As a specialized producer of protective fabrics serving diversified markets ranging from workwear, industrial safety, military and police and fire fighters, we draw a particular attention to the specificities of each of these applications to provide them with the most adequate product solutions.

For decades, TenCate Protective Fabrics has partnered with fibers and finish suppliers, industry specialists, garment makers and industrial laundries to create products properties tailored to these specific requirements.

The unparalleled variety of products we offer incorporate a multitude of fibers, finishing technologies, FR technologies engineered to provide the highest level of protection and comfort proven to last for the life of the garment.

We continuously invest in research & development to develop proprietary technologies and patented solutions that bring you the best of the world of technical textiles and continuously improve safety, comfort, durability and overall, value.

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cotton fabrics

TenCate’s 100% cotton fabrics provide the wearer with maximum comfort. Naturally soft, these fabrics offer an excellent moisture management control and are engineered to sustain extensive industrial launderings.

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poly-cotton and cotton-rich fabrics

TenCate offers a full range of polyester blend fabrics (160-325g) in standard colours (per 100m) and a variety of finishes. Available in various constructions such as twill, ripstop, panama and canvas. Special technical finishes can be applied to improve functionality, such as crease recovery and water and oil repellence.

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special fabrics

TenCate develops fabrics designed to meet end users’ special needs, such as extra protection, anti-static properties, stretch, high visibility, or a specific look and feel. This enables our customers to create workwear customized to special working environments.

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sustainable fabrics

To meet the demand for environmentally friendly workwear, TenCate has developed a line of comfortable and sustainable fabrics with a much lower environmental impact. Tecawork™ Ecogreen, for example, is made from 100% bio-cellulosic fibres from FSC wood and 100% mechanically recycled polyester from PET bottles.