Pulping and fiber
Valmet’s fiber technical know-how offers a chain of intelligent, integrated and complete processes for chemical and mechanical pulping, recycled fiber processing, stock preparation and panelboard production to ensure that the desired final product quality can be produced from all known fiber raw materials.
Optimum and reliable performance of each processing stage as regards quality, economy and environmentally sound operation is our target. Moreover, Valmet’s fiber processes strive to meet current demands for increasingly higher capacities to guarantee improved profitability.
As pulp manufacturers look for ways to improve process efficiency and business profitability, they are turning to intelligent automation solutions and services from Valmet. With an industry-leading automation offering that ranges from analyzers and measurements to comprehensive plant-wide automation solutions, we are in a strong position to deliver results; see our references for more information.
Targets exceeded in Nippon Paper Akita lime kiln process
Valmet implemented Lime Kiln Optimizer solution to Nippon Paper Akita mill to reduce specific energy consumption and maximize the more cost efficient fuel usage.
HC bleaching success at Rottneros
A Valmet cost-effective HC (High Consistency) bleach plant was the natural choice when Rottneros invested to increase its competitiveness in market pulp sales. Results after the start up show that it was the right choice.
Virtual connection, remote diagnosis add to Burgo mill results
A Valmet bleach plant optimization project at Burgo’s Ardennes kraft pulp mill in Belgium achieved a good return of investment and fulfilled customer’s expectations.
Optimizing the continuous cooking digesters at Stora Enso Imatra Mills
Stora Enso Imatra Mills annually produce approximately one million tons of board and paper. The main production is of liquid packaging for beverage cartoons, and food services boards for paper cups and other food packages
Suzano's Imperatriz pulp mill sets new standards for green energy in Brazil
Along with the further improvements in other processes of the mill, Suzano is generating enough power for its own consumption and a surplus of 2.0 GWh per day. This is enough electricity to supply a city of a million inhabitants with green energy from 100% planted trees.