Shunde, Foshan based, General Extrusion Technology(GET), received a 9-layer coex blown film line order from Wuxi Pacific Packaging . ¡°We were invited to see the pre-shipping acceptance test trail of GET¡¯s first 9-layr coex line in June and we also saw the line in production at GET¡¯s customer site. We are very impressed with the performance of the line and we decided to go with GET¡±, said Mr. Ge, Vise General Manager of Wuxi Pacific Packaging¡±.
In a telephone interview, Mr. Jian Peng, General Manager of GET, said " We are very pleased that Wuxi Pacific Packaging decided to work with us on their 9-layer coex line project. We have been in contact with this customer since last year and their decision was made upon by seeing our first 9-layer coex line running both at our company and at customer site. We believe multi-layer coex film has a lot of potentials in future and there is a trend that many PE converting companies are moving into barrier market. I think GET is just in time to position ourselves in this market ahead of our local competitors.¡±
This 9-layer blown film system is equipped with eight 50 mm and one 60 mm smooth bore extruders, a 400 mm low profile spiral mandrel 9-layer co-extrusion die, Autoprofile air ring with 104 control zones, horizontal oscillating haul-off, all designed, manufactured and assembled by GET. The complete line control system is provided by Doteco of Italy, barrier gauge by Kundig of Switzerland and IBC controls by Dr. Joseph of USA
The customer will use the new line to extrude asymmetric barrier structure with nylon and EVOH at the thickness arrange from 20-200 um and width upto 1,400 mm, for an output of upto 400 kg/h.