Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
ANDRITZ to supply a complete needlepunch line to Autoneum, Mexico
The scope of supply includes a Dynamic eXcelle card and a crosslapper in combination with ANDRITZ technology for drafting and needling. ANDRITZ will also supply the process control equipment as well as the unique, closed-loop ProDyn system, thus providing continuous web monitoring and optimization of the end product. With a maximum speed of 20 m/min, the production capacity of the ANDRITZ needlepunch line will be up to 1,100 kg/hr.
This order once again demonstrates the strong and long-term partnership between ANDRITZ and Autoneum. Autoneum already operates several ANDRITZ lines in Bloomsburg, PA, and Jeffersonville, IN, both USA, as well as several lines in Europe.
Autoneum is the global market and technology leader in acoustic and thermal management solutions for vehicles. Based on its own expertise and technological know-how, Autoneum develops and produces systems and components for leading automobile manufacturers. Its customers are present in the key markets of Europe, North America, South America, and Asia. Autoneum is represented at around 50 locations in over 20 countries and has a workforce of more than 11,000 employees worldwide.