TenCate Selects Benninger Bleaching Machine
The Netherlands-based TenCate
Advanced Textiles has brought online an automated process-controlled, continuous open-width
bleaching machine with a fully integrated operating system. The company worked with
Switzerland-based Benninger Textile Systems Co. Ltd. to design the machine according to TenCate’s
The new pretreatment line performs separate singeing, scouring and bleaching operations in one process sequence. Features include microprocessors for automated measurement and adjustment of variables including water, chemicals, speed and pressure; and 25 automatic dosing positions for chemicals.
The line represents a 6 million-euro investment including building alterations, and foundation and platform construction.