China-based Luthai Textile Co. Ltd. — a vertically integrated yarn-dyed fabric producer — has
selected a variety of yarn-dyeing and piece-dyeing equipment from Hong Kong-based Fong’s National
Engineering Co. Ltd. for an expansion project that also includes its subsidiary Lufeng
Textile-dyeing Co. Ltd.
According to Fong’s, Luthai has selected Allwin and Labwin package/beam dyeing machines; a
radio frequency dryer; a Goller Complexa continuous desizing, scouring and bleaching range; a
Desiza continuous desizing range; a Cadena chain/chainless mercerizing range; a Colora pad-steam
range; an Effecta continuous washing range; a Monfong’s 6500 tenter; and a Monfongtex 868 shrinking
Fong’s reports that the expansion will increase production capacity at Lu Thai by
approximately 50 million square meters annually.