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News: PULP & PAPER

PrimeLineTIAC outside view
2018-03-15
ANDRITZ launches the world’s most modern research center for tissue

International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched the world’s most modern research center for tissue, the PrimeLineTIAC Tissue Innovation and Application Center, in Graz, Austria. The opening ceremony, attended by around 150 customers and other stakeholders from the tissue industry, was a great success. Together with the ANDRITZ experts and technical partner companies, the participants discussed the functions, designs, and features of the new PrimeLineTIAC and took a guided tour through the pilot plant. Several guest speakers also gave interesting inside views on developments in the tissue industry.

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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.

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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2018-01-25
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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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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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2017-10-17
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.

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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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2017-09-21
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.

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2017-09-07
ANDRITZ: Tissue machine with 20-foot steel Yankee started up successfully at Guizhou Chitianhua, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the TM5 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. at its location in Chishui, Guizhou Province. 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, toilet paper, and paper tissues based on bamboo furnish.

PrimeLineTIAC der ANDRITZ-GRUPPE am Standort Graz, Österreich
2017-09-01
ANDRITZ with the world’s most modern research and development center for tissue

International technology Group ANDRITZ will officially open the world’s most modern research and development center for tissue, the PrimeLineTIAC Tissue Innovation and Application Center, at its Graz location in March 2018.

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2017-08-17
ANDRITZ successfully starts up key production technologies for Metsä Group’s new bioproduct pulp mill in Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the key production technologies for Metsä Group’s new bioproduct pulp mill with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tons of pulp in Äänekoski, Finland. All ANDRITZ processes were started up successfully according to the agreed schedules.

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2017-08-11
ANDRITZ to supply a sludge handling system to Monalisa Co. Ltd., South Korea

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Monalisa Co. Ltd., Seoul, South Korea, to supply the key components for a new sludge dewatering process to be installed at its tissue production line in Jeonju.

SCR II
2017-07-25
ANDRITZ AG to deliver DeNOx plant to Currenta GmbH & Co. OHG, Germany

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Currenta GmbH & Co. OHG to deliver a SCR DeNOx plant (SCR: Selective Catalytic Reduction) for the hazardous waste incineration plant in Bürrig at its CHEMPARK site in Leverkusen, Germany.

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2017-07-12
ANDRITZ to supply tissue production line with the latest shoe press technology to Vajda Papír

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Vajda Papír to supply a complete tissue production line for its mill in Dunaföldvár, Hungary. Start-up is scheduled for March 2018.

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2017-07-11
ANDRITZ to supply the fifth pressurized refining system within two years to Thailand

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from S. Kijchai Enterprise PCL (SKN), Huay-Yang, Thailand, to supply another pressurized refining system for MDF (medium-density fiberboard) production line II at the mill in Rayong, Thailand.

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2017-07-11
ANDRITZ and Metsä Fibre successfully perform joint program to eliminate fossil fuel use in lime kiln at Joutseno mill, Finland

ANDRITZ and Metsä Fibre have successfully collaborated on a program to maximize reduction of the use of fossil fuels, as well as improve the overall performance of the lime kiln at the Joutseno mill in Finland.

PulpEye sampling and analyzing cabinet
2017-06-20
ANDRITZ and PulpEye enter into cooperation agreement

International technology Group ANDRITZ and PulpEye have entered into a cooperation agreement to promote, market, and sell PulpEye analyzer technology exclusively in ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER package offerings.

ANDRITZ will supply a new wire section with three Fourdrinier wires to Knauf Petroboard, Russia.
2017-06-13
ANDRITZ to rebuild board machine for Knauf Petroboard

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from AO Knauf Petroboard to rebuild the KM 2 board machine at its mill in Kommunar, Russia. The board machine – with a basis weight range from 100-320 g/m2, a working width of 4,260 mm, and a design speed of 700 m/min – has an annual capacity of 155,000 t/a for production of gypsum board made of 100% waste paper raw material.

The start-up teams of Hebei Yihoucheng and ANDRITZ celebrate the first paper on reel.
2017-06-09
ANDRITZ successfully starts up second tissue machine with steel Yankee for Hebei Yihoucheng, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the second tissue machine supplied to Hebei Yihoucheng, China.

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2017-05-31
ANDRITZ to acquire Paperchine, USA

International technology Group ANDRITZ has signed a contract for acquisition of Paperchine, Inc., owned by AstenJohnson Holdings Ltd., headquartered in Charleston, SC.

3D sketch of an ANDRITZ PrimeLineTAD tissue machine
2017-05-24
ANDRITZ to supply TAD tissue machine to First Quality Tissue, USA

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from First Quality Tissue to supply a PrimeLineTAD tissue machine with complete stock preparation for its mill in Lock Haven, USA. Start-up is scheduled for 2019.

High-quality tissue rolls produced on ANDRITZ tissue machines supplied to the Hengan Group
2017-05-19
ANDRITZ continues successful tissue machine start-ups for the Hengan Group

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up another tissue machine supplied to the Hengan Group, China, thus once again demonstrating ANDRITZ’s strong market position on the Chinese tissue market and confirming its excellent relationship with the Hengan Group.