India ITME 2022, which takes place from December 8-13, 2022, in Noida/India, is the largest textile exhibition of its kind in India. Picanol will be presenting all its latest high-tech weaving machines and services at the event. 3 machines from the OmniPlus-i Connect air-jet generation will be on display. Furthermore, one OptiMax-i Connect machine will be shown at the Bonas stand. Meanwhile, all of the state-of-the-art functionalities of the company’s new digital platform, PicConnect, will also be demonstrated at the Picanol stand.
The lighter fabric segment can benefit from the OmniPlus-i Connect platform. Digitalization, maximum flexibility and running the highest speed combine on a OmniPlus-i Connect-4-P-190 machine that features AirMaster, Adaptive Relay Valve Drive (ARVD II Plus), and AutoSpeed. It has power monitoring and Prewinder Switch-Off (PSO). The BlueBox electronic platform and BlueTouch display are fitted as standard, as are the Sumo drive concept, climate monitoring, shed calculation and PicConnect enabled.
The OmniPlus-i Connect-2-P-280 is suitable for ladies’ wear. It allows the weaving light filament fabrics without having to choose between speed and flexibility. Reaching the required high fabric quality standards becomes even more easy with the increased inbuilt stability of the insertion system. The OmniPlus-i Connect-4-D-220 for denim is a machine that is driven by data, relying on smart performance, with sustainability always in mind.
PicConnect is the digital platform from Picanol NV, Ieper/Belgium, offering a wide range of features, from industrial IoT to service-related applications. The specially dedicated PicConnect corner of the stand will allow visitors to discover everything they need to know about this platform. All of the weaving machines at the stand will be connected to PicConnect. There will also be live demonstrations that will take place frequently throughout each day of the exhibition.
An OptiMax-i Connect-8-J-380 will also be on display at the stand of Bonas Textile Machinery NV, Marke/Belgium.