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Lincoln Fabrics

 

Caption large left image: North side of Lincoln Fabrics; Caption top right image: Red brick work (front entrance); Caption bottom right image: Full building shot-Rob Munro


 

 

General Information

 

Lincoln Fabrics Ltd., is a fabric manufacuring company(Broadwoven Fabric Mill) that specializes in new fibers and weaving technology to produce new market specific materials. Many of their products are specially produced to engineer reinforcements for existing and specialized composite applications. Their specially produced fabrics can be found in personal protection products such as vests,fragmentation vest, rigid/hard armor/helmets,kayaks and hockey equipment.

 

Lincoln Fabrics Ltd. is also known for its good reputation in developing products for worldwide military forces, automotives and recreational uses. With over 30 years experience in creating products for military and recreational uses, and 50 years experience in manufacturing automotive products, at Lincoln they are able to uphold a reputation for customer satisfaction and producing high quality, high performance fibers. 

 

Currently, Lincoln Fabrics exports to Brazil, Mexico, California, Colorado,Michigan and New York. Lincoln Fabrics is ISO 9001:2000 certified.

 

Hours of Operation

 

Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

 

Directions

 

From Mississauga, ON:

Head southwest on Burnhamthorpe Road West, towards Living Arts Drive

 

Turn right at Mavis Road

 

Take the ON-403 ramp

 

Merge onto King's Highway 403. Merge onto QEW

 

Take exit 47 for Ontario St toward County Rd-42

 

Turn left at Ontario St (signs for County Rd-42/Ontario St)

 

Turn left at Lakeport Road and destination will be on the right

 

From Buffalo:

Head south toward Perkins Drive

 

Turn right at Delaware Avenue 

 

Take the 2nd right onto Church Street

 

Merge onto I-90 N via the ramp to Peace Bridge/Canada

 

Take exit 9 for Peace Bridge toward Fort Erie Canada

 

Slight right toward Peac Bridge Plaza

 

Continue straight onto Peace Bridge Plaza

 

Entering Canada-continue onto Peac Bridge and continue onto QEW

 

Take exit 47 for Ontario St/County Rd-42

 

 Turn right at Henley Drive

 

Turn left at Ontario Street

 

Turn left at Lakeport Road and destination will be on the right


 

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In 1955, A. Stewart Howes founded Lincoln Fabrics Ltd. in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada and began weaving industrial fabrics and drapery cloth. At that time, the industry as a whole was suffering from over-capacity and increasing foreign competition. Mr. Howes’ strategy was to create a responsive company that focused on specialty businesses.

 

His approach helped the company flourish and in 1983 the company was passed to the second generation, when David S. Howes assumed the leadership role and helped establish the firm in the forefront of the expanding body armor market.


 

 

Further Information

 

Industry Canada's Complete Profile for Lincoln Fabrics Limited

 


 

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Address

Lincoln Fabrics
63 Lakeport Road
Port Dalhousie, Ontario
L2N 4P6 Municipality City of St. Catharines

Telephone

905.934.3391 x239

GPS Co-ordinates

Latitude 43.1991693
Longitude -79.2660068
UTM easting 640878.95
UTM northing 4784392.1

Administration

Steve Thistle
Plant Manager
Lincoln Fabrics
Tel 905.934.3391 x239
Fax 905.934.9325
Email sthistle@lincolnfabrics.com

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