Andritz will supply components for a high-quality packaging papers plant


Customer: Thai Paper Co., Ltd, at its Wangsala pulp mill in Kanchanaburi

Supplier: Andritz

Production: high-quality packaging papers

Start-up: July 2017

Width: 2.4 m

Characteristics: Andritz will supply major components for an upgrade of the 2.4 m wide Andritz twin wire press, installed in 1990 and used in a wet lap application.

Details: the scope of supply includes rebuild to floating wedge zone; grooved stainless steel pre-press rolls; newly designed split press roll system, pressure loading device for the drive rolls; new drive system.

The delivery also comprises erection work supervision and start-up of the plant.