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.
Voith said that work on the new system, a workforce management software, is already under way. The system, OnCare.Asset, will analyze the collection of new information and offer suggestions to optimize maintenance activities on a component-by-component basis.