Deeply rooted in the past

Deeply rooted in the past

Deepy rooted in the past, the interlacing of welt and warp yarns in the catalyst for the experience and creativity so aptly expressed by the technological development of fabrics.

In 1960 SMIT TEXTILE designed and built the world's first gripper weaving machine: the TD shuttleless loom.

Numerous models have been developed from the historical TD loom:
TS, TP, TPS, FAST, TERRY JET, G6300, G6300F, GS900, GS900F, GS900T, GS920, GS920F, GS920T.
Thanks to more than fifty years of experience in the textile machinery field, SMIT TEXTILE has manufactured loom with the highest productivity rates, wich are recognised for their incredible flexibility, indispensable to produce the high-quality fabrics so sought after by today's world market.