India-based Meera Industries Pvt. Ltd., a producer of winding and two-for-one twisting and heat-setting machinery, recently celebrated the grand opening of its new sales and service support center Meera Industries USA LLC in High Point, N.C. Meera is a global, ISO 9001 certified company and is publicly traded on the BSE Bombay Stock Exchange. Meera Directors Dharmesh and Bijal Desai attended the grand opening along with Southern U.S. agent Steve Charron, CEO of S.A. Charron & Co.; and Northern U.S. agent Jim Pye, president of JTP Associates Inc.
The new U.S. facility features full-scale production equipment including: a 56-spindle two-for-one twister with one side configured with 28 spindles for twisting/ cabling and the other side set up for TPRS twisting — Meera’s patented single-step S/Z twisting technology; an 18-spindle assembly winder for plying before twisting and back winding; a 30-spindle cop winder to wind bobbins for TPRS; and a laboratory twister featuring three twisting spindles and one rewinding/assembling spindle. Customers may view the machinery in action and run samples, and Meera also will offer small lots of commission twisting.