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CartaFabril_22ft Yankee
2018-02-13
ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue machine with the world’s largest steel Yankee dryer in Brazil

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineST W22 tissue machine with steel Yankee dryer and steam-heated hood delivered to Carta Fabril, for its mill in Anápolis, Brazil.

Vasilikos
2018-02-12
ANDRITZ to reconstruct seawater flue gas desulphurization plant in Vasilikos, Cyprus

International technology Group ANDRITZ has been awarded an order by the Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC), in the course of an international tender, for reconstruction of the damaged seawater flue gas desulphurization (SWFGD) plant at the Vasilikos power station, Cyprus.

ANDRITZ SelectaFlot flotation unit.
2018-02-09
ANDRITZ to modernize DIP line at Metsä Tissue, Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Metsä Tissue to modernize and upgrade the existing DIP line at the Metsä Tissue mill in Mänttä, Finland.

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2018-02-08
ANDRITZ to supply irrigation pumps for Egypt

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from CONCORD for Engineering and Contracting, Cairo, Egypt, to supply 17 vertical line shaft pumps, including a set of spare parts, for a pumping station providing the water supply to the Nubaria irrigation canal, located south of the city of Alexandria. Start-up is scheduled for 2018.

DFF section
2018-02-02
ANDRITZ to supply new direct-fired furnace to ArcelorMittal in France

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from ArcelorMittal Atlantique & Lorraine S.A.S. to supply a direct-fired furnace for its new continuous galvanizing line at the plant in Florange, France. The ANDRITZ scope of supply and services further includes engineering, the automation and electrical equipment, as well as supervision of erection work and commissioning. Start-up is planned for the third quarter of 2019.

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2018-01-30
ANDRITZ successfully starts up neXline needlepunch line supplied to AFITEX, France

ANDRITZ has successfully started up a complete neXline needlepunch line at AFITEX, Champhol, France. The line processes several types of raw materials, such as polypropylene, recycled bulk continuous filament as well as virgin bulk continuous filament, and produces needlepunched felts for geotextiles.

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2018-01-25
ANDRITZ to supply high-efficiency, biomass-fired bubbling fluidized bed boiler to Pori Energia, Finland

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Pori Energia, Finland, to deliver an EcoFluid bubbling fluidized bed boiler (“BFB”) with flue gas cleaning system for an existing biomass power plant at Pori Energia’s Aittaluoto power plant, located on the west coast of Finland. Start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2020.

Photo_Stora Enso
2018-01-22
ANDRITZ to upgrade evaporation plant at Stora Enso’s Enocell Mill in Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso to increase the capacity of the evaporation plant of their Enocell Mill in Finland. Start-up of the upgraded evaporation plant, which was originally delivered by ANDRITZ in 1992, is planned for the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Foto_ANDRITZ-Poels
2018-01-19
ANDRITZ to supply another paper machine to Zellstoff Pöls, Austria

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Zellstoff Pöls AG, Austria, to supply a large paper machine for the production of bleached kraft paper grades. At the Pöls location, the ANDRITZ PrimeLine MG plant will produce environmentally friendly MG paper for flexible packaging and release applications.

ANDRITZ-FibreFlow-drumpulper
2017-12-22
ANDRITZ to supply three FibreFlow drum pulping systems to Dongguan Jianhui Paper, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Dongguan Jianhui Paper to install three FibreFlow drum pulping systems at the mill in Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China. Start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2018.

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2017-12-22
ANDRITZ to supply an FRX shredder to Stora Enso, Poland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso Narew Sp. z.o.o., Poland, to supply an FRX shredder and a metal separator to the mill in Ostrołęka, Poland. The FRX shredder, which is part of the ANDRITZ Franssons product line, will process rejects from the pulping processes of two existing board production lines. Start-up of the new shredder, which will process around 60 tons of rejects per day, is scheduled for January 2018.

EcoTechnilin_Poland_HR
2017-12-21
ANDRITZ announces successful start-up of the neXline needlepunch line supplied to Eco Technilin, Poland

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has successfully started up a complete, high-capacity needlepunch eXcelle line – from webforming to needlepunching – supplied to Eco Technilin, Poland. The line has a production capacity of about 1,000 kg/h and produces nonwovens made of natural fibers, glass fibers and polypropylene from 300 to 2,400 gsm for the automotive industry.

ME-portalimage-loop1
2017-12-19
ANDRITZ to modernize cold strip processing line #3 for Acerinox Europe, Spain

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Acerinox Europe, S.A.U. for renewal of cold strip line #3 at the Palmones plant. The scope of supply and services includes engineering and delivery of a new chemical processing section, major modifications to the mechanical equipment (e.g. welding machine), new rotary roller stands for the furnace, as well as the electrical equipment, dismantling of existing parts of the plant, and commissioning of the upgraded line.

PI_PanelPlus_IBN
2017-12-18
ANDRITZ successfully starts up MDF line supplied to Panel Plus MDF Co. Ltd.

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the MDF line II supplied to Panel Plus MDF Co. Ltd., based in Bangkok, Thailand, for its mill in Hat Yai. The pressurized refining and chip washing system supplied by ANDRITZ is the centerpiece of the line.

