Techtextil 2017, Messe Frankfurt, Germany

From 9th -12th May, Arville will be exhibiting at Techtextil, the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens. The event attracts over 1,300 exhibitors from 52 countries, and over 280,000 visitors from 102 different nations

Our team of specialists will be in attendance, happy to discuss all of our latest innovations in technical textile design, weaving, coating, finishing and fabrication. This is an excellent opportunity to meet our technical textiles experts and discuss your requirements face-to-face

However unusual or complex your needs may be, we’re up for the challenge – many of our customers simply don’t know what is possible until they come and talk to our team and find out exactly what we can offer


Where will you find us?

This year our stand is in a new location – Hall 3.1 stand B53

Pre-registration for all visitors attending the show is encouraged via the event website


As our stand is likely to be very busy for the duration of the show, those visitors who have a tight schedule or do not want to be disappointed can arrange a meeting at our stand by contacting our sales team directly


Introducing the Arville team

Meet the Arville experts that will be attending Techtextil below, along with some information on their areas of specialism


Charlotte Brandt – has over 25 years’ experience in the textile manufacturing industry, covering everything from supply chain management, NPD, sales and product commercialisation. Specialist expertise in heat & flame protective fabrics for firefighters, millipol, electric arc and industrial workwear. Current committee member of PH14 – firefighters PPE



Roberta Velickaite – is a multi-lingual sales manager who has spent over 6 years with Arville working with many of our customers to meet their needs on a wide range of textile-based projects and developments from specialist woven fabrics, coated fabrics, filtration media and fabricated products


Alper Yenilmez – has a strong textiles development background with over 10 years working experience in Product Development and Production roles. Qualified to degree level in both Chemistry and Textile Studies, Alper is our specialist in business development for Arville’s coating plant


Robert Beadle – is a textiles professional with a career spanning 20 years across a range of NPD, innovation technical and sales development roles. A specialist in PPE fabrics, Rob’s extensive experience of fibres, fabrics and finishes has seen him responsible for a number of key innovations currently used in the PPE sector for Fire, Police and Military fabrics


Andy Smith – has over 18 years experience in Sales & Marketing of manufactured products, more recently developing Arville’s range of food-grade woven belting products for the global food industry. Andy is a specialist in woven textiles designed for rubber processing and reinforcement, covering high strength/low-weight fabrics used within high performance inflatables, aircraft crash-landing systems, lifting bags, flexible fuel cells, mechanical rubber goods and as textile process liners


Daniel Ames – has worked in Industrial and Technical textiles for 27 years, gaining HNC/HND and ATI recognition along the way. Currently heading up the Technical Sales and customer service team at Arville, Daniel has a background covering testing and fabric analysis, yarn preparation, weaving and technical development across a wide range of sectors including MRG, belting, multiaxials, composites, medical, building & construction and defence/military


Techtextil 2017, Messe Frankfurt, Germany