US-based Quantum Materials is investing in new manufacturing equipment to meet the increased demand for domestic production capabilities. Quantum, founded in 1985, is fully vertically integrated with expertise in mono- and multi-filament extrusion, texturing, twisting and weaving. The company is known for creating suspension fabrics for office seating, including one of the best-selling and most iconic office chairs in the world. In developing high performance mono-filament elastomeric yarns, now known as the original 5280 yarn technology, Quantum has built a reputation for innovation and quality among leading contract furniture manufacturers and other manufacturing industries.
The company is diversifying its business with customized state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to support research, development and manufacturing for non-traditional and high-performance woven textile solutions. The company supplies a range of specialized, custom fabrics to companies with needs in an array of industries, including filtration fabrics, woven tire cord, tubular belting, transparent window screens and other confidential government associated projects.
Quantum has a vertically integrated structure to manufacture a wide range of high-performance yarns and fabrics offering advanced textile solutions to its diverse customer base. Its team has been working on proprietary, custom equipment designed to give it the flexibility to work in any textile-related industry needing specialized yarns and/or fabrics.