TITAN (Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd.)

Slitter Rewinders for Flexible Materials

Wolseley Road, Bedford, Kempston, MK42 7XT,Bedfordshire, United Kingdom



Titan is part of Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd., based in Bedford, UK. Titan is a world-leading manufacturer of slitter rewinders for flexible packaging materials, plastic film, labelstock, laminates and paper. We also provide fully automated and integrated roll handling systems to meet specific production requirements.

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. was established in 1976 and is a world-leading supplier and provider of solutions in slitting and rewinding technology, as well as finished roll-handling systems. The company has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Export Achievement on three occasions and its products are represented by two of the converting industry’s world-leading brands, Atlas and Titan.

The Atlas and Titan brands have been at the forefront of slitting and rewinding technology for many decades, and in 2014 Titan celebrated its 50th Anniversary. With more than 3,500 machine installations in more than 80 countries, Atlas and Titan are recognised as global market leaders in the production of primary and secondary slitter rewinders.

The aim of the company has always been to provide the highest quality service in all areas of its business, which has enabled Atlas and Titan to establish long-term relationships with all its customers and stakeholders.

Our future success will be based on understanding the changing needs of customers and the dynamics of the current business environment. Atlas will continue to develop its business and operations in order to support customers for many decades to come.

Production facilities and service centres

A purpose-built production facility located in Kempston, Bedford, approximately 50km north of London, also includes the company’s R&D facilities, as well as service and demonstration centres.

The UK head office is complemented by regional sales and service centres in China, India and the US, with additional support services based in Mexico, South East Asia and other locations.

Highest standards in slitting and rewinding

From the initial sales enquiry through to installation and start-up of all new equipment, Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. strives to achieve the highest standards. Customers can expect:

  • Sales process: a team of experts with specific technical and process knowledge working to match customer requirements with the correct technology, as well as clear and pro-active communication enabling fast decision-making and support through the complete sales process
  • Project management: dedicated personal contact providing reliable time schedules and co-ordinating activities between customers and the Atlas team
  • Lean manufacturing: working to the latest industry standards and quality processes, in close partnership with the supply base to ensure the highest possible standards with the ‘Five S’ principle (sort, set, shine, standardise and sustain)
  • Automation: using the latest control technology to provide intelligent, accurate and reliable machine control for optimum productivity
  • Process knowledge: based on more than four decades of experience and more than 3,500 machine installations, Atlas can share extensive experience with its customer base
  • Guarantees: all Atlas and Titan products are covered by comprehensive guarantees
  • Continued support: the company’s global network can offer the security required for continuous 24/7 operation throughout the life cycle of the installed equipment

The company adheres to a strict code of quality standards and has an ongoing apprenticeship scheme to encourage the development of skills and technical know-how at all levels.

Environment and sustainability

It is the policy of Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. to pursue strategies to assess and minimise negative impact on the environment within its operations, product development and commercial activities.

The company also adheres to the principles of sustainable development and expects a similar commitment to environmental responsibility from its suppliers and contractors.

All Atlas and Titan development projects take into consideration the environmental impact of the equipment and the customers’ materials. This is reflected by:

  • Lower energy consumption to run equipment through the use of regenerative technology
  • More compact machine design reducing the footprint of the equipment and requirements of global logistics
  • Reduction in use of electrical cables on all equipment
  • More responsive substrate tension control, enabling converters to process thinner and more sensitive materials
  • Latest technology ensuring a reduction of waste materials during set-up and production of all Atlas and Titan equipment

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd will continue to improve all processes to reduce waste within its business and to recycle materials generated in its day-to-day business, whenever possible.

The company’s management team is committed to promoting a continued focus in all areas of business to respect the environment and to train all employees to achieve this.

Customer Service and Support

The Atlas customer support team provides a wide variety of services to enhance customers' operations throughout the life cycle of all Atlas and Titan equipment.

Roll Handling Solutions

Working with the latest automation technologies, Titan is able to provide turnkey automation solutions for handling slit reels of flexible materials.

Titan SR800

The new Titan SR800 is a high-performance, duplex slitter rewinder, and the latest addition to the Titan portfolio, designed to meet the requirements of the most demanding production environments.

Titan ER610 Compact Slitter Rewinder

The Titan ER610 Compact Slitter Rewinder is the fruit of extensive market research and exhaustive design and development work by Atlas to bring a more sustainable and cost-effective solution in slitting and rewinding technology.

Titan SR9-DS Duplex Shaft Slitter Rewinder

The Titan SR9-DS Duplex Shaft Slitter Rewinder is part of the next generation Titan SR9 Series technology platform, providing converters with the ultimate flexibility in slitting and rewinding solutions.

Titan SR9-DT Dual Turret Slitter Rewinder

The Titan SR9-DT Dual Turret Rewinder continues to build upon the flexible and modular design first introduced with the Titan SR8 slitter, giving converters the flexibility to build a slitter rewinder suitable for current production, but also providing a simple and economic modular path to ensure future requirements can also be met with the same machine.

