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 throughout North America.