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7610113 Operational control system and a system providing for remote monitoring of a manufacturing device  
A system and method for providing operational control and/or remote monitoring of a manufacturing device as in a foam dispenser device such as a foam-in-bag dispensing device. In architecture, the...
7606629 Method and device for identifying the cause of failures in industrial processes  
The invention relates to a method and a device for determining the causes of failures in industrial processes, in particular continuous processes with continuous webs, e.g. paper, textiles,...
7542821 Multi-unit process spatial synchronization of image inspection systems  
A conversion control system is described that includes a database to store data defining a set of rules and an interface to receive local anomaly information from a plurality of different analysis...
7542818 Process for achieving decor on surface elements  
A process for achieving décor on surface elements (1) which comprises a decorative upper layer (2) and a supporting core (5). A selected main décor is entered via a terminal, the selected décor...
7475581 Method of increasing the control precision of the path of a product in a levelling machine with interlocking rollers, and levelling installation used to implement same  
A method of increasing control precision of a path of a product in a leveling machine including: a fixed support cage; two leveling assemblies with parallel rollers, which are placed above and...
7463943 Method and devices for automatically supplying material to a processing machine  
A processing machine, such as a printing press, is supplied with materials, such as rolls of paper, under the control of a control system. The control system is of a higher order than either of...
7454263 Method and system for determining resetting operations of a printing press  
A method for operating a machine (10) in the graphics industry using a computer (4), at least one job, which is processed on the machine (10), being storable in the computer (4). The method is...
7286892 Cutting device  
A cutting device having cutting means for cutting a cigarette rod transversely along a cutting plane; a carriage for accompanying the rod through the cutting plane; an operating unit for moving...
7280887 Outsourcing method and system for sheet metal processing industry  
An outsourcing service center (7) discloses information obtained through outsourcing services for a first sheet metal processing factory (3) to promote sales. A first ordering customer (5)...
7221987 Generating a reliability analysis by identifying casual relationships between events in an event-based manufacturing system  
Analyzing an event chronology record to permit identification of periods of a production sequence that correspond to a high probability of failure. Systems and methods include receiving an event...
7203567 Method and apparatus for electronically controlling fiber processing machines, particularly spinning preparation machines  
An apparatus for electronically controlling a fiber processing machine includes at least one plug-in module group and at least one memory for receiving and storing data. A non-volatile memory is...
7187995 Maximization of yield for web-based articles  
Techniques are described for inspecting a web and controlling subsequent conversion of the web into one or more products. A system, for example, comprises an imaging device, an analysis computer...
7177717 Method of and apparatus for manufacturing webs around cores using length and diameter data of cores  
Core data required to manufacture rolls in a film processing and cutting machine are obtained, and core data of cores supplied by a core supply apparatus are also obtained. These core data are...
7162319 Manufacturing information and troubleshooting system and method  
Systems and methods for providing alarming indications and troubleshooting indications and actions in connection with a web converting manufacturing process such as that used for manufacturing...
7130709 Manufacturing information and alarming system and method  
Systems and methods for providing alarming indications and troubleshooting indications and actions in connection with a web converting manufacturing process such as that used for manufacturing...
7118062 Web handling with tension sensing and adjustment  
A system of detecting and adjusting the normal force exerted by a web material around the circumferential surface of a cylinder is provided. Sensors associated with the cylinder surface are wired...
7120515 Inventory control for web-based articles  
Techniques are described for inspecting a web and controlling subsequent conversion of the web into one or more products. A system, for example, includes an imaging device, an analysis computer...
7092781 Method of controlling tension in a web  
A method of controlling tension in a material handling process. An error signal of the process is determined. The velocity analog value of the material is determined and an instantaneous integral...
7089078 Method and device for adjusting the degree of engagement of a tool with a web of a materail running past it  
The invention relates to a method for adjusting the degree of engagement of a tool (6, 7) disposed on the outer radius of at least one associated rotating roll (4, 5) with a web of material (1)...
7054708 Sheet material cutting system and methods regarding same  
A system and/or method for cutting designs of text and/or shapes out of sheet material, such as paper, vellum, and other materials used in, for example, the scrapbooking and card making industries.
7035706 Method of adjusting a process output value  
A method of adjusting a process output in a material handling process. The velocity analog value of the material is determined and an instantaneous integral gain is then determined according to...
7003364 Process for achieving décor on surface elements  
A process for achieving décor on surface elements (1) which comprises a decorative upper layer (2) and a supporting core (5). A selected main décor is entered via a terminal, the selected décor...
6991144 Method of controlling tension in a moving web material  
A method of dynamically controlling the tension of a moving web material. A web material is transported with an apparatus. A modulus-of-elasticity-analog value is determined for the web material....
6985789 Real-time determination of web tension and control using position sensors  
Web tension in web material passing through a web transport system is determined in real time using position sensors coupled to driven rollers that define a beginning and an end of a tension zone....
6968254 Feedback controlled tension applying system  
A feedback controlled tension applying system includes a corrugated fin processing device that processes a fin material in continuous sheet form while applying a tension to the fin material. A...
