Metso Paper will deliver a major rebuild of the tissue machine PM 36 of Metsä Tissue AB, Katrinefors Mill, Mariestad, Sweden. The order amount is not disclosed. The contract includes a major rebuild of the existing twin-wire forming section, which will be replaced with an Advantage DCT type crescent forming section, a rebuild of the press section and a minor rebuild of the reel section. Furthermore, an OptiFlo II TIS headbox is included in the delivery. In addition, an Advantage energy study for the existing Yankee hood and air system will be carried out.

The purpose of the rebuild is to further increase the product quality, operating speed and production capacity, as well as to reduce the energy consumption.