ColdWear: Textiles and clothing for improved safety, performance, and comfort in the High North

The cold and harsh climate in the High North represents a threat to work performance and safety. Progress in smart clothing materials and instrumentation offer a great potential for clothing that can significantly improve working conditions, and can offer the Norwegian textile industry a unique position to develop profitable products for applications in cold and wet environment.

StatoilHydro

NTNU

SINTEF

             

Photos: Swix Sport and Statoil