Atlas CW Series Slitter Rewinders for Plastic Film
Atlas continues to be a world leader in the supply of slitter rewinders for the processing of BOPP film and has installed the widest film slitters at 10 metres in width in four different locations around the world. In addition, Atlas has the fastest film slitters running at 1,500 m/min at web widths in excess of 8 metres. The company has built the widest slitter rewinders for CPP film at widths of more than 6 metres and BOPA film slitters at more than 5 metres in width. In recent years, Atlas has also commissioned many primary slitter rewinders for BOPET film.
Atlas launched the 'next generation' CW3600 & CW1040 Series technology platform last year at the Chinaplas 2012 exhibition in Shanghai and has recently introduced the CW5000 Series available in widths from 3600 to 5400mm. The complete CW Series platform now covers machine widths from 2500mm to 10400mm with speeds of up to 1500 m/min.
The company has now sold over 40 of the new platform CW Series film slitters in widths from 2500mm to 9000mm for BOPP, BOPET and CPP films. This latest Atlas technology features wireless rewind arms, automatic pick-and-place knife positioning, direct drive web path rollers ensuring optimum web tension for films as thin as 6 micron and up to 125 micron. The new platform also delivers higher efficiency, increased productivity and reliability, higher quality rewind reels, reduced noise levels and more effective, operator-friendly control systems.
Atlas continues to be a global leader in the design and production of high performance slitter rewinders and this latest technology sets a new benchmark in the global film slitting business with the largest machines operating at 10,400mm wide.
The Titan range of secondary slitter rewinders is also produced by Atlas and comprises solutions for flexible packaging materials, plastic film, labelstock, laminates & paper. The range includes the 'next generation' Titan SR9 Series slitter rewinders in Duplex Shaft (DS) and Dual Turret (DT) formats. The Titan ER610 compact duplex slitter is now operational in more than 100 locations worldwide.
Atlas & Titan provide comprehensive customer support through a new service platform and global network of operations based in Europe, the USA, India, SE Asia and China.
Atlas also provides fully automated and integrated roll handling systems to meet customers‘ specific production requirements.