Established in 1969, Narrowtex is celebrating over 50 years of manufacturing excellence. Narrowtex is a manufacturer and exporter of woven polyester strapping, woven polyester lashing, composite strapping, bonded strapping, seatbelt webbing, industrial webbing and curtain tapes.
From experience and technical expertise, together with premium quality standards, Narrowtex has developed into a well-recognised establishment in local and international markets with 55% of product volumes being distributed to Europe, USA and Australia.
Narrowtex is AAR (Association of American Railroads) certified for selected lashing and composite strapping products for open-top loading requirements.
We have established an Environmental Management System that is in conformance with the ISO 14001:2015 International Environmental Management System.
We have established a quality management system that is in conformance with the ISO 9001:2015 International Quality System Standard.
Narrowtex holds DNV – Germanischer Lloyd certification for specified lashing and composite strapping products.
Narrowtex seatbelt webbing is manufactured in accordance with the IATF 16949:2016 quality system.
The Narrowtex production facility’s up to date laboratory is used for continuous testing at different stages of production, ensuring our consistent delivery of superior products.
Narrowtex also uses accredited Labs for calibration i.e. tensile machine and have the calibration certificates issued by the accredited Lab. If required by customers, Narrowtex can provide the following:
These certificates list the customer specifications and the actual test results.
The Narrowtex production facility and head office are in South Africa in the midland town of Estcourt, where residents fulfil the factory’s staffing requirements, providing much-needed employment in the area. This forms part of the Narrowtex social responsibility program which also assists local schools with financial or other specific capital needs.
Narrowtex is part of the NTX Group which forms part of SA BIAS Industries Pty Ltd.