SAO PAULO, Sept. 10, 2019 (PPI Latin America) -Mexican packaging producer Gondi Group has ordered new software from Voith for its paper machine (PM) No.7, which is currently being built in Gondi’s packaging paper mill in Guadalupe, a city located in the Metropolitan area of Monterrey, northern Mexico.
Gondi’s PM No.7 will have capacity to produce 400,000 tonnes/yr of testliner-type packaging paper and fluting, with basis weight between 90-250 g/m². The start-up is expected occur by April 2020. After the project, Gondi’s total paper capacity will reach 1.1 million tonnes/yr.Read more
HELSINKI, April 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Voith, the world's leading innovator in the paper industry, awarded Pöyry with a services assignment to carry out the detailed engineering design of its XcelLine paper machine supplied to the Gondi Group in Monterrey, Mexico. The services include all engineering disciplines as well as field engineering, and will be completed by mid-2019. The equipment will be installed in Mexico and has an annual production capacity of 400,000 tons.Read more
HEIDENHEIM, Germany and MEXICO CITY , April 9, 2018 (Press Release) -Grupo Gondi has entered into a contract with Voith to supply a new paper machine with an annual production capacity of 400,000 metric tons. The new paper machine will be located in a facility in Monterrey in Northern Mexico. Voith will supply the complete BlueLine stock preparation and XcelLine paper machine from wet end process to winder, which should minimize the number of interfaces for the customer and maximize the operating efficiency of the project.Read more
MEXICO CITY, Mexico, May 29, 2017 (Press Release) -Grupo Gondi, one of the leading Mexican companies operating in the paper and packaging industry, is announcing plans to build a state-of-the-art recycled lightweight containerboard paper mill in Mexico.
The new paper mill will have the capacity to produce over 350,000 metric tons per year of containerboard and will provide reliable, high-quality medium and linerboard for Gondi’s converting operations and third parties.Read more
ATLANTA, GA, Oct. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -The most powerful global hub of corrugated networking and educational opportunities in the Western Hemisphere takes place this month at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. SuperCorrExpo® is hosted by two of the corrugated industry’s leading associations, TAPPI and AICC. With more than 300 industry suppliers; and thousands of industry leaders from 70 countries, 2016 SuperCorrExpo® kicks off October 17, for four days, with the latest and greatest in the corrugated industry.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 9, 2016 (Press Release) -At Drupa 2016, leading Mexican paper and packaging manufacturer, Grupo Gondi, signed a very large deal with BOBST and BHS Corrugated for the supply of eleven new production lines. The order will see equipment installed at existing Grupo Gondi facilities in Mexico, as well as at green field sites, over the next two years.Read more
WÜRZBURG, Germany , Feb. 22, 2016 (Press Release) -Mexico’s biggest packaging group orders two jumbo Rapidas
Less than half a year after signing up for a large-format KBA Rapida 145 (sheet size 1,060 x 1,450mm /41.7 x 57in) for its Guadalajara plant, Mexico’s Grupo Gondi has placed a second order for a state-of-the-art KBA Rapida 164 (sheet size 1,205 x 1,640/47.2 x 64.5in). Both presses are each equipped with eight printing units and two coating and two drying units. This is KBA-Sheetfed’s largest sheetfed order so far from Latin America.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Jan. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Less than a year after agreeing a seven-machine deal for its new, green field site in Nava, Mexico, Grupo Gondi has placed a further large order for state-of-the-art BOBST printing and conversion equipment, as well as for upgrades to existing equipment. The order reflects Grupo Gondi’s commitment to investing in innovative production equipment and its trust in the equipment manufactured and service support provided by BOBST.Read more