Automation solutions

The strength of FROMM and Octomeca Automated Packaging Solutions is based on out extensive experience in transport packaging, both strapping (since 1947) and wrapping (since 1989). Our state-of-the-art technologies enable customized stand alone or integrated solutions for any type of industry.


Quality Solutions


Automated solutions in general

FROMM / Octomeca Automated solutions are recognized at the top of the world of automated packaging systems. With their advanced, powerful and strong strapping heads and film carriages, in combination with a high degree of innovation, intelligence and reliability, FROMM / Octomeca automated systems perform at the highest level. These, so called Intelligent Solutions are designed for  smart, efficient and safe work. Ready to meet the challenges of Industry 4.0, adding value to any logistic packaging process and working conditions.

The choice of yours:

  • Horizontal and vertical strapping & wrapping
  • Modular built machines, tailored to the job
  • Stand alone or (fully) integrated
  • Steel or plastic strap, from 10 – 32 mm
  • All commonly available stretch and cover films
  • Cross or in length strapping (in-line or off-line)
  • Standard, spiral, local reinforcement (roping) and curtain wrapping
  • Round, flat, square, narrow, long, short, high, irregular packages
  • Single or multiple heads, with tension forces up to 7000N plastic and 18000N steel strap
  • With Seal, Seal less or Spotwelding
  • Retrofits from steel to plastic strap
  • Single or multiple film carriages
  • Automatic film roll change
  • Wide choice of standard options, like robotized or traditional allocation of corner protectors, top, side and bottom bunks, Presses and stabilizers, telescopic and fixed arches, swords and more
  • Can process from Standard to Super Jumbo Coils, for steel or plastic strap
  • Standard or wide film types
  • All kinds of additions, like (label)printing, weighing, turn tables for cross strapping, conveyors, various Photelectric cells, low temperature kits, remote controls, service-modems, film applying systems, including stretch and top sheets

Applications and industries

Automated packaging systems exist to add value to the packaging process and must fit <100% into their environment. Fully equipped for their task leave leaving no doubts about their capabilities and reliability over a longer period of time. Whether a high or low production capacity is required, a clean or highly polluted environment, dry or damp, low or high temperatures, reliability is the key word.

FROMM / Octomeca Automated Solutions are modular built and tailored to their respective jobs. For many decades they perform under the most severe and variable conditions, supported by their robust construction, intelligent and state of the art technology, they will apply safe straps and wraps, in a secure and consistent process. No doubt, they are ideally suitable and reliable for automated  packaging lines in an endless number of industries, like: e-commerce, wood & timer products, baling, contract packaging, pavers, building products, logistics, apparel, glass, corrugated board, cans & bottles, ferrous and non-ferrous metals (sheets, profiles, tubes, bars and coils), cables and wire, parts service centers, electronics and household appliances, chemicals, paper and printing, cleaning products, panels, tableware, agricultural and horticultural products.

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