World’s Largest 7-Layer Die – Just One of Our Leading Edge Technologies
Davis-Standard supplies blown film extruders, extrusion lines and associated winders, dies and feedscrews for blown film processors around the globe. Our mono and multi-layer blown film technology is used for applications ranging from agriculture and greenhouse films, to packaging and shrink films, to stretch and collation films.
Our blown film offering is defined by maximum value with a global approach. We deliver more throughout the blown film process with high-performance extruders and equipment for processing EVA, LDPE and LLDPE films, as well as proven extrusion technology for SOE (slit-on-edge), BUR (blow-up ratio) and DDR (draw-down ratio) technology. We are proud to offer the industry’s largest seven layer blown film die, efficient WesJet air rings, precision gauge control, and world renown DSB® feedscrew designs.
Whether for construction and agriculture stretch films, medical and hygiene barrier films, industrial films and bags for heavy-duty applications or flexible packaging, Davis-Standard blown film capabilities are unsurpassed.[accordions id="393"] [post_grid id="1834"]
Protection, Packaging, Hygiene Films – Leading Technology for Your Cast Film Needs
We are an industry leader in cast film technology for applications in food packaging, personal care markets, stretch and cling films. Our knowledge of multi-layer cast film structures and MDO (machine direction orientation) coupled with innovative dies and winders, high-efficiency cooling rolls and superior control technology enables us to support customers worldwide.
Our reliable extruders and cast film extrusion equipment add value by consistently reducing scrap and improving processing rates. Cast films and cast embossed films processed on Davis-Standard cast film systems are known for high tensile strength and excellent barrier properties. The supply of barrier cast film lines and CPP film lines are among our areas of expertise.[accordions id="394"] [post_grid id="1841"]
The Industry’s Premier Extruders
What separates a Davis-Standard extruder from the competition? Our customers will tell you it’s the unparalleled performance and durability that makes the difference. Our extruders are so reliable that some are still operating after 50 years of continuous service. This track record combined with high output rates and a rapid return on investment make Davis-Standard extruders the workhorses of the industry.
From single and twin screw extruders to specialty, reclaim, medical and elastomer extruders, the depth and availability of our extruder offering is what makes Davis-Standard the global extrusion leader. We are also recognized for our coextrusion technology, supporting both vertical and horizontal coextrusion configurations.
Regardless of application or location in the world, we have the extruder to suit your requirements and budget.[accordions id="386"] [post_grid id="1850"]
Versatile and Efficient Extrusion Coating
Davis-Standard’s extrusion coating and laminating expertise is second to none. With the industry’s most versatile equipment platforms, we deliver cost-effective extrusion coating packages to support construction, consumer products and packaging industries.
Our extrusion coating machinery fulfills even the most demanding flexible packaging, non-wovens, paper and board coating and laminating applications. This includes everything from laboratory-size systems for R&D to five-meter-wide systems for industrial materials.
We’re innovators in automatic profile control (APC), deckle and die options, multi-coating solutions, web handling, transfer unwinds and winders. Quality, efficiency and value enable us to improve coating and laminating processes for customers worldwide.[accordions id="395"] [post_grid id="1880"]
Liquid Coating that Optimizes Efficiency
Davis-Standard’s liquid coating systems are used throughout the world for tapes and labels, silicone-coated products and in specialty coating markets. With more than 50 different standard and custom liquid coating products, we provide profitable solutions for the building and construction, automotive and medical industries.
When it comes to achieving the right viscosity, emulsion, pH and adhesive characteristics for your liquid coating applications, you need a proven and trusted partner. Davis-Standard’s experienced engineers consider multiple variables when building lines for specialty-coated products — ensuring the best solution for your liquid coating specifications.
Regardless if your process demands using film or paper substrates and applying ultra-thin or thick coatings, Davis-Standard’s liquid coating solutions support process improvement and production efficiency in clean room environments, slow or high-speed applications, or precision coating and drying technology.[accordions id="396"] [post_grid id="1886"]
Pelletizing Precision and Consistency
Davis-Standard helps customers achieve high quality pellets through field-tested experience in underwater pelletizing, water ring pelletizing and air ring pelletizing processes. Our modular extrusion and pelletizing solutions are ideal for conventional, micro and macro pellet production.
Our engineers address key factors in pelletizing equipment design to ensure consistent melt temperature, melt flow index and melt pressure throughout the pelletizing process. We also offer more model sizes and multiple options for screen changers, heating systems, dryers, and water systems to ensure greater efficiency, value and quality.
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Flexible and Customized Extrusion Control Solutions for Every Process
The brain of the extruder drives your operation and smarter process controls make a huge impact on the bottom line. That is why every system in Davis-Standard’s full line of process controls is operator-friendly, efficient and reliable. From discrete to full supervisory control, our control systems are engineered in-house to ensure quality and value.
Davis-Standard’s proven systems do the thinking for you about systems integration, temperature control and process controls.[accordions id="389"] [post_grid id="1893"]
Looking for a high output reprocessing solution? Davis Standard’s extrusion capabilities for reprocessing combine innovative technologies for recycling the waste stream into a reusable product.
Our range of single screw and twin screw compounding and reprocessing systems address key efficiency factors such as: solids feeding and conveying, venting and devolatization, compression and melting, polymer homogenization, and process controls.
Within our extrusion recycling technology line is scrap-reclaim and wide mouth feed technology, ram stuffer and scrapper extruder options and complete reclaim systems. Heavy-duty gear reducers, customized feed throats, single or multi-venting options and process feed systems are just a few ways we can give you a competitive advantage.[accordions id="390"] [post_grid id="1895"]
Winding and Unwinding Technology to Drive Productivity
Efficiency, value, performance – that’s the Davis-Standard solution in winding and unwinding. We have the industry’s largest selection of continuous winding and unwind systems and slitter rewinders.
We not only provide winding and unwinding technology, we provide solutions. Davis-Standard’s extensive line of equipment is supported by 50 years of first-hand experience in addressing the challenges of web handling, continuous splicing techniques and the pros and cons of inline slitting. Name the process – solution coating, extrusion coating, film, nonwoven and specialty applications – our winding and unwinding equipment is engineered for dependability, wound roll conformation and limited downtime.
In addition to ATS, cantilevered, non-woven, H Beam and Surfastart technology, we supply roll handling and die control, transfer and splicing systems and no waste designs to boost your productivity and ROI.[accordions id="399"] [post_grid id="1904"]