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EANS-News: ANDRITZ to supply the world's largest High Energy Recovery Boiler to OKI Pulp & Paper Mills, Indonesia

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Graz (euro adhoc) - Graz, February 17, 2014.  International technology Group
ANDRITZ has received an order from OKI Pulp & Paper Mills to supply the world's
largest recovery boiler for OKI's new kraft pulp mill in Indonesia. Start-up is
scheduled for the second quarter of 2016. The order value amounts to
approximately 120 million euros.

The total capacity of the ANDRITZ High Energy Recovery Boiler (HERB) is about
50% higher than of any other recovery boiler in operation today worldwide,
reaching a black liquor firing capacity of 11,600 tons of dry solids per day.
The maximum daily green electricity production of the boiler is equivalent to
the average daily electricity power need of a European city of one million
inhabitants.

The boiler will feature state-of-the-art solutions for optimizing power-to-heat
ratios by operating at higher pressures and temperatures than conventional
boilers. This allows pulp mills to maximize their environmental-friendly power
generation. The order confirms the position of the ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER business
area as one the world's leading suppliers for high-energy recovery boilers.

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The ANDRITZ GROUP
The ANDRITZ GROUP is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and
services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking
and steel industries, and solid/liquid separation in the municipal and
industrial sectors. In addition, ANDRITZ offers technologies for certain other
sectors including automation, the production of animal feed and biomass pellets,
pumps, machinery for nonwovens and plastic films, steam boiler plants, biomass
boilers and gasification plants for energy generation, flue gas cleaning plants,
plants for the production of panelboards (MDF), thermal sludge utilization, and
biomass torrefaction plants. The publicly listed, international technology Group
is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of around 23,900 employees.
ANDRITZ operates over 220 production sites as well as service and sales
companies all around the world.

ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER
ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER is a leading global supplier of equipment, systems, and
services for the production and processing of all types of pulps, paper, tissue,
and board. The technologies cover processing of logs, annual fibers, and waste
paper, production of chemical pulp, mechanical pulp, and recycled fibers,
recovery and reuse of chemicals, preparation of paper machine furnish,
production of paper, tissue, and board, calendering and coating of paper, as
well as treatment of reject materials and sludge. The service range includes
modernization, rebuilds, spare and wear parts, service and maintenance, as well
as machine transfer and second-hand equipment. Biomass, steam, and recovery
boilers, gasification plants for energy production, flue gas cleaning plants,
production equipment for biofuel (second generation) and biomass pelleting,
biomass torrefaction, and plants for the production of nonwovens, dissolving
pulp, plastic films, and panelboards (MDF) are also allocated to the business
area.


Further inquiry note:
Oliver Pokorny
Head of Corporate Communications
Tel.: +43 316 6902 1332
Fax: +43 316 6902 465
mailto:oliver.pokorny@andritz.com

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