Project „ThermFire4Woven“

Posted: October 30, 2018

MEHLER takes part in an innovation project called “ThermFire4Woven”. The project is focused on the development of light-weight components with outstanding thermal/fire, chemical and mechanical resistance, mainly for applications in the building and transportation industry. Solutions will be based on advanced textile fiber structures with specific finishes, surface treatments and coatings.

A consortium of the following companies and organizations was formed to make this project a success:

OMT Olbo & Mehler Tex Portugal, Lda Lead Promoter
CEiiA Center of Engineering and Product Development Co-Promoter
CVR Center for the Valorization of Waste Co-Promoter
PIEP Innovation in Polymer Engineering Co-Promoter
UM University of Minho Co-Promoter


Designation of the Project
ThermFire4Woven – Advanced finished Fibrous Structures with high thermal efficiency and high fire resistance

Project Code

Main Objective
Reinforcing the research, technological development and innovation


Beneficiary Entity
Olbo & Mehler Tex

Approval Date

30.04.2018 – 29.04.2021

Total eligible cost
1.113.167,55 €