A proud heritage. An innovative approach. A global network.

We are Navis TubeTex.

Founded in 1929, Navis TubeTex is a leader in finishing machinery for the global textile industry. Based in Lexington, North Carolina, Navis TubeTex designs, engineers and manufactures the world’s leading machinery for the global knit, woven, nonwoven, technical and geotextile industries.

From its beginning the company was focused on manufacturing machinery for processing textiles. Over the years, this machinery has helped change the way fabrics are processed, dramatically improving appearance, feel, and performance while increasing efficiency and cutting production costs.

Today you will find our machinery in more than 70 countries. Chances are every day you wear, use or touch a fabric that is produced on our equipment.  From the apparel you wear, the bed linens you sleep on, the upholstery you sit on and the carpet you walk on, the world’s famous brands are processed on Navis TubeTex equipment.

The company’s 130,000 square-foot (12,100 square meters) headquarters houses manufacturing, engineering, finance, customer service, sales, and administrative functions.

Navis TubeTex has trained sales and service centers around the world to offer dedicated machinery solutions with exceptional services to meet your company’s production and processing needs. Our team of expert engineers and sales associates work with you on a solution that fits your economic budget and ecologic environment to ensure a successful implementation of the latest technology.