Kabra Gloucester demonstrated their first “KAGE” 3 layer film plant at their factory in Dunetha- Daman, India. “KAGE” is the brand name for film plants manufactured by Kolsite Group utilizing Gloucester Engineering Co. Inc.’s designs and technology. KAGE plants are specifically designed to produce Lamination Film at higher output with excellent quality levels that not just meet but exceed the market requirements. These Plants give enhanced operational efficiency and higher flexibility for plastic manufacturers.
Kabra Gloucester Engineering welcomed more than 200 invited members of the Flexible packaging Industry from India and abroad for an Open House held at their new inaugurated factory. The 3 Layer 2200 mm film line has applications in the Lamination films for food packaging, but also other applications like Shrink and Stretch wraps for Bulk packaging, Industrial packaging applications etc. The line's output is upto 600 - 650 kg/hr and it has an installed capacity of 4000 tpa. The machine features contra cool extruders with light groove feed technology, 610 mm self-centering die utilizing encapsulated feedport technology, IBC, Ultracool II dual lip air ring with film thickness control utilizing Kundig capacitance gauge measurement, carbon composite rollers for collapsers, and turret type center winders.
Output of 600 kgs/hr on a 40 micron thick lamination film for food packaging applications was demonstrated during the Open House. Mr. Simon Jay, Sales Director, (Europe, Asia, Middle East) of Gloucester Engineering was on site for both the days of the show. Mr. Jay gave a presentation on the distinguishing features of the KAGE range of Blowin film lines which stand out with respect to its global competitors in similar range of machinery.
In the Indian Plastic industry, Kabra ExtrusionTechnik Ltd is a name to reckon with. Gloucester Engineering has been a global leader in plastics extrusion and converting market. Together, Kabra Gloucester Engineering has created KAGE, a synergy of competitive edge technology and dedicated service to its customers worldwide.