TITAN Slitter Rewinders Celebrate Successful 50th Anniversary Open House

Atlas Converting Equipment is very pleased to report that the Open House event held on 17 September in Kempston, Bedford, UK, to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Titan Slitter Rewinders was a great success. More than 80 guests, as well as representatives from partner supplier companies, Titan agents and the converting media, were welcomed to the event.

Nampak (South Africa) Installs Two New Titan ER610 Slitter Rewinders

Nampak is Africa's leading packaging company, which not only has extensive operations in South Africa but also in ten other countries on the continent, as well as nine production sites in the UK, supplying lightweight HDPE bottles for the food, drink and dairy industries.

Atlas at Chinaplas 2014

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd (UK) will present the latest Atlas CW Series and Titan SR9 Series slitter rewinders for plastic film and flexible materials at Chinaplas 2014, to be held in Shanghai, China, 23-26 April on stand W5-J05 in Hall W5.

Titan Celebrates 50th Anniversary in 2014

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. is pleased to announce that during 2014 it is celebrating 50 years of excellence in slitting and rewinding technology for its Titan range of products.

DTM Flexo Services to Represent Atlas & Titan Slitter Rewinders in Canada

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. is pleased to confirm that it has recently appointed DTM Flexo Services as its new agent to represent the range of Atlas & Titan slitter rewinders in Canada, excluding British Columbia. Customers in BC will be supported by the existing Atlas & Titan agent, Flexo Network, based in San Pedro, California.

Two Titan ER610 Slitter Rewinders to Boost Production Capacity for DS Group

Atlas Converting Equipment is pleased to confirm that it has received an order for two Titan ER610 compact slitter rewinders from Dharampal Satyapal Group (DS Group) based in Noida, India, for its flexible packaging operations located in Guwahati, Assam (NE India). DS Group will install the two new slitters in a purpose-built facility during September 2012.

Coras do Brasil is Appointed to Represent Atlas and Titan Slitter Rewinders in Brazil

Atlas Converting Equipment is pleased to confirm that it has recently appointed Coras do Brasil as its new agent to represent the range of Atlas and Titan slitter rewinders in Brazil. Coras do Brasil is located in Brooklin, São Paulo, and has been established in the flexible materials converting industry for more than 30 years.

Daelim Industrial to Install New Atlas CW1040 Series Primary Film Slitter Early in 2013

Atlas Converting Equipment is pleased to confirm an order from Daelim Industrial Co. of South Korea for a new 8.7m wide Atlas CW1040 Series primary slitter rewinder. The film slitter will be installed in conjunction with a new BOPP film production line at the company's extensive production facility in the city of Jeonju, approximately 100km south of the capital, Seoul.

FFP Packaging Solutions to Expand Capacity with New Titan SR9 Series Dual Turret Slitter Rewinder

FFP Packaging Solutions, based in Northampton, UK, is one of the country's leading converters and supplier of flexible packaging materials. Ongoing business expansion, including the recent installation of a new eight colour flexographic printing press has led to the need for additional slitting and rewinding capacity and a new Titan SR9-DT dual turret rewinder from Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. will be installed in June 2012.

Atlas Sells Titan ER610 Compact Slitter to Plemsa from ICE USA Booth

Atlas Converting Equipment is pleased to confirm that it sold the Titan ER610 compact slitter off the booth at the ICE USA exhibition (6-8 April) in Orlando, FL, to Plasticos Especializados de Monterrey S.A. de C.V. (Plemsa) of Mexico. The 1,650mm (65in) wide slitter was demonstrated during the e

Atlas Incorporates US Subsidiary Company to Serve North and Central America

Atlas Converting Equipment is pleased to confirm that it has recently completed the incorporation of its new US-based subsidiary, Atlas Converting North America, which has re-located to new premises in Charlotte, North Carolina, following the company's separation from Bobst Group in October of la

Atlas Converting Equipment – First 100 Days Under New Ownership

The management buy-out (MBO) of Atlas Converting Equipment from Bobst Group of Switzerland during 2010 was concluded late on Monday 25 October and announced early the following morning on the Geneva Stock Exchange. This was a mere 24 hours before the opening of the strategically important K'2010

Plastic Packaging Installs its Third Titan SR Slitter Rewinder

Atlas Converting Equipment (Bedford, UK) is pleased to confirm that it has recently commissioned a Titan SR8 twin-shaft cantilever slitter rewinder at Plastic Packaging for its production facility located in Hickory, North Carolina (US). Founded in 1957 by Mr T. Cass Ballenger as a poly

Finepack Expands Slitting Capacity with New Titan ER610 Slitter Rewinder

Finepack Ind. Técnica de Embalagens was established in 1992 by Mr Edmur Batista do Carmo and became a pioneer in the outsourced flexo printing sector in Brazil. The company introduced a new service in eight-colour flexo printing together with solvent-based and solventless lamination for a wide ra

PennPac Expands Production with New Titan and Atlas Slitter Rewinders

In September last year, PennPac Company, a flexible packaging film provider and contract slitting company located in Manheim, Pennsylvania, installed a high-speed, compact Titan ER610 cantilever slitter as part of a multi-year capital equipment upgrade programme for its slitting and rewinding ope

Titan (Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd)

Wolseley Road

Bedford

Kempston

MK42 7XT

Bedfordshire

United Kingdom

Barrie Homewood - Sales and Marketing Director +44 1234 852 553 +44 1234 851 151 Titan SR9-DS Titan SR9-DT Titan ER610 Speciality materials / slitting and rewinding Titan's 50th Anniversary
Atlas Converting North America, Inc.

