ANDRITZ to supply OCC and reject handling systems to SCG Paper, ThailandInternational technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order to supply the stock preparation system to Siam Kraft Industry Co., Ltd. (SCG Paper) for its new PM 16 corrugated board plant located in Ratchaburi, Thailand. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2014.
The scope of supply includes the complete stock preparation system with a drum pulping line for a capacity of 1,200 t/d based on 100% LOCC (Local Old Corrugated Container) and a state-of-the-art reject handling system. With this order, ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER confirms its position as one of the leading suppliers of OCC and reject handling systems for the Asian market.
SCG Paper is one of the leading Asian packaging paper manufacturers. The total annual capacity, produced on 14 lines in Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines, amounts to approximately 1.9 million t/a packaging paper that is certified by international environmental standards.
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The ANDRITZ GROUP is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking and steel industries, solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors, and the production of animal feed and biomass pellets. In addition, ANDRITZ offers technologies for certain other sectors including automation, pumps, machinery for nonwovens and plastic films, steam boiler plants, biomass boilers and gasification plants for energy generation, flue gas cleaning plants, plants for the production of panelboards (MDF), thermal sludge utilization, and biomass torrefaction plants. The publicly listed, international technology Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of around 23,400 employees. ANDRITZ operates over 220 production sites as well as service and sales companies all around the world.
ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER
ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER is a leading global supplier of equipment, systems, and services for the production and processing of all types of pulps, paper, tissue, and board. The technologies cover processing of logs, annual fibers, and waste paper, production of chemical pulp, mechanical pulp, and recycled fibers, recovery and reuse of chemicals, preparation of paper machine furnish, production of paper, tissue, and board, calendering and coating of paper, as well as treatment of reject materials and sludge. The service range includes modernization, rebuilds, spare and wear parts, service and maintenance, as well as machine transfer and second-hand equipment. Biomass, steam, and recovery boilers, gasification plants for energy production, flue gas cleaning plants, biomass torrefaction, and plants for the production of nonwovens, dissolving pulp, plastic films, and panelboards (MDF) are also allocated to the business area.