Crown Paper Mill to invest in a new Tissue Machine

January 18, 2017

A new tissue machine will be installed by Valmet at Crown Paper Mill in Abu Dhabi.

The deal which was finalized at the beginning of 2017 includes a complete scope for tissue machine with a width of 5.6m and capacity of 65,000 tpy.

Crown Paper Mill is a tissue paper manufacturing company located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The company was established in 1996 and was formerly owned by the Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC) before its acquisition by Ittihad Investment in 2015.

The company is currently operating two tissue machines with a combined capacity of 30,000 tpy.

Ittihad International Investment is also starting the construction of a 325,000 tpy uncoated woodfree paper mill at its Ittihad Paper Mill site in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

The 7.5m wide machine, the first one of its kind in the region, will be installed during 2018.

Ittihad International Investment is a private holding, engaged in a wide spectrum of economic activities. Established in 2008, Ittihad group governs several companies in the Middle East and maintaining a focused approach towards greenfield projects.