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Techtextil ’17: Karl Mayer to exhibit technical textiles solutions

Karl Mayer, a leading warp knitting machinery manufacturer, is set to display latest technology for the production of technical textiles at the upcoming Techtextil exhibition, which will be held from 9-12 May in Frankfurt, Germany. The focus of the manufacturer will be on the growing demand for textile-reinforced concrete as well as the company will also showcase solutions for other technical applications such as functional clothing for the sports and athleisure sectors. Jochen Schmidt, Managing […]

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Cifra announces investment plans for Karl Mayer knitting machines

Leading Italian warp knit seamless specialist Cifra SpA has announced plans to invest in new Karl Mayer RDPJ 6/2 EL double needle bar jacquard machines in 24 gauges to meet increasing demand for its seamless products. Investment plans have not yet been disclosed and said to be out once both companies finalize it. During a recent visit to Nippon Mayer, the Japanese subsidiary of the Karl Mayer Group, Cifra SpA CEO Cesare Citterio, said, “We […]

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Karl Mayer to celebrate 80 years of innovations

Karl Mayer, which offers perfect solutions for warp knitting, warp preparation for weaving and technical textiles, will host a series of events and in-house shows to celebrate its 80-year anniversary in 2017. “We will organize various in-house shows for our business partners, giving them an insight into the future of textile development and production technology,” said Arno Gärtner, Karl Mayer’s Chief Executive Officer, adding, “Almost two years after the last ITMA we will show our […]

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Open Hybrid LabFactory installs new multi-axial knitting machine

Taking technology to a new level, Open Hybrid Lab Factory has installed modified multi-axial warp knitting machine powered by a leading German textile machinery giant – Karl Mayer, which is further developing this machine to enable fibre-reinforced constructions to suit the direction of force to be mass-produced. Open Hybrid Lab Factory, the lightweight construction campus, was officially opened in   Wolfs burg on September 22, 2016 and is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education […]

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Karl Mayer set to upgrade its showrooms in Germany

Karl Mayer Technische Textilien has been on a technical upgradation spree since May 2016, starting with upgrading a showroom in Chemnitz, Germany and will end with a showroom equipped with high-tech machines in Naila, Bavaria, Germany ready by the end of 2016. The company invested 5 million Euros in setting up the machine technology. The showroom in Chemnitz houses weft-insertion warp knitting machines and a biaxial warp knitting machine whereas, Naila is the first showcase […]

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ITME India: Karl Mayer to exhibit latest innovations

Karl Mayer, leading warp knitting machinery manufacturer, will be showcasing the company’s latest innovations in warp knitting, warp preparation and technical textiles at the India ITME International Textile Machinery Exhibition, to be held from 3rd to 8th December 2016 in Mumbai, India. It will showcase HKS 3-M, fourth generation of high-performance tricot machines, and HKS 4-M EL, the high-speed all-rounder expanding patterning possibilities and productivity which is said to be highly efficient due to the […]

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Karl Mayer establishes new Development Centre in Japan

Karl Mayer, the leading warp knitting machinery manufacturer, has opened its new Development Centre in Fukui, Japan, which focuses on warp-knitted spacer fabrics, a three-dimensional knitted fabric consisting of two separate knitted substrates which have spacer yarns in the middle. An indispensable feature with technical and semi-technical applications, warp-knitted spacer fabrics provide comfort and padding to car seats and sports shoes, along with making mattress assemblies breathable and comfortable. These functional textiles are produced on […]

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Karl Mayer’s tricot machine enables one-piece seamless bra

A warp-knitted charmeuse fabric, produced on Karl Mayer’s HKS 2-SE machine, has been used to develop a one-piece seamless bra, which is now gaining traction in the Chinese lingerie business, reports the company. According to the manufacturer, this popular lingerie item owes its success to its special design as it is produced with virtually no seams, claims to be practically invisible and comfortable under clothing, and has no friction points. The fabric produced on Karl […]

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ITMA ASIA + CITME ’16: Karl Mayer to present new warp preparation machine

At the upcoming edition of ITMA ASIA + CITME, slated to be held from October 21-25 in China, Karl Mayer, a leading warp knitting machinery manufacturer, will showcase its latest innovation – DS Opto-EC, a warp preparation machine that combines sectional warping in weaving preparation with direct warping in warp knitting preparation on the basis of a universal hybrid principle. This results in maximum flexibility and economic viability when producing warp beams for warp knitting. […]

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Karl Mayer to unveil super-fast elastic machine at Febratex ’16

Karl Mayer, a leading manufacturer of warp knitting machinery, will exhibit its latest technology –super-fast HKS 2-SE elastic machine, with a high speed of 4400 RPM at the upcoming textile industry trade fair – Febratex scheduled to be held from 9-12 August, 2016 in Blumenau, Brazil. The company’s main objective of showcasing this innovative high-performance tricot machine is to attract new customers in Brazil. “Many large circular knitting and weaving mills are located in the […]

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Santoni’s warp knitting technology is now Karl Mayer’s!

Santoni, the Italian pioneer of manufacturing circular knitting machinery, has transferred its technology for SWD technology range of warp knitting machines to Nippon Mayer, the Japanese subsidiary of German warp knitting premier – Karl Mayer. Nippon Mayer will take over the complete range of products including patents, relevant manufacturing equipment as well as the entire stock of machines and spare parts. The after-sales service for the installed base of machines will be taken over by […]

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Karl Mayer’s KAMCOS 2 bags ‘iF Design Award’ 2016

KAMCOS 2, a user interface system by textile machinery manufacturer Karl Mayer, bagged the ‘iF Design Award’ 2016, and consequently the ‘iF label’ as a symbol of outstanding design. KAMCOS 2 was first presented to the market at ITMA 2015 international trade fair that took place in Milan. With process-oriented navigation systems, the operating concept can be used through a modular arrangement and a uniform interface for the various types of machines. Interaction is also […]

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Karl Mayer ready with a new technical textile business arm

Karl Mayer will be charting the technical textiles territory with a recently consolidated merger – Karl Mayer Technische Textilien GmbH. The contract to seal the merger has been signed between Karl Mayer Liba Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH and Karl Mayer Malimo Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH. The merger will operate from the German cities of Chemnitz and Naila; however, the headquarters will be based in Chemnitz. Karl Mayer Technische Textilien GmbH will be helmed by Marcus Kube, Jochen Schmidt and […]

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