Emerson’s Branson products include one of the UK’s leading range of welding and cutting equipment used across all packaging industries.
The diversity of products and processes on offer include Ultrasonic, Vibration, HotPlate, Infrared and Laser welding. This ensures that each new application can be developed to ensure that the correct process is chosen.
There is scarcely a faster or more environmentally friendly procedure than the ultrasonic welding and sealing of thermoplastic packaging and those made of composite materials.
The Branson product range supports many applications, including packaging for the sealing of milk, fruit, cream and yoghurt pots, closure of plastic bags and injection moulded containers etc, point of display packages such as blister packs, tubes and trays, RPET and clamshells, foil, microwave and laminated pouches and shrink packs, corrugated containers, tubes and pumps for plastics, laminates pump assemblies etc, bags and films and cartons.
Some advantages of the ultrasonic welding technique include extremely short process times, no thermal deterioration of package content, product splashes don’t affect the seal quality and additives are not required, making them environmentally friendly.
The specific advantages that the Branson product range offers is consistent weld quality owing to its power supply technology being fully digital, zero delay system driver, user-orientated software support, optimum welding quality via close loop control of joining velocity. Comprehensive diagnostic capabilities via auto scan.
Benefits to the customer include a more attractive weld, tamper resistance, they can seal through contamination and
use no consumables. In some cases, the welding does not affect the recyclability of the packaging.
Branson products serve many different market segments, including automotive, appliance, business and consumer electronics, food processing, medical, textile, metal welding and, of course, packaging.
Branson products are supported in over 70 Emerson sales and service offices around the world, including in the USA, Mexico, Germany, Slovakia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and the UK.
They are also supported in regional technical centres, where experts are on hand to answer questions, assist customers with their applications and give advice on materials, part and joint design and equipment.
Emerson UK Ltd.
2nd Floor Accurist House, 44 Baker Street
London W1U 7AL
+44 207 467 4460