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Metso to Supply New Tissue Machine to SCA Mexico

Dec. 15, 2008 - Metso said that it will supply a complete tissue production line to SCA Mexico. The line will be installed at a greenfield tissue mill in Ciudad Sahagún, close to Mexico City, Mexico.

The value of the order was not disclosed.

The order includes a deinking plant, an effluent plant, a stock preparation system and a tissue machine, along with an extensive automation package with machine, process and quality controls.

The order also contains all other auxiliary equipment and systems needed for the mill including engineering, transport, installation, training, start-up and commissioning.

The new line will have a production capacity of 60,000 tons per year of high-quality facial, toilet and towel tissue grades.

Raw material for the new line will be recycled paper, Metso said.

Start-up of the new machine is slated for the fourth quarter of 2010.

SOURCE: Metso Corp.




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