Atlas introduced the ‘next generation’ CW3600 & CW1040 Series slitter rewinder platform during 2012 and has recently added the CW5400 Series to the portfolio which covers web 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 70 of the new platform slitter rewinders for BOPP, BOPET and CPP films in various worldwide locations. This latest Atlas technology features wireless rewind arm positioning, automatic knife positioning and 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 widest machines operating at 10,400mm wide.
Atlas also manufactures the Titan range of secondary slitter rewinders for flexible packaging materials, plastic film, labelstock, laminates & paper with more than 2,500 installations in over 70 countries. The latest Titan SR9 Series modular slitter rewinders provide unsurpassed levels of slitting productivity, design modularity and rewind reel quality.
New features include reduced power consumption, faster set-up time and improved sustainability showing respect for the environment.
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. In China, these operations are co-ordinated through the wholly owned Atlas subsidiary A.C.E. (Shanghai) Trading Co. Ltd. in Shanghai which was incorporated in 2011.