Paper Conversion & Handling
Handling paper products is our specialty. From wet wipes to paper plates to board games, our knowledgeable design team can flip, stack, sort and rotate your products to best fit your processes.
Shuttleworth has extensive knowledge and experience in created a wide variety of product handling systems to ensure the paper handling conversion industry has the proper conveyor for its products. With Shuttleworth, all of the needs of the paper conversion industry are easily met.
The star roller is a roller surface from Shuttleworth designed to eliminate shingling of the bottom most layers of paper when stacks are transported or accumulated on Slip-Torque conveyors. The paper conversion industry benefits from this flawless accumulation as it reduces product damage and enhances greater productivity.
To better control your paper products throughout the manufacturing process, blade stops and brakes are available from Shuttleworth. Customized product stops allow you to stop and start product traffic without stopping and starting conveyor motors. When your paper handling conversion products are on conveyors, they are handled with care and efficiency using a custom-designed solution from Shuttleworth.Shuttleworth Pro Mach, Inc. http://www.shuttleworth.com/products/paper-conversion-conveyors/
Case Study #1
Paper Plate Conveyor Handling Solutions - System Benefits
- Combining multiple press outputs (up to 68 stacks/minute)
- Vision inspection and routing based on: Size, stack and stack weight
- Print pattern and/or color
- Stacking for wrapper/cartoner
- Indexing for wrapper/cartoner (up to 120 products/minute)
- Wrapper bypass mode
Case Study #2
Procter & Gamble GmbH + Co Manufacturing OHG - Paper Conversion Conveyor Case Study
Neuss, Germany Plant
We are "problem solvers" for the paper industry. Our products and expertise optimize production lines and bring substantial return on investment. Slip-Torque® Conveyors are designed to accumulate, transport and provide optimal low back pressure required for handling stacks of paper plates, loose leaf paper, and wet wipes, just to name a few. Robust design, experienced engineering professionals, and innovative technologies are just a few of the many advantages of utilizing Shuttleworth equipment. We have innovative products for the industry that include the Star Roller™, engineered to minimize shingling, and a series of automated in-feeds for optimal package handing.