Hayat Kimya’s started up a new tissue machine in Egypt

February 27, 2017

The Expansion plans of Hayat Kimya Group in the region are on track with the startup of their 70,000 tons per year Valmet tissue machine (TM6) at the group’s new site in Ain Sokhna, Egypt in January 2017.

Valmet has previously installed five new machines to Turkey, Iran, Russia and provided an extensive rebuild of Hayat’s TM1 in Izmit, in Turkey. The new line in Egyp with a width of 5.6 meters and a design speed of 2,200 m/min, will add 70.000 tons of high quality tissue to the company’s current production of facial, toilet and towel tissue.  

To enhance the production efficiency, the tissue machine is complemented with two Focus Rewinders with a width of 2,8 meter and 5,6 meter.

Hayat Kimya operates in Egypt since 2012, as Hayat Egypt Hygienic Products S.A.E producing baby diapers under the Moflix brand.