Winder improvements for board and paper machines

Winder improvements: customized solutions for your winder

We offer customized solutions that 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. Your improvement solution is created based on the analysis and your targets.

Customer roll quality improvements

  • Excellent customer roll runnability in the printing press or converting machine
  • Minimized surface and core waste
  • Minimized dust content in the roll

Capacity and runnability improvements

  • More capacity and less manual work through automated functions
  • Easier production planning with automatic back splicing
  • Better runnability through elimination of disturbances like bouncing and vibration
  • Improved occupational safety

Condition management improvements

  • Fewer unexpected failures – more production
  • Extended winder lifetime
  • Increased knowledge and motivation of operators and maintenance personnel 


Customized winder service at Stora Enso Huatai

Customized winder service at Stora Enso Huatai

The quality of customer rolls is greatly influenced by the winder. One mill that has benefited considerably from Valmet’s on-time preventive maintenance solutions and professional mill site services is Stora Enso Huatai.

Sharing know-how improves winder performance

Sharing know-how improves winder performance

Today’s winding processes are highly automated with fewer operators and maintenance people involved. To enable even better winder performance, Valmet has developed a new way to systematically work together with the customers.