Hebei Yihoucheng increases production capacity

October 17, 2017

ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the second tissue machine supplied to Hebei Yihoucheng, China.

The PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue machine has a design speed of 1,650 m/min and a width of 2.85 m. The Yankee, manufactured entirely of steel, has a diameter of 3.65 m. It is the “twin” of its predecessor, the TM1, that was started-up successfully in 2014.

The order also included supply of the complete stock preparation plant, automation, and drives. The tissue machine and its components were manufactured at ANDRITZ production sites in Europe and China.

The start-up teams of Hebei Yihoucheng and ANDRITZ celebrate the first paper on reel.