Hengan Group starts up new ANDRITZ tissue machine

May 5, 2017

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up another tissue machine supplied to the Hengan Group, China.

The PrimeLineTM W8 tissue machine which started up at Hengan’s Chongqing mill is the 13th ANDRITZ tissue machine supplied to the Hengan Group. It has a design speed of 2,000 m/min and a width of 5.6 m. The machine is equipped with an 18-foot steel Yankee for energy-efficient drying and safe operation. The scope of supply also included the complete stock preparation plant with ShortFlow concept, which minimizes both the investment costs and energy consumption as well as ensures high flexibility for grade changes. The entire automation system was also supplied by ANDRITZ.

High-quality tissue rolls produced on ANDRITZ tissue machines supplied to the Hengan Group. Photo: ANDRITZ