LUCCA, ITALY, July 17, 2019 (Press Release) -On July 7th the A.Celli iDEAL Master Tissue Machine was successfully started-up, beginning production for the Mexican customer Blue Tissue Sapi de C.V. The new turnkey plant, which includes the two-plies slitter A.Celli E-Wind T100 rewinder, in addition to the tissue machine, integrates the existing Customer’s converting line.
The A.Celli iDEAL was installed in the Apizaco plant, in the Mexican state of Tlaxcala, with a great teamwork between the technicians of A.Celli Group and the Customer’s staff.
This is a single machine (2700 mm pope reel width) for the production of tissue rolls with a diameter of 2500 mm, working at 2000 mpm speed, ensuring a production of 110 t/d.
An advanced version of DCS has been installed, with a very brand new graphic interface.
The Tissue Machine is also equipped with the latest generation of steel A.Celli iDEAL forged YD.
Apizaco, which means "place of thin water" in the native language náhuatl, therefore "place with a little river", is located at an altitude of 2,424 m and in a strategic position between the capital, Mexico City, and the port of Veracruz, on the east coast.