Start-up team: Xuong Giang starts up an Andritz-supplied PrimeLineCOMPACT TM

Vietnam’s Xuong Giang Paper Mill has started up an Andritz-supplied PrimeLineCOMPACT S 1300 tissue machine.  

It has a design speed of 1,300m/min, a paper width of 2.85m, and processes virgin pulp to produce high-quality facial and toilet tissue and napkins.  

It is equipped with a 12-ft. PrimeDry Steel Yankee with steam-heated hood. 

Tran Xuan Nam, Deputy General Director, Xuong Giang Paper Mill, said: “Our production line went into operation successfully and according to the time schedule.”  

The scope of supply also includes the stock preparation plant, which processes short and long fibres in separate systems, the approach flow system, fibre recovery and broke handling equipment, and pumps. 

Xuong Giang Paper Mill is a subsidiary company of Bac Giang Import Export JSC.