Automation in spinning began with simple systems like Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) and Flexible Manufacturing Systems (FMS), but today it is integrated into the machinery, and with IoT, automation is set to make a big leap, reveals the ITJ cover story for April 2018. The Spotlight is on Coimbatore-based ELGi Equipments, whose compressors are helping Patspin India to reduce on annual energy bill. The issue also carries a preview of ITM 2018, one of the leading textile machinery exhibitions, taking place from in Turkey. Also don’t miss the special feature on spinning industry.
The Indian Textile Journal (ITJ), rated as India’s leading textile monthly, has been serving the textile and textile-related industry since 1889. The sectors that it covers include Spinning, Weaving, Processing, Dyeing & Finishing, Knitting and Garmenting. It carries authentic articles on various subjects related to these segments from eminent authors from institutions and also from the industry experts. Every month, it carries extensive information on new products & emerging technologies on these segments. Technology and Trade Information is the very backbone of The Indian Textile Journal. Apart from a substantial subscriber base, the magazine rightly can boast of a huge complement of readership cutting across the various segments of the textile industry. It is also subscribed by the textile industries from some neighbouring countries including Bangladesh and Pakistan.