Lab/Pilot/Technical Facilities Directory

 

Adherent Laboratories

3804 Dunlap St. North, St. Paul, MN 55112; 651-247-3364; tom.quinn@adherentlabs.com; www.adherentlabs.com

Markets | beverages, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, sanitary/disposables

Coating | 1 hot melt slot die coater; 12 in. max. coated width; 1,000 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.5-10 mil; UV curing; QC capability: full physical and analytical capability

Coating Technologies | hot melt, slot die, spray

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Atlas Material Testing Technology

4114 N. Ravenswood Ave., Chicago, IL 60613; 773-327-4520; info@atlas-mts.com; www.atlas-mts.com

ISO certified Complete line of weathering testing instruments plus lab and outdoor testing.

Brady Coated Products

2230 W. Florist Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53201; 414-228-5795; eric_maercklein@bradycorp.com; www.coatedproducts.com

ISO certified

Markets | industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 1 coater; 12 in. max. coated width; 100 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 1-200 micron; dryer type: single-side impingement, IR; 2 zones; dryer capacity: 12 ft; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | gravure, reverse roll, rod, slot die

Substrates | film (0.5-20 mil), foil (1-4 mil), nonwoven, paper (25#-200#)

Brampton Engineering

8031 Dixie Rd., Brampton, ON, Canada L6T 3V1; 906-793-3000; salesadmin@be-ca.com; www.be-ca.com

ISO certified

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Substrates | film (1-8 mil), foil 0.00027-0.002 in.), nonwoven (3-10 mil), paper (25-100 ppr)

Brückner Technology Holding

Koenigsberger Str. 5-7, Siegsdorf, Germany 83313; +49 8662 639278; sales@brueckner.com; www.brueckner.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Coating | 1 coater; 350 mm max. coated width; 150 mpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 2g/sq m wet coating; dryer type: floater; 2-3 zones; solvents: water

Coating Technologies | reverse roll

Substrates | film (150 µm-3 mm)

Capella Technology, 12 Park Ave.

Pompton Plains, NJ 07444; 973-248-1422; jat92517@aol.com; www.capella-tech.com

Markets | industrial, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 1 coater; 11 in. max. coated width; 3,300 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.1-20 mils; dryer type: lab oven; solvents: water

Coating Technologies | curtain, slot die

Substrates | film (0.5-10 mil), foil (2-10 mil), nonwoven (1-10 mil), paper (10#-100#/3,000), paperboard (6 mil)

Chemsultants Intl.

9079 Tyler Blvd., Mentor, OH 44060; 440-974-3080; tbesselman@chemsultants.com; www.chemsultants.com

Markets | industrial, magnetic media, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 3 coaters; 24 in. max. coated width; 500 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.5-12.0 mil; dryer types: single-side impingement, floater, IR; 5 zones; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, forward roll, gravure, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, slot die

Printing | rotogravure

Substrates | film (0.5-20 mil), foil (1.0-12 mil), nonwoven (1.0-10.0 mil), paper (20#-120#)

Notes | On-site laboratory is A2LA accredited.

CMD Corp.

2901 E. Pershing St., Box 1279, Appleton, WI 54912-1279; info@cmd-corp.com; www.cmd-corp.com

Markets | bags, sacks, film, and packaging for consumer and industrial goods companies and co-packers

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper

Notes | High-performance equipment for the plastic converting industry: high-speed rotary draw-tape trash bag lines, pre-made pouch equipment by PDI, film and bag folders and winders, packaging automation equipment, and integration services. Custom engineering, process validation services, confidential product development, 45,000-sq-ft Technology Center.

CMD Ltd.

Hazel Cottage Church Rd., Thorrington Essex, UK C07 8HE; +44 1206 256443; clive@hazelcottoge.freeserve.co.ukISO certification pending

Markets | medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 1 coater; 500 mm (20 in.) max. coated width; 150 mpm (500 fpm) max line speed; range of thicknesses: 3-500 micron; dryer type: floater; 1 zone; dryer capacity: 10 ft (3 m); solvents: water, organic

Coating Technologies | gravure, rod, slot die

Printing | rotogravure

Substrates | film (10-300 micron), foil (3-30 micron), nonwovens (10-100 gsm), paper (20-500 gsm), paperboard (100-500 gsm), tissue (25-100 gsm)

Notes | Adhesive coating, water- or solvent-based solutions, specialty coatings.

