New line for in-house packaging

Plastic professionals came to Extron-Mecanor Open House on May 15th to check out the new three-layer heat shrink film line. Line was ready for loading into six trucks and to start its voyage towards Perm, Russia. This line is meant for packaging XPS sheets at Penoplex, which has seven factories in Russia and one in Kazakhstan.


Project group: Sales Director Jarno Paija, Managing Director Hannu Heman, Head of Electrification and Automation Niko Holm, Head of Production and Field Service Timo Hevonoja and Head of Mechanical Engineering Juha Mattila

Line specification

  • 3-layer heat shrink film
    • gravimeters
    • three extruders
    • blow film die
    • calibration basket
    • oscillating haul-off unit
    • winder
  • capacity max. 400 kg/h
  • width 1,3 m
  • min. film thickness 25 µm, max. 40 µm
  • max. line speed 120 m/min

A four hundredth extruder which will stay in Finland.