Chinese linerboard producer Zhejiang Jingxing Paper has enter the tissue market after it ordered two Steel Yankees from Andritz.
The machines will be supplied to the company’s Pinghu city, Zhejiang Province site, where they will produce high-quality facial and toilet paper.
Start-up is expected at the end of 2014 and mid-2015 respectively.
The PrimeLineST tissue machines are designed for speeds of 1,900m/min and for paper widths of 2.85m.
They will be equipped with 18 ft. diameter PrimeDry Steel Yankees with head insulation.