The High Performance Coating Line

Innovation: For our customers

The High Performance Coating Line (HPCL) is one of the world's most versatile pilot coating lines with a clear focus on highest possible precision. It is Lohmann's platform for innovative process and coating technology.

In this modern environment, products for emerging markets such as medical, electronics and automotive can be realized in pilot plant scale. For this purpose the plant is completely clean room compatible. This makes it possible to process the most sensitive materials and generate state-of-the-art product designs. Together with our customers we always find the right coating solution.


Technical specifications

Basic data

  • Coating width [mm]: max. 500
  • Web speed [m/min]: from 0.1
  • Coating quantity [g/m²]: 1-300 (dry)
  • Substrate thickness: 4-3000 µ

Modular coating capabilities

  • 3-roll coater (direct/indirect)
  • Vario engraved coating (synchronous and counter rotation)
  • Coating pressure (synchronization)
  • Kommabar coating (direct/indirect)
  • Slot die/curtain coating

Drying Technology

  • High capacity idler roller dryer

Additional techniques

  • Lamination: temperature-controllable and with variable inlet angle
  • Clean room: Room ISO class 7 (10,000)
  • Coating: ISO class 6 (1,000)
  • Web cleaning: 2 pieces on either side
  • Surface discharge: 16 active systems
  • Pre-treatment: 2-sided corona and plasma
  • Order measurement: high-resolution, contactless, in-line, traversing