(05/28/2015 / rkj)

ANDRITZ starts up tissue machine with steel Yankee for Doubletree Paper Mills, USA

The start-up of the PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue machine with steel Yankee was supplied to the Gila Bend mill in Arizona and has a design speed of 2,100 m/min and a width of 2.6 m. The Yankee is manufactured entirely of steel and has a diameter of 4.8 m.

Andritz supplied the tissue machine on an EPC basis, including the crescent former, the complete stock preparation plant, and automation systems.