R & D Testing Facilities


Sr. Description Location

Fiber Development

1 Wet Spinning Machine Coating Lab, NTRC

2 Melt Spinning Machine Coating Lab, NTRC

3 Single Needle Electrospinning Machine Electrospinning Lab,NTRC 

4 Double Needle Electrospinning Machine Electrospinning Lab,NTRC 

5 MultiNeedle Electrospinning Electrospinning Lab,NTRC 

6 Needleless Electrospinning (Nanospider) Electrospinning Lab,NTRC 

7 Needleless Electrospinning (NTU developed) Electrospinning Lab,NTRC 





Yarn Manufacturing

8 Toyoda Ohara Hergeth Blow Room Spinning Preparatory Lab

9 Howa CM 80 Card Spinning Preparatory Lab

10 Platts Card Spinning Preparatory Lab

11 NCTE Mini Card Spinning Preparatory Lab

12 Toyoda Ohara Draw Frame Spinning Preparatory Lab

13 Platts Draw Frame Spinning Preparatory Lab

14 Platts Lap Former Spinning Preparatory Lab

15 Platts Comber Spinning Preparatory Lab

16 Reiter RSB D 40 Draw Frame Spinning Preparatory Lab

17 Toyoda Simplex FL 16 Spinning Preparatory Lab

18 Platts Simplex MS 2 Spinning Preparatory Lab

19 Howa Ring UA-330 G Yarn Production Lab

20 Toyoda Ring RY-5 Yarn Production Lab

21 Pakistani Ring RB-18 Yarn Production Lab

22 Platts Ring MR-3 Yarn Production Lab

23 Edera Mini-Ring Yarn Production Lab

24 Reiter Ring K-44 Yarn Production Lab

25 Yarn Color Machine Lay Cock Textile England Yarn Production Lab

26 Peter Wolters Cots Grinding M/C Yarn Production Lab

27 Schlafhorst Auto Coro Post Spinning Processes Lab

28 Auto Coro Rotor Spinning Post Spinning Processes Lab

29 Murata Link Coner with Splicer Post Spinning Processes Lab

30 Murata Mach Cone with knotter Post Spinning Processes Lab

31 Cone Dyeing Machine Post Spinning Processes Lab

32 Filament Winding Machine Post Spinning Processes Lab

33 Core Yarn Attachment (for ring machine) Yarn Production Lab

34 Two for one cone & doubling machine Yarn Production Lab





Nonwoven Fabric Manufacturing

35 DON WON ROLL Nonwoven Line Nonwoven Lab, NTRC





Fabric Manufacturing (Weaving)

