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PMT Italia to rebuild PM for Yuen Foong Yu at Hsin Wu mill in Taiwan

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PMT Italia to rebuild PM for Yuen Foong Yu at Hsin Wu mill in Taiwan

April 27, 2010 - 00:19

PINEROLO, Italy, April 22, 2010 (Press Release) -PMT Italia will supply the rebuild of Paper Machine PM#1 for Yuen Foong Yu at Hsin Wu mill in Taiwan. The machine rebuild is scheduled in first quarter of 2011.

The rebuild is focused on paper qualities improvement to the highest targets. The paper machine with a 5,25 m-wide wire section produces Test Liner grades in the basis weight range of 130-340 g/m2at a maximum operating speed of 800 mpm.

PMT Italia's delivery will include a new PMT M4 headbox with dilution system for the back ply and the rebuild of the two existing headboxes, implementation of the wire section to 3-ply fourdriniers configuration, new Film Size Press along with new after dryer section, new calendering arrangement and automatic spool loading on the existing reel. The sheet runnability will be improved in the critical areas of the dryer section and tail threading will be completely new through Film Size Press to the reel. MCS will be implemented according to the new Paper Machine configuration.

PMT Italia is proud to be selected by Yuen Foong Yu for this important project. It represents for PMT the recognition of the highest level in board making technology reached through the several rebuild projects and new machines done recently. Moreover it is an opportunity to strengthen and consolidate its presence as well as to show its capabilities on the Far East markets.