Andritz to Supply New Tissue Production Line to Hebei Yihoucheng in China

Hebei Yihoucheng has ordered a PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue machine from Andritz.

Sept. 30, 2014 - Andritz said that it has received an order from Hebei Yihoucheng Commodity for a PrimeLineCOMPACT II tissue machine with steel Yankee.

The machine has a design speed of 1,600 m/min and a width of 2.85 metres, and the steel Yankee's diameter is 3.66 metres.

The scope of supply also includes a complete stock preparation plant, automation, and drives.

This will be the second tissue line that Andritz has supplied to Hebei Yihoucheng.

Start-up of the new machine is scheduled for the end of 2015.

Hebei Yihoucheng Commodity is a leading producer of sanitary papers in China.

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