European project EFFECT Manunet call 2009
The companies participating in the project: Kentec and Konus Konex. TecnoTessile is participating as a qualified subcontractor.
KENTEC Srl, founded in 1992 and located in the province of Pisa, is an engineering consultancy company active in the areas of Industrial Machine Vision and Process Automation. and was the winner of the ESA "Space Spin-Off Award 2010" for outstanding achievements in space-to-non-space technology transfer. Go to the company website
KONUS-KONEX is a company based in Slovenske Konjice, Slovenia. KONUS-KONEX is a continuation of the KONUS industrial system founded in Slovenske Konjice back in 1894.Over one hundred years of tradition in leather manufacturing and a thoroughly considered development trategy have established KONUS as a well known trademark in the market. KONUS KONEX employs 170 workers for the production of power transmission and conveyor belts, cleaning cloth, non woven materials and filters. KONUS-KONEX has a research unit with modern equipped mechanical laboratory for non woven technology as well as for chemical treatment of non woven felts, and physical and analytical laboratories for testing product properties. Go to the comapny website
Next Tecnotessile is participating in the project as a qualified sub contractor in the area of textile research and development. Go to the company website