Coatingnsultex Systems, Box 5751, Spartanburg, SC 29304; 864-579-2900; info@consultexsystems.com; www.consultexsystems.com

Coating | 1 coater; 75 in. max. coated width; 10 mpm max. line speed; dryer type: single-side impingement, IR; 1 zone

Coating Technologies | curtain, doctor blade, slot die, spray, two-sided

CPFilms

Box 5068, Martinsville, VA 24115; 276-627-3533; indprods@cpfilms.com; www.cpfindusprod.com

ISO certified

Markets | electronic displays and materials, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 1 coater; 24 in. max. coated width; 100 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 1-50 µ; dryer type: single-side impingement; 2 zones; dryer capacity: 15 ft; UV and thermal curing; solvents: water, organic; QC capability: ISO 9001

Coating Technologies | gravure, slot die, two-sided, vacuum metallizing, sputter coated

Substrates | film (0.5-10 mil PET)

Davis-Standard Extrusion Systems

1 Extrusion Dr., Pawcatuck, CT 06379-2313; 860-599-1010; info@davis-standard.com; www.davis-standard.com

Markets | industrial, magnetic media, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 2 coaters; 24 in. max. coated width; 500 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 1 mil; dryer type: IR; 2 zones; UV curing; solvents: water, organic

Printing | rotogravure (2 colors)

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper

Domino Amjet Inc.

1290 Lakeside Dr., Gurnee, IL 60031; solutions@dominoamjet.com; www.dominoamjet.com

ISO certified

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Printing | digital, thermal ink jet

Substrates | film, foil, paper, paperboard, plastics

Notes | Offers customers access to inkjet sample lab and technical staff to identify best process/ink for specific applications.

Dunmore Corp.

145 Wharton Rd., Bristol, PA 19007; 215-781-8895; mpsullivan@dunmore.com; www.dunmore.com

ISO certified

Markets | aerospace, health/beauty, industrial, insulation, magnetic media, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, photovoltaic

Coating | 8 coaters; 74 in. max. coated width; 600 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.25-12 mil; dryer type: single-side impingement; 4 zones; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure, slot die, vacuum metallizing

Printing | digital, flexo, offset lithography, rotogravure, silk screen, thermal transfer

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper

Enercon Industries

W140 N9572 Fountain Blvd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051; 262-255-6070; 1-262-255-6070; www.enerconind.com

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue, any 3D object

Coating Technologies | atmospheric surface treating

Energy Sciences

42 Industrial Way; Wilmington, MA 01887; 978-253-7214; rsanders@ebeam.com; www.ebeam.com

ISO certified

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, snacks

Coating | 1 coater; 18 in. max coated width; 200 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: to 7 mils; UV, EB curing

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure, off-set, flexo

Printing | flexo, offset lithography

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue, other

Euclid Coating Systems

3494 N. Euclid Ave., Bay City, MI 48706; 989-922-4789; scottseymour@euclidlabcoaters.com; www.euclidlabcoaters.com

Markets | frozen foods, health/beauty, magnetic media, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables

Coating | 2 coaters; 12 in. max. coated width; 40 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.1 µ-2 mils; dryer type: single-side impingement, IR

Coating Technologies | air knife, curtain, doctor blade, forward roll, gravure, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, saturators

Printing | flexo, rotogravure, direct gravure, offset gravure

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue, glass, rubber, silicon discs

Evonik Goldschmidt Corp.

914 E. Randolph Rd., Box 1299, Hopewell, VA; 804-452-5760; gary.freelin@evonik.com; www.evonik.com/tego-rc

ISO certified

Markets | health/beauty, industrial, radiation-curable release coatings, sanitary/disposables

Coating | 1 coater; 24 in. max. coated width; 850 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.5 g/m2-1.2 g/m2; UV curing; QC capability: coat weight measurement, release and subsequent adhesion measurements

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure

Substrates | film (PET, BOPP, PE, PVC, OPP, and more, 1-10 mil), nonwoven (1-10 mil), paper (1-10 mil), metallized films (1-10 mil)

Extrusion Dies Industries (EDI)

911 Kurth Rd., Chippewa Falls, WI 54729; 715-726-1201; sales@extrusiondies.com; www.extrusiondies.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks, solar panels, barrier packaging, lithium battery

