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TAPPI's Popular Corrugated Press Hands-On Maintenance Workshop is Back

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Registration is now open for the 2013 TAPPI Corrugated Press Hands-On Maintenance Workshop, May 7-8, 2013 at the Global Equipment USA Warehouse in Skokie, Ill., USA.

This unique course gives you an unprecedented opportunity to get hands-on training on how to audit converting machines. With only 18 seats available, you will have ample opportunity to get your questions answered by instructors Tom Pearce, Pearce Corrugated Consulting; John Bingham, Pamarco; Jim Wegemer, INX; Chuck Bobeldyk, Mark Maker; Randy Kesselring, MarquipWardUnited; as well as representatives from Global Equipment. The schedule for this course is packed into just two efficiently planned days so that participants get loads of skill and experience without much time away from their own operations.

Who should attend?
This intermediate-level course offers indispensable hands-on maintenance training for corrugated industry plant managers and supervisors, engineers, maintenance teams, and machine operators.

You could pour over all of the how-to manuals available and still not reatain this level and quality of working knowledge. Completing this workshop will enable you to:
  • Use the basic tools to mechanically audit and troubleshoot a press
  • Understand press audit procedures for process centering, better quality products, and increased productivity
  • Discuss anilox roll selection, press "fingerprinting," inks and substrates, quality defects and cause(s), and scoring.
Register by April 8 and join TAPPI or renew your membership to receive the best rates.


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