DS Containers Project Profile

West Chicago, Illinois, USA

DS Container logo

Type of project:  

  • New line added to existing aerosol can plant


  • 2-piece D&I aerosol cans


  • August 2017 - Beginning
  • August 2018 - First pallet
  • December 2018 - Full installation complete

Unique features:

  • The worlds first high-speed D&I aerosol can line
  • First light weight D&I aerosol cans in the Americas
  • Utilized principles from beverage canmaking, combined with some traditional aerosol can making technologies for this unique solution for high volume, light weight aerosol cans

Line capacity:

  • Installed line - 600 CPM (220 million cans/year)
  • Expandable to 1200 CPM (440 million cans/year)

Project scope:

This was a full turnkey project where Stolle was responsible for providing:

  • Can line design and engineering
  • Project management
  • Production equipment
  • Design for ancillary equipment
  • Mechanical and electrical Installations including:
    • Pipework
    • Electrical LV and distribution panels
    • Electrical cable trays
    • Electrical cables
  • Startup and commissioning of the can line


For more information about this project, please contact Chris McAlpine or Phil Smith:

Chris McAlpine

Phil Smith

DS Container photo
DS Container photo
DS Container photo
DS Container photo
DS Container photo
DS Container photo
Scroll to Top