Textechno GmbH & Co. KG is a leading designer and manufacturer of precision test systems for textile and man-made fibers, headquartered in Mönchengladbach, Germany. Established for more than 60 years, Textechno is, together with its subsidiary Lenzing Instruments in Austria, world market and technology leader. Textechno stands for reliable, innovative and highly automated technology as well as outstanding production quality and sustainable testing systems. Textechno is member of AVK. With AMAC as a partner, Textechno´s goal is now to expand their worldwide activities in the field of Advanced Materials, and especially in growing composites market like the USA and Asia.

In collaboration with Textechno, Prof. Edith Mäder, a world-renowned expert in the field of the Interphases of the Leibniz - Institute of polymer research Dresden e.V., has written an article for the JEC Composites magazine (No. 102 January - February 2016). It describes how precision test equipment/systems for textile and man- made fibres can be designed and used for routine and ongoing quality assurance, both for glass and carbon fibre composites. Click here to view the article