36 Autocone winding machine (Murata Mach Mini) WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

37 High Speed Warping Machine (Lessona Holt England) WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

38 Sectional Warping Machine (Hattersley England) WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

39 Sizing Machine WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

40 Single end sizing machine WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

41 Paper punching machine WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

42 Creel for high performance weaving loom WEAVING PREPARATORY LAB

43 Shuttle Loom, Dobby 1976 Bekowamma, England Conventional Weaving Lab

44 Shuttle Terry Loom, Dobby 1961 Northrop, England Conventional Weaving Lab

45 Shuttle Loom Jacquard 1961 Butterworth, England Conventional Weaving Lab

46 Shuttle Loom, Tappet 1975 Siddique Brothers, Pakistan Conventional Weaving Lab

47 Shuttle Loom, Dobby 1962 Northrop, England Conventional Weaving Lab

48 Shuttle Loom, Dobby 1962 Butterworth, England Conventional Weaving Lab

49 Shuttle Loom, Jacquard 1961 Northrop, England Conventional Weaving Lab

50 Narrow Needle Loom, 1992 Japan Conventional Weaving Lab

51 Semi Auto loom Conventional Weaving Lab

52 Air Jet Dobby, Picanol Omni Plus, 2005 Belgium Advanced weaving Lab

53 Air Jet Tappet, Toyota 600, 1992 Japan Advanced weaving Lab

54 Projectile Loom Tappet, Sulzer P-7100, 1992 Toyota Japan Advanced weaving Lab

55 Rapier Loom, Dobby 1992, Beatmax Japan Advanced weaving Lab

56 Electronic Jacquard system STAUBLI Training Lab

57 Dobby system STAUBLI Training Lab

58 Knotting machines STAUBLI Training Lab

59 Rapier Sample Machine Weaving Lab, NTRC

60 Sizing Machine Weaving Lab, NTRC

61 Warping Machine Weaving Lab, NTRC

62 Fabric End Cutter STAUBLI Training Lab





Fabric Manufacturing (Knitting)

