Paper Production

Web and felt tension are a major factor in the production of paper and cardboard. Precisely controlled tension measurement results in a higher quality product, less waste and increased productivity.

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Our products and solutions are used in a wide variety of systems and machining processes:

  • Pulp and paper 
  • Drying
  • Coating
FMS Kraftaufnehmer für die Papierindustrie.

Your advantages

  • Higher production speed
  • Lower downtime
  • Minimum scrap
  • Short amortization periods
  • Network capabilities 


  • Felt tension
  • Web tension
  • Drying
  • Coating

Our promise

  1. Easy integration
  2. High machine speeds
  3. Long service life
  4. Low life cycle costs

Challenges of the paper industry.

The challenges in the paper manufacturing process are evident, for example, in the variety of materials, the tight tolerances that must be complied with and the expectation of short set-up times. Adverse environmental conditions also call for robust solutions.

Our solutions

Precise measurement results as the basis for fast control and high production speeds with constant material tension and lateral alignment. This is essential for efficient operation – with high productivity and the best possible quality. But it does not end here.

Additional benefits

FMS goes one step further. We differentiate ourselves with our products from the competition and, with customization, we also find solutions that go beyond the standard range. Timely, uncomplicated and with superior technical know-how.


High-quality materials, expert craftsmanship, and a superior design guarantee shorter set-up times and a long service life, even under the harshest conditions. Viewed over the entire product life cycle, this means you will increase productivity and improve the quality of your products. 


Our solutions are the first choice for many machine builders in the field of industrial production. Some of our products have been used under the harshest conditions for decades and come back to Switzerland only for overhauls to continue operating reliably.

Drop-in replacement for Philips series PR 9951

With identical dimensions and matching mounting points, our UMGZP-Series are designed as drop-in replacement for the discontinued Philips PR 9951 series.

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