Voith to Supply Cheng Loong with New Tissue Machine in Taiwan

July 24, 2014 - Voith said that on July 18 Cheng Loong Corp. signed a contract for a new tissue machine (TM 16), which will be installed in Chupei, Taiwan.

The scope of supply includes a single-layer MasterJet Pro T headbox and the NipcoFlex T shoe press designed for reduced energy consumption. In addition, an 18-foot steel Yankee cylinder as well as a high-performance steam hood and MasterReel reel are included in the order.

Voith will aslo supply forming and press fabrics.

According to Voith, TM 16 will produce high-quality dry crepe toilet paper and hand towel with a wire width of 3,796 mm and a design speed of 2,200 m/min.

Start up of TM 16 is expected in September of 2015.

Cheng Loong Corp. was established in 1959 and is an international papermaking and service group with its footprint in China, Vietnam, Japan, USA and in the rest of the world. The annual production capacity is 2.2 million metric tons of paper and paperboard. Cheng Loong Corp. is ranked among the top 100 paper companies in the world.

Voith Paper, a division of the Voith Group, offers new machines for the production of graphic papers, board and packaging grades, specialty or tissue papers. The company also offers rebuilds, and pulp and paper related products and services. For additional information, visit www.voithpaper.com.