ANDRITZ to supply high-speed spunlace line
to Karweb Nonwovens, Turkey
International technology Group ANDRITZ has
received an order from Karweb Nonwovens to supply a complete
neXline spunlace line for its plant located in Gaziantep,
Turkey. The line is scheduled for installation and start-up at
the beginning of 2021.
Karweb Nonwovens spunlace line.
This new neXline spunlace eXcelle line is
dedicated to the production of viscose and polyester wipes as
well as biodegradable wipes. The production capacity can be up
to 18,000 t/a.
ANDRITZ will provide a full line with
state-of-the-art equipment – from web forming to drying. The
scope of supply includes the complete opening and blending
machinery, two inline high-speed TT cards, a proven
JetlaceEssentiel unit (including a water filtration unit) for
hydroentanglement, a neXdry through-air dryer, and a neXecodry
S1 system for energy saving.
This order confirms the strong and
successful relationship between ANDRITZ and Karweb Nonwovens. In
2017, ANDRITZ supplied a spunlace line to Karweb for production
of roll-goods made from several types of fibers, such as
polyester, viscose, Tencel, cotton and polyamide.
ANDRITZ neXline spunlace eXcelle line.
Karweb Nonwovens, founded in 2013, is a
division of Kara Holding and the first and only Turkish
manufacturer of airlaid products for health care, hygiene and
special disposable materials. The company serves customers