Within the frame of a strategic company modernization program, Kurskhimvolokno, a major Russian player in the polyamide industrial yarn industry, recently increased its capacity by more than 30%. Trützschler Switzerland had been selected again to implement the project. This repeat order of a larger number of Trützschler’s symTTec spinning positions confirms the long-term and successful cooperation between the two companies.
The industrial and technical yarns of the new extrusion lines fulfil the requirements of various high demanding end applications such as tire cord. The yarn’s tenacity can reach 88-90 cN/tex, the production runs smoothly with very high efficiency. The high quality of the product enables Kurskhimvolokno to strengthen its market share and to acquire new customers in Russia and abroad.
Kurskhimvolokno Ltd is a leading Russian company in the market of man-made fibres. It provides numerous enterprises in Russia and worldwide with a wide range of industrial yarn for high-tec applications like tyre cord, industrial fabrics, ropes, conveying belts and other technical products. Kurskhimvolokno is integrated in the OJSC KuibyshevAzot Group of companies, the biggest producer of caprolactam and nylon chips in Russia and one of the leaders in the market of chemicals in the word.
With about 3000 employees, Trützschler is one of the world’s leading textile machinery manufacturer. Trützschler specialises in machines, installations and accessories for spinning preparation, the nonwovens and man-made fiber industry. The headquarters of the more than 125 year old company is located in Mönchengladbach, Germany. Sites in Germany, USA, Brazil, India, China and Switzerland, as well as a number of service centres, provide customer proximity in the important textile processing areas.
Since November 2012 Trützschler Man-Made Fibers in Switzerland is bundling decades of experience in development, design and construction of spinning lines for carpet (BCF) as well as industrial yarns.