12/20/2005 - Success for SPUNJET

Rieter Perfojet has sold a complete Spunjet line to HydroSpun Nonwoven GmbH (Germany) . This important step toward the industrialization of the Spunjet technology, will be enhanced by a close collaboration between the two companies in order to develop Spunjet fabrics for the applications of the nonwoven market.

Rieter Perfojet and HydroSpun towards future nonwovens

Since years, HydroSpun has acquired a sales force into the European nonwoven market. Integrating Spunbond and Spunlace processes, Rieter Perfojet has developed unique nonwovens fabrics, called Spunjet. Thanks to this collaboration Spunjet will tackle the market, offering unrivalled characteristics such as tensile strength, softness, hand and bulkiness.  

Rieter Group

Rieter Group operates internationally, developing and producing sophisticated systems for the textile and automotive industries. In fiscal 2004 Rieter generated sales of CHF 3'173 million with some 13'500 employees worldwide. The Textile Systems Division accounted for CHF 1'176 million and the Automotive Systems Division for CHF 1'979 million of this total sales.  

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