Manufacturing flame resistant, cut resistant, and thermal fabrics since 1982

SSM Industries Inc. manufactures flame resistant, cut resistant, and thermal fabrics. Founded in 1982 by Bill Hilleary, the first SSM product was a Nomex¨ simplex knit for military flight gloves. This fabric is still produced today, protecting our pilots and tank crews at home and abroad.

Since those early days, SSM has continually added to its technologies to reach many different markets in various industries.

Located in Spring City, Tennessee, SSM Industries is a full service safety and protective fabric manufacturer. SSMÕs Knitting, Weaving, Dyeing, and Finishing services all take place under one roof. We also have in-house Yarn Spinning... (more)


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