;
Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Karl Mayer part of India's VDMA symposium & Tricot Circle
Karl Mayer part of India's VDMA symposium & Tricot Circle
07
Jun '18
Courtesy: Karl Mayer
Courtesy: Karl Mayer
Karl Mayer participated in the VDMA symposium and held its Tricot Circle event in India. The VDMA conference titled ‘German Technology meets Indian Textiles and Nonwovens’ took place on May 15 and 16, 2018 in Mumbai. Tricot Circle events showcased latest developments in warp knitting on May 17, 2018 in Daman and on May 18, 2018, in Amritsar, in India.

The VDMA Symposium in India included 36 application-oriented papers presented by more than 30 well-known companies. Karl Mayer displayed its TERRY.ECO concept for warp knitting. This system for the ecological and economical production of terry goods went down well with the visitors. There were about 100 delegates in the auditorium, including many representatives from weaving companies.

The third Tricot Circle held by Karl Mayer was well attended by just under 135 delegates. The focal topics of the event were the possibilities offered by high-speed tricot machines for designing a wide variety of apparel fabrics and for producing terry goods. Many warp knitting companies in India are concentrating on producing embroidery grounds and simple fabrics for saris. However, the HKS 4-M EL can do so much more than that, as Klaus Schulze showed in his lecture. This specialist in textile product development at Karl Mayer demonstrated various transparent fabrics featuring different mesh patterns in the ground and superimposed geometric designs produced by the versatile HKS model.

A new collection of designs produced on the HKS 3-M also attracted a great deal of attention. The lightweight, voile-like fabrics were particularly eye-catching, thanks to their fine, transparent ground and dense, striped pattern blocks, and gave the visitors ideas on how to use the potential of their machines even more effectively. The HKS 3-M is already extremely well established in India.

As another highlight, Klaus Schulze demonstrated the possibilities of producing warp-knitted terry fabrics. The TM 4-TS EL is particularly interesting for this textile nation. The delegates were also interested in a paper describing a beach towel made from a double-face fabric with a cotton side for drying and a side made from polyester microfibres with cut-open loops and a colour-printed design for lying on.

Other topics also generated great deal of interest and raised many questions, including innovative textile products manufactured on the HKS machine range for the athleisure sector, intelligently designed, stylish RSJ fabrics for sportswear and leisurewear, and Karl Mayer’s virtual showroom. (GK)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

Government notifies 207 HSN Codes as technical textiles

Textiles | On 19th Jan 2019

Government notifies 207 HSN Codes as technical textiles

The government of India has notified 207 HSN Codes as technical...

Two US senators introduce Cambodian Trade Act of 2019 bill

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Jan 2019

Two US senators introduce Cambodian Trade Act of 2019 bill

Two US senators recently introduced the Cambodian Trade Act of 2019...

Rwanda to open silk factory in Kigali in Feb

Textiles | On 19th Jan 2019

Rwanda to open silk factory in Kigali in Feb

Rwanda will open a new silk factory in February at the Kigali Special ...

Interviews View All

Poojaa Kumar Deepak, Zeven

Poojaa Kumar Deepak
Zeven

Zeven's performance sports apparel is designed for the Indian body type,...

Darshan Mehta, Infinium Polychem

Darshan Mehta
Infinium Polychem

We are spending double digit figures on R&D

Cyril Pereira, Reed Exhibitions India, organiser of Asian Machine Tool Exhibition 2016

Cyril Pereira
Reed Exhibitions India, organiser of Asian Machine Tool Exhibition 2016

'Major problem in the textile machinery manufacturing industry is the lack ...

Karen Lou,

Karen Lou

Australia-based Sunseeker has been creating swimwear since 1970. Sunseeker ...

Gagan Gulati,

Gagan Gulati

PG Silk Mills Private Limited had a humble start with a hand-dyeing unit....

Carolin Russ,

Carolin Russ

Weko, Weitmann & Konrad GmbH & Co KG, based in south Germany, is...

Andreas Lukas, Andritz Nonwoven

Andreas Lukas
Andritz Nonwoven

With forces in engineering and process development, Andritz Nonwoven...

Johan Berlin, Investkonsult Sweden AB

Johan Berlin
Investkonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB are consultants in the nonwoven and absorbent...

Daniel Kaye, RocketLife

Daniel Kaye
RocketLife

<div>RocketLife, an award-winning developer of breakthrough visual...

Mike Hoffman, Gildan Activewear SRL

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Judy Frater, Somaiya Kala Vidya

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Wendell Rodricks, Wendell Rodricks

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


January 2019

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search