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FELT CHANGING DEVICE

OWENX-ILLINOIS, INC. PAPER MILL

VALDOSTA, GEORGIA

Valdosta, Georgia - For: Owens-Illinois, Inc.

"Finalist Status"
in the
Engineering Excellence Awards Program
sponsored by the American Consulting
Engineers Council, Washington, D.C.

"Grand Award"
in the
Engineering Excellence Award Program
sponsored by the Consulting
Engineers Council of Georgia.



 

Named by Southern Pulp & Paper
as one of the major accomplishments in its "Year in Review" publication, 1985

 

This project is a fine example of a client and consulting engineer working in full cooperation to achieve a common goal, i.e., increased productivity for America. It also demonstrates that engineers in industry and private practice are able to work together and compliment each other's professional capability. The felt changing device operates successfully since implementation.

 

Project Highlights:

 

METHOD

%

 

OLD

NEW

IMPROVEMENT

Time Requirement (Hours)

6

1

83

Crew (Men)

10

6

40

Man-Hour Required

60

6

90

 

OLD METHOD

 

NEW METHOD












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