Qualitek is pleased to introduce a Shift Performance display add-on for its Converting Scorekeeper products. The Shift Performance display provides a novel At-A-Glance display of the Shift Performance vs. Job standards on the plant floor and gives your crews an easy real-time assessment of their current shift performance. Click here to find out more!
A major integrated in the Southeast was looking for a way to automatically determine the quantity of shear chops initiated for each shift. Although shear waste was supposed to be manually weighed for each shift, it was not done regularly and in a timely manner. Qualitek was asked to develop a solution which would take less time […]
Qualitek employees spend the afternoon volunteering with Friends of Decatur Cemetery Qualitek employees helped out at Decatur Cemetery on Thursday, June 11, 2015 cleaning one of the many historical sections of this Decatur, GA treasure. Through the Friends of Decatur Cemetery (FODC), a dedicated volunteer group that works closely with the City of Decatur, Qualitek helped maintain and improve […]
September 23, 2015: Qualitek employees used their building skills and lots of hard work to help out for an afternoon at Habitat for Humanity- DeKalb. Helping to restore a home to is an official Georgia county affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a global nonprofit housing and community development organization. Habitat for Humanity- DeKalb […]
Qualitek employees spend the afternoon volunteering with MedShare Qualitek employees went to the MedShare Headquarters in Decatur, GA to pack medical supplies on Thursday, February 19th. MedShare is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving healthcare and the environment through the efficient recovery and redistribution of surplus medical supplies and equipment to those most in need. […]
The following article on the benefits of steam remoisturization for paper based label manufacturers appeared in the Coating Matters column of the July 22, 2014 issue of PFFC (Paper, Film and Foil Converter) magazine. PFFC Steam Remoisturization Article It was co-authored by Mark Miller, founder and President of Coating Slot Dies, LLC of Eau Claire, […]
A Customized Touchscreen for the Knife Operator The corrugator knife operator at an integrated sheet feeder wanted single touch (quick) ability to set the speed of the corrugator from the dry end. Because of speed changes that are dictated by a large number of short orders and a multitude of paper changes a fast way […]
Qualitek Adds TripleStack Drum Velocity Control to Quality Control System (QCS) Corrugators control machine direction warp by varying the tension of the web as it feeds from the bridge. With older designed web guides this can be challenging. Qualitek’s QCS now enables control of machine direction warp by providing the wet-end operator a means of […]
This customer wanted a custom scoreboard display in the office to show the current speed of the corrugator vs. optimal speed, timeline data showing if the lineal produced is ahead or behind schedule and a recording of stops and accumulated downtime.
This 10 minute presentation on how Qualitek’s Process Improvement Network can help corrugators troubleshoot and optimize their processes was presented October 8th in the “What’s New” session for TAPPI’s CorrExpo 2013.