Converting

Following are examples of projects EFI Group has completed for firms in the Converting industry:

Printing

  • Established plant wide configuration of tube forming, base printing and screen printing to improve efficiencies and reduce costs and WIP

Coating

Laminating

  • Automated laminate samples manufacturing
  • Renovated hydraulic system for large laminate press
  • Repaired large high-pressure, high-temperature hot water system
  • Documented plant-wide lockout tagout procedures
  • Installed replaceable floor mounted rails
  • Analyzed and redesigned large traveling vertical lift
  • Relocated and reconfigured finishing operation
  • Designed and implemented modifications to reverse roll coating machines and liquid delivery systems
  • Implemented new tension control and web guiding systems on Kraft paper machine
  • Replaced drive and improved tension control for existing coating machine
  • Investigated noise reduction for shot peening equipment
  • Designed conveying belt in high-temperature heat treat oven

Other Converting Industry Projects

  • Designed narrow web converting line expansion to improve tension control, die registration and machine flexibility (enabling the production of different products)
  • Performed failure mode analysis of chilled roll system
     

EFI Group is a manufacturing engineering firm practicing process engineering, process design, design engineering, manufacturing technology and engineering services.
EFI Group is based in Baltimore, Maryland (MD) and serves clients nationwide, including those in Delaware; Maryland; Pennsylvania; Virginia; West Virginia and Washington, D.C.