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Metso Paper to Deliver Tissue Machine in Brazil

May 5, 2008 - Metso Paper said that it will supply a complete tissue machine to Santher Fábrica de Papel Santa Therezinha S/A, Braganca Paulista Mill, Brazil.

The value of the order was not disclosed, but Metso said the market value for this type of tissue-making line is in the range of EUR 10-15 million.

The order is for a complete Advantage DCT 100 tissue machine. Metso will also deliver stock preparation equipment and Metso Automation will supply machine and drive controls and quality controls.

Metso will also provide services for installation and start-up of the machine.

The tissue machine has a trim width of 2.7 meters, an operating speed of 1,800 m/min and a daily production capacity of up to 112 metric tons of high-quality facial, bathroom tissue and towel grades. The production will be based on virgin pulp.

The machine is scheduled to start during the second quarter of 2009.

Santher Fábrica de Papel Santa Therezinha S/A, founded in 1938, produces paper for industrial and other specific applications.

SOURCE: Metso Paper




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