63 Interlock Knitting Dia 26" Knitting Lab

64 Sample Knitting Gauge 20 Knitting Lab

65 Rib Knitting Machine Dia 20" Knitting Lab

66 Jacquard Single Jersey Machine Dia 26" Knitting Lab

67 Single Jersey Dia 30" Knitting Lab

68 Braiding Knitting Lab

69 Hand Flat Knitting Gauge 7 Knitting Lab

70 Hand Flat Knitting Gauge 12 Knitting Lab

71 Spool Winder Knitting Lab

72 Socks knitting Single Cylinder Advance Knitting Lab

73 Gloves Knitting Machine Advance Knitting Lab

74 Socks Knitting Double Cylinder Advance Knitting Lab

75 Flat Knitting Machine Advance Knitting Lab

76 Compression Hosiery Knitting Machine Plasma Lab, NTRC

77 Warp-weft hybrid Flat knitting machine Advance Knitting Lab

78 Ultra-fine gauge Glove Knitting Machine Knitting Lab

79 Single Need Lock  stich Machine Knitting Lab

80 Double needle lock  stich machine Knitting Lab

81 Sample Embroidery Machine Knitting Lab

82 Sample Embroidery Machine Knitting Lab

83 Circular Weft knitting Knitting Lab





Fabric Processing

84 Viscometer Textile Processing LAB

85 Mini Jet Dyeing Machine Textile Processing LAB

86 Star Steamer Textile Processing LAB

87 Ball mill grinder Textile Processing LAB

88 Padder (Smaller Width) Textile Processing LAB

89 Package Dyeing Machine Textile Processing LAB

90 Oven Textile Processing LAB

91 Low pressure Jigger Textile Processing LAB

92 High pressure Jigger Textile Processing LAB

93 Laboratory Padder Textile Processing LAB

94 Rotary Screen Printing Machine Textile Processing LAB

95 Flat Bed screen printing Textile Processing LAB

96 High Pressure Steamer Textile Processing LAB

97 Launder-o-Meter Textile Processing LAB

98 High Pressure Dyeing Machine Textile Processing LAB

99 Winch dyeing machine Textile Processing LAB

100 Stenter Frame (Pins) Textile Processing LAB

101 Curing Machine Textile Processing LAB

102 Calendar Textile Processing LAB

103 Pad Thermo-sol Dyeing Machine Textile Processing LAB

104 Pad Steam Dyeing Machine Textile Processing LAB

105 Color matching box Textile Processing LAB

106 Colorimeter Textile Processing LAB

107 Melt Spinning extruder Textile Processing LAB

108 Xenon Fado-meter Textile Processing LAB

109 Wrap reel Textile Processing LAB

110 Coating machine Textile Processing LAB

111 Microwave oven Textile Processing LAB

112 Folding Textile Processing LAB

113 Magnetic Heating Stirrer Textile Processing LAB

114 Water bath for exhaust dyeing Textile Processing LAB

115 Stirrer Textile Processing LAB

116 Magnetic Hot plate Textile Processing LAB

117 Electronic Balance Textile Processing LAB

118 Dyes and Auxiliaries Textile Processing LAB

119 Knife Coating Machine Coating Lab, NTRC

120 Atmospheric Plasma Machine Plasma Lab, NTRC

121 Vacuum Plasma Treatment Plasma Lab, NTRC

122 I.R Dyeing machine Plasma Lab, NTRC

123 Dyeing & printing Processing Lab

124 Vacuum Oven Processing Lab

125 Probe Sonicator Plasma Lab, NTRC

126 Bath Sonicator Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC

127 Shear Mixer Plasma Lab, NTRC

128 Tube Furnace Coating Lab, NTRC

129 Orbital shaker Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC





Garments Manufacturing

130 Digitizer Garment Lab

131 Plotter Garment Lab

132 Pattern Tables Garment Lab

133 Male Mannequins Garment Lab

134 Female Mannequins Garment Lab

135 25 Single Needle Lockstitch sewing machines Garment Lab

136 02 Vacuum Ironing Tables Garment Lab

137 02 Industrial Steam Iron Garment Lab

138 1 Needle 2 Thread Lock Stitch sewing machine 3 Garment Lab

139 2 Needle 5 Thread Safety Stitch sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

140 2 Needle 4 Thread over lock sewing machine 3 Garment Lab

141 1 Needle 2 Thread over lock sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

142 3 Needle 5 Thread Interlock sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

143 3 Needle 5 Thread Interlock sewing machine 2 Garment Lab

144 3 Needle 5 Thread Interlock sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

145 3 Needle 5 Thread Interlock sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

146 12 Needle 24 Thread Chain stitch sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

147 2 Needle 4 Thread Chain stitch sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

148 1 Needle 1 Thread Blind Stitch sewing machine 1 Garment Lab

149 Cloth Cutting Machine (8") 1 Garment Lab

150 Tape cutting machine 1 Garment Lab

151 Button Holing Machine 1 Garment Lab

152 Light Board Tables Garment Lab

153 Hydraulic Compression Press Garment Lab

154 3-D Body Scanner for Apparel Design Garment Lab

155 Gerber Silhoutte table, AccuScan, cutting tables, cutting system and plotter Garment Lab

156 Chain Stich  sewing machine (Feedo) Garment Lab

157 Bartack Sewing Machine Garment Lab

158 Button attachment machine Garment Lab

159 Buttonhole Machine Garment Lab

160 Automatic  pattern     sewing machine Garment Lab

161 Elastic Attaching Machine Garment Lab

162  Post bed lock stitch machine Garment Lab

163 Buck pressing machine Garment Lab

164 Fabric Label printer (Multi colour) Garment Lab

165 Digital Heat press machine Garment Lab

166 Overlock Machine Garment Lab

167 Stitching Garment Lab
  Sr. Machine Description Description Location

Fiber and Yarn Testing
  1 High Volume Instrument (HVI) To measure cotton fiber parameters Physical Testing Lab
  2 Shirley Trash analyzer To calculate Trash content in fiber Physical Testing Lab
  3 Shirley Moisture Meter To measure moisture content Physical Testing Lab
  4 Fineness Meter To measure fiber fineness (micronaire)  Physical Testing Lab
  5 Fibrograph To measure fiber length Physical Testing Lab
  6 Fibrograph Balance To measure fiber length Physical Testing Lab
  7 Pressley Strength Tester To measure fiber tenacity Physical Testing Lab
  8 Oven To dry the fibers to measure moisture content Physical Testing Lab
  9 Wrap Reel To make Lea of yarn for measurement of yarn strength Physical Testing Lab
  10 Auto Sorter To measure the count of yarn Physical Testing Lab
  11 Uster Tensorapid Tester To measure the single yarn strength Physical Testing Lab
  12 Twist Tester To measure the Twist per inch in yarn Physical Testing Lab
  13 Twist Tester (Only for Single Yarn) To measure the Twist per inch in yarn Physical Testing Lab
  14 Lea Strength Tester To measure the CLSP of yarn Physical Testing Lab
  15 Electronic Twist Tester To measure the Twist per inch in yarn TPCL, NTRC
  16 Viewing Cabinet to check the shade variation under different light source TPCL, NTRC
  17 Tensile Strength Tester To measure the tensile strength of yarn and fabric Physical Testing Lab
  18 Single Fiber Strength Tester To measure fiber tenacity TPCL, NTRC
  19 Yarn Twist Tester To measure the Twist per inch in yarn TPCL, NTRC
  20 Uster Tester 5 To measure the Yarn parameters such as U%,Thick,Thin Neps, etc TPCL, NTRC
  21 Fiber Microtome To produce fiber cross sections of microscopic examination TPCL, NTRC
         