Coating | 3 coaters; 18 in. max. coated width; 400 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 1 micron-50 mil; dryer types: floater, IR; 3 zones; dryer capacity: 6 ft of hot air dryers at max. temp. to 350 deg F; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable, organic; QC capability: microscope, microtome

Coating Technologies | coextrusion, curtain, extrusion, hot melt, slot die, two-sided, intermittent (patch coating), lane

Substrates | film (1-12 mil), foil (20-75 micron), nonwoven (1-12 mil), paper (1-12 mil), paperboard (1-12 mil), tissue (1-12 mil)

Flint Group Narrow Web

15500 28th Ave. North, Plymouth, MN 55447; 763-559-5911; deanna.whelan@flintgrp.com; www.narrowweb.flintgrp.com

Coating | 6 coating stations; 10 in. press width; 510 fpm max. line speed; dryer type: IR; 11 zones; UV curing; solvents: water

Coating Technologies | doctor blade

Printing | flexo (6 colors), rotary screen (2 colors)

Substrates | film (50-1,000 ga), foil (2-6 mils thick), nonwoven (2-6 mils thick), paper (1.5-6 mil), paperboard (6-16 mil)

Fusion UV Systems

910 Clopper Rd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878; 301-527-2660; info@fusionuv.com; www.fusionuv.com

Printing | digital, silk screen

Coating Technologies | dip, gravure, rod, spray

Substrates | film (to 20 in. wide), nonwoven (to 20 in. wide), paper (to 20 in. wide), paperboard (to 20 in. wide)

Notes | Assistance in system design and optimization for all types of UV applications, lending to production design.

Heidelberg

1000 Gutenberg Dr., Kennesaw, GA 30144; clarence.penge@heidelberg.com; www.heidelberg.com

Markets | photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 6 coaters; 40-in. max. coated width; range of thicknesses: 0.010-1.00 mm; dryer type: IR; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable

Coating Technologies | doctor blade

Printing | offset lithography

Substrates | paper, paperboard, plastics

Kampf Schneid-und Wickel Technik

Muehlener Strasse 36-42, 51674 Wiehl, Germany; +49 2262-81524; www.kampf.deISO certified

Slitting/Rewinding | 3 slitter/rewinders, 1 spooler (for very narrow webs), 1 winder

Substrates | film (3µ-350µ), paper (to 350µ/14 mil), laminates (3-350µ)

Notes | Machinery available: slitter/rewinders accommodating widths from 500 mm/20 in.-2,500 mm/100 in.

Kroenert Corp.

6127 Green Bay Rd., Kenosha, WI 53142; 262-925-9595; bdages@kroenert.com; www.kroenert.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Coating | 1 coater; 51 in. max. coated width; 5,300 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.003-0.250 in.; dryer type: floater; 4 zones; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | curtain, dip, doctor blade, gravure, reverse roll, rod, slot die, spray

Printing | flexo

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Lamart Corp.

16 Richmond St., Clifton, NJ 07015; 800-lamart-9; lamart@lamartcorp.com; www.lamartcorp.com

ISO certified

Markets | industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, graphic arts, aerospace, and optical

Coating | 10 coaters; 60 in. max. coated width; 100 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.0001-0.005 in.; dryer types: single-side impingement, IR; 3 zones; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, forward roll, gravure, reverse roll, rod

Substrates | fabrics, film (0.00014-0.020 in.), foil (0.00025-0.010 in.), nonwoven, paper, paperboard, scrims, tissue

LasX Industries

4817 White Bear Pkwy., St. Paul, MN 55110; 651-407-0011; info@lasx.com; www.lasx.com

ISO certified

Markets | frozen foods, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, snacks

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, thin nonmetallic materials

Services | laser converting, including perforating, scoring

Mahlo America

, 575 Simuel Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29303; 864-576-6288; info@mahloamerica.net; www.mahloamerica.com

Markets | frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables

Coating | 80 in. max. width; 40 mpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.0005-4 in.

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Notes | Manufacturer of QCS systems for on-line measurement and control of basis weight, thickness, moisture, and coatings.

Marketshr Metering Systems Corp., 1415 A Cross Beam Dr., Charlotte, NC 28217; 704-525-7128; troy.spencer@mahr.com; www.mmscusa.com

ISO certified

Markets | beverages, health/beauty, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical

Notes | Evaluations on meter/mix technology and ability to pump and meter products.

