“The year 2011 has been very successful for ALLIMAND Paper Machines Group with the orders of 3 complete paper machines with auxiliaries for Spain, Indonesia & China. Those paper machines are dedicated to the production of technical papers and will be delivered in 2012 for start-up end the year / beginning of 2013. ALLIMAND has also taken in orders several upgrading of existing paper & board machines in France, Thailand, India, Saudi Arabia. In 2011, ALLIMAND has mainly start up one new paper machine with auxiliaries for thin printing papers for Mudanjiang Hengfeng China, winders for SWM Group France operation and Ballarpur Paper Mill (repeat order), A Sizer for Clairefontaine Group, France operation, producing graphic papers, NAOS shoe press for Shinpoong Korea producing coated board”, said Mr. Franck RETTMEYER, Chairman & CEO, ALLIMAND.
“ALLIMAND 2012 activity will be focused on the manufacturing, delivery of these 3 new paper machines, the start-up of equipments for India (Trident Group), Saudi Arabia (SC Sizer for Waraq Paper Mill), Thai Kraft PM6 upgrading project (SC Sizer and Post Dryer Section), and other orders for French paper mills related with the production of technical papers and board. The highlights of ALLIMAND 2012 will be the introduction of new concepts of Headboxes and Sizer. This new generation of equipment’s are already sold to European and Asian Customers.”
“Paperex 2011 has been a good exhibition with the presence of many premium actors of Indian paper industry. It has been an active Paperex, in line with the development of Indian paper industry. For sure, ALLIMAND paper machines group will continue to prospect Indian market in close cooperation with LEPL (Link Engineers) under the leadership of Mr. Siddharth Sikka.”