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  • ITC orders a machine vision system for its board machine in India

    ITC Limited placed an order with Valmet for supply of a new-generation machine vision system to ITC in India. The commissioning is scheduled during the third and fourth quarter of 2020.

    Source: Valmet

    According to the announcement, the new Valmet IQ Web Inspection System (WIS) will be installed on ITC’s packaging board machine – BM7, replacing the existing WIS system. The new Valmet IQ WIS is expected to enable the mill to inspect and improve paper quality in greater detail.

    Photo: ITC Limited

    The delivery includes two camera beams and two LED light beams for transmission, top high angle reflection with side light and bottom high angle reflection using multi-geometry technology with intelligent 8K Dual-line TDI cameras.

    The Valmet IQ WIS provides new information to reduce the origins of web defects in order to improve production efficiency and product quality. With the IQ WIS operators can quickly focus on the specific quality problems, making the necessary changes in the machine operations to optimize the machine efficiency and high product quality.

    Earlier, ITC Limited started rebuild of its board machine at the mill in India.

    About ITC Limited:

    The company is an Indian multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal. ITC’s Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division is India’s largest paper and paperboard company that manufacturers packaging and graphic boards accompanied by a diverse range of specialty papers and boards.

    Source: Woodbizforum