Graz, Austria, 10 November 2010 -- International technology Group Andritz will deliver two high-speed tissue machines, each with a design speed of 2100 m/min and a width of 5.6 m, to Ganzhou Hwagain Paper Products, China. The start-up for the machines is scheduled for 2012 and 2013.
The scope of supply includes the complete stock preparation plant for softwood, hardwood, and bamboo pulp, a two-layer headbox with dilution control, a shoe press, a Yankee dryer, a wet-dust removal system, an advanced reel system, and a machine control system from Andritz Automation.
The Andritz Group is globally a leading supplier of plants and services for the hydropower, pulp and paper, metals, and other specialized industries (solid/liquid separation, feed, and biofuel). The Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of approximately 13,500 employees worldwide. Andritz operates more than 120 production sites, service, and sales companies all around the world.