Fabric Testing
  22 Distillation Apparatus To preparation of the distilled water Textile Testing (Processing) LAB
  23 Flame retardancy tester To measure the fire retardant property of fabric Coating Lab, NTRC
  24 Spray rating tester To measure the water resistance of fabric TPCL, NTRC
  25 Refractometer For the measurement of an index of refraction Textile Testing (Processing) LAB
  26 Sound level meter For acoustic measurements Textile Testing (Processing) LAB
  27 Microscope For the analysis of the fiber/yarn/fabric at microscopic level TPCL, NTRC
  28 Perspirometer To determine color fastness test to water, sea water, perspiration fastness TPCL, NTRC
  29 Coup cut Resistance Tester To measure the cut resistance of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  30 Humidifier To maintain the relative humidity of the Lab TPCL, NTRC
  31 Iron High Range To remove the crease from the fabric Textile Testing (Processing) LAB
  32 GSM cutter To cut the fabric GSM piece TPCL, NTRC
  33 Electronic Balance For measurement of weight TPCL, NTRC
  34 Crock meter For the measurement of an index of refraction TPCL, NTRC
  35 pH meter To measure the acidity and alkalinity of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  36 TDS meter To measure the concentration of dissolved solid particles Textile Testing (Processing) LAB
  37 Electrical Conductivity meter To measure the electric conductivity of the solution Plasma Lab, NTRC
  38 Electronic Balance For measurement of weight Textile Testing (Processing) LAB
  39 Crease Recovery Angle Tester To measure the crease recovery of the fabric Plasma Lab, NTRC
  40 Spectrophotometer To measure the intensity of light relative to wavelength  
  41 Color mixing box to check the color variation under different light source Textile Color LAB
  42 UV A, B and C box to check the shade variation under different light source TPCL, NTRC
  43 Fabric Friction tester, To measure the fabric friction property  TPCL, NTRC
  44 Fabric Thickness tester To measure the fabric thickness TPCL, NTRC
  45 Stelometer To measure the adverse effect on fiber during dyeing process Physical Testing Lab
  46 Elmendorf, s Tear Tester To measure the tear strength of fabric TPCL, NTRC
  47 Universal Textile Abrasion Tester To measure the abrasion resistance of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  48 Abrasion Tester Martindale To measure the abrasion resistance of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  49 I.C.I Pilling Box Tester To measure the pilling of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  50 Stiffness Tester To measure the fabric stiffness Physical Testing Lab
  51 Crease Recovery Tester To measure the crease recovery of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  52 Universal Tensile Tester To measure the tensile strength of yarn and fabric TPCL, NTRC
  53 Tear Tester To measure the fabric tear strength TPCL, NTRC
  54 Bursting Strength Tester To measure the fabric bursting strength TPCL, NTRC
  55 Washing Fastness Tester To measure the color fastness of fabric against washing TPCL, NTRC
  56 Data Color Rapid Conditioner To maintain the relative humidity/Temperature of the Lab TPCL, NTRC
  57 Martindale Pilling To measure the pilling of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  58 Random Tumble Pilling To measure the pilling of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  59 Light Fastness Tester To measure the color fastness of fabric against light TPCL, NTRC
  60 Wascator To measure the fabric shrinkage TPCL, NTRC
  61 Whirlpool Washing Machine To measure the fabric shrinkage TPCL, NTRC
  62 Whirl Pool Tumble Dryer To dry the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  63 Samsung Washing Machine To measure the fabric shrinkage TPCL, NTRC
  64 Air Permeability Testing Machine To measure the air permeability of the fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  65 Draper Tester To measure the fabric drape Comfort Lab, NTRC
  66 Fabric Touch Tester To measure the fabric properties related to feel, thermal conductivity etc. Comfort Lab, NTRC
  67 Fabric Stiffness Tester To measure the fabric stiffness Comfort Lab, NTRC
  68 Moisture Management Tester To measure the moisture management related properties of fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  69 Water Vapor Permeability Tester To measure the water vapor permeability of fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  70 Static Charge Tester To measure the static charge of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  71 Sweating Guarded Hot Plate To measure the water vapor permeability and thermal conductivity of fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  72 Permea Tester To measure the water vapor permeability and thermal conductivity of fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  73 Kawabata Bending Module To measure the bending rigidity of the fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  74 Kawabata Compression Module to measure the thickness and compressibility of the fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  75 Kawabata Surface Tester To measure the fabric surface friction Comfort Lab, NTRC
  76 Kawabata Thermo Labo To measure the warm and cold feel, thermal conductivity of the fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  77 Flexi Burn Flammability Tester To measure the fire retardant property of fabric Coating Lab, NTRC
  78 Hydrostatic Head Tester To measure water resistance of the fabric TPCL, NTRC
  79 LOI To measure the Limiting oxygen index of the fabric Coating Lab, NTRC
  80 UPF To measure the fabric resistance against UV radiation Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  81 Phabrometer To measure the fabric feel related properties of the fabric Comfort Lab, NTRC
  82 Spectrophotometer To identify the unknown concentration of  the organic compound  Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  83 UV-Vis spectrophotometer To identify the unknown concentration of  the organic compound  Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  84 Microscope  To check the microscopic view the materials (fiber, fabric etc.) TPCL, NTRC
  85 Drying Rate Tester To measure the evaporation of moisture at room temperature  
  86 DOUBLE BEAM Scanning UV/Visible Spectrophotometer To identify the unknown concentration of  the organic compound  Nanomaterial Lab
  87 Vertical Flammability tester To measure the fire retardant property of fabric Coating Lab, NTRC
         

