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Skaps Signs On For Geotextiles Growth

January 31, 2011

New NSC line offers high output, minimum weight variations

Skaps Industries, an Athens, GA-based geotextiles company has contracted with NSC nonwoven to add a second needlepunch line to focus on growth. The line will include Thibeau Excelle batt formation including IsoProDyn and the new A.C.S. systems for high speed cross lapping as well as three Asselin needlepunch looms. The new line will offer high output while maintaining minimum weight variation and improved fiber orientation for consistent strength properties.
 
Skaps is a leader in the fabrication of geosynthetic and nonwoven drainage products for environmental and civil use in the U.S. and around the world.

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