Pratrivero Expands in South Carolina – Nonwovens Industry Magazine

Pratrivero USA, a division of Pratrivero Nonwovens – a global producer of nonwoven fabrics using stitchbond technology – announced plans to establish new operations in Orangeburg County, South Carolina. The company’s $17.6 million investment will create 34 new jobs.

Based in Italy and family owned and operated for 14 generations, Pratrivero Nonwovens provides fabrics used in a variety of industries including furniture, banner advertising, footwear, packaging and the automotive industry.

“Pratrivero USA is excited to be part of the Orangeburg County industrial family,” said Pratrivero USA President Paolo Barberis Canonico. community, we will succeed. Orangeburg County’s approach to including a training program with Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College to help us find and train people specifically for our industry is a tremendous benefit to Pratrivero USA and the people we will be hiring. .

Located at 3777 Boul. Industrial. in Orangeburg, Pratrivero USA’s Orangeburg County facility will produce stitchbond, a nonwoven fabric produced by mechanically bonding layers of fibers with continuous filaments. The facility will also include distribution operations.

Operations are expected to be online in September 2022.