MEGTEC Systems

830 Prosper Rd., DePere, WI 54115; 920-339-2787; htaylor@megtec.com; www.megtec.com

ISO certification pending

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Coating | 8 coating methods; 24 in. max. coated width; 2,000 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.5-mil film to 18-pt board; dryer type: floater; 3 zones; dryer capacity: temps to 525 deg F; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | dip and squeeze, gravure, Mayer rod, offset, direct, reverse

Substrates | film (0.5-7 mil+), foil, nonwoven, paper (light to 100#+), paperboard, tissue

Microseal Industries

610 E. 36th St., Paterson, NJ 07509; 973-523-0704; info@microseal.com; www.microseal.com

Markets | industrial

Coating | 2 coaters; 60-in. max. coated width; solvents: water, flammable

Coating Technologies | air knife, brush, coextrusion, doctor blade, extrusion, forward roll, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, slot die, two-sided

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper

New Era Converting Machinery

235 Mclean Blvd., Paterson, NJ 07504; 201-670-4848; bob.pasquale@neweraconverting.com; www.neweraconverting.com

Markets | health/beauty, labels, liners, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, tapes

Coating | 1 cartridge coater; 24. in. max. coated width; 1,000 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.15#-250#/rm (3,000 sq ft); dryer type: floater; 3 zones; dryer capacity: 400 deg F; solvents: water, flammable, organic; off-line QC equipment

Coating Technologies | curtain, dip, forward roll, gravure, knife over roll, offset gravure, reverse roll, rod, saturators, slot die

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard

Nukote Intl.

1227 Ridgeway Ave., Rochester, NY 14615; 585-452-2930; tice.mccarthy@nukote.com; www.nukote.com

ISO certified

Markets | frozen foods, industrial, magnetic media, photographic/graphic arts, snacks

Coating | 6 coaters; 42 in. max. coated width; 900 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 3 microns-20 mils; dryer type: floater; 3 zones; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, slot die, two-sided

Substrates | film (3 micron+), foil, nonwoven (4 mil+), paper (4 mil+), other

Pillar Technologies

475 Industrial Dr., Hartland, WI 53029; 262-912-7215; treaters@pillartech.com; www.pillartech.com

Substrates | roll diameters to 2 ft at widths to 60 in. for film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Notes | Bare roll, covered roll, controlled gas, and modified gas atmosphere surface treatment trials offered for all prospective and active customer applications.

Pitman Co.

721 Union Blvd., Totowa, NJ 07512; 610-524-0165; www.pitmanpackaging.com

Notes |Technical Demo Ctr. in Bloomingdale, IL, is configured with a complete EskoArtwork workflow and computer-to-plate imager. This is coupled with a DuPont Cyrel Fast platemaking system and Toray digital letterpress plates.

Pocono Coated Products

101 Broad St., Phillipsburg, NJ 08865; 908-859-8485; poconoctd@gmail.com; www.poconoctd.com

Markets | health/beauty, industrial, labels, medical/pharmaceutical, tapes

Coating | 3 coaters; 60 in. max. coated width; 800 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.5 micron-50 mils; dryer type: single-side impingement; 3 zone 16 in.; 2 zone 70 in.; dryer capacity: 15-40 in.; UV curing; solvents: water; QC: 100% incoming and process

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, forward roll, gravure, hot melt, pattern, reverse roll, rod, slot die, two-sided

Substrates | film (0.25-10 mil), foil 0.5-2 mil), nonwoven (20 g), paper (10#-100#), paperboard (8 pt), tissue (10#)

Polykote Corp.

135 Kuebler Rd., Easton, PA 18040; 800-298-5683; mbierowicz@polykotecorp.com; www.polykotecorp.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 4 coaters; 53 in. max. coated width; 300 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.1-40 dry mils; dryer type: single-side impingement; 2 zones; solvents: water; QC: coat weight, caliper, viscosity, peel & tack, adhesion, release, etc.

Coating Technologies | gravure, hot melt, rod

Printing | flexo (3 color)

Substrates | film (0.5-10 mil+), foil (1-3 mil+), nonwovens, paper (25#+), paperboard (6-20 pt), tissue (10#+)

Services | toll

Notes | Design and develop solutions according to specific customer needs vs. a product line driven agenda.

