LUCCA, Italy, April 22, 2013 (Press Release) -
Futura is to supply converting systems to FPC in Concepción, Chile. The privately-owned FPC is highly diversified with interests including fluting and testliner in the forest-based sector. FPC is destined to be a major new force in tissue in Latin America: In its first foray into tissue production, FPC aims to lead the market in quality by specifying top-of-the-range technology, including Futura tissue converting solutions and a Metso NTT tissue machine.
The Futura converting equipment is due to start up in the first quarter of 2014.
Futura has, in just over a decade, taken tissue converting to new levels of operating ease and efficiency for both consumer and professional lines. Since 2002, Futura has delivered more than 150 projects throughout the world.
Futura will participate in IT's Tissue, the Italian technology experience, in Lucca, June 22-30, 2013.