Andritz starts up 10th tissue machine for Hengan Group


International technology Group Andritz has successfully started up Hengan Group’s PM17 tissue machine at the Changde mill. Hengan Group is one of the leading producers of hygiene and sanitary products in China. The PrimeLineTM W8 tissue machine – the 10th tissue machine supplied by Andritz to Hengan Group – has a design speed of 2,000 m/min and a width of 5.6 m. Andritz’s scope of supply also included a steel Yankee with a diameter of 18 ft., the complete stock preparation plant, and the automation system.