Toscotec to Supply New Tissue Machine to Parteks Paper in Turkey

The new machine will produce 75 tons per day of high-quality facial, toilet and towel grades.

Aug. 21, 2103 - Toscotec said that it has received an order from Turkish tissue producer Parteks Paper Co. for a complete tissue production line.

The new tissue machine, TM2, will be installed in Parteks' integrated mill in Kayseri, Turkey.

Toscotec's delivery includes the approach flow, broke line, a MODULO-PLUS tissue machine with single-layer headbox, single press configuration and a steel Yankee cylinder TT SYD-12FT.

The scope of supply also includes an electrical systems and controls package, tissue machine auxiliaries such as a natural gas heated hood, steam and condensate system, and a two unwind stands Toscotec rewinder TT WIND-P.

With a width of 2.85 metres and a design speed of 1600 mpm, the new machine will produce 75 tons per day of high-quality facial, toilet and towel grades.

Start up of TM2 is expected in the first half of 2014.

Established in 1996, Parteks Paper Industry Ltd. (www.partekspaper.com) is a fully integrated manufacturer of virgin pulp, recycled paper for household and industrial tissue, corrugated cardboard and fluting paper. The plant is located in Kayseri, Turkey and has the capacity to produce over 1500 tons of tissue per month. The capacity of the board line is 20,000 tons per year.

Founded in Lucca, Italy in 1948, Toscotec designs, manufactures and delivers complete plants and equipment for the production of tissue, paper and board. Besides its headquarters Lucca, Toscotec has two other locations: Toscotec Asia & Pacific in Shanghai (China) and Toscotec America in Green Bay, Wisconsin (USA). For more information, visit: www.toscotec.com

SOURCE: Toscotec