The Turkish market

Bright stars for paper in Turkey, special attention on tissue

Despite the well-known criticalities that the industry is undergoing, experts are confident that in Turkey a number of sectors and products will still manage to experience an interesting growth rate in the near…

Bodo Kottwitz, founder and director of BKay Tissue Advice.

Spotlight on tissue

The European market: Bodo Kottwitz’s analyses

  The tissue market has always accompanied the economic dynamics of various markets and becomes a precise indicator of their growth. Following the evolution of the tissue market can help understand how to…

Shoe press with unique edge control system.

Shoe press

A new concept: the PrimePress XT Evo

While shoe presses have been around for decades, their application for tissue production was introduced in the late 1990s. Andritz was one of the pioneers in this development work for the tissue segment….

Matteo Giorgio Marrano, sales engineer at Toscotec.

Spotlight on tissue

Saving energy in the drying phase: the advantages of the shoe press

  The shoe press as a multi-purpose solution for a paper mill that produces tissue and can change its manufacturing parameters from time to time. This is the solution offered by the Italian…

Papermaking 4.0

A new generation of paper machines by Voith

Under the name XcelLine, Voith has improved and refined its paper machines for all paper grades. The machines from the XcelLine offer fast and easy start-up, excellent value for money, pioneering technologies, ease…

Bag fillers for toilet and kitchen rolls

Amotek is constantly increasing its presence and penetration on markets worldwide. As result of such precise activity is the Series of Amotek top product model PB182 for toilet and kitchen rolls that have…


Tissue and Integrated Cogeneration: a path towards higher efficiency

Cogeneration is the combined production of electrical or mechanical and thermal energy obtained by the same primary source. A cogeneration plant is built of a gas turbine connected to an electrical generator. Its…


Pehart Tec grows thanks to major financing

The Romanian tissue producer Pehart Tec has recently obtained a financing of about 24 million Euros by a group of three local banks. The funds, provided by Banca Comerciala Romana, Eximbank and Banca…

No-Stop unwinder: changing paper rolls without stopping

The No-Stop unwinder is Omet’s new patented module which allows operators to change paper rolls without stopping the machine within a specific timeframe, increasing production and reducing waste levels. This latest innovation from…

Ahlstar range – exceeding standard requirements.

Pumping and mixing systems

Sulzer: further savings and energy efficiency by future solutions

High energy prices have caused all production units worldwide to look for more energy efficient solutions for pumping and mixing processes. It is therefore important to control the energy expenses by reducing power…

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