Itema is set to display latest textile machines at ITMA Asia + CITME 2018, in hall 3, booth C25. Itema is one of the world’s leading suppliers of quality, high-performance weaving machinery, and support services to the industry, based in Italy. The international textile machinery exhibition will be held from October 15-19, 2018, in Shanghai, China.
The second generation of the Itema denim-dedicated rapier weaving machine, the R95002 denim will be exhibited for the first time in China for the benefit of Asia-Pacific weavers. ITMA Asia visitors will see first-hand the extraordinary advantages provided to denim weavers by the R95002 denim, Itema said in a press release.
Produced and assembled in the Itema manufacturing plant in China, the R9000 comes at ITMA Asia in a fully revamped version by borrowing some of the latest Second Generation technological advancements implemented on the Itema R95002 denim. The R90002 on show at ITMA Asia – weaving a fashion apparel style – is equipped with the Itema FPA – Free Positive Approach weft transfer which - due to no guiding elements in the shed – ensures superior versatility. Furthermore, the R90002 will run with the Stäubli dobby 2678 providing enhanced speed and superior machine’s performances.
The R9500terry, the champion of the worldwide high-end terry weaving market comes to ITMA Asia fully loaded with its famous and unique advantages and will weave a heavy bath mat style to show its unparalleled textile versatility and superior fabric quality.
Itema will also display the R9500 in the widest weaving width of its range, 540cm. The continuous roll-out of customised special versions tailored for technical fabrics, as well as dedicated devices for each application, make the R9500 by Itema the perfect machine for the manufacture of the full range of technical textiles.
On the airjet side, ITMA Asia will be the stage for two Itema airjet machines, the A9500 weaving an apparel fabric and the A9500p weaving a bottom weight fabric. The A9500p on display during the upcoming ITMA Asia will be equipped with all the outstanding technological advancements which make this machine the most innovative airjet in the playground, including the Itema Double Tandem Nozzles which provide superior fabric quality and significant cost savings. Moreover, an absolute key improvement for the benefit of apparel and fashion fabrics weavers will be exhibited on the A9500 - 280cm - on show. The machine will be equipped with the new Pneumatic Tuckers for 10mm selvedges which ensure a superior fabric quality and represent a substantial added value for weavers.
The company will also feature its spare parts and after-sales support: fast and reliable service when it comes to offering customers peace of mind through high-quality replacement parts, customised upgrade kits to optimise machine performance, and retrofit latest Itema innovations on existing looms, electric, electronic and mechanic repairs to give new life to looms, as well as training to ensure Itema weavers get the most out of their weaving machines.
In hall 3, booth E9, Lamiflex representatives will be on hand to demonstrate the most comprehensive portfolio of original flexible rapier tapes, sprocket wheels, and other accessories on the market. (GK)
Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India