AMR Textiles

AMR Textiles Limited

Technical Nonwovens and Waddings


AMR Textiles Limited specialises in the production of Technical Nonwovens and Waddings, and was established and expanded after the acquisition of the Highams Group, Non-wovens Division in 2001. AMR Textiles Limited are fully accredited to ISO 9002.

Product Range

The current broad range of needle felts varies from relatively simple ones used as wadding for oven gloves and ironing board covers, to high specification fabrics used in the Aerospace, Automotive, Furniture, Bedding, Domestic Products, Construction and Geotextile Industries.

Products such as filters, building felts, bedding waddings and insulator pads, shoe felts, electric blanket cloths, wipes, incontinence felts and flame retardant barrier fabrics (crib 5 and crib 7) are all included in this range.


  • The weight range is 90 GSM to 3000 GSM, using fibres form 1.7 Dtex to 33 Dtex including polyester, acrylic, nylon, polypropylene, viscose, and natural wool.
  • Fabric can be supplied in roll form from 5cm to 6.75 metres wide and also cut in panel shapes.
  • Fabric can be supplied from either the needling or thermal bonding process, or if required a combination of both. Calendering facilities allow us to tailor products to some of our customers more specific requirements.
  • We have an extensive warehouse facility and are pleased to offer an ex-stock quick response delivery service where required

AMR Textiles Limited has formed a strong sole supplier relationship with many prestigious customers, both in the UK and overseas markets, and has also recently been pleased to increase the share of the business from many of those customers with multiple supplier policies. We have an extensive warehouse facility and are pleased to offer an ex-stock quick response delivery service where required.

Production Facility

The production facility consists of a 7 metre wide needle punch non woven line, supplied by Tathams and Dilo, which has been in production since January 2002. This production line has a capacity of around 500,000 sq metres per week.

A second 3.5 metre wide Tathams/ Dilo needle punch non-woven line also incorporates a thermal bonding oven. Both lines have randomised high density needleboards and incorporate the latest electronic control systems. Tathams Microfeed card feeding program and Tathams TMC crossfolders with full profiling capabilities are also incorporated into both lines. The 7 metre wide line includes a web randomiser and web drafting to improve the fabrics MD:CD strength relationship.

The third production line consists of a needle punching system supplied by Oerlikon Neumag comprising F.O.R Blending and Carding, Autefa profiling cross folder, Fehrer needle looms and felt drafter capable of producing fabrics of up to 5.3 mtrs wide with a weight range of 80 to 2000 GSM. Also attached to the line is a Fleissner thermal bonding oven which can be fed directly from the cross folder to produce bonded products upto 4.5 mtrs wide and in the weight range of 70 to 3000 GSM.

Contact Information

Should you require any further information please contact:

AMR Textiles Ltd
Units F1 & F2 Europa Park Trading Estate
Stoneclough Road
M26 1GG

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t: +44 (0)1204 799 910f: +44 (0)1204 799 919
Bill Radburn
Sales Manager