First jointly developed range of high performance work wear fabrics
At Techtexil 2013 (June 11 – 13 in Frankfurt, Germany) Schoeller Textil AG (hall 3.1/E71) and Klopman International (hall 3.1/E78) will launch the first range of the jointly developed high performance work wear fabrics marketed as synergoTM, offering a new dimension in fabric for today’s working world
The new fabric is emphasising on function, protection and comfort. It satisfies a multitude of functional requirements and combines a choice of unique features for the most demanding end-use applications within work- and corporate wear and PPE sector, including uniforms, military and police clothing.
synergoTM fabrics include stretch (EME LYCRA® T400® fibre from Invista, or 2- and 4-way stretch fabrics using high quality elastane yarns), soft shell and laminated options, specific developments for use as reinforcements, all enhanced with a selection of additional specialised finishing technologies such as 3XDY®, ecorepel®, NanoSphere® and coldblack®. SynergoTM multipro fabrics offer highest levels of EN accredited protection for workers in multi-risk areas (several hazards), for instance from heat and flame or uncontrolled discharge from static build-up. High visibility option, certified to EN 471, are also available for extra safety in low light conditions or other risk areas.
According to Antonia A. Gatti, Business Manager of schoeller ®-works stated: “With synergoTM we are bringing together the combined knowledge of two strong partners. As we are facing the challenge of increasing standards and requirements in the working world, the new product provides solutions with accredited safety”.
German Klopman International was established in 1968 (specialty fabrics manufacturer) and has gained experience and expertise in fabric manufacturing, dyeing and finishing, based on continuous investment in state-of-the.art technology. The company is, according to in-house information, Europ’s leading manufacturer of polyester/cotton fabrics as well as special blends for the image work wear, protective wear and corporate wear markets.