Toscotec Celebrates Sale of 100th Steel Yankee Dryer
Over 300 clients joined Toscotec to celebrate the sale of its 100th steel Yankee dryer.
Oct. 18, 2012 - Italian paper machinery manufacturer Toscotec last week celebrated the sale of its 100th steel Yankee dryer for tissue production with a ceremony held in its new factory unit at Marlia, Lucca, Italy.
Toscotec delivered its first steel Yankee dryer — TT SYD — in the year 2000.
The celebration attracted more than 300 clients from all over the world.
During the event, three companies received awards:
- Italian tissue producer Eurovast, who installed the first TT SYD,
- Chinese group C&S, who bought 10 steel Yankee dryers from Toscotec, and;
- Chinese group, Vinda, who signed the contract for TT SYD number 100.
The ceremony was held in a new building erected on the Toscotec production site.
The new facility will be dedicated to the construction and assembly of steel Yankees up to 22 feet in diameter and 9 meter deckle.