Utmost reliability and capacity that definitely meets paper machine's needs - that's the best way to describe Valmet's OptiWin winder family. From OptiWin winder family, you will find right winder for each winding need for all paper, board and pulp grades.
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Each winder can be equipped with different levels of automation. The winder can be upgraded for higher automation level or capacity. Check out the information about winder improvements - customized solutions that improve production or maintenance efficiency and ensure good customer roll performance at the printing house or converting plant.
The experience of over 500 winder deliveries and over 1500 winder modernization has established Valmet as the leading developer of winding technology. We offer advanced winding solutions for all paper and board grades and for all web widths.
Reeling and winding are the two steps in the boardmaking process where the bulk of produced board can be either preserved or ruined. Nip loads that are too high are the main reasons for losing bulk. Valmet’s combination of bulk-saving reeling and winding are essential for e.g. coated board makers.
Valmet's center-driven reels (OptiReel Linear and OptiReel Center) – precise load control and use of center drives minimize bulk loss and the uniques OptiWin Belt – the ultimate winder for FBB, nip loads are less than 50% compared to a two-drum winder.
The total bulk saving potential is up to 4% with a combination of OptiReel center-driven reeling and OptiWin Belt winding.
OptiWin Drum two-drum winder
The OptiWin two-drum winder is renowned for its high capacity and utmost reliability. Winders can be equipped with splicers, reel spool handling, gluing systems, soft winding drums, drive control and many other features to improve quality, productivity and user friendliness.
OptiWin Drum two-drum base winder
The OptiWin two-drum base winder is renowned for its extreme robustness and utmost reliability. It is ideal for grades that tolerate a high nip loads, such as linerboard, corrugating medium, uncoated wood-free, and DIP news. The level of automation is high to reach high capacity.
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Our winding solutions improve production or maintenance efficiency and ensure good customer roll performance at the printing house or converting plant. The improvement process looks deeper into your winder to identify and solve known or hidden problems and to find opportunities for improvement.
Slitter management at board and paper machines was developed by Valmet to help our customers overcome winder problems such as poor slitting equipment condition, poor quality blades and bands, dull blades and bands, hand injuries and insufficient operator slitting process knowledge and abilities. Valmet Slitter management brings slitting best practices to your winder. Our services and technology include state-of-the-art blade design and materials, sharpness techniques, safe and easy slitter chan...
Workshop and roll services
How does your business sound like? Hopefully, there are no roll related vibrations, annoying production breaks or disturbing shutdowns. Valmet Workshop and Roll Services offer a winning combination of the latest roll technology and maintenance expertise. We help you eliminate unplanned shutdowns, increase the running times of rolls, improve the end product quality and lower the roll maintenance costs in long-term.