In April 2017, ABK Groupe & PAPCEL signed a new contract with the customer PT Aspex Kumbong, West Java, Indonesia to supply a complete tissue machine including approach flow system, Crescent former, winder and auxiliary equipment.
The tissue machine is designed for a capacity of 60 tpd of tissue paper grades (facial and toilet tissue paper), 13 to 35 gsm basis weight ranges and a maximum operating speed of 1,200 mpm.
The sheet width on reel trim will be 2,850 mm. ABK Groupe will also supply detailed engineering for all the supplied equipment. The commissioning of the new tissue line is scheduled for the end of 2018.