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2015-04-08

ANDRITZ successfully starts up second tissue machine with steel Yankee for Shandong Sun Paper, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the second tissue machine with steel Yankee supplied to Shandong Sun Paper, China. After completing commissioning work in less than three weeks, full production operations began immediately and saleable tissue was produced continuously.

2015-03-31

ANDRITZ to supply new press section at Iggesund Paperboard, Workington, England

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Iggesund Paperboard to install a complete press section for the board machine 2 at the Workington mill, England. Start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2016.

2015-03-30

ANDRITZ to supply complete deinking line to paper producer Nepa, India

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Indian newsprint producer Nepa Ltd. to supply a complete deinking line. Start-up of the new line in Madhya Pradesh is scheduled for mid-2016.

2015-03-26

ANDRITZ AG Annual General Meeting decides to double the dividend to 1.00 euros per share

At today’s 108th Annual General Meeting of ANDRITZ AG, the shareholders agreed to increase the dividend to 1.00 euros per share for the 2014 business year (2013 business year: 0.50 euros).

2015-03-25

ANDRITZ: Decision regarding the review procedure pursuant to Section 33 of the Austrian Takeover Act

At today’s 108th Annual General Meeting of ANDRITZ AG, the shareholders agreed to increase the dividend to 1.00 euros per share for the 2014 business year (2013 business year: 0.50 euros).

2015-03-19

Innovative ANDRITZ solutions for the production of biaxially oriented plastic films at ChinaPlas 2015

ANDRITZ Biax, a member of international technology Group ANDRITZ, presents its wide range of solutions for the production of biaxially oriented films at ChinaPlas 2015 in Guangzhou from May 20 to 23 (Hall 8.1, booth B11).

2015-03-16

ANDRITZ presents its comprehensive nonwovens solutions at ANEX-SINCE 2015

International technology Group ANDRITZ will be presenting its innovative nonwovens production solutions at ANEX-SINCE 2015 in Shanghai, China (May 13-15, hall 1, booth H20).

2015-03-05

ANDRITZ reports favorable 2014 business year

In 2014, international technology Group ANDRITZ improved all financial key figures compared to the previous year.

2015-02-27

ANDRITZ Nonwoven presents its innovative process solutions at Techtextil 2015

International technology Group ANDRITZ will be presenting its latest nonwovens technologies at Techtextil in Frankfurt, Germany (May 4-7, hall 3, booth B15).

2015-02-25

ANDRITZ successfully starts up eleventh tissue machine for Hengan Group, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PM18 tissue machine for the Hengan Group, which is one of the leading Chinese manufacturers of hygiene and sanitary products.

2015-02-23

ANDRITZ to upgrade pulp drying line for Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden: capacity increase of up to 40%

Der internationale Technologiekonzern ANDRITZ erhielt von Iggesund Paperboard den Auftrag zur Modernisierung der TM4-Zellstofftrocknungslinie im Werk Iggesund, Schweden. Damit soll die Kapazität der Linie von aktuell 230–260 Tagestonnen auf 325 Tagestonnen erhöht werden. Die Inbetriebnahme ist für das 4. Quartal 2015 geplant.

2015-02-13

ANDRITZ to supply key production technologies for new bio-product pulp mill in Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has signed a letter of intent with Metsä Fibre to deliver key production technologies for a new bio-product pulp mill with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tons of pulp in Äänekoski, Finland. The order value for ANDRITZ is over 100 million euros. Start-up of the planned mill is scheduled for August 2017.

2015-02-10

ANDRITZ Biax presents proven technologies for the production of biaxially oriented plastic films at NPE 2015

ANDRITZ Biax, a member of international technology Group ANDRITZ, presents its wide range of solutions for the production of biaxially oriented films at NPE Orlando – this year’s largest plastics trade show and conference worldwide (March 23 to 27, South Hall, Level 1, booth S 24138).

2015-02-10

ANDRITZ HYDRO to supply equipment for the world’s first tidal lagoon hydropower project in Swansea Bay, Wales

Following an international bidding process, Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay plc. has appointed the consortium by GE/ANDRITZ HYDRO as preferred bidder for supply of the electromechanical equipment for the world’s first tidal lagoon hydropower project in Swansea Bay, Wales.

2015-02-04

ANDRITZ to supply aluminum production lines for the automotive industry in France and the USA

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Constellium and the joint venture Constellium/UACJ to supply two continuous annealing and pickling lines and two finishing lines for production sites in Neuf-Brisach, France, and Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA. Start-ups are scheduled for mid-2016 in the USA and the second half of 2016 in France.

2015-02-02

ANDRITZ HYDRO to supply electro- and hydromechanical equipment for the Ñuble hydropower plant, Chile

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Hidroeléctrica Ñuble, a subsidiary of the Chilean utility company Eléctrica Puntilla, to supply the electro- and hydromechanical equipment for the new Ñuble hydropower plant, Chile.

2015-01-30

ANDRITZ to supply nonwovens line for production of flushable wipes to Akinal Sentetik Tekstil, Turkey

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order to supply a complete wetlace line to the leading Turkish nonwovens producer Akinal Sentetik Tekstil.

2015-01-26

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue machine with steel Yankee for Zhejiang Jingxing Paper, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the tissue machine with an 18-foot steel Yankee supplied to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper in Pinghu city, Zhejiang province, China.

2015-01-23

ANDRITZ to upgrade fiberline at Mondi Frantschach’s pulp mill, Austria

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Mondi Group to upgrade the continuous cooking plant at the Frantschach mill in St. Gertraud, Austria. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2015.

2015-01-22

ANDRITZ to deliver woodyard equipment to new Enviva biomass pellet plants, USA

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Enviva, one of the leading producers of woody biomass pellets, to supply woodyard equipment, engineering, and field services for two biomass pellet plants, each with a capacity of 500,000 tons per year, to be built in North Carolina, USA.

2015-01-13

Record speed and successful start-up of ANDRITZ tissue machine at C&S Paper Yunfu, China

The PrimeLineST tissue machine started up by international technology Group ANDRITZ at C&S Paper Yunfu, China, at the beginning of 2014 achieved a production speed of 1,800 m/min, thus setting a world record for a tissue machine with steam-heated hood.

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