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22nd August 2017, Wakayama

Shima’s machinery on show in Moscow

Shima Seiki, a leading Japanese computerised flat knitting machine manufacturer, will exhibit at the upcoming Textillegprom Federal Trade Fair for Apparel and Textile (Yarmarka Fair) in Moscow, Russia.

The company will show its SWG061N2 compact Wholegarment knitting machine, which can produce a wide range of Wholegarment items in their entirety without the need for linking or sewing. Another highlight is the novel SRY machine with loop presser beds that yields conventional fabrics with special inlay patterns that are produced by inserting yarn into knit fabric in a weave fashion, offering new and possibilities in hybrid knit-weave textiles.

SWG061N2 10G Wholegarment knitting machine. © Shima Seiki

The SSR series workhorse machine features a number of Shima Seiki innovations, such as digital stitch control system (DSCS) and spring-type moveable sinker system in a compact, economical package. The SFG-I glove knitting machine in ultrafine 18 gauge rounds out the comprehensive line-up.

Virtual Sampling

Also on display will be the latest version of Shima Seiki’s SDS-ONE APEX3 3D design system. At the core of Shima Seiki’s Total Fashion System concept, APEX3 offers support of the entire process of knitwear production from planning and design to production and sales promotion, as well as capability for Virtual Sampling.

SRY123LP 12G Computerised flat knitting machine. © Shima Seiki

Ultra-realistic simulation capability allows Virtual Sampling to minimise the costly time- and resource-consuming sample-making process while enhancing presentation quality.

SDS-ONE APEX3 3D design system. © Shima Seiki

APEX3 also supports design and simulation in a variety of other industries, such as circular knitting, weaving, pile weaving and printing. Demonstrations will be held at the fair showing how the various features of APEX3 can be used in e-Commerce marketing of made-to-order knit accessory items.

Exhibition details

Exhibition: Textillegprom Federal Trade Fair for Apparel and Textile (“Yarmarka Fair”)

Date: Tuesday, 29th August ~ Friday, 1st September 2017

Hours: 10:00AM ~ 6:00PM (Final day: 10:00AM ~ 4:00PM)

Location: All-Russia Exhibition Centre

GAO VVC, Estate 119, Mir Prospect, Moscow, 129223

Tel: +7 (495) 544-34-00

Organiser: RLP-Yarmarka LTD

Tel: +7 (499) 245-18-72

Booth No.: Pavilion 75 Hall A, Stand TLM-5C

Exhibited technology

  • SWG061N2 10G WHOLEGARMENT knitting machine
  • SRY123LP 12G Computerised flat knitting machine
  • SSR112-SV 12G Computerised flat knitting machine
  • SFG-I 18G Fully automatic glove knitting machine
  • SDS-ONE APEX3 3D design system

For more information, please contact:


Tel: +7-495-723-5572

Fax: +7-495-956-1617

Email: [email protected]

URL: http://shimaseiki.ru

Contact: Mr. A. Ilyin

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