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PCMC-supplied Amica 55 line successfully installed at Shaniv Paper's factory in Ofakim, Israel

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PCMC-supplied Amica 55 line successfully installed at Shaniv Paper's factory in Ofakim, Israel

January 30, 2012 - 18:04
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LUCCA, Italy, Jan. 31, 2012 (Press Release) -A new Amica 55 line by PCMC for the production of toilet rolls was been successfully installed at Shaniv factory in Ofakim (Israel), in January 2012.

Shaniv Paper Industry LTD is Israel's second largest manufacturer in the household paper and products industries with a production exceeding 30,000 tons per year of high quality tissue products (rolled, folded, interfolded) and raw materials for the institutional sector. Shaniv, that is listed in Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange, is undergoing rapid growth and constant expansion, and has recently invested in developing its factory and recruiting new employees.

The Amica project is part of Shaniv's plans to maximize its production capacity and the related converting activities.

The new Amica line features coremaker, double unwinders, high-quality embossing technology, Amica rewinder with production speed of 550 mpm, tail sealer, accumulator, 4-lane Prolog LT log saw. Among the highlights of the line, its extreme flexibility for product changeover: the versatile embosser model NT 5501 - equipped with 3 different patterns by PCMC division Northern Engraving Machine Company - enables Shaniv to produce three different high-quality products for hygienic use with very quick product changes, to satisfy the market demands with extreme flexibility.

"We are very proud of this successful collaboration: Shaniv will represent an outstanding reference for PCMC in the Middle East market" a PCMC spokesman said. " We are also very proud to contribute to the growth of this company and hope this project will lead the way to a long-term relationship".