Our Heritage

Decades of Experience

The production site in Bad Hersfeld has a long history of filament yarn production. Originally designed by Hoechst, production started back in in 1966.

  • Development of several new technologies in cooperation with our customer and constant development of the existing portfolio
  • Highest quality and technology leadership in multifilament yarns in Europe
  • 60 new employees since 2017

 

Timeline

Management Buy-Out and transition to “The FilamentFactory” Production of 23.000 MT / HC: 400

2017

2016

Transfer Services from Luxemburg

Transition to DuraFiber Technologies / Sun Captial

2015

2014

Production of 21.000 MT / HC: 347

Product transition from Guben

2012

2009

Equipment transition from Bobingen

Acquired by Performance Fibers / Sun Capital

2006

2004

Transition to Invista

Acquired by KOSA

1998

1993

First DIN ISO 9001 certification

Highest production 50,630 MT / HC: 1,420

1990

1971

Highest Head Count: 2,200 employees

Start up HDI production

1967

1966

Start up LDI production

Site design by Hoechst

1963

Factory 1970

Factory 1968