“This capacity increase in Turin is an important step for Ahlstrom’s Filtration business area. We are committed to grow with our customers as a global supplier in the filtration market with a full offering of filter media. We are pleased to be able to provide the newest technology to our customers, both for transportation and advanced filtration materials. This way we will help our customers to stay ahead,” states Tommi Björnman, executive vice president, Filtration.
“We are excited about the new saturator line, which has state-of- the-art control equipment that ensures manufacturing of a very consistent, clean and high quality media,“ adds Gary Blevins, Vice President, transportation filtration.
A leading producer of filtration materials with 11 production sites across four continents., Ahlstrom announced earlier this year it had completed significant upgrades with various filtration testing and simulation equipment to its Global Filtration Technical Center in Turin, Italy.