9801-F Southern Pine Boulevard

Charlotte, NC 28273

United States of America

+1 704 587 2450 +1 704 587 2451 www.atlasconverting.com
Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. (China Office)

6P, New Shanghai International Tower

360 South Pudong Road

Shanghai 200120

China

+86 21 6886 2501 +86 21 6886 2502 www.atlasconverting.com
Atlas Converting Equipment (India) Pvt. Ltd

Plant No.13, Extension Office Building

Eastern Express Highway

Pirojsha Nagar, Vikhroli (East)

Mumbai 400 079

India

+91 992 081 9791 +91 222 623 3009 www.atlasconverting.com
Beswick Machinery (Pty) Ltd

387 Devereux Ave Winchester Hills

Johannesburg

Other

South Africa

+27 011 433 2686 +27 011 433 1610 www.beswick.co.za
TCL Hoffman Pty Ltd

150 Woodlands Drive

VIC 3195

Braeside

Other

Australia

+61 3 8586 2900 +61 3 9580 8322 www.tclhofmann.com.au
TCL Hunt

7-9 Fisher Crescent

Mt. Wellington, Auckland

Other

New Zealand

+64 9 526 2700 +64 9 525 0875 www.hunt.co.nz
Comercio Digital

Manuela Pedraza 5284

Buenos Aires C1431AJL

Other

Argentina

+54 11 4545 4900 +54 11 4545 6900 www.comerciodigital.us
CV. Techno Global

Jl. Lontar raya 2A

Jakarta 11470

Other

Indonesia

+62 21 563 7511 / +62 21 5696 8679 - 81 +62 21 563 5670 www.techno-global.com
Sidhom & Co.

24 A Anwar EL

Mofty Street, Nasr City

Cairo

Other

Egypt

+20 (2) 240 50 80 1 +20 (2) 240 48 418 www.sidhom.com
PBA Wiesner Ltd

17, Zvi Bergman St

PO Box 4622, Industrial Zone SGULA

49277 Petach-Tikva

Other

Israel

+972 3 9052101 +972 3 9052110
Orion Co.

Ibn Sina St., Al Muruj

PO Box 242192

Riyadh 11322

Other

Saudi Arabia

+966 1 415 2821 +966 1 450 4478 www.orionco.com
Omnicom SA

23-25 Ermou Street

10563 Athens

Other

Greece

+30 210 3318 512 +30 210 3318 514
OP Consulting

13 September Street, 55-57: Apt. 43

050712 Bucharest 5

Other

Romania

+40 21 411 9952 +40 21 410 1886 www.opconsulting.ro
Kugo SL (Spain & Portugal)

Flexible Packaging (Titan products)

Avenue of Spain, 12 - 1 C

Cantabria

39300 Torrelavega

Other

Spain

37167081213 37167315265 www.lb.lvlv
Spicers International Ltd

Spicers Building, 4384 Montojo Street

1204 Makati City

Metro Manila

Other

Philippines

+63 2 898 1249 53 +63 2 897 3815
Techno Global Graphics Co. Ltd

46/181 Sureeporn Office Center

Nualchan Rd., Klonggoom, Buenggoom

Bangkok 10230

Other

Thailand

+66 2944 5591 +66 2944 5564 www.tgg.co.th
Tecnología en Conversión del Plástico S.A. de C.V.

Av. División del Norte 521-404

Col. del Valle

Mexico D.F., C.P. 03100

Mexico

+52 55 30 95 37 60 to 62 +52 55 30 95 37 63
Elmac S.A.

12 Calle 1-25 Zona 10 Geminis

10, Torre Norte lf. 1404

01010 Guatemala City

Guatemala

+502 2 3353213 +502 2 3353590
Coras do Brasil

Rua Luigi Galvani, 42 cjs 121-122

Brooklin CEP 04575 020

Sao Paulo - SP

Brazil

+55 11 5507 7010 +55 11 8263 2215 www.coras.com.br
FMS Plastics Co.Ltd.

Kibris Sehitleri Cad.No:146-14

35220 Alsancak / IZMIR / TURKIYE

Alsancak

Izmir

Turkey

+90 232 421 88 11 +90 232 421 88 22 www.fmsplastics.com
Defi S.A.

Z.A. Le Chapelier

117 Rue des Saules

F-38110 Saint Jean de Soudain

Isere

France

+33 4 74 92 26 70 +33 4 74 92 25 04 www.defi-sa.com
DTM Flexo Services

27 Second Street North

Stoney Creek

(excl. British Columbia)

L8G 1Y8

Ontario

Canada

+1 905 536 1335 www.dtmflexo.com
WIKU Plastic GmbH

Eigenheimstrasse, 13

D-90552 Röthenbach a. d. Pegnitz

Bavaria

Germany

+49 911 500094 +49 911 500 9747 www.wiku-plastic.de