Monforts Expands Mönchengladbach Showroom

Germany-based A. Monforts Textilmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG has expanded its Mönchengladbach
testing and demonstration facility to more than 1,000 square meters. The showroom now includes its
latest-generation heat recovery tower as well as a Montex TT tenter chamber for technical textiles

Other Monforts equipment available for customer trials in the showroom includes: a DynAir
relaxation dryer and flow-through dryer; a Thermex Hotflue with Matex padder and VTG infrared
predryer for continuous dyeing; a Montex 6500 tenter for drying, heat-setting and coating trials; a
soft coating device; a sanforizing unit display model; and several Qualitex plc control working
stations. The showroom also includes a museum section that features an original Monforts raising
machine dating from 1918.

December 16, 2008