Fleissner, Albany International Team To Develop New Patterning Technology
Germany-based spunlace equipment
supplier Fleissner GmbH and Albany International Corp., an Albany, N.Y.-based supplier of
custom-designed spunlace nonwoven fabrics and sleeves for specialty applications, have entered into
a mutual cooperation to develop and sell new product patterning technology.
“This agreement between Albany International and Fleissner GmbH will assist in the rapid introduction of new patterning technologies for our customers,” said David Peacock, vice president and general manager, Global Engineered Fabrics, Albany International. “We appreciate the opportunity to partner with an exceptional [original equipment manufacturer] such as Fleissner on this recently developed technology and look forward to future developments in this area.”
“The cooperation of Fleissner and Albany will create opportunities to speed up the process of customized patterning … during product development as well as continuous production,” said Jürgen Heller, Ph.D., managing director, Fleissner. “We look forward to further strengthening our relationship with Albany to the benefit of our customers.”
June 13, 2006