ANDRITZ has received an order from Shanying Paper (Jilin) Co. Ltd. to supply a complete OCC line, including fiber recovery and reject handling system, for its mill near Fuyu City, Songyuan, Jilin Province, China. Start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2023.
The OCC line will have a capacity of 950 bdmt/d to produce fluting paper. Its special process set-up will meet the requirement for higher efficiency and lower power consumption.
Yang Zhenliang, General Manager, Shanying Paper (Jilin) Co. Ltd., says: “With this project, we are investing RMB 11.2 billion in the mill’s production of pulp and industrial packaging paper. We will generate about 2,000 new jobs and are targeting an economic and ecological win-win situation by using plant-based agricultural residue of local origin. The professional technology, numerous OCC references and an ideal energy-saving solution were the decisive criteria for us to place the order with ANDRITZ.”
Shanying Paper (Jilin) Co., Ltd. was established in 2018 and produces about one million tons of pulp and industrial packaging paper per year. The company is part of Shanying International Holdings Co., which is a leading enterprise producing various paper products, such as cultural paper, kraft papers, various grades of packaging paper and board, and corrugated cardboard boxes.