Andritz to Supply Four Tissue Machines to Hengan Group in China

Nov. 19, 2012 - Andritz said that it has received an order from the Hengan Group in China to supply four tissue machines with Steel Yankees to mills in Changde and Chongqing.

The four new tissue machines — PrimeLineTM W8 designs — will have a design speed of 2,000 m/min and a width of 5.6 meters. Each will be equipped with a Steel Yankee (diameter 18 ft.).

Andrtiz's scope of supply also includes the complete stock preparation plant and the automation equipment.

Start up of the new machines is scheduled for 2014.

SOURCE: Andritz