New paper machine (PM) manufactured by ANDRITZ AG (Austria) is being tested and commissioned at the new plant of Arkhbum Tissue Group LLC (Vorsino industrial park, Kaluga region, a part of Pulp Mill Holding).
The specialists of Austrian company support the commissioning and startup of PM under the Contract obligations towards Arkhbum Tissue Group LLC.
Main parameters of PM: working width – 6,1 m, length – 35 m, height – 10 m, max.operating rate - 2000 mpm, cut-off width – 5,6 m, parent roll diameter at reel – 3 m.
The production capacity will be 70 th. tones of base-paper per year.
Installation of a new winder manufactured by Valmet (affiliated company in Italy) has been completed.
As reported the Director of Arkhbum Tissue Group LLC, Aleksandr Tufanov, the new paper machine will be launched in the end of December this year.
He also noted that all works on the steam boiler house were completed (Andritz technology provides for the use of thermal energy in the form of saturated steam): two Viessmann steam boilers with a capacity of 10 tons of steam per hour each (Germany) were installed.
Flootech treatment facilities (Finland) were launched in test mode.
Arkhbum Tissue Group LLC (Vorsino industrial park, Kaluga region) – the largest investment project of Arkhangelsk PPM JSC. The investments amount to 8,5 bln RUB.
Nowadays, the company sales successfully its own branded Soffione products all around Russia.
We will remind that the capacity of the first line of the new Arkhbum Tissue Group plant is 70 th. tons of sanitary products per year with the prospect of increasing up to 210 th. tons of sanitary products per year.