Hayat Kimya AS - Turkey completes expansion with new rewinder
On February 2010, Hayat Kymia AS - Turkey, has signed a contract with Toscotec for the supply of a TT WIND-L tissue slitter rewinder for its new tissue production line to be installed in the company's mill in Yenikoy, located near the city of Izmit. Hayat Kimya AS, part of the Hayat Group with its headquarter in Istambul, is a leading tissue producer in the growing Turkish market. The company has recently announced to duplicate its production of tissue products in the Yenikoy mill by adding a new 70.000 tpy tissue line.
The Toscotec supply will complete the project scope and will be fully integrated in the production cycle being in line with the tissue machine and with the roll handling system.
The TT WIND-L features 2 unwind stands and is capable of handling parent rolls of 5600 mm width and 3000 mm diameter at a maximum operating speed of 1800 mpm. The rewinder is equipped with an automatic slitting unit complete of 24 knives and with an automatic shaft handling system. The project, defined on a turn key basis, includes all the necessary auxiliaries as well as the control system, electrical cabinets and dedicated lubrication and hydraulic units.
Start up is planned for December this year.