Technical pills and sustainability
Amotek offers following bagging machines solutions: kitchen and toilet rolls for low and high performance line outputs, multiple of prepacked facial tissue and interfolded towels as well as industrial toilet rolls. Amotek machines handle and manage different types of products in standing or laying orientation, in single or double layer using film in reel or premade bags in wicket. Thanks to their operation flexibility, Amotek machines may be automatically coupled to any production line or independently operating as single units. Undoubtedly, Amotek top machine in the Tissue industry is PB182 model: a bagging machine for tissue rolls offering the possibility to work in both single and double lane configuration so to have the possibility to double production capabilities in terms of packs output per minute. The last version is also capable to accept up to 6 lanes infeed of single products from the log saw, that means up to 1000 rolls per minute.
The easy and quick changeover time requested to shift from single to double lane and vice versa, is one of the main features of the whole Amotek PB182 bag fillers range. Improvements have been made at the sealing bars, introduction area and bag feeding system areas, just to mention a few. PB182 is the trustful response to the current user’s demand of high performance together with maximum versatility. Newest developed machine is the IS220-FT model, suitable to pack interfolded facial tissue and hand towels in different kind of shapes Z – W – V of folded products. It is able to manage prewrapped embossed tissues or not, products with different heights and lengths, in single or multi-layer configurations. This machine is reflecting the needs of the professional paper district. Using a specific kind of infeed system and appropriate tools the product can be turned 90° and rotated depending on customer needs, so to define where the easy opening perforation should be located on the bag. The concept is to pack single wrapped products in multipack from 3 up to 30 pcs in a bag. After this step customer can place the packed hand towels directly on the pallet avoiding to use carton boxes. The extreme flexibility in format change and presentation range gives value, innovation and new marketing positioning in the market. The machine has been developed to fulfil the different needs of end-users and thanks to this concept, market feedback is more than positive with new machines’ installed in different regions of Europe and Mena. Amotek is always more sensitive to eco-sustainability and where feasible, focus its actions to find out any possible solutions to apply to its machines.
For this purpose Amotek is using servomotors and rotor pumps with energy saving function.