Coltec opened a window for the future

It is a new generation of textile coatings, and it might well hold the key to solving many our day-to-day problems. Coltec, a company that specializes in lamination and coating, has just developed a technology capable of incorporating conducting polymers on textiles

TI05 - September 19

A lightning rod jacket that saves lives

It's the result of the happy marriage between technical textiles and electronics. Designed with the risks faced by telecommunication tower service technicians in mind, the E-Caption 2.0 jacket is a unique safety device, not only capable of monitoring, but also of protecting its users from the harmful effects of radiation

june 28

Porto Start-up creates 3D model to fit prosthesis

Adapttech, a Porto start-up, has created an innovative system that promises to improve the quality of life of people with leg prosthetics

june 14 19

SIT’s suit that heats the body and dispels humidity

The Sports Suit promises to be the delight of the fans of snow and outdoor sports. The suit made by Seamless Industrial Technologies is able to maintain the body’s temperature and to keep away humidity, even under extreme conditions