Search Results for 'P'

Search For:
Refine by Dates:
From: To:
Refine By Content:

  • United Launches New Spunbond PET Technology

    January 3, 2008
    IsoPET combines strength and functionality

  • PGI Makes Appointment

    January 3, 2008
    Bob Kocourek names vice president and chief accounting officer.

  • Ahlstrom Restructuring Continues

    January 3, 2008
    Various actions lead to reduction of 250 employees.

  • Vita Plans Ft. Wayne Expansion

    January 2, 2008
    High capacity nonwovens line to be operational late this year.

  • Bahrain Nonwovens To Launch Spunbond Lines

    January 1, 2008
    Bahrain Nonwovens, based in Manama in the Kingdom of Bahrain, plans to build and operate new spunbond lines.

  • Vita Nonwovens

    Vita Nonwovens

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Manchester, U.K. Sales: $190 million Description: Key Personnel Joe Menendez, Vita Group CEO Wim Warnier, Vita Nonwovens CEO Plants Belgium, France, Sweden, U.S. ISO Status ISO 9001:2000; ISO / TS 16949 Processes Drylaid, chemical bond…

  • Rexcell

    Rexcell

    January 1, 2008
    Location: BENGTSFORS, SWEDEN Sales: $86 million Description: Key Personnel Andreas Norman, vice president of sales and marketing Plant Locations Sweden—Skåpafors and Dals Långe Applications Tabletop, wipes, feminine h…

  • Unitika

    Unitika

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Osaka, Japan Sales: $88 Million Description: Key Personnel Masaru Tsugawa, general manager of nonwoven fabrics division; Hiroshi Kawasaki, general manager, nonwoven fabrics sales Plants Okazaki and Tarui, Japan Processes s…

  • Textilgruppe Hof

    Textilgruppe Hof

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Hof/Saale, Germany Sales: $98 Million Description: Plants Hof/Saale, Germany (eswegee Vliesstoff),  Mittweida, Germany (Techtex), Lincolnton, NC (Hof Textiles, Inc.) Key Personnel Harald Stini, managing director; Rudolf Schlotter,…

  • Albis

    Albis

    January 1, 2008
    Location: ROASIO, ITALY Sales: $100 million Description: Key Personnel Gianni Boscolo, president; Carlo Soave, CEO; Pietro Lan­done, commercial director Plants Roasio, Italy; Aschersleben, Germany; Cincinnati, OH Processes Carded t…

  • Royal Ten Cate (Polyfelt)

    Royal Ten Cate (Polyfelt)

    January 1, 2008
    Location: LINZ, AUSTRIA Sales: $102 million Description: Key Personnel Andreas Matje, CEO; Gerold Freudenthaler, commercial director East; Jean-Pasqual Mermet, commercial director West; Jan-Willem Heezen, commercial director Industrial fabrics…

  • Fitesa

    Fitesa

    January 1, 2008
    Location: GRAVATAI, BRAZIL Sales: $103 million Description: Plant Locations Gravatai, Brazil; North America Processes Spunmelt, meltblown Major Markets Hygiene, medical, industrial, filtration, sorbents Nonwovens sales of $103 million are set…

  • Suominen

    Suominen

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Nakkila, Finland Sales: $104 Million Description: Key Personnel Petri Rolig, president and CEO; Paul-Erik Tolvo, vice president and general manager of Suominen Wipes and Nonwovens; Sakari Santa-Paavola, general manager of Suominen Nonwove…

  • Foss Manufacturing

    Foss Manufacturing

    January 1, 2008
    Location: HAMPTON, NH Sales: $108 million Description: Key Personnel A.J. Nassar, CEO Plants Hampton, NH ISO Status All businesses are QS 9000, ISO 9001, and ISO 17025 certified and are close to ISO 14,000 (environmental registration b…

  • Toray Advanced Materials

    Toray Advanced Materials

    January 1, 2008
    Location: SEOUL, KOREA Sales: $123 million Description: Plant Locations Gumi, Kyungsang-Bukdo, South Korea; Nantong, Jiangsu Province, China (March 2008) ISO Status ISO-9001: 1999; ISO-14001 (environmental certification): 1999; ISO-18001 (operatio…

  • Union Industries

    Union Industries

    January 1, 2008
    Location: MASSERANO, ITALY Sales: $90 million Description: Key Personnel Matteo Moltrasio, vice president; Luigi Cassano, managing director; Alessandro Taramasso, commercial director Plant Masserano, Biella, Italy ISO Status ISO 9001:2000 since 1…

  • Lydall Inc

    Lydall Inc

    January 1, 2008
    Location: MANCHESTER, CT Sales: $135 million Description: Key Personnel W. Leslie Duffy, chairman of the board; Dale Barnhart, president and CEO; Thomas Smith, vice president, CFO and treasurer; Mona Estey, vice president—human resources; Mar…

