Supplier to the Tissue Industry
Firefly is one of the world’s leading provider of fire prevention systems for the Tissue industry. Firefly Tissue Solutions® optimize safety in tissue mills with unique products, designed to protect tissue machines and converting processes from fire related damages. Firefly provide high-tech systems adapted to the process, with detectors that indicate hot particles, sparks and flames, combined with water extinguishing and other suppression methods, such as CO2. With Firefly’s solutions, each tissue mill can be effectively protected against costly fires and dust explosions. Firefly will show the unique features of the WebScan® at Tissue World Milan. The WebScan® is developed to prevent fires in stored tissue rolls. The WebScan®-detectors used in the system are especially designed to indicate hot spots, glows, and sparks from 250°C (480°F) on the tissue sheet. The WebScan® fire prevention technology is today a standard in several European-based tissue plants.
The WEKO experts offer support worldwide with the choice and integration of non-contact minimum application systems into the production process. They help customers achieve clear benefits and cost advantages with the materials to be processed and/or in the process itself. Comprehensive services, such as test series at the WEKO technical centre and high WEKO service standards, complete the WEKO offering.
In addition to the main office near Stuttgart WEKO maintains two production sites in Germany and Brazil, own sales and service subsidiaries in Italy, the United Kingdom, the U.S., and Brazil. Furthermore, WEKO collaborates worldwide with agencies marketing the products and offering the proven WEKO service standard in addition.