Hartge Development has developed a simplified machine technology for spunbond in conjunction with technology partners, polymer suppliers and nonwovens producers. The new process took 10 years and 10,000 hours to develop. It is remarkably less complex than every other system available. The Hartge system is automation friendly, easy to operate, very compact, and uses 40% less electric . Furthermore, it requires 50% less labor than all German , Chinese, and Italian machines.