Filatura Bertoglio Italo was founded by Mr. Italo Bertoglio in 1946; for over 70 years, in the plant situated in Biella, the company has been producing carded yarns for third parties or on its own account.
In December 2019, to guarantee customers a faster and more efficient service, the company acquired the Filatura cardata Millefili in Quaregna Cerreto, a few kilometers from Biella.
By this acquisition, Filatura Bertoglio now has 10 sets of carding machines, 2 of them in a separate division for raw white, 2 others for light or natural colors and other 2 for black or blu navy.
Spinning department has more than 4.000 spindles, the winding one about 200 heads Schlafhorst 338, X5 and Autoconer 6 with thermo splicers and Loepfe electronic slubs.
The carded yarns of Filatura Bertoglio are from 3 to 36 metric count in each composition, in particular mixed with wool and fine fibers: cashmere, camel, angora (Caregora), alpaca, yak and silk.
One of the carding machine can also produces fancy yarns (Tweed, Knoppy’s and Malfilè)
By an exclusive Cardorocca Filatura Bertoglio can provide the semifinisched roving on cones.
Yarns are tested in the firm’s quality laboratory by Uster Tester 4 and Uster Tensojet for resistance.
The company, which has always been sensitive to environmental problems, self-produces electricity through three important rooftop photovoltaic systems that ensure a total power of almost 400 kw.
At the beginning of January 2021 Filatura Bertoglio obtained the following certifications: GRS, RWS and NPF.
Biella, January 27 2021