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RiverPRO starts up tissue machine in Thailand

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RiverPRO starts up tissue machine in Thailand

March 05, 2014 - 17:56
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SAMUT PRAKAN, Thailand, Feb. 21, 2014 (Press Release) - RiverPRO Pulp & Paper Company Limited (RVP) has boosted its production after it successfully started up the 25,000tpy tissue machine at the mill in Saraburi province, about 80 km north of Bangkok, Thailand.

The PM, bought from a closed tissue mill in Sweden, was originally manufactured by Velmet. It has a width of 3.1m and operating speed of 1,200 m/min. The relocation finished and machine started producing paper again within a year.

Currently, RVP is one of major tissue manufacturers in Thailand. The company owns two mills and operates four machines, including one 2.7m Andritz unit with the total capacity of 54,500tpy. Its production lines cover toilet paper, facial tissue, paper towels and napkins. Three major brands are Pinn, Tendre, and RiverPRO.