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Fabric designed for new London underground line

UK-based transport textiles producer Camira Fabrics is to weave the moquette seat upholstery for the trains on the latest underground line in London.

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‘Super UV protector’ makes transport textiles more resistant to light

Colour and speciality chemical producer Archroma has launched Fadex AS New, a new “super UV protector” to make automotive and transport textiles more resistant to light.

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Key trends in transport composites

Transport/mobility remains a key growth driver for composites for both glass fibre reinforced plastics (GFRP) and carbon fibre reinforced plastics (CFRP), with textiles supplying the reinforcement element in structural and semi-structural moulded parts.

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Funding to enlarge and broaden E-Leather’s operations

E-Leather, a UK-based high-tech materials technology specialist that manufactures upholstery and cladding for aircraft interiors, has raised £70m from new and existing investors.

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All-time classic with a twist for transport seating

The new Aura Twist collection from Camira Fabrics is now available for transport seating. The range is fully stocked, fully tested and there is no minimum order quantity.

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Camira transport design manager appointed

Ciara Crossan has been appointed transport design manager of UK-based Camira Fabrics. She will be managing the UK-based company’s transport design team; working directly with customers and the transport sales team to design, develop and implement new products for mass transportation in line with market, customer and environmental requirements.

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Acquisitions set Lantal on road to expansion

In 2016, Lantal Textiles generated consolidated sales of CHF103.2m, a rise of 6.7% over the previous year.

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Fire-blockers for public transport markets

The custom-engineered spunlaced and needlepunched materials offered by Norafin are suitable for use as fire-blockers in a range of markets, including public transport.

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Camira moquettes on show at InnoTrans

Camira Fabrics will display moquette and flat-woven fabrics, leather and co-ordinating trims at InnoTrans 2016, which will be held in Berlin, Germany, from 20-23 September.

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Sustainable coating techniques for transport textiles

The 8th European Coating Congress, organised by the University College Ghent, Belgium, took place in September with 250 participants. The emphasis was on novel and modified environmentally sustainable coating techniques applicable also to transport textiles, such as upholstery, interior coverings and floorcoverings for car, rail and aircraft interiors.

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