Name of the organization: NIEDERHEIN
Location: Moenchengladbach, Germany
Contact person: Prof.Dr. Anne Schwarz-Pfeiffer
Type of organization: University of Applied Sciences

The Research Institute for Textile and Clothing of the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences (FTB) has a strong focus on technical textiles, their production and application due to its traditional textile technology background.
Lab and research facilities cover the whole textile processing chain:

  • spinning technologies (e.g. ring and friction spinning)
  • weaving
  • warp and weft knitting
  • braiding
  • 3D modeling and prototyping, 3D body scanner
  • laser cutting
  • sewing, welding, bonding
  • finishing and functionalization via slot die coating for yarn and fabric, dip-, knife- and spray coating, screen-, ink-/valve jet- and dispenser- as well as 3D-printing
  • accredited testing lab

Posted on

22 May, 2019