New PMC 2500S servo-driven machine forms cups and containers up to 46 ounces

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New PMC 2500S servo-driven machine forms cups and containers up to 46 ounces

June 29, 2018 - 18:09

MILWAUKEE, WI, June 29, 2018 (Press Release) -Paper Machinery Corporation has expanded its line of servo driven cup and container forming machinery with the new PMC 2500S. Designed to serve the food and beverage industry with an exceptionally wide range of sizes, the PMC 2500S forms cups and containers ranging from 4 to 46 ounces in round and non-round configurations.

The PMC 2500S uses a servo control platform at all forming stages, allowing tremendous flexibility and changeovers in less than a single shift. Independent servo motors control seventeen different axis, which are synchronized with a central motion control. The servo platform allows PMC to improve customer service by remotely monitoring more machine conditions and offering additional machine improvements through software updates. Electrical Engineering Manager, Jeremiah Moll stated, “Every PMC machine implements a proprietary control package critical to its safety and operation. If a need arises for updates or support, our Engineering staff is available on the phone, in person, or even by remote VPN connection. ”

Blank fed and roll fed configurations are available. The PMC 2500S forms containers at speeds up to 170 CPM. It forms paperboard and polypropylene cups and packages in tapered or straight wall, round or non-round shapes. “The PMC 2500S is perfect for flexible production environments that require a wide variety of container sizes and shapes,” stated Mike Hansen, PMC’s Vice President, Packaging. “It provides converters, co-packers and end-user companies with a reliable, cost-effective cup and container forming solution.”

Paper Machinery Corporation is demonstrating the PMC 2500S servo-driven paper cup and container forming machine in Booth S1608 at the Pack Expo International exhibition in Chicago, Illinois, October 14 -17. PMC is also running scheduled demonstrations at their headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin through July 2018.

The PMC 2500S will be forming 20-oz. tapered paperboard packages at Pack Expo. Promotional container samples will be available at the PMC booth. In addition to demonstrating the machine in action, PMC’s booth will feature displays of hot and cold drink cups, innovative non-round containers, and award winning packages for a wide range of markets. Videos showcasing the PMC line of machinery will be playing throughout the show.

About Paper Machinery Corporation

Paper Machinery Corporation is the world’s leading source of forming machines for paperboard cups, containers, and custom packages. PMC manufactures dependable, high quality forming machines for converters and end users and has more than 3,000 installations worldwide. PMC’s corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. This facility houses engineering, service, machining centers, as well as machine assembly. PMC is an employee owned company. For more information, visit www.papermc.com or call Donna Lehto at 414-362-8231.

[This press release was originally released June 18.]