To develop special textile structures or their modifications to increase utility value of products using laboratory or equipment for the spinning, weaving and knitting,
To produce nonwovens and nanotextiles,
To produce multi-layered composites, 3D woven and knitted structural composites and nanoparticle reinforced composites,
To perform printing, skimming (depositing), specific processing procedures (laser, encapsulation, microwaves) sewing and unconventional bonding,
To use computer programs (TEX-Design, TEX-Dress, TechKnit, TexCheck & TexLine) from conception of design idea to manufacture of end product,
To design clothes using professional software (CoralDraw & Adobe Photoshop),
To process design of fabrics using CAD EAT systems,
To process constructional solution design using CAD Inves Mark Futura, Design concept, MTM, ClasiCAD,
To schedule industrial production with assistance of Optiplan CAM or Wittness system.
Field of specialization
Development of comprehensive solutions for Glass, Jewellery and Textile accessories - from draft design upto complex presentation of the final product,
Modification of the jet and ring spinning,
Development and testing of special textile structures to allow controlled moisture transport,
Development, manufacture and testing of textile structures with special optical effects. Use of optical fibers in jacquard patterning and multipurpose fabrics,
Development, manufacture and testing of complex thin-walled woven and knitted structure for synthetic vascular grafts,
Modification of yarn for subsequent production of special fabrics and knits with the option to increase the utility value of the fabrics, or to reduce material and energy intensity of production,
Use of optical fibers, shape memory materials, hollow fibers and profile fibers for innovative technical products,
Development of constructional solutions for highly functional sports clothing with increased safety,
Implementation of sensors into textiles and their interconnections by conductive pathways,
Use of plasma and laser for treatment of textiles. Use of non-traditional ways of intensification of treatments (ultrasound, microwaves) and fixation of active substances on textiles (encapsulation, coating, layers),
Use of nanotechnology - photocatalysis using TiO2 nanoparticles; preparation of inorganic nanofibres through electrospinning of polymer solutions prepared by sol-gel method,
Experimental research through analysis of newly developed textile structures containing nanoparticles and nanofibers from the point of view of mechanical, thermal, electrical, electro-magnetic, filtration, transport and biological properties,
Development, manufacture and testing of new and modified textile structures mainly for hygiene, healthcare and industrial applications such as filtration,
Processing of different types of staple fibers by mechanical means; strengthening of nonwoven textiles mechanically, thermally, chemically or by appropriate combination of technological processes,
Production of nonwovens using meltblown and preparation of nanofiber layers by different procedures,
Application and evaluation of final treatment - hydrophobic, oleophobic, antistatic, non-shrinking, wrinkle-resistant, soiling and non-flammable properties,
Qualitative and quantitative analysis of fibers; determination of the content of individual components in a fiber mixture,
Impact of individual components of the printing paste on the final print parameters and objective evaluation of their shades,
Efficiency of the washing process, evaluation of detergents, evaluation of bleaching agents including stabilizers and efficiency of sequestering substances; optimization of dyeing processes and patterning.
Mini line for the production of classical ring cotton yarn - laboratory carding, drawing frames and ring spinning machine,
Rotor spinning machine for production of yarn from sliver,
Single-spindle ring twisting machine - to enable production of maximum eightfold twisted yarn,
Single Head winding machine with yarn cleaner - to rewind yarn from one bobbin on a cross-wound package with defined yarn length and with simultaneous removal of the predefined defects.
Hand weaving looms for interior textiles, art purposes and experimental formation,
Loom with jacquard shedding equipment - used for weaving narrow fabrics for technical applications; it enables weaving with plain, tubular and bifurcated fabrics,
Loom with jacquard shedding mechanism (including CAD system for the preparation of the pattern) for standard woven fabrics for clothing and technical applications,
Laboratory weaving machine with tappet shedding mechanism for manufacture of fabrics (including leno) from standard and special materials (optical fibers, Nitinol, basalt, carbon fibers, hollow fibers, etc.) for clothing and technical applications.
Stranding (Splicing) machine for producing strings with or without the core.
Warp knitting machine in division E20, with three laying machine for the production of knitted fabrics,
Single Raschel machine in division E12, with six laying machine,
Pilot production line for nonwoven textile layers and their mechanical, chemical and thermal strengthening (disintegrating machine and a 3-cylindrical carding machine, cross fitter, fitter perpendicular strut type STRUTO, stitching and bonding machines, heated press, heated calender, industrial and laboratory hot air chamber),
Meltblown pilot line,
Nanospider equipment for production of nanofiber layers,
Experimental technology for the production of nanofiber and nonwoven textiles.
Connecting conventional and unconventional
Industrial single needle sewing machine for stitch bonding to the bottom jag feeder (SIERUBA L818F-M1, BROTHER DB2-B755-403A, JUKI DDL-888),
Industrial single-needle sewing machine for stitch bonding with needle feeder (Brother Idustries DB2B721-3),