  • Mitsui Chemical

    Mitsui Chemical

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Tokyo, Japan Sales: $136 Million Description: Key Personnel Motoyuki Ezaki, general manager, life and energy materials division Plants Yokkaichi and Iwakuni Processes Spunbonded, needlepunched, meltblown, thermal bonded Mitsui Chemical…

  • Toyobo

    Toyobo

    January 1, 2008
    Location: TOKYO, JAPAN Sales: $143 million Description: Key Personnel Yuuji Taneda, general manager, spunbond division of Toyobo; Yukio Kawasaki, president of Kureha Plants Tsuruga, Iwakuni, Shiga Brand Names Volans, Ecule, Bonden, Kurelock, K…

  • Georgia-Pacific

    Georgia-Pacific

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Atlanta, GA Sales: $150 Million Description: Plants Green Bay, WI (two facilities); Glen, France; Avigliano, Italy Processes   Airlaid, carded Brand Names Airtex, Dritex Major Markets Baby wipes, industrial and food service wipes,…

  • Jacob Holm

    Jacob Holm

    January 1, 2008
    Location: BASEL, SWITZERLAND Sales: $160 million Description: Key Personnel Poul Mikkelsen, chairman; Stephen Landon, president and COO; Finn Schoning, group controller; Chip Holton, vice president operations USA; Alain Héberlé, plant…

  • Pegas A/S

    Pegas A/S

    January 1, 2008
    Location: CZECH REPUBLIC Sales: $167 million Description: Key Personnel Milos Bogdan, managing director; Frantisek Klaska, technical director; Frantisek Rezac, commercial director, Ales Gerza, financial director; Rostislav Vrbacky, production direc…

  • Asahi Kasei

    Asahi Kasei

    January 1, 2008
    Location: OSAKA, JAPAN Sales: $170 million Description: Key Personnel Toshio Takanashi, general manager, nonwoven fabrics division; Katsuhiko Hinamoto, general manager, spunbonded fabric sales; Tetsuya Nakamura, general manger, Bemliese sales Plan…

  • Sandler

    Sandler

    January 1, 2008
    Location: SCHWARZENBACH/SAALE, GERMANY Sales: $171 million Description: Key Personnel Dr. Christian Heinrich Sandler, chief executive officer; Dipl. Kfm. Christian Heinrich Sandler, Dieter Magiera, members of the management board Plant Schwarze…

  • Japan Vilene

    Japan Vilene

    January 1, 2008
    Location: TOKYO, JAPAN Sales: $195 million Description: Key Personnel Mitsuo Kanno, president; Minoru Tanaka, managing director; Yoshiaki Mizutani, director; Kasuo Hamada, managing director Plants Shiga, Tokyo, Japan Processes Resin bonded, ne…

  • Bonar

    Bonar

    January 1, 2008
    (formerly Colbond) Location: ARNHEM, THE NETHERLANDS Sales: $195 million Description: Key Personnel Jan van Boldrik, CEO; Axel Poscher, Vice President; Bart Austin, President Colbond Inc.; Randy Cook, Director Sales and Marketing Flooring; Harry Ve…

  • Propex Fabrics

    Propex Fabrics

    January 1, 2008
    Location: RINGGOLD, GA Sales: $210 million Description: Key Personnel Woody McGee, president and CEO; Lee McCarter, executive vice president and CFO; William Stanley Brant, Jr., executive vice president of operations Nonwovens Plants Ringgold, GA,…

  • TWE Group (Lohman)

    TWE Group (Lohman)

    January 1, 2008
    Location: EMSDETTEN, GERMANY Sales: $211 million Description: Key Personnel Michael Haddon, managing director Plants Emsdetten, Germany, Kierdorf, Germany, Hangzhou, China Processes Drylaid, chemical bonded, thermal bonded, needlepunched, air thr…

  • Glatfelter

    Glatfelter

    January 1, 2008
    Location: GATINEAU, QUEBEC, CANADA Sales: $212 million Description: Key Personnel Corporate: Pierre McNeil, president and chief executive officer; Rolf Hövelmann,  executive senior vice president and COO; Don Habbick, chief financial o…

  • Companhia Providencia

    Companhia Providencia

    January 1, 2008
    Location: PARANA, BRAZIL Sales: $225 million Description: Plant Location São Jose Pinhais-Paraná, Brazil Key Personnel Herminio Freitas, CEO; Rubens Sardenberg, CFO;  Cleber dos Santos, sales and marketing director; Romeo Bre…

  • Hollingsworth & Vose

    Hollingsworth & Vose

    January 1, 2008
    Location: Walpole, MA Sales: $225 Million Description: Key Personnel Val Hollingsworth, president and CEO; David von Loesecke, vice president and general manager, engine and industrial filtration; Bob Schiller, vice president and general manager…

