Superior Drying Efficiency in Steel Dryers Concept

An in-depth analysis of Steel Dryers based on Toscotec’s market leading design and operation expertise acquired in over 60 years of experience. The presentation will focus on the manufacturing process that Toscotec has developed to customize it Steel Dryers according to customers’ needs and project’s requirements; it will illustrate quality controls, certifications, as well as all the mechanical properties and features of Steel Dryers, including their key advantages in comparison with cast-iron dryer cans.

Who Should Watch:

Job Titles:

  • Mill Manager/Production manager
  • Superintendent, paper maker


  • All paper producers
    Engineering Company

Learning Outcomes: 

  1. Know something more about the steel dryers concept looking at possible solutions to reach mainly production and quality targets.
  2. Know something more about the manufacturing process, design, material properties, quality controls and NDE tests.

Speaker: Simone Pieruccini

Simone worked for several seasons during study in mechanical workshop making maintenance in Paper & Tissue mills.

After University degree, he worked for a private Engineering company like technical consultant including cooperation with local authorities offices.

In 1999 he joined “Officine Meccaniche Toschi” (now Toscotec) like safety Mgr and then in technical dept in charge of product Mgr for Pressure Vessel. 

Simone was team leader for design and development of new Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer (TTSYD) including the patents application and development of manufacturing process. 

Now he coordinates the “Toscotec Pressure Vessel technical department” including the whole Project Management with final customer.

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