Metso receives repeat order for two complete tissue lines from Hayat Kimya of Turkey

Metso receives repeat order for two complete tissue lines from Hayat Kimya of 
HELSINKI, FINLAND -- (Marketwire) -- 03/18/13 --  
Metso Corporation's press release on March 18, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.
local time 
Metso has received a repeat order for two complete tissue production
lines for
the Turkish Hayat Kimya A.S. Each production line will
include an Advantage DCT
200 TS tissue machine, and they will be
installed at the company's new mill sites near the city of Alabuga,
Tatarstan, in Russia, and in the city of Mersin
in southern Turkey.
The start-up of the tissue machine to be installed in Russia
planned for the second half of 2014, and the second tissue machine
will start
up in Turkey at the end of 2015. The value of the order
will not be disclosed. 
The order follows the successful start-ups of two similar tissue
lines supplied
by Metso in 2010 and 2011.The tissue machine located at
the mill in Yenikoey near the city of Izmit, Turkey, holds the world
record in speed for tissue machines
at 2,210 m/min. 
"Metso has been a reliable and trustworthy partner for our previous
installations and we are pleased to continue our good cooperation
also in this
new project," says Luetfi Aydin, Director, Paper Group,
Hayat Kimya. 
"We at Metso are very impressed with how Hayat has developed. Only
seven years
ago they were a newcomer in the tissue industry. Today
Hayat is a global player
in the tissue market and is also the current
holder of the world speed record
for tissue machines. The world class
results show the strength of our partnership," says Jan Erikson,Vice
President, Sales, Tissue Mills business unit, Metso. 
The main part of the order is included in Metso's Pulp, Paper and
Power first
quarter 2013 orders received. The automation package is
included in Automation's
first quarter 2013 orders received. 
Technical information 
Metso's scope of delivery will comprise two complete tissue
production lines
featuring stock preparation systems and an Advantage
DCT 200 TS tissue machine.
Each machine will be equipped with an
OptiFlo headbox, a Metso Yankee cylinder,
an Advantage ViscoNip
press, an Advantage AirCap hood prepared for co-generation, an
Advantage WetDust dust system, an Advantage Run sheet transfer
and an Advantage SoftReel L reel. The stock preparation lines will
consist of OptiSlush pulpers, OptiFiner conical refiners and
OptiScreen machine
Furthermore, the delivery will include an extensive automation
package with Metso DNA machine and process controls and Metso IQ
quality controls. Complete
engineering, installation supervision,
training, start-up and commissioning are
also included in the
Both tissue machines will have a width of 5.6 m and a design speed of
2,200 m/min. The new lines will have a design capacity of 70,000
tonnes a year of high-quality facial, toilet and towel grades. The
raw material for the new lines
will be virgin fiber. The production
lines are optimized to save energy and to
enhance final product
Hayat Kimya A.S. is part of the Hayat Group. The Hayat Group
primarily operates
in the chemicals, hygienic products, paper and
wood-based industries. The Hayat
tissue facilities today have a paper
production capacity of 140,000 tonnes and a converting capacity of
100,000 tonnes per year. Through the new investment and
projects the total production capacity of Hayat Kimya will reach
350,000 tonnes. 
Metso's pulp, paper and power professionals specialize in processes,
equipment, services, paper machine clothing and filter
fabrics. Our offering and experience cover the entire process life
cycle including new production lines,
rebuilds and services.,, 
Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in
the process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and
paper, power, and
oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over
50 countries contribute to
sustainability and deliver profitability
to customers worldwide. Metso's shares
are listed on the NASDAQ OMX
Helsinki Ltd., 
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For further information, please contact: 
Jan Erikson
Vice President, Sales, Tissue Mills business unit, Paper business line
tel. +46 70 517 14 90 
Bjorn Magnus
Sales Manager, Tissue Mills business unit, Paper business line
tel. +46 703 17 79 83
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