Increasing productivity and efficiency

Process cranes for the paper industry

Reliable solutions for reliable processes

In the paper industry, the wet and dry ends of paper machines need to be supplied with a high level of reliability and be equipped for any required maintenance work. In addition, rolls of paper have to be stored and retrieved gently, precisely and efficiently. To meet these diverse requirements, we have developed special solutions that deliver reliable processes in paper mills:

  • cranes for paper machines
  • cranes for roller cutters
  • automated process cranes for roll storage and retrieval
  • warehouse management systems

Contact our process crane experts in Germany to start your project today!

Demag contact

Demag Cranes & Components GmbH

Postfach 67
58286 Wetter

+49 (0) 2335 92-0
+49 (0) 2335 92-7676

Product information

The benefits at a glance

Cranes for paper machines/roller cutters

  • Reliable lifting solutions for operation and maintenance (dry and wet end)
  • Safe and reliable handling of full rolls
  • Return of empty cores to inventory
  • Precise handling for installation and removal of machine rollers
  • Innovative trolley design for maximum hook approach
  • Express load dependent lifting speed
  • Smart design enables lifting at variable speeds
  • Improved throughput with semiautomatic crane positioning system thanks to semi-automated operating sequences with destination positioning

Automated roll storage and retrieval

  • Customized solutions for your inventory levels
  • Improved safety due to fully automated operating sequences
  • Optimum plant floor space utilitization
  • Smooth transport of rolls using vacuum grippers for single rolls
  • Mechanical grippers for simultaneously lifting up to four packaged rolls
  • Process flexibility with interface to host computer system
  • Quick access for just-in-time staging
  • No operating costs for forklifts on plant floor
  • Reduced personnel costs with semiautomated operation

Warehouse management system

  • Warehouse management systems developed in-house with customer-specific options
  • Easily controlled with advanced human machine interface system
  • Direct technical support with remote diagnostics