A Valmet bleach plant optimization project at Burgo’s Ardennes kraft pulp mill in Belgium achieved the customer’s expectations and a good ROI. However, this was not the end of the task to maintain and improve the results, as the control performance has actually improved under the watchful, remote surveillance of Valmet engineers, As an example, Valmet staff have been instrumental in diagnosing and correcting a temperature regulation problem. Valmet’s solution reduced chemical consumption.
The Whakatane Mill in New Zealand was able to optimize their existing processes to gain their maximum potential through a performance agreement.
BKK Varme is the largest energy company in western Norway. At its incineration plant in Rådalen, Fana, the company is responsible for waste handling from about 320,000 inhabitants in the local municipalities. To replace the outdated PLC system, Valmet’s steam turbine automation has been taking in use.
Valmet's unique dissolving fiber line concept resulted in a flexible and sustainable solution at Ngodwana mill.