Invista’s brand Cordura is broadening its portfolio of protective performance fabric technologies suitable for today’s work wear environments. The range varies from FR solutions featuring Cordura fabric technology for enhanced durability to specialist stretch materials for garment reinforcement.
There is a range of flame retardant coated fabrics engineered with Cordura fiber technology for enhanced abrasion resistance. The latest hardwearing, hard-working denims including cutting-edge fabrics with high tear strength and stretch recovery in addition to Cordura’s 4Ever knits.
Finding next generation solutions for today’s workers means looking at how to increase the comfort quotient and functionality of textile technologies without compromising on the durability or protection required. Carrington FlameTougher 280AS made with Cordura Nyco fabric technology offers enhanced abrasion and tear resistance and is designed to meet EN1162 for flame retardant clothing.
Cordura fabrics with Susterra bio based membranes and coatings are used for safety footwear (Tiong Liong, Taiwan) and outdoor apparel (Everest, Taiwan). In a work environment, fit for purpose requirements dictate the functionality of the garment.
The company has high visibility, lightweight, waterproof, durable two- and three-layer laminated fabrics for outerwear. It also has fabrics of 140 gsm to 220 gsm targeted for garments used in road/rail construction as well as security and emergency services.