80 years with Sporda Nonwoven
Claes Andersson purchases a second-hand carder for manufacturing of wadding and starts the company Sporda Vadd HB.
Start of production of synthetic wadding (polyester fibres).
Claes son Våge Claesson buys out the company. And start of production in Lidhult.
Libeltex Bvba buys Sporda Vadd AB.
On 7 September a large fire starts, and major areas of the factory burn down.
After the holiday the factory is finally ready after almost one year of standstill. There are investments in sprinklers to prevent repeat of such incidents.
Operations in Lidhult are discontinued and all production is moved to Sporda. 1998 Change of the company’s name to Libeltex AB.
Changes name to Libeltex AB.
First deliveries of sound absorbers in polyester.
Start of production of filter media G2-M6
Investment in needle chair on line 2.
New grinder for recycling fibre.
New cross-lapper on line 2 and change of name to TWE Bredaryd AB.
The company returns to locally managed companies when the management team buys out the company. Change of name to Sporda Nonwoven AB.
Investment in a new oven on line 2.
Reconstruction of line 1.