Intelli-Top® former is a one of the key component of the Intelli-Technology® Platform. Located on the fourdrinier, it enables to dewater in an upward direction. The main aim of implementation of the unit is to improve paper web’s two-sidedness evenness. Installation of Intelli-Top® enables to achieve a higher dewatering capabilities in the wire section.
The former can be placed closed the headbox. Nonetheless, its position is determined by the percentage of the sheet consistency.
Intelli-Top® Former benefits:
- Higher wire section dewatering capabilities
- Improvement of paper two-sidedness evenness
- More efficient water removal with possibility to shorten the wire table of fourdrinier
- Applied on already existing wire section enables increasing machines speed
- Intelli-Top® can be delivered as a pre-assembled unit, limiting machine downtime