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Joachim Schonbeck, president and CEO Andritz. Pic: C&G Pictures/ G. Donauer
Austria’s Andritz completes 170 years; focuses on sustainability

23rd Sep 2022

Andritz AG has announced its completion of 170 years as market leader in the hydropower business, the pulp and paper industry, in the metal working and steel industries, and in solid/liquid separation for municipal and industrial segments. Andritz generates 40 per cent of its revenue with sustainable solutions, such as renewable energies and e-mobility.

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Andritz offers basic engineering for Finland’s Infinited Fiber Company

12th Sep 2022

Andritz has completed the basic engineering for its key process areas for Infinited Fiber Company's commercial-scale plant in Finland. Infinited Fiber Company is preparing to build the line in Veitsiluoto, Kemi, with a planned regenerated textile fiber production capacity of 30,000 t/a. Andritz is a leader in pulp & paper, metals, hydro, and separation.

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Austrian tech group Andritz’s revenue up 16.7% in Q2 2022

2nd Aug 2022

International technology group Andritz has announced that its revenue reached €1,790.1 million in the second quarter (Q2) of 2022, rising by 16.7 per cent compared to the previous year’s reference period (Q2 2021: €1,533.8 million). Revenue in the first half (H1) of 2022 was up 9.6 per cent and amounted to €3,317.0 million, compared to H1 2021.

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Germany’s Reifenhauser Reicofil delivers nonwoven lines to Sinaatec

20th Jul 2022

Reifenhauser Reicofil has delivered two nonwoven lines to Sinaatec Spa, a major player in the Algerian nonwoven industry. The company was established in 2017 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Madar Holding. The two lines, a 3.20 metres-wide single-beam meltblown line and 3.20 metres-wide Composite Bico line, will target the medical and hygiene sectors.

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Austria’s Andritz deploys new line at LSJH for textile recycling

12th Jul 2022

Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto in Finland has successfully started up a new Andritz pilot line for research and development work on post-consumer textile recycling. The process is designed to ensure the total absence of metallic material in the fibres and remove hard, non-textile items using cleaning devices, highly sensitive metal traps, and metal...

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Andritz to supply batt forming equipment to China’s Yanpai

1st Jul 2022

International technology group, Andritz, has received an order from Yanpai filtration technology, China, to supply batt forming equipment with an aXcess card and crosslapper for a needlepunch line producing PTFE filtration products at its site in Tiantai. Andritz is a leader in four of its business areas; pulp & paper, metals, hydro, and separation.

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Swiss Textile Machinery Association shows innovations at Techtextil

29th Jun 2022

Visitors to the Swiss Textile Machinery Association pavilion at Techtextil Frankfurt were definitely in the right place to find technology partners for their future projects. They could also see inspiring textile machinery solutions, as association members always make the most of such events as a platform for real innovation and strong partnerships.

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Andritz to show nonwovens solutions for wipe application at WOW’22

13th Jun 2022

The Austria-based technology group, Andritz, will be presenting its innovative nonwovens production solutions for wipe applications at the international World of Wipes (WOW) 2022 conference in Chicago, US, from June 27 -29, 2022. The company offers various nonwoven processes to produce wipes, for example spunlace, wetlace and wetlace carded pulp.

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Zhoukou Xuwang starts 2 Andritz crosslapped spunlace lines in China

3rd Jun 2022

Zhoukou Xuwang Company Ltd. has announced that it has started up two new Andritz crosslapped neXline spunlace lines at its facilities based in Henan province, China. Combining equipment from the aXcess and eXcelle ranges, both the lines are dedicated to the production of spunlace fabrics of 30 to 120 gsm made out of viscose and polyester fibres.

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