Hygienic Tissue stated up a new tissue machine at its Pietermaritzburg plant, in South Africa.
According to the announcement, the new MODULO-PLUS tissue machine supplied by Toscotec has an annual production capacity of 27,000 tonnes. The new unit increased the total mill’s production capacity by threefold.
The new tissue machine is equipped with a single-layer headbox, it has a single press configuration and TT SYD-12FT with TT Milltech-MYH (Monosystem gas heated hood), Turbo Blower and Core Extraction unit. The line also includes TT WIND-P tissue slitter rewinder.
About Hygienic Tissue Mill:
The company is an important player in the South African tissue market, producing higher value disposable paper products, including toilet tissue, napkins, towels, facial and jumbo rolls.