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Futura appoints Piero Ceccon

Futura has appointed Piero Ceccon as head of sales and Procare and vice president of international operations. Ceccon is based at the Lucca headquarters of the converting machinery supplier. Chief executive Fabio Boschi said: “Piero’s wealth of experience and proven record for generating excellent results with mayor international tissue players will...

China’s Hwagain Group closes 55,000tpy mill in Guangxi due to environmental concerns

(News from RISI) China’s Hwagain Group has shut down a 55,000tpy mill in Nanning city, Guangxi autonomous region. The mill, which had a combined capacity of around 20,000tpy of tissue and 35,000tpy of uncoated fine paper, stopped production in late August. The mill’s 60m chimney was demolished on 31 August to great local fanfare. The site that the...

Parteks boosts capacity

Parteks boosts capacity

Sep 11, 2014

Turkey’s Parteks has successfully started up a Toscotec-supplied tissue line installed at its mill in Kayseri. Founded in 1996, 300-staffed Parteks Paper is a fully integrated large manufacturer of tissue paper producing household and community, corrugated cardboard and fluting paper. The existing plant houses the TM1 tissue machine, the PM1 fluting machine...

Celulosa Argentina receives equipment for new 30,000tpy tissue PM

(News from RISI) Celulosa Argentina has received the parts of its new 30,000tpy tissue paper machine (PM) purchased in August last year from the German equipment supplier Voith, the company said. According to the company, the first containers arrived at the Port of Buenos Aires in late July. The new PM will mark Celulosa Argentina’s entry in the tissue...

Kimberly Clark de México starts up DCT line

Kimberly Clark de México has successfully started up a Valmet Advantage DCT tissue line at its Bajío mill, Mexico. The Advantage DCT 200TS tissue line adds 60,000tpy of high quality tissue paper to the current production of facial, toilet, napkin and towel per year. The Bajío mill now operates four tissue machines and produces structured tissue products for...

Nobrecel plans to produce first tissue paper roll this week

(News from RISI) Brazilian pulp and paper producer Nobrecel expects to produce the first roll of tissue paper sometime this week at the Pindamonhangaba mill, in São Paulo state, southeast Brazil. A contact at the company said: “In the past week the team was on site conducting the last adjustments and finalising the equipment maintenance. “The power was...

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