Face mask

High-speed converting for health protection - D-TECH face mask

From the experts in hygiene converting - the new line for producing high-quality protection wear in face masks

ANDRITZ with its Group member ANDRITZ Diatec is recognized worldwide as specialists in machine technology for the manufacture of hygienic applications. The company has a particular expertise in the areas of efficiency, minimizing waste, and production speed. 
With its latest development, D-TECH face mask, the company is now entering the field of medical protective equipment. 

In the first configuration, this new converting line will produce masks for surgical/medical applications; other mask types like type N95 /FFP2 are currently being evaluated.

Up to 110 m/min

Production speed 

Up to 600

Capacity per minute

90 %

Uptime efficiency 

Up to 750,000

Capacity per day

14000 mm length | 2000 mm width | 2500 mm height

Line dimensions

Built for now and the future

The new ANDRITZ D-TECH production line for protective masks can fully automatically laminate and produce three fabric layers (spunbond, meltblown, thermally bonded nonwovens, and many others) and includes unwinding and guiding units for nonwovens. In the future, another layer can be added to the processing to enable further product diversification or types of face masks.



  • High production speed (depending on type of mask to produce)
  • Enhanced production capacity
  • Non-stop production
  • Robust construction of the entire equipment
  • High end continuous production due to splicing systems
  • Reduced maintenance downtime for higher efficiency
  • Energy efficiency for a better carbon footprint
  • Easy to operate in all functions of the line
  • Quality control system included
  • Quick delivery and assembly of the line
  • Full ANDRITZ service and support, optionally for entire product life cycle

Indispensable as basic equipment in the medical field: face masks

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With the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, normal households will also have a greater interest in protective masks

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The ANDRITZ D-TECH face mask line comprises

  • Unwinding and guiding units for nonwoven webs
  • Cutting and positioning devices for the metal nose bar
  • Edge welding and cutting unit
  • 90° rotation process of face mask
  • Positioning and welding of the ear loop elastics
  • Smart and continuous production – all product parameters are controlled automatically
  • ANDRITZ Diatec D-TECH Face Mask PDF : 2.1 MB
  • Presentation D-Tech FACE MASK PDF : 1.6 MB
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