Petrocart Starts Up New Tissue Machine in Romania

A Toscotec MODULO-PLUS tissue machine with single-layer headbox.

May 26, 2014 - Toscotec said that Romanian tissue producer Petrocart at the end of April successfully started up a new Toscotec tissue production line that was installed in Petrocart's plant in Piatra Neamt, Romania.

The new tissue machine has an average production of 75 tons per day.

According to Toscotec, the scope of supply includes the stock preparation plant for virgin and recycled fibers, a MODULO-PLUS tissue machine with single-layer headbox, double press configuration and TT SYD-12FT, the tissue machine auxiliary plants including a Milltech hood and steam and condensate system.

A three unwind stands tissue slitter rewinder TT WIND-M completes the order.

The project was mainly focused on reduced energy consumption, usage of waste paper, recovery and re-usage of the water in the manufacturing process, Toscotec said.

The project has been managed on the turn-key basis by Toscotec providing also the whole engineering services, erection supervision, start-up and training.

Founded in Lucca, Italy in 1948, Toscotec designs, manufactures and delivers complete plants and equipment for the production of tissue, paper and board. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: Toscotec