ITALY • Uteco announced success at the K Show this year in terms of orders, with 10 contracts signed for a total of EUR 13 million for applications relating to flexo, rotogravure and coupling and digital.
The company had about 600 visitors from all over the world at its stand, 40% more than the in 2013. The Uteco stand featured innovations as well as design concepts. New proposals for coating and laminating (with machines Mira, Izar, Rainbow EVO, Mistral and Horizon 4.0), digital technology (in cooperation with Eastman Kodak Company), printed electronics, special and innovative films made for lamination (in collaboration with Verbano film), roto units, flexo units and coating machines in line with extruders, as well as for extrusion coating dedicated to liquid packaging to flexible packaging and other industrial applications.
In particular, Uteco Group presented the Multi-Purpose concept where, on a single unit, you can achieve flexibility in coating technologies. Replacing only the cart, the machine can be configured for coating with roto technology, flexo, semiflexo, reverse roll, and chambered doctor blade, all designed for coating and laminating solvent, water, UV and EB.