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Material Processing

MEGTEC Innovation Cuts Flexible Packaging Manufacturer's Energy Bills by $10,000 a Month

YAKIMA, Wash. – Saving money on its energy bills turned out to be a lot of hot air for flexible packaging innovator Shields Bag Printing.Â- Ã‚  As a custom blown film extruder, Shields Bag extrudes, prints and converts film for flexible packaging products used in a wide range of industries. The company produces more than 100 lines of products that are shipped to clients all over the...

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Coal Mine Turns Greenhouse Gas into 'Green Energy' Using MEGTEC Systems' Patented VAM Technology
Agricultural & Farming Products

Coal Mine Turns Greenhouse Gas into 'Green Energy' Using MEGTEC Systems' Patented VAM Technology

A GLOBAL FIRST:Coal Mine Turns Greenhouse Gas into 'Green Energy' Using MEGTEC Systems' Patented VAM Technology. De Pere, WI, USA - May 20, 2008 - Coal mines are one of the largest single emitters of methane gas," states Richard Mattus, Business Manager for the VAM project at MEGTEC. "And among greenhouse gasses, methane (CH4) is second only to carbon dioxide (CO2) in global impact," "In fact,"...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

From Greenhouse Gas To 'Green Energy'

EPA Climate Protection Award cites MEGTEC Systems' patented technology, and global efforts to transform methane gas. De Pere, WI, USA - May 20, 2008 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday presented its Climate Protection Award to MEGTEC Systems, owned by U.S.-based SEQUA Corp., in recognition of MEGTEC's patented technology that enables coal mine ventilation air methane (VAM)...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

MEGTEC's Dual-Dry RTO Dryer With Integrated Oxidizer Lowers Gas Consumption And Emissions By 50%

De Pere, Wis., U.S.A., February 10, 2008-MEGTEC Systems announces the first installation of its new Dual-Dry® RTO drying system with integrated Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO) on an 80-page press with web width of 2250 mm. Continuously rising energy prices and more stringent environmental requirements in combination with wider and faster webs demand different technology for profitable...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Splicer handles 60 in. dia rolls.

Developed for 80-page presses with web width up to 2,400 mm, DLC 6000 Match-Speed Splicer can handle 60 in. diameter rolls at max production speed of 3,540 fpm. Rolls load into paster by automatic roll-handling systems that have adjustable automation level, allowing roll changing without operator. Additional features include split-arms that minimize changeover time when changing web width,...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Match-Speed Splicers suit limited space applications.

With splice efficiency rating over 99.5%, MP Series carries newspaper rolls from 40-67 in. wide with roll diameter of 50 in. Rolls can be loaded manually or automatically direct from floor level. Fully automatic chucks are positively locked into core and do not have to be re-tightened during running. Adjustable up to 67 in., split arm permits loading of 2 rolls with different widths. Single and...

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Packaging Products & Equipment

High Speed Sheeter delivers precision (0.25 mm) cutting.

Roll-Blade RQS incorporates optimized web-air-transport system, Airstream II, which optimizes performance levels while minimizing energy consumption and noise. Available with speeds to 50,000 and 60,000 cp/h, sheeter enables important process parameters to be adjusted centrally during production. Papers of different quality can be used without problems, and Web Snap system avoids paper wraps at...

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World's First-Ever Power Plant that Uses Coal Mine Ventilation Air as Fuel Now in Operation
Chemicals & Gases

World's First-Ever Power Plant that Uses Coal Mine Ventilation Air as Fuel Now in Operation

-Innovative Technology Greatly Reduces Greenhouse Gas Emissions while Generating Power- De Pere, Wis., U.S.A., (October 31, 2007) - MEGTEC Systems, a unit of Sequa Corporation (NYSE:SQAA), announces the first power plant in the world to use MEGTEC's innovative technology to generate electrical power by using coal mine ventilation air methane (VAM) as primary fuel. The power plant is now in full...

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Heat Recovery System captures heat from exhaust gases.
Material Processing

Heat Recovery System captures heat from exhaust gases.

By extracting wasted heat from process dryers, ovens, and air pollution control systems, Process Heat Recovery System heats areas of plant or process. Measuring 4 x 21 ft, unit works with existing or new product lines. It prevents condensation from forming, eliminating disposal issues. System allows choice of heated air delivery or cooling air when ambient conditions permit, and is capable of...

