Glatfelter Gernsbach and GOEBEL IMS present the advantages of a modernization by means of an extensive retrofit of the slitter rewinder OPTISLIT
The availability of their machinery is crucial for companies: as soon as unplanned standstill times occur, costly production stoppages are impending. A reliable machine therefore boasts high operational safety. The latter, however, is not guaranteed anymore even in robust and durable machines, if the electronics become outdated or spare parts are discontinued. Nonetheless, a new investment is not the right way for every company. Rather, it is recommended to exactly evaluate whether a modernization of the machine might even be the better option. Before making a decision, the criteria to look for are efficiency and profitability.