Pilot Paper Machine

Most Flexible paper machine for development, optimization of process and equipment

FPInnovations makes available to both industry and its suppliers the world's most flexible pilot paper machine. This machine makes it possible to conduct tests that most accurately simulate plant operations conditions, in order to:

  • Validate the manufacturing and performance of new products
  • Demonstrate the performance of new components, sources of fibre and additives
  • Test new operating conditions

Speed : 600-1400 m/min (imperial)
Trim : Wet (400 mm (imperial)), Dry (300mm (imperial))
Basis weight : 30 to 110 g/cm² (imperial)
Headbox: 3 plys

Your Benefits

By conducting your tests on FPInnovations' pilot paper machine, you:

  • have access to an experienced team who will look after developing a test plan that will meet your needs and be adjusted along the way in order to adapt to the results obtained
  • will benefit from FPInnovations' expertise in all its fields
  • will have access to FPInnovations' ISO-certified laboratories for characterization and evaluation of the products manufactured during the testing period.
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