Valmet will supply an Advantage DCT100HS tissue production line, including an automation package, to Papelera San Andrés de Giles in Argentina. The line will help the company meet the demand for tissue products for the Argentinian market. Startup is planned for the second half of 2018.

The tissue machine, which has a design speed of 6,561 ft/min (2,000 m/min), will add 35,000 tons of tissue paper per year to Papelera San Andrés de Giles' current production of facial, toilet tissue and kitchen towels.

Valmet will deliver a tissue production line with stock-preparation systems and an Advantage DCT100HS tissue machine. The automation package includes Valmet DNA process controls, tissue-line training simulator and quality controls. Valmet also will provide engineering, supervision, training, startup and commissioning.