Competence Center

The Nonwovens Competence Center

Allimand Interweb Nonwovens Competence Center is :

  • A complete line to develop high-tech products
  • An innovation center for new technologies

Glens Falls, NY Location

Already processed on the pilot line:

  • Raw materials such as:
    • Cellulose pulps
    • Long fibers: Abaca, Flax, hemp, kenaf, …
    • Synthetic fibers: PP, PET, PA
    • Viscose rayon and derivates
    • High-tech fibers: aramids, PTFE, composite fibers
    • Mineral fibers: ceramic glass, microglass, rock wool
  • Basis weight range from 9 g/m² to 3200 g/m²

Pilot line configuration

  • Complete stock preparation: Pulper, Refiner
  • Inclined wire with double layer headbox
  • Secondary headbox
  • Spunlace Unit
  • Rotoformer
  • Saturator
  • Wire parts with transfer felt
  • Suction press
  • TAD
  • Yankee dryer
  • Reel
  • Complete laboratory for quality control