& mechanical protection

Our tried-and-tested technical nonwovens offer protection and resistance against hazards.

Delivering puncture-, cut-, slash- and abrasion-resistance, dimensional stability and mechanical strength, our nonwovens are designed and manufactured to satisfy the specific requirements of end-users.

Key applications:
  • Cut- and puncture-proof clothing, vests and gloves,
  • Vandal-proofing,
  • Safety and sports shoes, puncture-proof soles, anti-abrasion pads,
  • Protection against impacts, anti-trauma layers, anti-fragmentation for military applications, etc.
Properties and process:
  • Fibres: para-aramid (pAR), high-performance polyethylene (HPPE) polyamide, polypropylene, polyester, etc.
  • Multilayer construction: nonwovens, woven or knitted fabrics (aramid, HPPE, glass, stainless steel, etc.), scrims (stainless steel, glass, etc.), foam, etc.
  • Assembly process: needle-punching, lamination, stitching.
  • Finishing process: calendering, chemical treatment (water-repellent, oil-repellent, antibacterial).
  • Formats: rolls, formats...

Would you like to develop a new application, or a new use thanks to a smart performance nonwoven in order to provide the suitable response to a specific need? 

Let’s talk!