International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Jindal Films, the world’s largest producer of BOPP and BOPET plastic films and headquartered in New Delhi, India, to supply a new sequential pilot line to the Jindal Films’ production site in Virton, Belgium. The line is planned to be fully commissioned in summer 2016.
ANDRITZ Biax is to deliver a SEDYN eXcelle line for the production of a wide range of innovative prototype films for packaging, printing, and labeling. The multi-layer line will support Jindal Films’ intensive R&D program that focuses on shorter film development cycles and faster market introduction of new film types.
This order confirms the position of ANDRITZ Biax as one of the world’s leading suppliers of highly flexible lines for added-value film applications.
About The ANDRITZ GROUP
ANDRITZ (andritz.com) is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking and steel industries, and for solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors. The publicly listed technology Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of almost 25,000 employees. ANDRITZ operates over 250 sites worldwide.
About ANDRITZ Biax
ANDRITZ Biax is specialized in the design, manufacture, installation, and servicing of plants for the production of biaxially oriented films. Plants can be supplied for two-step sequential stretching or one-step simultaneous stretching with biaXline MESIM (MEchanical SIMultaneous). The technologies can be configured to produce several different functional layers of film to give specific properties. ANDRITZ offers complete biaxially oriented film production systems from raw material storage to post-processing equipment.