Maintenance and service contract for Arauco in Chile
It is the largest maintenance and service contract Andritz has ever been awarded. This order follows the announcement by Andritz in October 2018 that it would be supplying major woodyard equipment, fiber line, white liquor plant and evaporation technologies and equipment for the MAPA project.
Completion of the MAPA project will make the Chilean company the third largest supplier of eucalyptus pulp globally. The modernization and expansion project is due to start up in the 1st quarter of 2021 and will see the mill producing 2.1 million tons of pulp annually.