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  • Lohia Starlinger Limited was incorporated as a joint venture between Lohia Group and Starlinger & Co. (Austria) to provide an alternative packaging solution for jute bags used for cement packings
  • Solutions for winding and tubular weaving of PP/HDPE tapes were introduced
  • LS FIL 23 tape winders and 4 shuttle circular loom model HDN 4 with 640 picks/min were launched
  • Started manufacturing tape extrusion line, extrusion coating/lamination machine in technical collaboration with Windmöller & Hölscher (Germany) there by becoming world’s first integrated producer of tape extrusion lines, winders, circular looms and Extrusion coating lines.
  • Tape extrusion line with capacity of 250 kg/hr, 1000 mm film width with max line speed of 250 m/min was launched
  • Government of India grants recognition to our In-house R&D facility
  • Market was realizing the benefits of the woven fabric & began its use for other applications also like wide width tarpaulins, jumbo bags etc.
  • 8 shuttle circular loom for wider width fabric was introduced
  • 4 shuttle loom customized for production of cement & fertilizer bags (CSN 4 & FSN 4) was launched
  • Higher capacity tape extrusion line of 450 kg/hr output with 1400 mm film width and 350 m/min speed was launched to address the increasing demand of the cement & fertilizer bags in India
  • Higher speed 4 shuttle loom model LSL 4 with 720 ppm weft insertion speed was introduced
  • 6 shuttle loom for wider width fabric was launched (LSL 620)
  • 600 kg/hr capacity extrusion line with 1400 mm film width and speed of 350 m/min was launched
  • 6 shuttle circular loom model LSL 6 with a higher weft insertion speed of 900 ppm with 720 bobbins capacity was launched
  • Increased the line speed of extrusion lines to 425 m/min with inverter winders LTW 200C
  • Launched “lofil” A state-of-the-art technology for producing high quality PP Multifilament Yarn
  • 10 shuttle circular loom for wider width applications (up to 2.5 meter DFL/5 meter SFL) was launched for the first time
  • Tape extrusion line of capacity 900 kg/hr with 2000 mm film width was launched
  • Step precision winder with electronic gearing model LTW 200CE was launched
  • 6 shuttle circular loom for wider width fabric (LSL 610) was launched
  • Bag Conversion line was also introduced
  • Most innovative technology of double stage stretching “duotec” was launched in Raffia Industry for the 1st time in the world after blown film technology migrated to flat film production
  • autoroto winders for automatic changeover of equal length tapes with max. speed of 600 m/min was launched
  • Launched baby lofil customised for making sewing thread (Polypropylene Multifilament Yarn) for woven bag producers
  • Introduction of circular loom with 1,000 ppm weft insertion speed (AXL 6)
  • autoroto winders were incorporated in baby lofil
  • Improved version of 1,000 ppm weft insertion speed loom was introduced as ace 6
  • For the first time in the world a loom with 1,100 ppm weft insertion speed was introduced internationally (nova 6)
  • Addition of 40 kg/hr output machine in lofil series for PP Multifilament Yarn production
  • nova 10 was launched under portfolio of nova series looms
  • Addition of 80 kg/hr output machine in lofil series for PP multifilament yarn production
  • For Ventilated fabric, nova venti was launched
  • We were the first to launch - valve making machine "Valvomatic" for the cement industry
  • Started TTRC, an initiative to support the raffia industry by providing skilled & trained manpower
  • nova 61 loom was launched
  • New name, new vision: Lohia Starlinger Limited name was changed to Lohia Corp Limited
  • Extrusion coating with BOPP lamination was introduced
  • nova 8, a 8-shuttle loom was launched for both light & heavy fabrics
  • Heavy duty tape winder for tapes & yarns were launched.
  • nova 12 the biggest loom in the new generation nova series was launched.
  • Launched blokomatic, valve bottomer machine with production capacity of 80 bags/min.
  • bcs-liner is launched to automate & replace the manual process of inserting the line in the woven bag
  • nova 62, a 6-shuttle loom was added to the loom portfolio
  • nova 82 a high speed model for heavy fabrics was introduced in the nova loom ranges
  • Launched autoroto V4 - the new generation, high speed, automatic switch over precision winder.
  • Launched nova 12 (heavy fabric) -  an efficient and cost effective replacement of flat looms in the manufacture of wide-width technical textiles.
  • Introduced LM 650, a fully automatic inline back seam sack making machine
  • Introduced Recycling Machine
  • Launched blokomatic, valve bottomer machine with production capacity of 120 bags/min
  • Introduced twister winder LT 300 for making twisted yarns for synthetic fibers
  • Launched Lohia monotec – monofilament extrusion line for producing monofilament yarns