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Andritz to Supply Vajda Papir with New Tissue Machine in Hungary

PrimePress XT Evo - Andritz shoe press technology The new tissue machine is equipped with a PrimePress XT Evo — the latest ANDRITZ shoe press technology.

July 12, 2017 - Andritz has received an order from Vajda Papir to supply a complete tissue production line for its mill in Dunafoldvar, Hungary.

The order comprises a PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue machine with steel Yankee and shoe press as well as a complete stock preparation system, including pumps, automation, electrification, all auxiliaries, and services.

The new tissue machine has a design speed of 2,200 m/min and a width of 2.74 meters. It is equipped with a PrimePress XT Evo — the latest ANDRITZ shoe press technology. PrimePress XT Evo ensures both improved dewatering and better product quality, thus reducing the need for thermal drying. As a result, the energy demand of the tissue machine with shoe press is substantially lower.

Start-up is scheduled for March 2018.

Andritz Pulp & Paper is a global supplier of equipment, systems and services for the production and processing of all types of pulps, paper, tissue, and board. To learn more, please visit: www.andritz.com

SOURCE: Andritz