Toscotec’s TT SYD-16FT Running Efficiently at Cartiera di Pietramelara Mill (5/04/2018)

Toscotec’s TT SYD-16FT Running Efficiently at Cartiera di Pietramelara Mill (5/04/2018) 

Second generation TT SYD-16FT replaced a cast iron yankee cylinder, and was started up on schedule in mid-January 2018.  Scope of supply also included the complete yankee steam and condensate system.

Cartiera di Pietramelara, Italy, is successfully running a new 16-ft.-dia. steel yankee dryer supplied by Toscotec, Italy The second generation TT SYD-16FT replaced a cast iron yankee cylinder and it was started up on schedule in mid-January 2018. The scope of supply also included the complete yankee steam and condensate system.

Toscotec is the inventor and the undiscussed market leader of steel yankee dryers worldwide, supplying SYDs both for new tissue machines and in replacement of cast iron yankees. This proves that paper mills across the globe acknowledge that TT SYD is the best technology currently available on the market in terms of energy efficiency, reliability, and safety.

Di Leva, CEO of Paperdi, said that “after monitoring the new TT SYD for a few months, we can say that it has been performing extremely well in terms of drying efficiency and allowed us to reach the top speed. We are particularly happy with the steam consumption figures, and we expect to bear the fruits of this replacement in the long run, by significantly cutting production costs.”

Located in the province of Caserta, Cartiera di Pietramelara mill belongs to the Italian tissue producer Paperdi srl. Since 1989, the mill has been producing tissue products such as industrial rolls, kitchen rolls, toilet jumbo rolls, and towel tissue, with the household brand “Soavex” and the professional brand “paperdi.” The current annual production is 45,000 metric tons.

Inspired by a strong ecological mission, Paperdi mainly utilizes recycled materials to reduce the environmental impact of the manufacturing process.