Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced a festoon that allows inline sheeters to closely match the speed of down line processes, thereby maintaining accurate sheet length. The system provides a closed-loop tension control for the roll stand, accommodating immediate speed changes that would otherwise be impossible because of the weight of the unwinding roll.
The fact that the nonwovens industry is growing in China is not news. During the past decade, the market has achieved growth in the low double digits, well above the rates seen in more developed areas like the U.S. or Europe.
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