Pulp & Paper Industry Applications

Parker Drives has more than 30 years of experience solving drive applications in the PULP & PAPER INDUSTRY. Our complete line of AC, DC and servo drives include many features and options specifically suited to pulp and paper processing applications, and we have the software know-how and products that will help make your next application a success.

Our experience includes:

  • De-barking
  • Screening
  • Fan pumps
  • Bleaching
  • Headbox
  • Former
  • Press Section
  • Dryer Section
  • Sizing Press
  • Coater
  • After Dryer
  • Calender Rolls
  • Nip Rolls
  • Yankee Dryer
  • Slitters
  • Winder
  • Log Carriage Drive

Here are some of the applications advantages that Parker Engineered Drive systems have provided in pulp and paper industry applications.

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  • Coordinated section control
  • Faster start-ups
  • Maximized throughput
  • Faster line speeds
  • Precision flying splices
  • Accurate web tension control
  • Global network of System Integrators

Our product line-up has been shaped through the years to provide specific application enabling features that are customizable for pulp and paper industry applications. We offer you integrated solutions for both AC and DC drive applications.

AC890/AC890PX Series (up to 1500 hp)

  • 4-in-1 Control
    • Volt/Frequency control
    • Sensorless Vector
    • Flux Vector with encoder
    • PMAC Servo mode
  • Common bus design
  • Safe Torque Off
  • Line regenerative Active Front End available
  • Multiple fieldbus communication protocols available
  • Peer to Peer communications for multi-section systems

AC Integrator 690+ Series (up to 1000 hp)

  • 3-in-1 Control
    • Volt/Frequency control
    • Sensorless Vector
    • Flux Vector with encoder
  • Electronic Line Shafting
  • Power Loss Ride Through
  • Application macros
  • Flexible communications options
  • Seamless integration with 590+ DC drives
    • Common keypad controls
    • Common communication techboxes
    • Common configuration software

DC Integrator 590+ Series 2  (up to 2000 hp)

  • Hi-resolution analog I/O
  • 2 and 4 quadrant types
  • Compact DRV design

Servo drives & motors

  • Built in 1500 step motion controller
  • Fieldbus communication options
  • User-friendly software
  • Custom designed motors
  • Ready for cut-to-length, position control and more

Only Parker offers a true real-time distributed drive control network, that monitors critical machine parameters to precisely control your pulp or paper processing needs.

Intelligent web-enabled TS8000 touchscreens can be provided with application-specific displays and diagnostics ideally suited for pulp and paper industry applications. Data acquisition and trending functions are provided for production control.

  • Machine Control & Monitoring
  • Digital and Analog I/O
  • Customize Screens to your application
  • Support Multi-page operation
  • Graphically interface buttons, meters, potentiometers and more!