VISIT US IN PROVIDENCE ON 16 – 18 OCTOBER 2017

  • lagironde
  • septembre 5, 2017

TAPPI CorrExpo 2017 will be held October 16-18, 2017 at the Rhode Island Convention Center and Omni Hotel, in Providence, RI, USA.

A full day dedicated to corrugated with an emphasis on « How it works ».

Targeting personnel who desire a solid working knowledge on corrugator operations, quality inspections, process troubleshooting, and improving runnability. This introductory to intermediate program will benefit all corrugated and P&P personnel both novice and experienced professionals as well as sales representative.

Course topics cover:

  • Why corrugated and what are the components
  • Overview of a complete corrugator, operation and machine functions
  • Mechanics of the bond
  • Introduction to starch, terms, usage, application and testing
  • Proper temperatures for bond and board flatness
  • Moisture content in paper and combined board
  • Board quality inspections on the corrugator (operator checks)
  • Trouble-shooting and corrections
  • Glue line analysis
  • How to read combined board for best bond and running conditions