ProJet completes FAT and starts delivery of High Pressure Tail Cutters and Dryer fabric Cleaners to Shah Paper

January 2022

In this 2nd week of January ’22, ProJet is completing the Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) of two (2) new dry end High Pressure Tail Cutters and two (2) Dryer Fabric Cleaners to Shah Paper, India. Installation and start-up of the systems is expected later in Q1, ’22. Depending on COVID travel restrictions at that time, this may or may not be done remotely.

Tail Cutters:

The ProJet High Pressure Tail Cutters can be equipped with redundant pumps and redundant nozzles guaranteeing the highest availability of the system. The ProJet HP Tail Cutters generate a 100% reliable clean cut, guaranteeing maximum reliability of Tail Threading. One Tail Cutter will be installed before the Size Press and the second before the reel at the end of the machine.

ProJet’s High Pressure Tail Cutter in operation

Customers that use these ProJet these High Pressure Tail Cutters, immediately notice the reduction in dirt and dust build up in the cutting area, which A. Leads to a cleaner and healthier working environment for operators and B. Maximizes reliability of the Tail Cutting and Tail Threading procedure on a paper machine. No vacuum or dust bag are required so maintenance is minimized and fire hazards are eliminated.

Power Cleaners for Dryer Fabric Cleaning

Power Cleaner in operation

The Power Cleaner cleans the Dryer Fabrics continuously, 24 hours a day, as long as the machine is running. Older technologies are operated in batch cleaning mode, allowing the dryer fabrics to get dirty first, loosing permeability, and then trying to restore that permeability again. This leads to uneven permeability profiles over time, mostly leading to paper quality issues and more broke. The advantage of continuous cleaning are a more stable moisture profile, less broke and longer lifetime of fabrics. Dryer fabric contamination is on the rise due to the increasing use of secondary fibers, recycling of coated broke, increasing use of sheet fillers, an increased use of recycled mill water supplies, and the increased use of process chemicals.

ProJet is represented by JAYKAY Pvt. Ltd. in India. JAYKAY ( ) has been assisting the Indian paper industry for the last 30 years to ‘know the unknown’ and striving to help Indian Paper mills gear up and adopt technology driven productions. Our constant endeavor has been towards establishing and bringing to the doorsteps of Indian Paper Mills, new and latest technology which has a direct influence on paper quality and machine run ability.

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