Circular knitting machines have been the focus of Mayer & Cie GmbH & Co KG for more than 100 years, and, with international patents, they have revolutionised mechanical circular knitting. Mayer & Cie. circular knitting machines are cutting-edge German engineering products.

Product range: Single Jersey, Double Jersey and Electronic Jacquard circular knitting machines + the 3-in-1 concept of combining the spinning cleaning and knitting process in one machine i.e. Spinit System.

Originally founded on the challenge of developing the world’s first automated glove knitting machine, Shima Seiki has since been at the forefront of knitting technology. With consistent advancement in original technology that anticipates market needs, Shima Seiki’s computerized knitting machines have now become the global standard.

Product range: Computerized flat knitting machines, WHOLEGARMENT knitting machines, Glove and sock knitting machines, Networking Systems and Peripheral equipment for flat knitting mills.


Your partner for the development and manufacturing of highly specialized knitting machines in modular systems for customized solutions. Harry Lucas textile machines are for multi use purposes in technical, medical and fashion industries. They are also well known for the production of spiraling and circular knitting machines for low and high pressure hoses which are used e.g. in the automotive industry.

Product range: Versatile program of circular knitting machines as well as warp knitting machines and special machines, Packing braiders and other special textile machines.

Genkinger GmbH products are as versatile as the material flows and loads of their customers. They are a long-standing, innovative company with direct links and worldwide export. With over 90 years of experience in engineering and production they are continuously adapting to new and specific requirements.

Product range: Lifting- and transport equipment for knitting mills

PROTECHNA Herbst GmbH & Co. KG engages in the production, sale, and maintenance of opto-electronic thread control systems for the textile industry in Germany and internationally. It offers a range of automatic optical inspection and surveillance systems, as well as related accessories for warp knitting, circular knitting, warping, and tufting machines.

Product range: Digital needle surveillance systems with needle position display for immediate stoppage of single, fine rib, jacquard and interlock circular knitting machines in case of needle defects, Computerised monitoring system for circular knitting machines, which detects defects in the knitted fabric by means of an infrared optical sensor.


Luwa Air Engineering is a leading supplier of industrial air engineering systems, Luwa delivers optimized solutions to diverse industries, providing the perfect environment for increased productivity and clean and comfortable working conditions.

Product range: Complete air conditioning solutions for knitting mills, Filters and dust separation, Waste handling solutions.