I N C Materials Installs Struto Releases Deci-Tex

I.N.C. Materials InstallsStruto®, Releases Deci-TexAustralia-based I.N.C. Engineered Materials recently added Struto® vertical lapped nonwoven fiber technology to its existing lamination and adhesive backings equipment.Following research and development efforts using the new equipment, I.N.C. has introduced its new Deci-Tex 3D materials. Selected for use by three Australian car makers, Deci-Tex offers 50 percent higher sound absorption and is 75 percent lighter than traditional felts used by auto makers, according to I.N.C. The Struto technology was developed by a company in the Czech Republic and is available in the United States through Dalton, Ga.-based Georgia Textile Machinery.June 2002