ME-portalimage-loop1
2017-12-14
ANDRITZ Herr-Voss Stamco Inc. to supply state-of-the-art multi-blanking line to Steel Technologies, Mexico

ANDRITZ Herr-Voss Stamco Inc., a member of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Steel Technologies, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, to supply a new multi-blanking line for their facility in Pesquería, Nuevo León, Mexico. The line will process 150” x 74” wide material with an incoming coil capacity of 60,000 lbs.

Swiss Längsschnitt_final
2017-12-13
ANDRITZ delivers new walking beam furnace for wire mill at Swiss Steel AG

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Swiss Steel AG, Switzerland, for the supply, installation, and startup of a new walking beam furnace with an output of 150 t/h for heating the continuous-cast billets at the Emmenbrücke plant, Switzerland. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2019.

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2017-12-11
ANDRITZ to supply a new stock preparation line and paper machine approach system for Varaka, Turkey

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Turkish Albayrak Group to deliver a new stock preparation line with a design capacity of 1,000 bdmt/d for its Varaka paper mill in Balikesir, Western Turkey. ANDRITZ will also supply the main components in the approach flow systems for the top layer of PM 2. Start-up is scheduled for summer 2018.

Image Imatra vit
2017-12-07
ANDRITZ to supply flash drying line to Stora Enso, Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso Imatra Mills to supply a new flash drying line, including an ANDRITZ Twin Wire Press, fluffer, and flash dryer. Start-up of the new plant, which has a production capacity of 400 admt/d, is scheduled for the first quarter of 2019.

ANDRITZ_HCRefiner
2017-12-06
ANDRITZ to modernize stock preparation in the sack kraft paper production line at Mariysky Pulp and Paper Mill, Russia

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Mariysky Pulp and Paper Mill in Volzhsk, Russia, to upgrade the existing stock preparation line of PM 1 with state-of- the-art equipment for thickening and high-consistency refining. Start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of 2018.

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2017-12-05
ANDRITZ introduces SmartSIM – new simulation-based operator training

ANDRITZ SEPARATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has developed a new, computer-assisted tool for operator training to maximize machine and process performance with a minimum of training time.

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2017-12-04
ANDRITZ successfully starts up rebuilt paper machine for Heinzel Group in Laakirchen, Austria

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the rebuilt PM10 at Laakirchen paper mill for the Heinzel Group, Austria. The machine that originally produced SC paper was converted to a fluting and testliner machine producing basis weights ranging from 70 to 140 g/m² based on recycled fibers.

Ichihara
2017-11-22
ANDRITZ to supply a highly efficient, biomass-fired circulating fluidized bed boiler to Japan

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES), Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with flue gas cleaning system for a new biomass power plant to be built on the premises of the MES shipyard in Ichihara in the Chiba Prefecture, some 30 km to the east of Tokyo, Japan. Start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of 2020.

Ballenpresse
2017-11-14
ANDRITZ to supply baling line with bale tracking to Sappi Saiccor

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Sappi Saiccor to supply a baling line with bale tracking for its mill in Saiccor, South Africa. Start-up is scheduled for 2018.

EvaporationPlant
2017-11-07
ANDRITZ to supply evaporation plant to Iggesund Paperboard AB in Sweden

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Iggesund Paperboard AB, a member of the HOLMEN GROUP, to supply a new evaporation plant and rebuild an existing evaporation plant for the pulp mill in Iggesund.

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2017-11-03
ANDRITZ GROUP: Results for the third quarter of 2017

International technology Group ANDRITZ recorded business development in line with its own expectations in the third quarter of 2017.

EBCAMPBE_small
2017-10-31
ANDRITZ receives hydropower refurbishment contract in Canada

International technology group ANDRITZ has received a contract from SaskPower, the leading utility company in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, to refurbish the E.B. Campbell hydroelectric power station on the Saskatchewan River. The contract value amounts to over 90 million euros.

Photo
2017-10-17
ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-foot steel Yankee successfully at Guizhou Chitianhua, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the TM6 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (Taison Group), Guizhou Province, China. The new PrimeLineST tissue machine, with a design speed of 2,000 m/min and a paper width of 5.6 meters, will produce high-quality facial wipes and toilet paper, as well as paper tissues based on bamboo furnish.

Screw press
2017-10-04
ANDRITZ with successful upgrade of two screw presses for Metsä Board Joutseno

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up another upgraded screw press installed at the Joutseno mill of Metsä Board, Finland. This upgrade follows a separate screw press rebuild for Metsä Board Joutseno that was completed successfully in late 2016.

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2017-09-25
ANDRITZ Nonwoven highlights its cutting-edge technologies for the Asian markets at SINCE 2017

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, will be presenting innovative nonwovens production solutions that target technologies for the Asian markets at SINCE 2017 in Shanghai, China (November 08-10, hall 1, booth 1K10).

Fibria_at_night
2017-09-21
ANDRITZ successfully starts up Fibria’s new pulp mill in Três Lagoas, Brazil

International technology Group ANDRITZ has completed start-up of key production technologies and equipment for Fibria’s new pulp mill in Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. All ANDRITZ processes were started up successfully on schedule.