ISO Assessed & Certified
The Twitchell Coated division is ISO certified in developing, developing, and producing specialty extrusion-coated and laminated products.
ISO certification certifies that a management system, manufacturing process, service, or documentation procedure has all the requirements for standardization and quality assurance. ISO - International Organization for Standardization is an independent, non-governmental, international organization that develops standards to ensure the quality, safety, and efficiency of products, services, and systems.
Twitchell Coated & Lamination has leading-edge production capabilities, from woven to non-woven to engineered fiber. Flexible custom solutions; various widths, resins, weights, and additives.
Check Out Nano 95 in Action!
Great install by Titan Shutters and Screens. Thank you, Fenetex Retractable Screens and Tortugas in Flagler Beach.
Nano 95™ is exceptionally UV stable, flame resistant, easy to clean, and engineered with antimicrobial agents. A 15-year limited warranty backs Textilene Nano's superior strength. Woven with finer yarns and our original Textilene-enhanced performance,
Nano 95 is durable yet designed lightweight for interior and exterior applications.
• 15-year warranty
• Stocked in 10 colorways
• 126" width
• 33.3 lyds roll length
Textilene Dim Out™ - Explore the versatility and function of Twitchell’s latest dense canvas-like fabric. Designed with a tightly woven construction, Dim Out™ offers privacy without total darkness with water-resistant perks. This perfect indoor or outdoor fabric has eight color options and is available in a 120” width.
Textilene™ brand fabrics are incredibly UV stable, flame resistant, easy to clean, and engineered with antimicrobial agents. Dim Out™ contains a non-phthalate plasticizer composed of REACH compliant materials and meets NFPA and CSFM standards.
23 x 21 tightly-woven PVC coated polyester screen with high visibility and superior insect protection.
Nano 70 keeps out the smallest insects, resists punctures and tears, and lasts three times longer than fiberglass screens. Nano 70 is exceptionally UV stable, flame resistant, easy to clean, and engineered with antimicrobial agents.
36" | 48" | 60" | 72" | 84" | 96" | 108" | 126"
• 15-Year Warranty
• Superior Insect Protection
• No UV Fading or Flaking
• Withstands 800 pounds of resistance
• 70% UV Blockage
Nano 70 Black
T18F3S004 x 36"
T18F3S007 x 48"
T18F3S008 x 60"
T18F3S005 x 72"
T18F3S009 x 84"
T18F3S003 x 96"
T18F3S006 x 108"
T18F3S001 x 126"
Roll Lengths: 33.3 yards
Photos provided by Rainier Shade.
Copyright © 2022 Twitchell Technical Products, All rights reserved.
Twitchell Celebrates 100 Years!
Download Official Press Release
100 Years of American Made Excellence – Woven into your life.
Just like the individual yarns that make up our fabrics, Twitchell Technical Products blends 100 years of innovative products, brand excellence, and custom solutions into a pattern of success. While very few companies in any industry have withstood the test of time to celebrate their centennial, Twitchell is proud to celebrate its 100th Anniversary.
Twitchell celebrated Wednesday, May 11th, to recognize and thank current and retired employees, customers, and suppliers that have helped shape Twitchell Technical Product’s success over the past century.
Founded in 1922 by Earl Wagner Twitchell in Unionville, Connecticut, then moved to Philadelphia in 1930, the company initially manufactured woven and knitted paper products – the first of many industry innovations.
Twitchell moved to Dothan in 1954 and eventually transitioned to manufacturing its current prevailing product lines, beginning in 1967 with Textilene® a PVC coated polyester fabric. Another first for the manufacturing world. Twitchell has maintained the same 33-acre manufacturing site since 1956. We pride ourselves on knowing our yarn, fabric, and textiles are made in the USA, in our Dothan, AL headquarters.
According to Gena Webb, VP of R&D/Products, "Developing higher performing fabrics, creative designs, and expanding into new markets is how Twitchell maintained centennial success. Since the beginning, The Twitchell name has represented quality and innovation in yarns and fabrics." says Webb. "We are privileged to have continued confidence from deep-rooted customers and dedicated suppliers. Our commitment will continue as we look to our next 100 years."
Today, as throughout its history, Twitchell continues to revolutionize the outdoor furniture, interior & exterior solar screen, specialty fabric, safety, and coating markets. With over 360 stocked fabrics available on-demand and a 1200 active custom color library, Twitchell stays committed to innovation, brand excellence and flexibility in manufacturing and design.
February 28th, 2022
Nano 50™ - The original 17x14 poly insect screen is now available in a 144” width!
Textilene® PVC coated polyester screen is exceptionally UV stable, flame resistant, easy to clean, and engineered with antimicrobial agents. Nano 50™ is highly resistant to punctures and tears with the strength to withstand 800 pounds of resistance. Backed by a 15 Year Warranty, Textilene Nano 50™ will outlast traditional fiberglass screens.
Made in the USA.
Twitchell Technical Products Treats First Responders to Holiday Dinner
DOTHAN, Alabama, December 21, 2020: While it’s usually all-business around the Wiregrass Public Safety Center, first responders were treated to a little Christmas cheer thanks to a local company. First responders, including law enforcement, firefighters, EMTs and their families, enjoyed a socially distanced Christmas meal compliments of Twitchell.
“Twitchell values and appreciates all that Dothan’s Fire and Police do for businesses and individuals, and the protection they offer,” says Paul Cleary, Twitchell Technical Products, CEO. “We wanted a way to thank them for all the training, hard work, long hours and sacrifices they make every day,” he adds.
The Wiregrass Public Safety Center is poised to have a dynamic, impactful, and socially distanced 2021. With free programs offered to the public, like the Women’s Safety Initiative, a firearms course and a career academy for kids, coordinators look forward to promoting a safer Wiregrass moving forward. For more information on these programs, visit safewiregrass.org.
“The dinner was fantastic. The first responders and their families were grateful to Twitchell and their entire team for the support and recognition of the services that are provided daily to the citizens of the Wiregrass.” said Jason Wright, WPSC Executive Coordinator. About 50 folks enjoyed dinner according to Wright.
Since 1922, Twitchell Technical Products, LLC has represented quality in yarns and fabrics across a multitude of industries. Today, they have grown into a multi-national manufacturer of some of the world’s most innovative fibers, textiles and coatings. Located in Dothan, their broad product spectrum ranges from outdoor furniture fabric to exterior shading and everything in between.
About Wiregrass Public Safety Center
The Wiregrass Public Safety Center is a national model for improving the readiness and effectiveness of first responders and the safety education of the general public. The center’s many resources provide law enforcement officers, firefighters and EMTs an unmatched ability to prepare for the rising complexity of today’s emergency situations. In addition, a strong commitment to the community amplifies its impact through instruction and training opportunities for volunteer responders and other residents. The center is funded by a partnership of public and private institutions including the Wiregrass Foundation, City of Dothan and Houston County. For more information, visit safewiregrass.org.
Twitchell in the News
Twitchell is featured in this month's issue of Patio & Hearth magazine. Learn more about our patterns, fabrics and company culture in our fall spotlight article. According to CEO Paul Cleary, who joined the company in January, "a primary focus of ours has always been on design and flexibility with customers."
Read more on pages 40, 70 & 79 here: https://issuu.com/peninsula-media/docs/phpr_sept_oct_2020/40
In a post COVID-19 era, cleaning and safety should be a top priority. With Textilene®, our fabrics are chemical resistant and anti-microbial so they stand up to heavy use and a variety of conditions; they have excellent abrasion, tear, fade and stain resistance.
Learn more about Textilene’s® uses and care below: