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History

  • 2016

    Thread factory 20.000 m2 area was started to production activities in Antalya Organized Industrial Zone. As being first in Turkey, nonflammable and antistatic apparel production for gas stations is commenced (Tüpraş, Opet)
  • 2015

    ”Design Assistant Model Design Software”, which is the first in the World was realized. Our company participated this project as well, which was started with cooperation of domestic and foreign universities within ETex Weld project within EU Horizon 2020 Environmental Framework Studies.
  • 2013

    Our physical test laboratory was commissioned.
  • 2012

    The first heat laboratory concerned with Personal Protective Apparels was established within our company. Furthermore, our R&D and Quality laboratory were established. Our first Synthesis Project about smart textiles was realized.
  • 2011

    ERP software was enhanced and barcode system was started to be used and thanks to this, traceability for personal protective apparel was ensured.
  • 2010

    Our general directorate and Work Safety Production Department was moved to our newly bought building in İkitelli OIZ with 2500 m2 space. Production of Electric Arc Protective Apparel was started. Pulverized Tribune Insulation production was started.
  • 2009

    ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software was realized with our studies.
  • 2007

    Export of Work safety Apparel was started. Production of apparels, that are resistant to molten metal splashes was started. 2800 pieces of apparels were exported to Mittal Steel Company.
  • 2004

    ISO 9001 Quality System Certificate Was obtained. We became partner of PBI Performance Products. Insulation was performed with soluble pad system for cargo vessel in mining vessel industry.
  • 2003

    Production of industrial nonflammable and antistatic apparel was commenced.
  • 2002

    Production and sales firefighter apparels of EN 469 for municipalities, armed forces and fire departments.
  • 2001

    New facility for engineering and mining establishment has been completed in Edirne Province Süloğlu District. Silica sand washing and screening facility has moved to its new place and a new factory investment for engineering department has been completed.
  • 2000

    Welding mat production for welding spatters and molten metal splashes was started. A software that calculates heat dissipation in our engineering department.
  • 1999

    Production of textile compensators were started. The first application of it was performed in Tüpraş Aliağa plants.
  • 1998

    As first application made in Turkey, our company made turbine insulation with removable pad system.
  • 1996

    The first valve jacket production was started in Turkey. Our brands KIVANÇ and PROTEK were registered.
  • 1995

    Production of aluminized apparels for our military establishments was started.
  • 1989

    Silica Sand mining activities were started in Edirne city, Süloğlu district.
  • 1988

    The first fire blanket production in Turkey was realized by our company.
  • 1986

    Sales of glass fiber and insulation materials were started.
  • 1984

    The company proceeds its way as Kıvanç Kimya San. Tic A.Ş.
  • 1980

    Our company which was established as sole proprietorship company ender title of Kıvanç Ticaret was commenced its commercial activities.