Montalvo Corp.

A worldwide leader in tension control for over 70 years for single tow and web applications (ex: prepreg, pultrusion, filament winding, converting). We manufacture a full line of load cells, tension controllers, brakes, clutches, safety chucks, sensors, amplifiers, and more.

50 Hutcherson Dr.
Gorham, ME 04038 US

Additional Locations:
Mailänder Str. 2
Hannover, 30539 DE
+49 (0) 511 760 691 41

Room 805, Forte Time Plaza No. 898, QuYang Road
Shanghai, 200437 CN
+86 21 61401822

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Montalvo’s tension control products.

CAMX 2018 preview: Montalvo
Montalvo (Gorham, ME, US) is introducing the first prototype units of its closed-loop, modular, individual tow-tension control units, sponsored by the National Science Foundation SBIR Phase II Grant.

Montalvo awarded grant to develop individual tow tension control device
The National Science Foundation has awarded Montalvo a Phase II grant to develop a new automated solution for individual tow tension control for composites manufacturing.

Montalvo tension controller

CAMX 2017 preview: Montalvo
Web tension control specialist Montalvo (Gorham, ME, US) is demonstrating single-web and multi-tow tension control solutions designed for composite manufacturing processes including prepreg, pultrusion, filament winding, converting and more.

Montalvo receives NSF grant for composites R&D
The company will receive $225,000 to conduct research and development work on designing a solution for individual tow tension control for composites manufacturing.

CAMX 2016 preview: Montalvo
Composites web tension control specialist Montalvo (Gorham, ME, US) will demonstrate its latest multi-tow tension control solution, the Automated Tension Stand (ATS), along with its single web tension control components.

CAMX 2015 preview: Montalvo
Web tension control specialist Montalvo (Gorham, ME, US) will showcase its new Modular Automated Tensioner (MAT) and Automated Tensioning Stand (ATS) units.

Webinar: Improved tension control for automated composites fabrication
This free webinar, sponsored by Montalvo, will review and assess the importance of high-quality tension control in automated composites manufacturing systems.

The Montalvo Corp. white paper: Tension Control
Tension control plays a vital role in composites manufacturing in order to achieve automated processing, continuous processing, reduced scrap, increased product quality, and more, says a new white paper released by The Montalvo Corp.

CAMX offers unprecedented new product access
CAMX 2014, Oct. 13-16 in Orlando, Fla., promises to be North America's largest ever composites trade show and conference. As a result, exhibitors are coming to the event with a wide array of new and existing materials, machinery, software and technology designed to help make composites fabrication faster, easier and more adaptable. CompositesWorld has been gathering information from CAMX exhibitors about what they will be featuring and introducing in their booths. This week's CAMX newsletter offers a preview of some of what you will find on the show floor.

CAMX 2014 preview: Montalvo
Web tension control specialist Montalvo (Gorham, Maine, USA) will unveil new tension control concepts and technology as both an exhibitor and a conference program presenter.

High-speed, precision web tension control
Montalvo Corp., a first-time SAMPE exhibitor, demonstrated its DCS (dancer-controlled servo) device for high-speed precision tension control in highly extensible and sensitive web applications.

Product Categories of Montalvo Corp.

Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • Process controls
Fiber converting/prepreg manufacturing equipment
  • Tensioning equipment
  • Web measurement and control equipment