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New DS Activ-Check System Reduces Unplanned Downtime
Controls & Controllers

New DS Activ-Check System Reduces Unplanned Downtime

Davis-Standard’s DS Activ-Check System is designed for continuous extruder monitoring. The system enables the processors for real-time predictive maintenance with the early notifications of extruder failures. The unit monitors parameters such as extruder reducer, lubrication system, motor characteristics, the drive power unit, barrel heating and cooling. The Activ-Check sends notifications...

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DS-eTPC II Controller comes with two auxiliary drives.
Controls & Controllers

DS-eTPC II Controller comes with two auxiliary drives.

DS-eTPC II Controller is designed for range of processes and applications. Unit features 380 mm viewing screen, up to eight heat zones, a remote set-point and speed trim using discrete inputs. Unit comes with web interface, thin client, alarm log and an auxiliary local operator station. Controller offers on-screen diagnostics and Davis-Standard’s ReACT for remote access support and can be...

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Davis-Standard Upgrades Expand Film Capabilities at Mid South Extrusion
Machinery & Machining Tools

Davis-Standard Upgrades Expand Film Capabilities at Mid South Extrusion

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – The installation of a new 6-inch (150mm) Davis-Standard extruder and strategic line upgrades have enabled Mid South Extrusion of Monroe, Louisiana, to improve throughputs while delivering a broader slate of HDPE procession options. The modernizations were made to an existing Davis-Standard blown film line that has been in continuous operation for nearly 30 years. Mid South,...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

DSG-Canusa Adds Davis-Standard Thermatic® Extruders to China Operation

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – DSG-Canusa Polymer Technologies Company recently augmented their tubing operation in China with the purchase of two Davis-Standard Thermatic® extruders. The extruders, installed last summer, are being used for processing premium heat shrink tubing to support automotive, electrical/utility and electronics markets. In a highly competitive Chinese extruder market, DSG-Canusa...

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Liquid Coating Systems offer high application rates.
Material Processing

Liquid Coating Systems offer high application rates.

Capable of applying single layer coatings at rates up to 2,800 fpm, Curtain Slide Coater offers expansion capabilities up to 2 additional layers. Five-Roll Silicone Coater can apply 100% silicone at rates up to 2,400 fpm. System is constructed of stainless steel for ease of cleanup and includes mist removal system. More than 50 liquid coating methods are available, supporting applications in...

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Davis-Standard's dsX flex-pack(TM) Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market
Material Processing

Davis-Standard's dsX flex-pack(TM) Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market

Davis-Standard’s dsX flex-pack Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard’s dsX flex-pack line for extrusion coating continues to gain momentum among processors worldwide. Recent installations in Poland, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and China have proven the concept of this versatile machine with short installation and commissioning times. Since being...

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PT Kencar Grows Southeast Asia Business with Davis-Standard Cast Film Technology
Machinery & Machining Tools

PT Kencar Grows Southeast Asia Business with Davis-Standard Cast Film Technology

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Indonesian film producer PT Kencar Sukses Investama is expanding its presence in the Southeast Asian film market by adding two more Davis-Standard cast film machines to their facility in Sidoarjo, Indonesia. This brings their total to four Davis-Standard machines in just over five years. Kencar has introduced several innovative food-packaging films to the region, accounting...

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Davis-Standard Extruder Exemplifies Versatility with Quick Screw Exchange Technology
Machinery & Machining Tools

Davis-Standard Extruder Exemplifies Versatility with Quick Screw Exchange Technology

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) - A 3.5-inch (90mm) extruder being exhibited by Davis-Standard during K will showcase engineering updates such as a new extruder frame, innovative feedscrew design and quick screw exchange (QSE) technology. This specific extruder is designed for high temperature processes up to 300 degrees Celsius and those requiring specialty copolymer resins for film, coating, adhesion and...

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New DS Activ-Check System Reduces Unplanned Downtime
Controls & Controllers

New DS Activ-Check System Reduces Unplanned Downtime

Davis-Standard’s DS Activ-Check System is designed for continuous extruder monitoring. The system enables the processors for real-time predictive maintenance with the early notifications of extruder failures. The unit monitors parameters such as extruder reducer, lubrication system, motor characteristics, the drive power unit, barrel heating and cooling. The Activ-Check sends notifications...

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Company News

Davis-Standard to Host Plastic Extrusion Seminar in October

(PAWCATUCK, CONN.) – Davis-Standard will be offering its popular extrusion seminar, “The Basics of Plastics Extrusion,” on October 9 – 10, 2018 at its headquarters in Pawcatuck, Conn. The two-day class covers the fundamentals of plastics extrusion, as well as the composition and properties of various polymers and the mechanics of essential downstream processes. Seminar topics include...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Davis-Standard Acquires Brampton Engineering

(PAWCATUCK, CONN.) – Davis-Standard, LLC announced today that it has acquired Brampton Engineering of Brampton, Ontario. Brampton Engineering, LLC (www.be-ca.com) is the leading provider of multi-layer AeroFrost® air blown and AquaFrost® water quenched film systems, film winding and many other film production solutions. “Today we are pleased to welcome Brampton Engineering with their...

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DS-eTPC II Controller comes with two auxiliary drives.
Controls & Controllers

DS-eTPC II Controller comes with two auxiliary drives.

DS-eTPC II Controller is designed for range of processes and applications. Unit features 380 mm viewing screen, up to eight heat zones, a remote set-point and speed trim using discrete inputs. Unit comes with web interface, thin client, alarm log and an auxiliary local operator station. Controller offers on-screen diagnostics and Davis-Standard’s ReACT for remote access support and can be...

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Davis-Standard Upgrades Expand Film Capabilities at Mid South Extrusion
Machinery & Machining Tools

Davis-Standard Upgrades Expand Film Capabilities at Mid South Extrusion

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – The installation of a new 6-inch (150mm) Davis-Standard extruder and strategic line upgrades have enabled Mid South Extrusion of Monroe, Louisiana, to improve throughputs while delivering a broader slate of HDPE procession options. The modernizations were made to an existing Davis-Standard blown film line that has been in continuous operation for nearly 30 years. Mid South,...

Read More »
Machinery & Machining Tools

DSG-Canusa Adds Davis-Standard Thermatic® Extruders to China Operation

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – DSG-Canusa Polymer Technologies Company recently augmented their tubing operation in China with the purchase of two Davis-Standard Thermatic® extruders. The extruders, installed last summer, are being used for processing premium heat shrink tubing to support automotive, electrical/utility and electronics markets. In a highly competitive Chinese extruder market, DSG-Canusa...

Read More »
Liquid Coating Systems offer high application rates.
Material Processing

Liquid Coating Systems offer high application rates.

Capable of applying single layer coatings at rates up to 2,800 fpm, Curtain Slide Coater offers expansion capabilities up to 2 additional layers. Five-Roll Silicone Coater can apply 100% silicone at rates up to 2,400 fpm. System is constructed of stainless steel for ease of cleanup and includes mist removal system. More than 50 liquid coating methods are available, supporting applications in...

Read More »
Davis-Standard's dsX flex-pack(TM) Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market
Material Processing

Davis-Standard's dsX flex-pack(TM) Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market

Davis-Standard’s dsX flex-pack Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard’s dsX flex-pack line for extrusion coating continues to gain momentum among processors worldwide. Recent installations in Poland, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and China have proven the concept of this versatile machine with short installation and commissioning times. Since being...

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