2017 Sponsors



Subsidiary of a North American group, with a global presence for more than 120 years, Albany International began its trajectory in Brazil in 1975. It brought the experience in the manufacture of clothing for pulp and paper machines, development of technical fabrics for applications Textiles, tanneries, corrugators and other industrial markets.

The group operates with 22 factories, is present in 10 countries, and employs 4,400 people worldwide. Albany International aims to create value in a highly technical market, consolidating itself as a benchmark in the segments in which it operates. With a strong investment in research, technology and the development of complete solutions in products and services, Albany International guarantees superior results to its customers.

Additional information about the Company and its products and services can be found at www.albint.com



BTG is committed to helping clients achieve significant, sustainable gains in business performance. We accomplish this through our world-class people, market-leading technologies, industry expertise and a passion for results.

For Tissue and Towel producers we provide market leading technologies for process control instrumentation solutions, high-performance doctoring applications and Tissue Services including Precision Thermal Imaging, Inspection and Vibration monitoring.

Our team of experts will work with you to understand your unique process and provide solutions for all at home or away from home grades. Our Creping Excellence Platform expands the focus upstream to include unit operation optimization, fiber and chemical savings, grade development support, machine efficiency improvements and Yankee safety leading to uniform product quality and higher yield on the machines and through converting. The end result is increased productivity, improved quality and higher asset safety.

At BTG we are dedicated to your success