Polytype Converting

26 Rte. de la Glane, Fribourg, Switzerland CH-1701; +41 26 426 1111; converting@polytype.com; www.polytype.com

ISO certified

Markets | adhesive tapes/labels, beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, inkjet papers, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, optical films, photographic/graphic arts, release liners, sanitary/disposables, snacks, thermal paper

Coating | 2 coaters; 840 mm max. coated width; 1,000/1,500 mpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.1-1,000 µm; dryer type: single-side impingement, floater, IR; 4 zones; dryer capacity: 12 m; curing: UV, microwave, EB; solvents: water, flammable, organic; QC capability: density, viscosity, surface tension, coat weight, web temperature, moisture

Coating Technologies | air knife, curtain coating, dip, doctor blade, forward roll, gravure, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, saturators, simultaneous multilayer, slot die

Printing | rotogravure

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Precision AirConvey Corp.

210 Executive Dr. #6, Newark, DE 19702; 302-999-8000; get-facts@airconvey.com; www.precisionairconvey.com

Notes | Full-size, fully operating equipment includes an in-line cutter/fan edge trim removal system, and a venturi-based system that can be tested with static controls and either a cyclone or company's slant screen separator on back end. Also: WastePAC Densifier and repelletizing system for plastic film recycling; roll splitter for recycling plastic film, foil, and paper, and proprietary dust collection system.

Precision Coatings Inc.

8120 Goldie St., Walled Lake, MI 48390; 248-363-8361; bgabbitas@pcicoatings.com; www.pcicoatings.com

Markets | automotive, flexo, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, signage

Coating | 4 coaters; 72 in. max. coated width; 300 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.01-10 mils; dryer type: single-side impingement; up to 5 zones; dryer capacity: up to 100 ft of oven, 450 deg F; solvents: water, flammable, organic; QC capability: coat weight, color, visual and UV density, gloss, opacity, retained solvent

Coating Technologies | air knife, gravure, reverse roll, rod, slot die, two-sided

Substrates | film (1-30 mil), foil (1-5 mil), nonwoven (1-30 mil), paper (1-30 mil)

Radiant Energy Systems

175 N. Ethel Ave., Hawthorne, NJ 07506; 973-423-5220; info@radiantenergy.com; www.radiantenergy.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Coating | 2 coaters; 26 in. max. coated width; 400 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: to 5 mm; dryer type: single-side impingement (single or double), floater, IR; 3 zones; dryer capacity: 400 deg F; solvents: water

Coating Technologies | gravure, rod

Printing | flexo, rotogravure

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue, other

Raleigh Coatings Ltd.

Raleigh Hall Industrial Est., Eccleshall Staffs, UK; +44 0 1785 850357; paul@raleigh-coatings.co.uk; www.raleighcoatings.co.uk

ISO certified

Markets | aerospace, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, security

Coating | 4 coaters; 65 in. max. coated width; 325 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.24-12 mil; dryer type: single-side impingement; 2 zones; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | dip, doctor blade, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, slot die

Substrates | fabric, film, foil, foam, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Rohm & Haas Co.

5005 Barnard Mill Rd., Ringwood, IL 60072; 847-649-3831; www.rohmhaas.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, snacks

Coating | 1 (1-2 station) coater, 1 solventless laminator; 24 in. and 54 in. max. coated width; 600 fpm and 1,200 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: up to 10 mil; dryer type: single-side impingement; 3 zones; solvents: water, organic; QC: bonds, coat weight, heat seal bonds

Coating Technologies | forward roll, gravure, reverse roll, rod

Substrates | film (0.5-10 mil), foil (0.275-10 mil), paper (15-80#)

Notes | In-line corona treating available.

Rotomec (Bobst Group Italia)

S.S. Casale Asti Km 5, S. Giorgio M.to (AL), Italy 15020; +39 0 1424071; sales.rotomec@bobstgroup.com; www.bobstgroup.com/rotomec

ISO certified

Markets | flexible material for food packaging, frozen food, snacks

Coating Technologies | gravure

Printing | rotogravure (4-12 colors)

Substrates | film (10-60 µ), foil (20-50 µ), paper (30-120 g/sq m), paperboard (max. 200 g/sq m)

Schiavi (Bobst Group Italia), Strada Bosella 16, Piacenza, Italy 29100; +39 0 523493111; sales.schiavi@bobstgroup.com; www.bobstgroup.com/schiavi

Printing | flexo (8 colors)

Substrates | film, foil, paper

Schober USA

11237 Grooms Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45242; 513-489-7393; solutions@schoberusa.com; www.schoberusa.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, sanitary/disposables

Substrates | film, nonwoven, paper, paperboard

Notes | Three lab machines to 16 in. for punching, die-cutting, creasing, laser, process development.

