Process control in weaving

V.K. Kothari,     Indian Institute of Technology Delhi India


A weaving unit must have a satisfactory system of process control that focuses on loom production, quality monitoring and the cost of fabric production in order to achieve quality and production targets at the lowest possible cost. This chapter discusses factors that affect loom productivity and efficiency and what needs to be done to optimise these factors to produce fabric of required quality at the lowest cost. Online quality and process control in weaving are discussed and factors affecting the weaving cost are analysed.

Key words

weaving process control

productivity and weaving efficiency

fabric defects

online process monitoring and ...

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