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  • 19 February 2014

    After nearly 25 years of service for Gordian as a Finance Director we would like to wish Paul Marsh a very Happy Retirement. Many Congratulations Paul, Good Luck!  

  • Machines Strapping Machines can generally be divided into two categories: Machines to strap individual packs, and machines to strap palletized goods (Pallet Strappers). These machines can apply either a vertical or a horizontal strap around a pack or pallet. Machines to strap individual packs are available i...

  • Stretch Hooding and Shrink Hooding are common methods of packaging palletized products. Stretch and Shrink hoods can provide load stability and protection from dust ingression or infestation. Shrink & Stretch Hooding: Comparison of Films and Machinery Shrink Hooding involves applying a heat shrinkable, gussete...

  • OMS S.p.A, based in Milan and established in 1949, has a long tradition of designing and manufacturing end-of-line packaging machinery. The Pallet-Less Packaging System is one of OMS’ most innovative solutions, and several have been supplied to cement companies worldwide. The system enables cement companies t...

  • Gordian is re-launching its range of semi-automatic strapping machines. Customers can choose from the i-10, the JK-2 and the D-53X2. All 3 machines have fixed parcel stops and a special soft tension mode for delicate packs. Also, the seal time can be extended on all 3 machines to seal heavier grade strap o...

  • 31 January 2014

    Wishing Dave Thomas a very Happy Retirement after nearly 40 years of service for Gordian as a Field Service Engineer. Many Congratulations Dave, Good Luck!  

  • The main reasons for using strapping are as follows: Security - strapping improves pack security by making it more difficult to open and easier to spot evidence of pilferage. To seal a pack, i.e. strapping a lid onto a carton of some kind, or keeping folding flaps closed. Stability - strapping improves pac...

  • With Valentine's Day and Mother's Day fast approaching, don't forget to order plastic strapping for your wetpack preconas!  We can also supply machines designed for strapping preconas find out more: www.gordianstrapping.co.uk/products/item/StraPack-RQ-8Y-Automatic-Strapping-Machine

  • Do you require a new packaging system? Perhaps you need to update your existing packaging line with new equipment? Well Gordian may just have the right answer for your requirements. For over 75 years Gordian has supplied strapping, wrapping and hooding machinery and consumables to a variety of industrie...

  • Case Study: Icopal UK Manchester Gordian has supplied 2 new fully automated strapping machines to Icopal UK, based in Manchester. After evaluating several suppliers, Icopal UK chose Gordian to provide this solution, due to the solid reputation of the OMS equipment and excellent after sales service and support. Read More