Carpet weaving machines

As a world leader in face-to-face carpet weaving, we gained huge experience and knowledge throughout the years. The full range of different qualities available on the market is covered by our machines, going from economical qualities to very high reed densities. Van de Wiele’s face-to-face carpet weaving machines cover the complete range of qualities in cut pile, loop pile or cut-loop, depending on the customer’s demand. For each quality, Van de Wiele strives for the optimal solution.

  • High quality

  • Future-proof

  • Optimal flexibility

  • No compromise

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Cut pile machine for highest production output

  • Double rapier
  • Face-to-Face carpets
  • Highest production output
  • Cut pile and flat weave
  • 3, 4 or 5 meter execution RCF


The RCE2+ is the latest generation of double rapier face-to-face carpet weaving machines for cut pile in high capacity production output.

  • Double Rapier
  • Face-to face Carpets
  • Cut pile up to 2 x 17 mm or 2 x 30 mm
  • 3,4 or 5 meter execution RCE2+


Your machine for the imitation of hand-knotted carpets.

  • Three rapier
  • Face-to-face carpet
  • High production output
  • Pile heights starting from 3,5 mm
  • 3, 4 and 5 meter execution HCE3+
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Cut-loop machine for the highest production output

  • Three rapier
  • Face-to-Face
  • Highest production output
  • Up to 2 x 50mm cut pile and 2 x 25mm loop pile possible
  • 4 and 5 meter execution USF


For high pile carpets with a combination of cut and loop pile in heights up to 2x50mm for cut and 2x20mm for loop pile. The USE3+ is available in 3m, 4m and 5m width.

  • Three rapier
  • Face-to-face
  • Up to 2 x 70mm for only cut pile
  • Up to 2 x 50mm cut pile and 2 x 25mm loop pile possible
  • 4 and 5 meter execution USE3+


Three rapier weaving machine producing two identical carpets with any combination of cut pile, loop pile and flat weave effects.

  • Three rapier
  • Face-to-face carpet
  • From 320 to 500 dents per meter
  • 3m, 4m and 5 meter execution UCE3+


The SRE2+ Shaggy Rug Expert is a double rapier, face-to-face carpet weaving machine, developed for weaving high pile carpets with a pile height up to 2 x 50 mm in normal execution, and up to 2 x 70 mm in the Super Shaggy execution. With the SRE02 it is possible to weave carpets or artificial grass in pile widths up to 5,2 meter.

  • Double rapier
  • face-to-face carpets
  • pile height up to 2x50mm or 2x70mm in the Super Shaggy execution.
  • Carpets or artificial grass
  • 3m, 4m and 5m execution SRE2+
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The RCE3+ is manufactured for the production of cut pile carpets according to the face-to-face weaving technique, with 3-rapier technology for increased productivity and equipped with the universal 4-position jacquard SiC-U4.

  • Three rapier
  • face-to-face carpets
  • Cut pile and sisal carpets
  • 3, 4 and 5 meter execution RCE3+


Double rapier, single face carpet weaving machine for short softloops, long softloops, flatweave effects and the possibility to weave sisal look.

  • Single face carpet
  • Double rapier
  • Loop pile, flatweave and sisal look
  • 3, 4 and 5 meter execution LCE2+


The MAX91 is the first machine in history that has been completely designed and developed for weaving Axminster carpets at high speed and in 16 colour frames, without incorporated pile yarns.

  • Axminster carpets
  • High speed
  • 16 colour frames
  • 7 dents per inch (or 275 dents per meter) MAX91


The AWE1+ is a versatile and robust wire wilton weaving machine for the production of wall-to-wall carpet and rugs, in loop and/or cut pile. The AWE1+ exists in 2m20, 2m70 as well as 4m.

  • Single rapier
  • Wall-to-wall wire wilton carpet and rugs
  • For plain or jacquard carpets
  • 2m20, 2m70 and 4m execution AWE1+

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