BMD Textiles, a company of the Maccaferri Industrial Group stands out with investments in technology and innovation.
In 2007 the Brazilian subsidiary of Maccaferri, the Italian manufacturer of geosynthetic products, acquired BMD Textiles, a local producer of PVC laminates and industrial textiles. With this acquisition, Maccaferri increased its production capacity of geogrids (used for soil reinforcement) in Brazil and was able to provide products for other segments, such as fish farming, agriculture, civil construction, safety clothing and textiles for the footwear industry, according to the statement.
BMD Textiles operates in the Camaçari industrial area in the north-eastern Bahia state. The company produces industrial textiles used as raw materials in the manufacture of other synthetic fabrics.
Quality products, high technology, intelligent services and innovative solutions are the key differentiators of BMD.
Therefore, to ensure their competitiveness and constant updating, two important sectors were included into the company’s structure: Quality Control and Research Development and Innovation (PDI) Laboratory, which are considered strategic.
The products marketed by BMD are: Screen Avian b-AVI, Screen Pig Mesh, Gramatex, B-Tuk covers for truck, B-Force, BMDTex, Trincatex, BMDNET, B-Ten, BMD Keder, covers for Decornet pool, gifts and much more.
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In a third chapter from the series, Bahia businessmen talks about the importance of investing in technology and innovation. Those two words “technology and innovation” make the big difference in the current market.
The report was conducted in BMD Textiles Headquarters in Camacari in Bahia, with interviews with BMD officials that presented their products, technologies and innovations, aimed at improving the quality of life and protecting the environment.
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