TOSCOTEC TO SUPPLY A NEW TISSUE MACHINE TO EUROVAST’S CARTIERA DELLA BASILICA

January 18, 2017

The Italian company EuroVast has chosen Toscotec again to expand the capacity of its Cartiera della Basilica at Botticino’s plant.

The new tissue machine, a MODULO-PLUS crescent former with single press configuration, with a maximum production capacity up to 30,000 tonnes/year and a paper trim width of 2740 mm will replace the existing suction breast roll machine and will be started up in the last quarter of 2017.

The new tissue machine will increase the production of the four existing tissue plants: Botticino – LU, Bagni di Lucca – LU (that already houses a Toscotec MODULO-PLUS), Fabbriche di Vergemoli – LU and Lanciole – PT and the converting facilities of Toringo – LU and Socciglia – LU. Currently the production capacity of EuroVast Group is over 110.000 tons/year.