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Recard to Supply Klippans Bruk with New Tissue Machine in Sweden

Klippans Bruk AB Klippans Bruk in Sweden is a leading producer of deep-colored tissue base paper reels, which are purchased by tissue converters primarily for the production of napkins.

March 22, 2018 - Recard announced that it will supply a new 30,000 metric tons per year tissue machine to Klippans Bruk in Sweden. The Klippan mill is a leading producer of deep-colored tissue base paper reels, which are purchased by tissue converters primarily for the production of napkins.

Klippans has earmarked EUR 15 million for the machine project, which will quadruple the mill's production capacity.

The machine will have a deckle size of 3200 mm, produce grammages between 14 and 26 gsm and an operating speed of 1700 mpm. The rewinder will be equipped with 4 backstands.

Start-up of the new machine is scheduled for summer 2019, and Klippan said it plans to increase the mill's staff by about 20-25 employees.

Based in Italy, Recard specializes in the custom design and manufacturing of equipment and machines for the tissue paper industry. To learn more, please visit: www.recard.it.

SOURCE: Recard and Klippans Bruk AB

Editor's note: On February 1, 2018, Svenska Pappersbruket AB changed its name to Klippans Bruk AB. The mill is located in Klippans, Sweden. To learn more about Klippans Bruk, please visit: www.kpn-bruk.se.