With 25 years as one of the UK’s leading technical textile manufactures, the development of new product ideas is the life blood of our company. Macflex is a leading supplier of engineered textile solutions throughout the UK.
Supported by close working relationships with factories throughout the world we can offer commercially driven design & development, meeting the demands of our blue-chip customer base and, not only keeping up with, but creating innovation in the technical textile industry.
Since 1994 innovation has been at the heart of our business; developing technical textiles in a variety of high-performance fabrics to enable a range of functionalities.
Technical textiles offer a wide range of applications, providing moisture transfer, comfort, cushioning, compression characteristics and recovery properties, controlled porosity, strength, stability, engineered elasticity, breathability, moldability, conductivity, or just a simple barrier.
Meshes and solid fabrics produced in natural & synthetic yarns, adhesive coated or foam laminated.
Our technical textiles can come in various forms; Woven, knitted, Non-woven, or expanded with sophisticated chemical enhancements such as antibacterial properties, reflectiveness, or heat resistance that will not de-laminate or breakdown.
Macflex has supplied technical textiles to various end uses such as:
- Chroma key for film , television & photographic use
- Woundcare fabrics
- Spacer fabrics for orthopaedic & prevention of pressure sores
- Lifting slings for disabled patients
- Fabrics for wheel chairs & mattresses
- Geo-textiles – reinforcement & construction.
- Agro-textiles for crop protection / fertilisation
- Automotive seating and linings
- Filtration & sound proofing
Our technical textiles are produced to the highest standards by leading textile manufactures, meet the Oeko-Tex® standard 100, and are REACH compliant.
For more information on our Technical Textiles, don’t hesitate to get in touch.