Albany International’s Tannery business designs and manufactures a full line of custom felts for tanners and leather manufacturers throughout the world.  As the largest global producer of tannery felts, Albany’s ability to design, develop and improve upon its technologically advanced products for more than 60 years has earned it a reputation of innovative industry leadership.  


Albany International Italia is Albany’s manufacturing center for tannery felts. Albany’s products are marketed and distributed globally via Albany’s regional sales and service engineers. With a direct local presence and additional warehousing facilities in North America, Brazil and China, we supply more than 200 tanners and tannery machinery manufacturers around the world. The close relationship Albany builds between its customers and their end users means that individual solutions result in maximum performance and profits. Click on Products to learn more about the most dependable felts and sleeves for the tannery industry in service today.