Comexi Group and the UdG Parc Científic i Tecnològic sign an agreement to promote researching (n103/2012)
Girona, October 17th 2012.- Comexi Group, leading company in the manufacture of machinery for the flexible packaging, and the Parc Científic i Tecnològic of Universitat de Girona (UdG) have signed an agreement to establish the Comexi’s R+D+i headquarters, the Centre Tecnològic Manel Xifra Boada, in the university campus.
The main aim of the agreement is to reinforce the tie between both organizations as well as to improve the industrial researching net in Girona’s area in order to turn the Parc Científic i Tecnològic into a meeting point for innovation.
Manel Xifra, Comexi Group’s president, and Pere Condom, general manager of the Parc Científic i Tecnològic of Universitat de Girona, are very pleased with this agreement. “Researching and development are essential, and being at the Parc premises is an important step for us. I am sure that this cooperation between our organizations will be lasting an beneficial for both of us”, Xifra said.
The Parc Científic i Tecnològic of the UdG added that: “having Comexi at the Parc is an important step for our project since it is the model for Girona’s enterprises and its presence here will reinforce the Parc’s actions. Besides, it will create other cooperation possibilities”.
The Centre Tecnològic Manel Xifra Boada is available for private enterprises and also for researchers and academic centers. It has a team specialized in the printing processes for the flexible package industry and also in the slitter and lamination processes.
Comexi Group improves energy efficiency in its slitting and rewinding line - Comexi Proslit (n102/2012)
Girona, October 9th, 2012.‐ Comexi Group, a specialist in the manufacture of machinery for the flexible packaging converting industry, has started the construction of Proslit machines, focusing on slitting and rewinding area, more efficient and sustanaible.
According to the company goals to make their processes and products more efficient and sustainable, the R&D team of product line Proslit has worked on investigating what improvements could be incorporated into the machines line to improve efficiency without reducing performance and results.
As a result of this research process, Proslit has began the construction of machines with new features such as new engines with high efficiency category, air inlet valves, brakes or pressure regulators, among others, will get between 10 and a 15% improvement in efficiency and power consumption.
Comexi Group holds in Bogota a technical seminar on flexible packaging innovations (n101/2012)
Girona, September 26th, 2012.- Comexi Group, a specialist in the manufacture of machinery for the flexible packaging converting industry, and Novaflex, the enterprise that represents it in Colombia, will hold in Bogotá a flexible packaging innovations’ technical seminar on October 24th and 25th.
The seminar is addressed to the flexible packaging sector and it will be focused on the changes experienced by the industry in the past years.
Efficiency and application control are the main topics on the seminar since they are basic for the flexible packaging companies’ proper functioning. Though, technical issues such as color management, adhesives and lamination trends will also be dealt with during the seminar.
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Polytwist purchases the slitter Compack 2 (n100/2012)
Girona. September 19, 2012.- Polytwist, the Mexican converter company for flexible packaging, has purchased its second Comexi Group’s Proslit Compack 2 slitter. This is the 100 slitter sold since the product’s successful launching in 2006. The Compack 2 has been purchased by customers all over the world, from more than 30 different countries. Proslit Compack 2 meant a revolution in its fields since it is a completely electric machine and it is also the first one of this kind that uses ALTS technology, Advanced Linear Tracking System.