iTechcoat Project

COLTEC presents the iTechcoat project at Techtextil 2017. Integrating COLTEC’s vision for innovation and development of new and increasingly technical and differentiated products, the iTechcoat project is based on the research and development of a new generation of multifunctional flexible structures, Intelligent and of aesthetic valorization by way of hot melt localized superficial modification.

This project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (FEDER) through the Northern Regional Operational Programme (NORTE2020), in the form of SI I&DT Individual.

Techtextil Frankfurt 2017

From 9 to 12 May, COLTEC will be present at Techtextil 2017 in Frankfurt.

As a reference company in the manufacture and sale of breathable and impermeable laminated fabrics and fabrics for home textiles and technical clothing, COLTEC could not fail to participate in another edition of the main international trade fair for technical and non-woven textiles.

Visit us at HALL 3.1 – STAND B31

Inovatêxtil 2014

COLTEC won the INOVAtêxtil 2014 Award in the Technical and Innovative Fabrics category.

This national competition organized by CITEVE has as main objectives the encouragement and promotion of new and innovative ideas, materials, products, applications, services and business concepts associated with textile affiliation and respective sectors of application.

The Prize was published during the edition of iTechStyle is the first of the deliberation of the Jury on three categories: Fabrics, Products and Projects / Concept.

Innovation inniciatives

Innovation should be an essential component of business strategy and focus on increasing productivity and competitiveness of enterprises.

Corporate Incentive Systems are fundamental tools and in the last 5 years COLTEC has been developing an important set of R & D projects:

– Functionalization of laminated structures through surface modification technologies.

– Replacement of leather by cork skin for application in footwear / clothing.

– Flexible substrates coated by hot melt and high pressure polymer deposition.