Andritz to Supply OCC and Reject Handling Systems to SCG Paper in Thailand

Andritz OCC line for board production.

March 28, 2013 - Andritz said that it has received an order to supply a stock preparation system to Siam Kraft Industry Co., Ltd. (SGP Paper) for a new PM 16 corrugated board plant located in Ratchaburi, Thailand.

Andritz's scope of supply includes the complete stock preparation system: a drum pulping line with capacity of 1,200 tons per day based on 100% local Old Corrugated Container (OCC) and a state-of-the-art reject handling system.

Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2014.

SCG Paper is a leading Asian manufacturer of packaging papers. Total capacity, produced on 14 lines in Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines, amounts to approximately 1.9 million tpy of packaging paper that is certified to international environmental standards.

Andritz Pulp & Paper is a leading global supplier of equipment, systems, and services for the production and processing of all types of pulps, paper, tissue, and board. The technologies cover processing of logs, annual fibers, and waste paper, production of chemical pulp, mechanical pulp, and recycled fibers, recovery and reuse of chemicals, preparation of paper machine furnish, production of paper, tissue, and board, calendering and coating of paper, as well as treatment of reject materials and sludge.

Andritz's service range includes modernization, rebuilds, spare and wear parts, service and maintenance, as well as machine transfer and second-hand equipment. Biomass, steam, and recovery boilers, gasification plants for energy production, flue gas cleaning plants, biomass torrefaction, and plants for the production of nonwovens, dissolving pulp, plastic films, and panelboards (MDF) are also allocated to the business area. For more information visit: www.andritz.com

SOURCE: Andrtitz