Production of flexible semi-elaborated products by extrusion technologies. The importance of controlling your extrusion process (1st edition)

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AIMPLAS is a technology centre with 30 years of experience in the plastics industry. We provide solutions to companies throughout the value chain from R&D&I to technological services, analysis and tests, competitive intelligence and training.

AIMPLAS provides specialized technical training solutions to improve the professional qualifications of both active professionals and technicians in the plastic sector, as well as young people and the unemployed. Our offer covers official vocational training, specialization courses, symposiums and seminars.

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Objetivos

The main objective of this course is to help participants understand the importance of parameters control in extrusion processes and learn about specific parameters and troubleshooting techniques inherent to blown film extrusion, cast film extrusion and co-extrusion.

Specific objectives:

To identify the parameters of extrusion processes

To highlight the need and advantages of processes control

To understand the influence of process parameters on the plastic material's behaviour and the quality of the final product

To understand the importance of screw selection in the plastic material’s melting behaviour

To identify the different components of blown film and cast film extrusion lines

To identify possible defects in the final product and know how to solve them

Dirigido a

Company technical staff members interested in strengthening their knowledge of extrusion processes, processes control and technologies for the production of flexible semi-finished products

Temario

  • Introduction to extrusion processes and the extruder
  • Processes control
  • Film extrusion technologies (Blown film & Cast film)
  • Co-extrusion
  • Troubleshooting

Profesores

Rosa González Leyba

Organiza

AIMPLAS. Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico