Southern Weaving Supports OSHA’s Fall Prevention Campaign

Falls are the leading cause of death in construction. Let that sink in. Over one-third of all fatalities in the construction industry is a result of something that could have been prevented: falls. Take 39 seconds out of your day to watch this informative video provided by the US Department of Labor about preventing falls: […]

Partnering with ICE Recycling to Manage Textile Waste

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As a world-class manufacturer of narrow webbing, using polyester and nylon to more advanced HMPE and Aramid yarns, our Greenville and Anderson plants are bustling operations. On any given day, we produce webbing used in cargo restraints, fall protection, lifting and coverings. With so much going on, it would be easy to forget our environmental […]

Protection from Line of Sight Accidents

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Severe worker injuries. Damage to expensive equipment. Disruption of business. These are the costly consequences of line of sight accidents. What is a Line of Sight Accident? A line of sight accident is any accident that occurs when a person or piece of equipment is with in approximately 3 feet of a leak, burst or […]

Coated Webbing: FAQs

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Southern Weaving has a wide portfolio of industrial web, sling web, and protective sleeving. As a “one-stop shop” manufacturer of high-performance fabrics, we saw the benefit behind adding coated finishes to our webbing products in 2011 when we acquired Jones Products. Today, coated webbing is a valuable solution to many of our client’s needs. When […]

Robyn Knox Receives HR Professional of the Year Award

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Robyn Knox, Vice President of Human Resources here at Southern Weaving, was recognized as the statewide winner of the 2017 Human Resources (HR) Professional of the Year Award! The winner was announced at the 27th Annual HR Conference Awards Luncheon in Hilton Head, hosted by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the […]

Southern Weaving Honored with 2017 Statewide LiveLifeBlue Award

Every year, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina designates seven S.C. businesses with LiveLifeBlue awards for excellence in workplace wellness. Two regional winners were announced for each of the state’s region (Lowcountry, Midlands and Upstate). BlueCross and BlueShield also selects one business to honor with a statewide LiveLifeBlue Award. Southern Weaving was proud to be awarded […]

Lifting Slings: Dealing with Human Lives

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Southern Weaving produces the material used in creating lifting slings, also known as sling web. “Our main categories are lifting, fall protection and specialty products, but our largest category is sling web,” says Southern Weaving CEO Ron Mohling. Synthetics Fibers Versus Wire Rope What is sling web? Sling webbing is used in hoisting, lifting and […]

Southern Weaving Launches a New Website

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For over 90 years, Southern Weaving has gained a reputation for innovation by adapting to the textile industry’s ever-changing standards. This month, Southern Weaving launched a newly designed website, the latest chapter in this story of innovation. The new website catalogs our various product offerings with a simple navigation, from industrial webbing to protective sleeves […]

Southern Weaving’s Commitment to Corporate Sustainability

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Since 2015, three key members of Southern Weaving’s upper-management team have earned post-graduate diplomas in Corporate Sustainability at Furman University, and two more team members are enrolled for the spring of 2017. Ron Mohling, Chief Executive Officer: Class of 2015 Margie Rice, Chief Financial Officer: Class of 2016 David McGane, Chief Operating Officer: Class of 2016 […]

Robyn Knox Featured as Guest Speaker in 2017 Conference for the Women’s Leadership Institute of Furman

Southern Weaving’s VP of Human Resources, Robyn Knox, spoke at the 2017 Conference Series for the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) of Furman earlier this week. The conference was titled “Reflection, Transformation, and Self.” Knox’s speech was aptly based on her own career experiences, including her nine-year tenure at Southern Weaving. In Knox’s speech, she stated […]