Kasbar Increases Needlepunch Capacity
Kasbar National Industries Inc. - a
Broomall, Pa.-based manufacturer of quilted fabrics, high-loft fiberfill and needlepunch nonwovens;
and converter of man-made-fiber woven piece goods - is adding a third needlepunch line at its
207,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Columbia, Tenn. The new line, expected to come online
by the first quarter of 2008, is 5.3 meters wide and offers an annual capacity of 8 million pounds
- bringing the company’s total needlepunch capacity to 18 million pounds per year.