ANDRITZ to supply PrimeCal calenders and paper machine approach flow system to Henan Xinyaxin Technology Packaging Material, China

PrimeCal Hard calender for excellent paper surface properties © ANDRITZ

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International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Henan Xinyaxin Technology Packaging Material, China, to deliver two calenders and a complete paper machine approach flow system for their new paper machine PM9 at the mill in Xinxiang City, Henan Province.

The PM9 has a design speed of 950 m/min with 5.7 m width at the pope reel. Start-up is scheduled for the end of 2022.

The ANDRITZ equipment will ensure production of high-quality folding boxboard paper (180 to 450 gsm): 

  • a PrimeCal Hard calender with an advanced, zone-controlled PrimeRoll MHV will improve the surface properties of the paper and provide a consistent CD caliper profile.
  • a PrimeCal Soft calender featuring edge-controlled rolls with soft elastic covers will enhance the smoothness and gloss of the paper.

The scope of supply of the calenders includes drives, spare rolls, and auxiliaries. All components are based on the proven technology of ANDRITZ Küsters, Germany, the expert for finishing components, and will be delivered by ANDRITZ Foshan, China.

Henan Xinyaxin Technology Packaging Material Co., Ltd. was founded in August 2015, mainly engaging in manufacture and sales of different kinds of paper, paper products and pulp. Its business also involves production and delivery of thermal power and energy, chemical products, and machinery.

International technology group ANDRITZ offers a broad portfolio of innovative plants, equipment, systems and services for the pulp and paper industry, the hydropower sector, the metals processing and forming industry, pumps, solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors, as well as animal feed and biomass pelleting. Plants for power generation, flue gas cleaning, recycling, and the production of nonwovens and panelboard complete the global product and service offering. Innovative products and services in the industrial digitalization sector are offered under the brand name Metris and help customers to make their plants more user-friendly, efficient and profitable. The publicly listed group has around 26,800 employees and more than 280 locations in over 40 countries.

ANDRITZ Pulp & Paper provides equipment, systems, complete plants and services for the production of all types of pulp, paper, board and tissue. The technologies and services focus on maximum utilization of raw materials, increased production efficiency and sustainability as well as lower overall operating costs. Boilers for power generation, flue gas cleaning systems, plants for the production of nonwovens and panelboard (MDF), as well as recycling and shredding solutions for various waste materials also form a part of this business area. State-of-the-art IIoT technologies as part of Metris digitalization solutions complete the comprehensive product offering.