Customer: Mopak Kağıt Karton, Turkey http://mopak.com.tr
Production: Paper and cardboard
Description: Andritz has received an order to rebuild paper machine PM3 at its mill in Dalaman, Turkey. With this rebuild, which is the first part of a multi-stage project, the capacity of the mill will be increased to 500,000 t/a.
Details: Production will be converted from coated board grades to lightweight coated and uncoated White Top Testliner with high strength and gloss values, as well as coated board and gray board, using 100% waste-paper or partially waste-paper. In addition, PM3 will be able to produce virgin pulp-based light/heavy coated and uncoated board as well as offset printing papers. The machine has a working width of 4.34 m and a design speed of 600 m/min.
Start-up: the first quarter of 2021.