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Valmet to Supply an Advantage NTT Tissue Line to Sofidel in Poland

Valmet Advantage NTT tissue machine The new tissue machine will have a design speed of 1,800 m/min in textured mode and 2,000 m/min in plain mode.

March 2, 2016 - Valmet announced that it will supply a complete automated tissue production line to Sofidel's Delitissue mill in Ciechanův, Poland. The delivery includes an Advantage NTT 200 tissue production line, stock preparation equipment and automation system.

The value of the order was not disclosed.

According to Valmet, the up-coming new line in Poland is the first Valmet Advantage NTT tissue technology-based line in Sofidel's machine fleet.

The new tissue machine will have a design speed of 1,800 m/min in textured mode and 2,000 m/min in plain mode.

The production line is optimized to save energy and fiber as well as add possibilities for product differentiation and increased capacity of premium quality products, Valmet said.

Valmet's scope of supply comprises a complete tissue production line including an Advantage NTT tissue machine, with an OptiFlo headbox and a cast alloy Yankee cylinder. It will also be featured with the Advantage tissue technology including, an AirCap hood with Air system, WetDust system and a SoftReel B reel. Valmet will also deliver detailed mill engineering, stock preparation equipment as well as an automation package including DCS (distributed control) and QCS (quality control) systems.

Start-up of this new line is scheduled for fourth quarter 2017.

Valmet Corporation is a leading global developer and supplier of services and technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries. To learn more, please visit: www.valmet.com

SOURCE: Valmet