Tissue

Valmet will supply the tissue line delivery, including an extensive automation package, to tissue producer Hayat Kimya. The new line will add 70,000 tons of tissue to their current production of facial, toilet and towel tissues.

Clearwater Paper Corporation announced the indefinite closure of its Neenah, Wisconsin facility, which includes three tissue machines and ten converting lines, removing a total paper production capacity of approximately 54,000 tons. Clearwater Paper intends to indefinitely close Neenah and exit the away from home busin...

Valmet will supply two Valmet Advantage DCT tissue lines, including automation system and three tissue rewinders, to Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd. in China. The two new tissue machines TM5 and TM6 will have a width of 5.6 m and a design speed of 2,000 m/min. The start-ups are planned for the first half ...

Russ Torres, president of Kimberly-Clark Professional (KCP), has been named Group President of Kimberly-Clark North America. In his new role, Torres will lead Kimberly-Clark's North American consumer business, maker of many of the industry's most iconic brands. Torres will succeed Kim Underhill who is departing after 3...