  • Fibertex

    Fibertex

    January 1, 2008
    Location: AALBORG, DENMARK Sales: $294 million Description: Key Personnel Mikael Staal Axelsen, General Manager, Personal Care Division;  Jorgen Bech Madsen, General Manager, Technical Division; Ole Houmann, Finance Director; Kenneth Mynste…

  • Avgol

    Avgol

    January 1, 2008
    Location: TEL AVIV, ISRAEL Sales: $237 million Description: Key Personnel Shuki Goldwasser, chairman; Nir Peleg, CEO; Achai Bonneh, director  of technology Plants Tel Aviv, Israel; Mocksville, NC; Jingmen City, Hubei Province, China; Uzlovaya…

  • First Quality

    First Quality

    January 1, 2008
    Location: GREAT NECK, NY Sales: $250 million Description: Plants Hazleton, PA; McElhattan, PA Processes Spunmelt Applications Hygiene, medical Formed in 1996, First Quality Nonwovens has steadily in­vested in its nonwovens business to mak…

  • Buckeye

    Buckeye

    January 1, 2008
    Location: MEMPHIS, TN Sales: $263 million Description: Key Personnel Marko Rajamaa, senior vice president; Chip Aiken, senior vice president, manufacturing; Mike Brown, nonwovens sales manager—Americas and Far East; Norbert Busch, nonwovens s…

  • Johns Manville

    Johns Manville

    January 1, 2008
    Location: DENVER, CO Sales: $670 million Description: Key Personnel Dion Persson, senior vice president, engineered products group; Ken Forden, NA nonwovens and Enno Henze, EU nonwovens; Bob Wambolt NA Fibers; PO Fibers EU Plants Waterville, OH…

  • Fiberweb

    Fiberweb

    January 1, 2008
    Location: LONDON, U.K. Sales: $948 million Description: Key Personnel Daniel Dayan, CEO, Carsten Heldmann, head of global research and development; David Keough, global commercial director; Alberto Gaudiano, global finance director; Gary Drews, dir…

  • PGI

    PGI

    January 1, 2008
    Location: CHARLOTTE, NC Sales: $1.06 billion Description: Key Personnel Veronica  Hagen, chief executive officer; Robert Kocourek, chief financial officer; Mike Hale, chief operating officer; Bob Dale, vice president of research and develop…

  • Ahlstrom

    Ahlstrom

    January 1, 2008
    Location: HELSINKI, FINLAND Sales: $1.28 billion Description: Personnel Risto Anttonen, president and CEO; Randal Davis, senior vice president, Filtration; Claudio Ermondi, senior vice president, Advanced Nonwovens; Tommi Bjormann, senior vice p…

  • Kimberly-Clark

    Kimberly-Clark

    January 1, 2008
    Location: DALLAS, TX Sales: $1.3 billion Description: Partnership Products and K-C Professional Headquarters Roswell, GA 30076 Telephone: 770-587-8000 Key Personnel Thomas Falk, chairman and CEO; Jan Spencer, president, K-C Professional global;…

  • DuPont

    DuPont

    January 1, 2008
    Location: WEINHEIM, GERMANY Sales: $1.35 billion Description: Key Personnel Barry Granger, vice president and general manager, DuPont Nonwovens; James Pawloski, global business director, Tyvek; Nigel Budden, global business director, Sontara and Ty…

  • Freudenberg

    Freudenberg

    January 1, 2008
    Location: WEINHEIM, GERMANY Sales: $1.45 billion Description: Key Personnel Management Board: Bruce Olson, president and CEO; René Wollert, CFO; Thomas Reibelt, CTO Worldwide Divisions: Dr. Heino Freudenberg, general manager of interlinin…

  • Moisture Responsive Sealing Members In Disposable Absorbent Articles

    January 1, 2008
    Patented is a disposable absorbent article with a first longitudinal edge, a second longitudinal edge, a front waist edge and a rear waist edge. The disposable article comprises a backsheet, a topsheet bonded to the backsheet and an absorbent core be…

  • Disposable Undergarment Having A Slit

    January 1, 2008
    A disposable undergarment has been patented. It comprises a front body panel with a pair of opposite laterally spaced first side edges, a first waist edge and a first crotch edge longitudinally spaced from the first waist edge, a rear body panel with…

  • Pegas To Add Line Number Nine

    December 20, 2007
    Government incentives to aid investment.

  • Unitika Ups Output in Thailand

    December 19, 2007
    Deal will raise spunbond PET capacity 10% next year.

  • Typar Fosters Professional Development

    December 19, 2007
    Course reviews importance of housewrap in construction.

  • First Quality to Acquire Covidien Retail Product Business

    December 17, 2007
    Acquisition includes large private label hygiene business.

  • K-C, Arquest Feud Heading to Court

    December 13, 2007
    Arquest files suit against K-C in district court.

  • Ahlstrom to Invest in India, Italy, U.S.

    December 13, 2007
    New lines target medical, construction markets.