Andritz to supply largest pressurised refining system for Guangxi Guoxu’s MDF production line in China

International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Guangxi Guoxu Group Co., Ltd. to supply a pressurised refining system for their MDF production line in Wuzhou City, Guangxi Province, China.

This will be the largest system ever installed in China, with a capacity of 45 bdmt/h and including an S2064M refiner. Start-up of the equipment is scheduled for the end of 2020.

The proven Andritz equipment will process 60 per cent eucalyptus and 40 per cent pine and hardwood as raw materials. Its state-of-the-art design ensures best fibre quality at very low energy demand.

The Guoxu Group, headquartered in Nanning, is one of the largest wood-based panel industry groups in China, integrating R&D, production and sales of wood-based panels, and operates seven production sites in China.

International technology group Andritz offers a broad portfolio of innovative plants, equipment, systems and services for the pulp and paper industry, the hydropower sector, the metals processing and forming industry, solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors, as well as animal feed and biomass pelleting.