Board and paper
We supply competitiveness
Our expertise is rooted in experience. We’re proud to say that we have been co-operating with our customers in more than 700 board machine and 900 paper machine deliveries worldwide. Working closely together with papermakers has given valuable knowledge that is seen in our innovative paper machine and automation solutions enabling our customers reach their targets, whether it is more cost-efficient production or improved end product convertability of printability.
Our offering includes everything you need when producing board or paper cost-efficiently. We cover the entire life cycle of processes: new installations, rebuilds and services as well as automation solutions to guarantee that your paper machine runs smoothly, energy-efficiently and uses raw materials economically while being safe to use.
Right where you need us
Our services offering comprises everything from original spare and wear parts to long term partnership fine tuned to your specific needs. You can count on Valmet expertise available through our worldwide service network of more than 70 service centers in 17 countries.
So be it wear or spare parts support, maintenance services or a tailored service agreement, we’ll ensure your investment get the best of expertise they deserve. You will get maximal profitability and reduced operational costs.
With accurate and reliable automation solutions, such as measurements, stabilizing controls, advanced multi-variable process controls and operator information tools, Valmet provides you with the means and know-how to boost process stability and efficiency, and ensure maximum and sustainable profitability.
In Valmet's reference library you can find real life case stories on how our customers are moving their performance forward together with Valmet.
CUSTOMER SUCCESS STORIES
Cooperation moves Whakatane forward in improving performance
The Whakatane board mill in New Zealand was able to optimize their existing processes to gain their maximum potential through a Performance Agreement with Valmet. “The benefit of the Performance Agreement is that you have direct access to all the experts you really need.” says Mark Hammond, Head of Production, Whatakane mill.
A marvelous journey - conversion from paper to board
“PM 3 is almost like a new machine now; a combination of brand new technology and good, well maintained trusted technology”, says Stora Enso's Jukka Lyyra after successful paper to packaging conversion rebuild.
More intelligent maintenance with big data analytics
By analyzing big data from a production line, it is possible to increase maintenance efficiency, improve availability and optimize maintenance costs.
Siam Kraft - going forward with cutting-edge technology
Siam Kraft Industry, a subsidiary of SCG Paper, has made investments in new production capacity in Thailand. They selected Valmet to supply a complete OptiConcept M boardmaking line with extended project implementation.
Buying knowhow boosts competetiveness of Cartiere del Garda
Valmet's press nip analysis service increased production and saved money, but also helped to gain fundamental knowhow.
Efficiency through living and breathing safety
Safety has seldom been seen as the main driving force behind modernizing a paper machine. But for Stora Enso's BM5 in Tainionkoski in Finland it was. To ensure mills safety performance, Valmet delivered safer winder, transfer rails from reel to winder, and some measurements and controls for the board machine.