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PrimeService for Modern
Tissue Machines: Extending
Life Cycle Key to Lower Costs
MARK RUSHTON

Andritz AG, Graz, Austria, is strengthening its service activities for tissue machines and has a series of new tools designed to
make life a lot less complicated for mill managers and production personnel. Tissue 360o magazine recently met with two key Andritz
service people, Johannes Kraxner and Erwin Walcher, to discuss new ideas for an ever-challenging service environment. The essence of
this discussion is summarized in the following Q&A below.
Tissue360o: Can you tell us what you are noticing about the
service market in the pulp and paper sector?
Andritz: The tissue industry is characterized by severe competition
and cost pressure. This is why service is gaining more and more
importance, with customers recognizing the benefits of improving the
performance of their equipment, adapting and extending the overall
lifetimes. In addition, in the tissue sector, service activities are often
requested to solve runnability, quality, or energy issues. Customers are

also recognizing how professional services such as consultancy, training, and measurements can help improve their business performance.
In what areas are you noticing growth-rebuilds?
conversions? overhauls?
In all three areas. When talking about rebuilds, yankee hood rebuilds
seem to become more and more important. The prevention of sheet
breaks and fires in the drying section and especially in the area of the

A part of yankee hood rebuilds, Andritz offers steel yankees for new machines and rebuilds.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Tissue360 - Fall/Winter 2016

Setpoint
Tissue Industry News
PrimeService for Modern Tissue Machines
Making the Most of Opportunity in Tissue?
Reducing MRO Inventory Using RCM Principles
Vacuum Blower Saves 40-50 Percent Tissue Dewatering Costs
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Tissue360 - Fall/Winter 2016 - Making the Most of Opportunity in Tissue?
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Tissue360 - Fall/Winter 2016 - Vacuum Blower Saves 40-50 Percent Tissue Dewatering Costs
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