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Toscotec to Supply Celupaper SA with New Tissue Paper Production Line

Toscotec MODULO-PLUS tissue machine When operational, Celupaper's new tissue machine (Toscotec MODULO-PLUS) will have the capacity to produce 65 tons per day of tissue paper.

April 14, 2016 - Toscotec announced that it will supply Celupaper S.A. with a new MODULO-PLUS tissue production line. The new line, which will have the capacity to produce 65 tons per day of tissue paper, will be installed at Papelera Nicaragua in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The machine's approach flow system, electrification & control, as well as erection supervision, start up assistance and training programs are also included in the scope of supply.

“With this series of investments we believe to play an important role in South American market,” said Mario Speranza, CEO of Celupaper S.A.

“Today, the group has already three manufacturing plants (Jose Juan Yapur, Celupaper and Papelera Nicaragua), one pulp manufacturing plant (Celulosa Alto Vale) and many distribution centers located in Santa Fe, Córdoba, Bahia Blanca and Buenos Aires employing more than 700 people,” Speranza added.

The new PM4 will be started up by the end of 2017.

SOURCE: Toscotec