Textile Mills (KTM) spins 100% raw cotton into yarn for weaving into
household goods such as towels, tablecloths and bathrobes.
the company initiated a phased energy efficiency programme by
modernizing the boiler system, followed by refurbishment of the lighting
installation. The latest
stage has seen the air handling system fitted with variable speed
drives the result of which has been dramatic:
on electricity alone are running at £85,000 per year
on investment of £110,000 is just under 16 months
costs per unit of been reduced by 21.7%
has increased by a massive 43%.
product quality has attracted new customers.
business performance has resulted in increased exports.
on air handling and process plant has been reduced.
life has been increased.
are integrated into a central management system
most important, the working environment has improved.