Chemicals & Polymer
  88 Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy To identify the heavy metal ion ECO Textile Lab
  89 FT-IR Spectrophotometer To check the function group of the organic compound Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  90 UV-VIS-NIR Spectrophotometer To identify the unknown concentration of  the organic compound  Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  91 Zeta Sizer To measure the particle size and zeta size potential  Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  92 Electro kinetic Potential To measure the surface charge on textile material Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  93 Scanning Electron Microscopy ( SEM ) To characterize the structural and textural of material trough image SEM Lab, NTRC
  94 X-Ray Diffraction To provide the details of crystal phases, orientation, crystallinaity of material XRD Lab, NTRC
  95 GCMS    
  96 HPLC    
  97 Tensiometer To measure surface tension and surface energy of material Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  98 Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDX) For elemental analysis of material SEM Lab, NTRC
  99 Differential Scanning Calorimeter To evaluate the Glass transition temperature, Melting temperature and  Composite Lab
  100 Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer (DMA) To measure the viscoelastic behavior of polymeric material Composite Lab
  101 Thermo-Mechanical Analyzer (TMA) To measure the thermal of polymer under load Polymer characterization Lab
  102 Thermo-Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA) To measure the weight loss by the application of temperature Polymer characterization Lab
  103 Particle size Analysis To measure the particle size Spectroscopy Lab, NTRC
  104 Thermal Image Camera To measure the temperature gradient through thermal image  Comfort Lab, NTRC