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MTR Martco • 3350 Yankee Road, Middletown, OH 45044

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Paper Machine Rolls

MTR Martco’s Roll Service Center is fully equipped and staffed to rebuild and regrind rolls and roll cores as well as make virtually any repair you might need to stay running and on schedule.  

MTR Martco’s experienced Service Center technicians regularly make repairs including:

  • Close-tolerance Roll Grinding
  • Perform Dynamic Balancing
  • Rebuild Suction Rolls
  • Turning
  • Manufacture New Rolls
  • Manufacture New Shells
  • Repair or Replace Journals
  • Rebuild Crown Compensating Rolls
  • Replace Bearings
  • Repair or Replace Bearing Housings
  • Repair Roll Heads
  • Perform Finish Grinding

Our high-capacity shop, plus MTR Martco trucks mean quick turnaround time.

To make sure we can turn even the biggest jobs around quickly, MTR Martco has two Farrel, two-wheel, roll grinders capable of grinding rolls up to 38” in diameter and 256” long.  Both are Equipped with belt-grinding attachments and variable-crown roll driving units.

MTR Martco has special expertise in grinding crowned, concave and controlled crown rolls using a computerized caliper to verify a rolls profile.  Following the refurbishing or rebuild, a full precision inspection is done and a detailed report showing the actual contour and T.I.R. for each of the ground surfaces is prepared.  The report and its specifications are delivered to you along with the finished roll.

When it comes to getting your rolls to MTR Martco’s Service Center quickly and safely, you won’t find yourself at the mercy of a common carrier.  If you’re within 500 miles of our Service Center, we will send our own trucks to pick up rolls and also deliver them to you after they are refurbished.

Roll Grinding Capability Includes Capacity for up to 38” diam. X 256” face

A Roll Being Ground

MTR Martco technicians are experts at refurbishing the following types of Paper Machine Rolls:

Paper Industry

  • Calendar
  • Swim/Variable Crown
  • Suction
  • Drum
  • Reel Spools
  • Press
  • Suction
  • Felt
  • Breaker Stack
  • Breast
  • Smoothing
  • Wire
  • Table
  • Couch

Paper, Steel, and Plastic Industries
Our specialists are also familiar with unique requirements and methods required to rebuild and refurbish machine rolls constructed of:

  • Chilled Cast Iron
  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Forged Steel
  • Brass
  • Ceramic
  • Rubber
  • Composite Cover
  • Tungsten Carbide