Fine Hygienic Holding new tissue mill, Al Nakheel, is planned to start production at the end of 2017. The new line, including Valmet’s Advantage DCT 200TS tissue, Focus rewinder and the stock preparation equipment is being installed at FHH premises at Al Nakheel Mill in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The new tissue machine will have a width of 5.6 meters and a design speed of 2,200 m/min. The new line will add 60,000 tons of high quality tissue per year to the company’s current production of bath, facial, napkin and towel tissue for consumers in the Middle East.
Three Valmet tissue machines have already been installed at the FHH mills – Al Bardi Paper Mill and Al Sindian Paper Mill in Egypt and Al Snobar Paper Mill in Jordan.