FR fabric Westex Synergy Pro. Compliant to NFPA 2112 and NFPA 70E, and certified to EN ISO 11611 and EN ISO 11612 for oil and gas industry flash fire hazards, this fabric offers a high comfort level in a protective aramid fabric for daily wear FR apparel.
Westex Synergy Pro features very good softness and 6 times better moisture-wicking capabilities compared to other leading aramid FR fabrics. Available in a variety of colors and in 160 and 200 g/m² weights, the fabric makes FR daily wear uniforms a simple and attractive safety solution for the Asia Pacific oil and gas industry.