Van de Wiele and Superba join forces
The product portfolio does not only contain steaming and shrinking lines, but also sophisticated space-dyeing machines. Superba machines are characterized by high performance, efficiency and environment friendliness, integrating the latest technologies in term of automation, information treatment and remote access. Superba will continue to operate from Mulhouse, France, the USA and China.
Van de Wiele has for many years a leading position in the manufacturing of carpet and velvet weaving machines. The constant drive for innovation has led to several revolutions in the field of carpet weaving. Van de Wiele has extended its activities and is also offering tufting machines (Cobble-Van de Wiele), extrusion machines for carpet yarns, high-speed Jacquard machines, drives, yarn feeders and various other electronic components.
The Van de Wiele group employs worldwide over 2.900 people and achieves a turnover over 500 million euro.
All this resulting in new developments and better performing machines for the benefit of the customer.
Van de Wiele and Superba, two historic and famous names in the carpet technology, have now come together to help the industry achieve new heights of innovation, quality and profitability. The transaction is expected to close in the next two to three months after completion of the usual due Diligence.