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Valmet to Supply Irving Consumer Products with TAD Tissue Machine

Valmet Advantage ThruAir (TAD) tissue machine A Valmet Advantage ThruAir (TAD) tissue machine.

April 7, 2017 - Valmet announced that it will supply a new Advantage ThruAir (TAD) machine for Irving Consumer Products. The new machine increases Irving's capacity for ultra-premium household paper products.

The machine will be delivered in 2018. The value of the order will not be disclosed.

"The new TAD machine will help Irving Consumer Products continue to grow and deliver ultra-premium quality tissue paper products to our customers," said Robert K. Irving, President of Irving Consumer Products.

Valmet's delivery will comprise a complete tissue production line with stock preparation equipment. The new line will include an Advantage ThruAir tissue machine, including an OptiFlo II TIS headbox, ThruAir Dryers and Air system and an Advantage SoftReel reel. The delivery also includes mist and dust systems, automation systems, basic mill engineering, and advisory services.

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SOURCE: Valmet