New contract for retrofit of a VariStep

Recently the JPS awarded another major contract for the retrofit of a VariStep.

To be able to handle the upcoming increased PM-production speed, it is necessary to increase the production rate at the VariStep as well.

Following essential steps will be done:


  • Rebuild of process-and drive control system of the winder
  • Adjustment of unwind unit for increased reel spool diameters
  • Increase of max. production speed of the winder
  • Higher acceleration- / decelleration rates
  • Optimization of set change times / reel spool change times
  • Realiziation of broad safety concept