Sierra Coating Technologies

1820 Enterprise Dr., De Pere, WI 54115; sales@sierracoating.com; www.sierracoating.com

Markets | frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 3 coaters; 62 in. max. coated width; 1,000 fpm+ max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.42 g-40 pt; dryer type: floater; 2 zones; solvents: water

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure, hot melt, reverse roll, saturators, slot die

Printing | flexo (1 color)

Substrates | film (PET 0.42 g min.), nonwoven, paper (25# board), paperboard (to 40 pt), tissue (18#)

Technical Coating Intl.

150 Backhoe Rd., Leland, NC 28451; 910-371-0860; ds@tciinc.com; www.tciinc.com

Markets | industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, fabric, wovens, nonwovens

Coating | 4 coaters; 90-in. max. coated width; 900 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 25 ga-40 mil; dryer type: single-side impingement; 3 zones; solvents: water, flammable

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure, rod, two-sided

Printing | rotogravure

Substrates | film (25 ga-40 mil), foil (0.000285+), nonwoven (0.5 oz/sq yd+), paper (10 pt-40 mil), paperboard (10 pt-40 mil), tissue

Tollcoating.com by Carestream Health

8124 Pacific Ave., White City, OR 97508; 541-831-7298; barbara.kurc@carestreamhealth.com

ISO certified

Markets | industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 5 coaters; 74 in. max coated width; 1,750 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 1-10 mil; dryer types: floater, diffuse; dryer capacity: 15,000 cfm; UV curing; solvents: water, organic; quality control capability: chromatography, spectroscopy, transmission, and reflection laser inspection

Coating Technologies | curtain, dip, forward roll, gravure, reverse roll, slot die, two-sided, other

Substrates | film (1-10 mil), foil (1-10 mil), nonwoven (1-10 mil), paper (1-10 mil)

Notes | High precision and pilot coating, optical and photographic quality PET manufacturing, formulation development, analytical lab support, converting and packaging services.

Tribex Corp.

4171 Citrus Ave., Rocklin, CA 95677; 916-630-7310; russ@tribexcorp.com; www.tribexcorp.com

Markets | Silicone-coated release liners, pressure-sensitive, medical, electronics, composites

Coating | 2 coaters, 68 in. max. coated width; thermal; UV curing

Coating Technologies | gravure, doctor blade, one- and two-side coating

Substrates | 0.48 ga to 10 mil: papers, PET, HDPE, foils

Web Coating Technologies

5 Industrial Rd., Fairfield, NJ 07004; 973-808-8890; carlmcnamara@uvcoatings.com; www.uvcoatings.com

ISO certified

Markets | industrial, sanitary/disposables, release liners, building products

Coating | 2 coaters; 62 in. max. coated width; 500 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.001-0.020 in.; 2 zones; UV curing

Coating Technologies | gravure, other

Printing | rotogravure, offset

Substrates | film (0.001-0.020 in.)

Notes | Offset differential gravure, contract coating, toll coating.

Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corp.

23 New England Way, Lincoln, RI 02865; 401-333-2770; info@whcorp.com; www.whcorp.com

Printing | 1 flexo (10 colors), 3 flexo (8 colors), 1 gravure (8 colors)

Substrates | film (up to 10 mil), foil (up to 3 mil), nonwoven, paper (up to 120/ream), tissue

Notes | Full machine pilot and test facility also has 4 blown film extrusion lines, 1 cast film line.

Chase Machine & Engineering

324 Washington St., West Warwick, RI 02893; 401-821-8879; sales@chasemachine.com; www.chasemachine.com

Markets | diaper, filtration (air, gas, liquid), health/beauty, hygiene, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, nonwovens, sanitary/disposables, meat/poultry

Substrates | film, nonwoven, woven

Notes | Ultrasonic laminating, embossing, slitting; mechanical slitting, cut to length, spoolers and blockers, festooning, fan folding, unwind/rewinds, edge guidance, tensioning, etc.

