Andritz: New batt forming line for stitchbond...

New batt forming line for stitchbonding in South Africa

(Source: Andritz)
(Source: Andritz)

A new batt forming line has been successfully started up at Romatex Home Textiles (Pty) Ltd, Cape Town/South Africa, for the production of Maliwatt products used in a wide range of applications.  

The line from international technology group Andritz AG, Graz/Austria, mixes an aXcess card and an eXcelle crosslapper. The batt forming equipment for the stitchbonding processes is used to make Maliwatt, Malivlies and quilting. This addresses a variety of applications, including automotive, household, bedding, roofing, footwear, medical filtration, wipes, and many others.

Romatex is one of the largest household textile manufacturers in South Africa.

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