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COMPLETE LINES

Since 1960, Allimand has delivered more than 150 complete paper,board, nonwoven and composite production lines around the world

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1 – PILOT TESTS

Pilot tests enable to simulate each stage ofthe production of paper, board,nonwoven and composite products in real conditions and at small scale.
Thanks to these tests, the Allimand team and its customers can test and approve machine configurations, production processes and fibre products ever more innovative and efficient.
Discover our pilot machines!

DISCOVER OUR PILOT MACHINES!

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2 – DEFINITION OF A COMPLETE LINE

With its experienced engineering, process engineering and automation teams, Allimand defines and calculates the dimensions of entire production lines; from the stock preparation to the winder, with the machine and its auxiliary equipment.
Agile, Allimand provides a tailor-made solution for each customer, even for the most challenging projects.

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3 – DESIGN

Allimand has its own design department. Fifty professionals, equipped with modern modelling and drawing software, work on the design and optimization of the most complicated projects. A smooth production process, no vibration on the line, easy maintenance,safety, the Allimand design team aims for excellence with regards to the investment, the running and the project.

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4 – PURCHASING

Not only is Allimand in close proximity to its customers, it is also closely linked to its suppliers.
The company chooses the best suppliers to accompany its technology and guarantee the success of its projects and equipment and this, according to criteria such as their quality, reactivity, competitiveness and service.

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5 – MANUFACTURING

The Allimand group has a stainless steel workshop, machine workshops equipped with modern machinery, an assembly hall, a press and roll manufacturing workshop and its own foundry. With an area of more than 40,000m² dedicated to the workshops allows Allimand to have total control over the time schedule and quality of manufacturing.

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6 – PRE-ERECTION AND TESTS

Allimand pre-assembles and tests its equipment in its workshops before shipping, to ensure quick installation on the paper mill site, the pre piping and pre wiring operations can also be included in the pre-assembling works.

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7 – TRAINING

Having well-trained personnel is essential for the correct running of equipment, the safety of operators and the maintenance of machines. Allimand carries out a training course with its customers for the supplied equipment.The customer’s
personnel can either be welcomed to Allimand’s Training Centre or follow a training course on site.

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8 – START-UP

The start-up or restart-up of a production line is always a critical step of a project. Allimand provides the necessary human resources (start-up engineers and specialists) and equipment (diagnostic tools for example an endoscope, etc.) to ensure the success of this important step. The company’s involvement and that of its personnel and value added process are renowned and strongly appreciated by its customers.

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9 – AFTER-SALES SERVICE

The average service life of a production line is around 40 years. Allimand accompanies its customers and prospects throughout the service life of their installation. Allimand’s offers include spare parts, improvement audits, process and mechanical diagnostic analyses, trouble-shooting, repairs and rebuilds.
Allimand Service teams intervene not only on Allimandmachines but also those delivered by other suppliers.

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REBUILDS AND MODERNISATION

The company’s agility and teams’ know-how allow Allimand to be a major actor in the rebuilding and improvement of existing paper, board,nonwoven and composite production lines. Quality improvement, speed increase, change of production process or type of product produced, the Allimand rebuilds give new life to customer installations while allowing customers to optimize their machine parks

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1 – ANALYSIS OF EXISTING INSTALLATION

Understanding the customer’s production process and production machines is essential for achieving project objectives. Allimand is among the world leaders
of high value-added paper and nonwoven products and has numerous references in these sectors. Its teams provide customers with the necessary knowledge and experience with regards to equipment and production processes for improving
and rebuilding installations and making them more efficient and suitable.

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2 – DEFINITION OF EVOLUTION

With its experienced engineering, process engineering and automation teams, Allimand defines and calculates the dimensions of entire production lines; from
the stock preparation to the winder, with the machine and its auxiliary equipment.
Agile, Allimand provides a tailor-made solution for each customer, even for the most challenging projects.

EXPERTISE

3 – DESIGN

Allimand has its own design department. Fifty professionals, equipped with modern modelling and drawing software, work on the design and optimization of
the most complicated projects. A smooth production process, no vibration on the line, easy maintenance, safety, the Allimand design team aims for excellence
with regards to the investment, the running and the project.

EXPERTISE

4 – PURCHASING

Not only is Allimand in close proximity to its customers, it is also closely linked to its suppliers.

The company chooses the best suppliers to accompany its technology and guarantee the success of its projects and equipment and this, according to criteria such as their quality, reactivity, competitiveness and service.

EXPERTISE

5 – MANUFACTURING

The Allimand group has a stainless steel workshop, machine workshops equipped with modern machinery, an assembly hall, a press and roll manufacturing workshop and its own foundry. With an area of more than 40,000m² dedicated to the workshops allows Allimand to have total control over the time schedule and quality of manufacturing.

EXPERTISE

6 – PRE ERECTION AND TESTS

Allimand pre-assembles and tests its equipment in its workshops before shipping, to ensure quick installation on the paper mill site.

EXPERTISE

7 – TRAINING

Having well-trained personnel is essential for the correct running of equipment, the safety of operators and the maintenance of machines. Allimand carries out a training course with its customers for the supplied equipment.
The customer’s personnel can either be welcomed to Allimand’s Training Centre or follow a training course on site.

EXPERTISE

8 – START-UP

The start-up or restart-up of a production line is always a critical step of a project. Allimand provides the necessary human resources (start-up engineers and
specialists) and equipment (diagnostic tools for example an endoscope, etc.) to ensure the success of this important step. The company’s involvement and that of its personnel and value added process are renowned and strongly appreciated by its customers.

EXPERTISE

9 – AFTER-SALES SERVICE

The average service life of a production line is around 40 years. Allimand accompanies its customers and prospects throughout the service life of their installation. Allimand’s offers include spare parts, improvement audits, process and mechanical diagnostic analyses, trouble-shooting, repairs and rebuilds.
Allimand Service teams intervene not only on Allimand machines but also those delivered by other suppliers.

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CONVERSION MACHINE

The strategy of certain customers leads them to wanting to develop the types of product produced by their machines to other high value-added types.

In order to assist the customer in producing these new types, Allimand intervenes as advisor and supplier in the process to adopt and the equipment to install. The 6 Allimand pilot machines combined with team experience allows the Allimand group to offer innovative processes and original equipment.

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INDUSTRIAL TRANSFER

The development in activity, machines, growth of certain customers leads them to wanting to develop the location or production line characteristics.

Allimand intervenes in the supervision of equipment disassembly of these lines, their potential modernization and improvement on Allimand’s premises and the supervision of re-erection and restart-up of the transferred line on the new site location.