 

Coim USA

286 Mantua Grove Rd., West Deptford, NJ 08066; 215-275-5178; bob.lloyd@us.coimgroup.com; www.coimgroup.com

ISO certified

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Coating | 1 coater; 14 in. max. coated width; 800 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 12-125 µ; dryer type: single-side impingement; 3 zones; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | doctor blade, gravure, multi-roll

Laminating | 1 laminator; 14 in. max laminated width; 800 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 6µ-125µ; dryer type: single-side impingement; 3 zones; solvents: water, flammable, organic; type of laminations: dry bond, wet bond, solventless

Substrates | film (12 µ-125 µ), foil (6 µ-75 µ), nonwoven (12 µ-125 µ), paper (12 µ-125 µ), paperboard (12 µ-125 µ)

Notes | Testing for bond strength, seal strength, COF, heat resistance, cure, product resistance, adhesive weight. Full technical facility for evaluation of laminating adhesives, lamination quality issues, and processing.

Davis-Standard Converting Sys.

46 N. 1st St., Fulton, NY 13069; 315-598-7121; bc@bc-egan.com; www.bc-egan.com

Markets | battery, beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks, specialty structures, tag & label

Coating | 2 coaters; 18 or 36 in. max. coated width (60 in. extrusion lab); to 3,000 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: 0.25-200 pli; dryer types: single-side impingement, floater; 3 zones; dryer capacity: 60 ft; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable, organic

Coating Technologies | air knife, coextrusion, curtain, dip, doctor blade, extrusion, forward roll, gravure, hot melt, reverse roll, rod, saturators, slot die, two sided

Substrates | film (0.188+ mil), foil (0.0003+ in.), nonwoven (to 130 mil), paper (to 150 mil), paperboard (to 150 mil), tissue (single and multi-ply), foam (to 80 mil), metal, scrim

Exopack Advanced Coatings

700 Crestdale St., Matthews, NC 28105; 704-847-9171; john.pajak@exopack.com; www.exopackadvancedcoatings.com

ISO certified

Markets | electronics, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, optical films, photographic/graphic arts

Coating | 8 coaters; 60 in. max. coated width; 300 fpm max. line speed; dryer types: single-side impingement, IR; 4 zones; UV curing; solvents: water, flammable, organic; QC capability: on-line thickness complete testing

Coating Technologies | forward roll, gravure, reverse roll, slot die, two-sided

Printing | rotogravure

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper

Coating Technologies | 100% solid

W194 N11301 McCormick Dr., German-town, WI 53022; 262-253-3333; sales@faustel.com; www.faustel.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry; medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposable, snacks

Coating | 24+ coaters; 24 in. max. coated width; 2,000 fpm max. line speed; dryer type: single-side impingement, floater, IR; 6 zones; dryer capacity: 60 ft; UV, EB curing; solvents: water, flammable

Coating Technologies | curtain, dip, doctor blade, forward roll, gravure (standard and pressurized), hot melt, reverse roll, rod, saturators, slot die

Printing | flexo (1 color), rotogravure (1 color)

Substrates | film, foil, nonwoven, paper, paperboard, tissue

Industry Tech

600 Mt. Vernon St., Oldsmar, FL 34677; 813-855-5054; industrytech@industrytech.net; www.industrytech.net

Markets l Coating, adhesive, paint, graphics, laboratory testing, paper, inks

Harper Corp. of America

11625 Steele Creek Rd., Charlotte, NC 28273; 704-588-3371; customer@harperimage.com; www.harperimage.com

ISO certified

Marshall & Williams Plastics-Parkinson Technologies

100 Goldstein Dr., Woonsocket, RI 02895; 401-762-2100; mwlab@parkinsontechnologies.com; www.parkinsontechnologies.com ISO certified

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, magnetic media, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks, semi-permeable membranes (filtration, battery separator, breathable materials)

Coating Technologies | coextrusion, extrusion, slot die, corona treating

Substrates | film (0.0005-0.1000 in.), nonwoven, foam

Notes | Extrusion/coextrusion film/sheet casting, machine- and transverse-direction orientations, biaxial orientation, 5-layer coextrusion, twin screw extruder in-line compounding.

Nordmeccanica

250H Executive Dr., Edgewood, NY 11717; 631-242-9898; na@nordmeccanica.com; www.nordmeccanica.com

Markets | beverages, frozen foods, health/beauty, industrial, meat/poultry, medical/pharmaceutical, photographic/graphic arts, sanitary/disposables, snacks

Coating | 1 coater; 59 in. max. coated width; 1,350 fpm max. line speed; range of thicknesses: thin to thick; UV curing


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