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Company News

B&W MEGTEC Launches New Drying Lab

In-house bench-top drying system profiles drying characteristics of coatings and substrates from small-size samples (De Pere, Wis. – July 10, 2017) Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) has developed an exclusive in-house drying lab with a bench-top system for capturing the drying behavior of coatings on web-based substrates using small-size samples approximately 5 inches by 5 inches. Located in...

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Material Processing

MEGTEC Innovation Cuts Flexible Packaging Manufacturer's Energy Bills by $10,000 a Month

YAKIMA, Wash. – Saving money on its energy bills turned out to be a lot of hot air for flexible packaging innovator Shields Bag Printing.Â- Ã‚  As a custom blown film extruder, Shields Bag extrudes, prints and converts film for flexible packaging products used in a wide range of industries. The company produces more than 100 lines of products that are shipped to clients all over the...

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Company News

MEGTEC Systems Announces Plans for Michigan Regional Service Center to Support Lithium-Ion Battery Market

De Pere, Wis., USA. October 22, 2009. MEGTEC Systems Inc. announced today that they plan to open a regional service center in Michigan to support their customers in the lithium-ion battery manufacturing market. The center will provide services and parts for MEGTEC's coating and drying equipment, as well as their NMP and other solvent recovery systems. Gerald Norz, Vice President of MEGTEC's...

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Company News

MEGTEC Partners with Hewlett-Packard in the Digital Printing Market

MEGTEC develops customized drying solutions for new HP T300 Color Inkjet Web Press De Pere, Wis., U.S.A., October 22, 2009. At the Print 09 trade show in Chicago on September 11, Hewlett Packard announced the commercialization of their newly branded HP T300 Color Inkjet Web Press. HP also announced MEGTEC Systems as a new HP Graphics Solutions Partner, supplying customized drying solutions...

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Company News

MEGTEC Systems Purchases Intellectual Property of Former Ross Air Systems

De Pere, Wisconsin. March 3, 2009. MEGTEC Systems announces it has purchased the Intellectual Property of the former Ross Air Systems Inc., based in New Jersey. The company manufactured complete web process lines including industrial dryers and ovens, coaters, material handling equipment, air pollution control and heat recovery equipment. MEGTEC will now be supporting former Ross Air Systems'...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Sequa sells MEGTEC Systems to Hamilton Robinson Capital Partners

De Pere, Wisconsin, USA. (September 24, 2008) - Hamilton Robinson Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in Connecticut, announced today that together with MEGTEC Systems management, it has acquired MEGTEC from parent company Sequa Corporation. The transaction involves all MEGTEC businesses, including the Printing Products (PPG) and Industrial and Environmental Products (IEPG) Groups and...

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Coal Mine Turns Greenhouse Gas into 'Green Energy' Using MEGTEC Systems' Patented VAM Technology
Agricultural & Farming Products

Coal Mine Turns Greenhouse Gas into 'Green Energy' Using MEGTEC Systems' Patented VAM Technology

A GLOBAL FIRST:Coal Mine Turns Greenhouse Gas into 'Green Energy' Using MEGTEC Systems' Patented VAM Technology. De Pere, WI, USA - May 20, 2008 - Coal mines are one of the largest single emitters of methane gas," states Richard Mattus, Business Manager for the VAM project at MEGTEC. "And among greenhouse gasses, methane (CH4) is second only to carbon dioxide (CO2) in global impact," "In fact,"...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

From Greenhouse Gas To 'Green Energy'

EPA Climate Protection Award cites MEGTEC Systems' patented technology, and global efforts to transform methane gas. De Pere, WI, USA - May 20, 2008 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday presented its Climate Protection Award to MEGTEC Systems, owned by U.S.-based SEQUA Corp., in recognition of MEGTEC's patented technology that enables coal mine ventilation air methane (VAM)...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

MEGTEC's Dual-Dry RTO Dryer With Integrated Oxidizer Lowers Gas Consumption And Emissions By 50%

De Pere, Wis., U.S.A., February 10, 2008-MEGTEC Systems announces the first installation of its new Dual-Dry® RTO drying system with integrated Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO) on an 80-page press with web width of 2250 mm. Continuously rising energy prices and more stringent environmental requirements in combination with wider and faster webs demand different technology for profitable...

Read More »
Machinery & Machining Tools

Splicer handles 60 in. dia rolls.

Developed for 80-page presses with web width up to 2,400 mm, DLC 6000 Match-Speed Splicer can handle 60 in. diameter rolls at max production speed of 3,540 fpm. Rolls load into paster by automatic roll-handling systems that have adjustable automation level, allowing roll changing without operator. Additional features include split-arms that minimize changeover time when changing web width,...

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