6950777 Method and system for assessing pulp and paper mill performance  
A system and method is provided for analyzing data obtained during manufacture of a web of paper or paperboard on a machine. The system comprises a computer including a database module, a...
6873879 Winding control process and program  
A fully-integrated computer-aided method for sizing and building paper reels from which a plurality of smaller rolls of paper are created. Data pertaining to the measurements of paper reels and...
6856850 Controlling web tension, and accumulating lengths of web, using a festoon  
This invention pertains to processing continuous webs such as paper, film, composites, and the like, in dynamic continuous processing operations. More particularly, it relates to accumulating...
6845281 Control and/or regulating system for a machine used for producing a fiber web  
A control and/or regulating system of a machine for making a fibrous web, such as a paper and/or cardboard web, is provided. The system includes a plurality of actuators, each assigned to at least...
6829516 Combined information exchange systems and methods  
Combined information exchanges systems and methods suitable for use in connection with a manufacturing production line constructing a composite product. Some of the disclosed combined systems and...
6778936 Consistency determining method and system  
A system (30) and method for determining stock consistency and for using consistency as a process variable to control some aspect of operation of a refiner (32) used to refine stock. The system...
6745099 System and method for providing trim optimization through the pooling of information related to manufacturing configurations and market demands  
A system and method for trim optimization comprising a database. The database comprises information concerning widths of specific machines of manufacturers, widths of the orders and remaining...
6738684 Method and apparatus for controlling converting rewinder lines  
A method of controlling a converting line having a rewinder, accumulator, and downstream equipment includes: providing upper and lower target limits for the accumulator level; determining the...
6728592 Streak detection in papermaking  
A method of detecting streaks in a web of, for example, moving paper which may be moisture, basis weight or caliper. A cross-direction profile is sensed and a moving average computed and then...
6725123 Method and appliance for detecting, identifying and relocating defects in a material strip  
The invention relates to a device and a method for detecting, identifying and relocating defects in a material strip of great length. In order to enable defects to be relocated reliably and...
6697692 Control system of factory automation facility for seatbelt retractor assembly and method thereof  
a control system of a factory automation facility for a seatbelt retractor assembly comprising a factory automation facility and a control portion for controlling the operating of all parts in the...
6640152 Modeling and control of sheet weight and moisture for paper machine transition  
Headbox transient responses for sheet weight and moisture are modeled as a combination of two sets of time constants and dead time delays. One set represents a shorter delay with faster response...
6631305 Capability analysis of assembly line production  
The present invention provides a process and means for identifying opportunities for improvement in assembly line production that overcomes the problem of overlooking opportunities for...
6613254 Method for making extruded, oriented fiber  
The present invention includes processes for making fibers, which processes include an extrusion step wherein molten polymers are extruded through an extrusion die, thereby forming at least one...
6493601 Real time measurement system for a moving web using a Kalman filter algorithm  
A Kalman filter algorithm is used for estimation in a feedback control system for a moving web. Matrices of the Kalman filter algorithm are solved with reduced computational complexity. One of the...
6476915 Method of measuring the quality properties of paper and/or board on moving webs  
A method for measuring the quality properties of paper and/or board on moving webs is disclosed. The present invention utilizes a staged evaluation method in which the basic properties of the...
6466839 Fast CD and MD control in a sheetmaking machine  
A system of providing fast machine direction (MD) and cross direction (CD) basis weight adjustments using a simultaneous multi-point water weight sensor which provides independent MD and CD...
6456895 Method and apparatus for detecting conditions in a UV curing lamp system  
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for monitoring a UV curing lamp system to determine whether a UV-curable material passing through the curing lamp system is being properly...
6430459 Nip pressure sensing system  
A roll sensing system for measuring the pressure distribution and nip width in a nip roll press. The sensing system comprises a strip having sensors thereon, the strip being placed in a nip press,...
6430471 Control system for controlling a mobile robot via communications line  
To correct delayed transmission of instructions associated with increased communication load on a communications line, so as to safely and reliably control a working robot, a system for...
6343240 Method for identifying plural relations in a sheet manufacturing process  
The invention relates to method for identifying plural relations in a sheet manufacturing process. Sheet properties are deduced from a response in a pseudo-property profile to a cyclic...
6324440 Apparatus for fabricating surface structures  
An apparatus for forming a surface structure. The apparatus forms a skin to a single-sided die by applying gas pressure to a skin preform placed between the die and a cap that confines the gas...
6314333 Method and apparatus for controlling web tension by actively controlling velocity and acceleration of a dancer roll  
This invention pertains to processing continuous webs such as paper, film, composites, and the like, in dynamic continuous processing operations. More particularly, it relates to controlling...
6243617 System and method for incorporation of post-production operations to a web output from an image transfer device  
A system and method for incorporating, in the production of a continuous stream of images, by an image transfer device upon a moving web, post-production operations upon the web at various...
6233495 Methods for modeling two-dimensional responses of cross-machine direction actuators in sheet-forming processes  
A plurality of random probing sequences are used to perturb a corresponding plurality of cross-machine direction (CD) actuators of a web manufacturing machine. The web of sheet material is...

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