The staple yarn business divisions of ring spinning, rotor spinning and winding are operating under the trade name Oerlikon Schlafhorst. Driven by market dynamics, the performance of the staple fibre group has experienced an enormous expansion. Thanks to the integration of Zinser ring spinning technology, Oerlikon Schlafhorst is now the only provider in the world market to offer comprehensive solutions from yarn to finished package for rotor and ring spinning technology from one source. Additionally, Oerlikon Schlafhorst Customer Support is offering process support and partnership over the entire product life cycle for all Oerlikon Schlafhorst machines of all generations. With a global network for sales and after sales activities, we guarantee you the best preconditions for your economic success. State-of-the-art technique and extensive technological experience as well as cross-process know how: these are the decisive advantages of the Oerlikon Schlafhorst products "Made in Germany".
Jan Röttgering, Head of Oerlikon Textile Natural Fibers
- Middle East
- Middle-/ South America
- North America
Zweigniederlassung der Oerlikon Textile GmbH & Co. KG
Phone +49 2451 905 1000
Fax +49 2451 905 1001
Markets & core competencies
Technology for your added value: The package in the focus of Oerlikon Schlafhorst process skills
With leading technologies, Oerlikon Schlafhorst sets the benchmarks for three quality factors in the staple fibre sector:
• For what we understand under a quality package:
a package with an inner architecture precisely aligned with the subsequent process - for highest efficiency
• For impressive yarn quality and diverse yarn structures that allow for quick and profitable handling of trends - to get ahead in the market
• For yarn joints such as piecings and splicings that meet highest demands.
Products & Solutions
Ring spinning technology
Oerlikon Schlafhorst manufactures ring spinning systems that enable you to produce any type of yarn, no matter whether short or long staple, natural fibres, man-made fibres or blends. In addition to ring spinning machines and roving frames for short staple spinning, our product range includes g ring spinning machines for long staple spinning.
The winding machine is the decisive quality filter between ring spinning and the downstream production stages. Oerlikon Schlafhorst - the specialist for yarn winding machines in the world market for more than 50 years - is very much engaged in the manifold requirements and develops innovative, demand-oriented winding technology to meet them.
Rotor spinning technology
Spinning mills with rotor spinning machines from Oerlikon Schlafhorst will always reap the benefits. Because since more than 40 years, Oerlikon Schlafhorst has been standing for leading competence in rotor spinning technology, for innovations, for know-how and for a all-embracing process comprehension. Today, Oerlikon Schlafhorst, with about six million spinning positions world-wide, is the most important player in the rotor spinning machine market.