Dornier Claim


Weaving Machines

The kings’ cloth: How one of Lyon’s oldest silk manufacturers lives up tradition and drives innovation

Whether in the palaces of Versailles, Compiègne, Fontainebleau or in the Louvre: Prelle’s magnificent silk fabrics still adorn the rooms of numerous state palaces. The manufactory is the only family-owned company of its kind that designs and produces exclusively in France.

Weaving Machines

Sustainable weaving for a better future – Lindauer DORNIER GmbH with "Quality creates value" successful in China

The growing world population and rapidly advancing industrialisation are inevitably leading to ever-increasing levels of environmental pollution.

Exhibitions and Events

Chinaplas 2021

Shenzhen | China

13. April 2021 - 16. April 2021

JEC 2021

Paris | France

01. June 2021 - 03. June 2021

About us

In 1950, Lindauer DORNIER GmbH was founded by Peter Dornier, son of the famous aviation pioneer Claude Dornier, in the same building in Lindau-Rickenbach which still serves as the company headquarters. The first result of his search for a new field of activity was the manufacture of shuttle weaving machines.

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