2012 TAPPI Tissue Runnability Course

Learn from the Experts!

What will I learn?

This course will help you...

  • Improve tissue quality and consistency
  • Understand contributors to waste and downtime
  • Learn reliability and maintenance best practices
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems quickly

What will I take back to the mill?

After successfully completing this course, you'll specifically be able to:

  • Diagnose the impact of recycled furnishes on tissue properties
  • Make changes to wet-end chemistry to improve machine operation
  • Improve cleaning and conditioning of fabrics
  • Troubleshoot runnability problems in the press, yankee and creping systems
  • Identify improvement opportunities on the dry end
  • Pinpoint productivity opportunities in yankee steam, coating, and hood systems

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Who are the instructors?

The TAPPI Tissue Runnability Course is taught by technical experts in each area of the machine from wet end operations through creping and process control. They will give you thorough understanding of the entire tissue making process and the current best practices in each area.

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Who should attend?

The TAPPI Tissue Runnability Course is designed for process engineers, machine supervisors and reliability professionals who have to maximize uptime and saleable production. It is also an excellent tutorial for suppliers who support tissue making customers.

Looking for an introductory tissue course? Consider the upcoming Tissue Properties & Manufacturing Course

CEU Credits Available

2.5 CEU's available for completion of this course. 

The Education Project Center of TAPPI has been reviewed and approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1620 I Street, NW, Suite 615, Washington, DC 20006. TAPPI will award CEU credits to participants who attend at least 80 percent of the educational sessions and complete a final program evaluation.