Shandong Chenming Paper invests into a new winder at its Zhanjiang site in Guangdong province of China. According to the announcement, the board machine BM 4 producing folding box board (FBB) will be equipped with a high-capacity OptiWin Drum two-drum winder from Valmet. The new winder will be started-up in 2018.
The scope of the equipment supplier includes high-capacity OptiWin Drum two-drum winder. The value of the project is around EUR 5-10 million.
BM 4 has width of 9,620 mm wide (trimmed web width) producing folding box board grades with a basis weight range of 175-450 g/m2. The design speed for the winder is 3,000 m/min. The daily production is about 1,670 tonnes.
Shandong Chenming Paper:
The company is one of the leading enterprises in papermaking industry. The group has 8.5 Mt of annual pulp and paper capacity manufacturing a wide variety of pulp, paper and board grades. Its production sites are located in the provinces of Shandong, Guangdong, Hubei, Jiangxi and Jilin.